Saudi crown prince discusses bilateral ties with Singapore's deputy PM

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meeting with Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratunam in Riyadh on Monday. (SPA)
Updated 23 January 2019

Saudi crown prince discusses bilateral ties with Singapore's deputy PM

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratunam on Monday in Riyadh to review bilateral relations between the two countries, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said.
The crown prince also discussed with Shanmugaratunam opportunities for developing cooperation between the two sides in various fields, especially the economic aspect, and the desire of the Singaporean government to contribute to programs and projects to achieve the Kingdom's Vision 2030 program. 
Shanmugaratunam is also Singapore's minister for economic policy.
Among those who attended the meeting meeting were Majid Al-Qasabi, Saudi trade and investment manager; Khaled Al-Falih, Minister of energy, industry and mineral resources; Education Minister Hamad Al-Sheikh; Saudi Ambassador to Singapore Saad Al-Saleh. Osman;  Lawrence Anderson, the Singaporean ambassador to the Kingdom; and a number of officials.

 


Saudi minister meets foreign ambassadors in Riyadh

Updated 8 min 46 sec ago

Saudi minister meets foreign ambassadors in Riyadh

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir has held a series of meetings in Riyadh with foreign ambassadors to the Kingdom.

On Thursday, he held separate meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kozlov, Egyptian Ambassador Nasser Hamdy and Indian Ambassador Dr. Ausaf Sayeed.

The meetings reviewed the Kingdom’s bilateral relations with the ambassadors’ respective countries, and Al-Jubeir and the ambassadors discussed regional and international developments and issues of mutual interest.

Al-Jubeir also received Sudanese Ambassador Abdelazim Mohammed Al-Sadiq and Swedish Ambassador Jan Knutsson, both of whom are ending their tenures as ambassadors to the Kingdom.

Al-Jubeir thanked them both for their efforts in strengthening bilateral relations, and wished them success for the future.