RIYADH: King Salman received a message from Angolan President Joao Lourenco.
The letter was delivered to the king during his meeting with Angola’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Manuel Augusto in Riyadh on Wednesday.
The king sent greetings back to the Angolan president.
The reception was attended by Minister of State and Cabinet’s Member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir, Minister of African Affairs Ahmed Qattan, and Angola’s non-resident Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Dr. Jose de Lemos.
Earlier, Augusto said that Angola has huge investment opportunities in agriculture, fishing, and diamond production.
He urged Saudi businessmen to invest in Angola. He added that the two countries have common interests in the political and diplomatic sectors, and that they insist on fighting terrorism and cooperating with the Kingdom to reform the UN, especially the Security Council.