The Vice-President of the German Parliament Thomas Oppermann visited Oman from October 29 to November 01, 2018. He was accompanied by State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice Christian Lange MP, Katja Suding MP and Stefan Liebich MP. Among others, the delegation was hosted by HH Sayyid Asʿad bin Tariq Al Saʿīd, Deputy Prime Minister for International Cooperation and Relations as well as Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdallah, Minister responsible for Foreign Affairs. Vice-president Oppermann and the delegation held talks with the presidents of both chambers of the Majlis Oman. Further on the programme have been visits to the Middle East Desalination Research Centre (MEDRC) and the German University of Technology (GUtech).