Alwaleed meets Bloomberg and Blankfein in New York

Alwaleed meets Bloomberg and Blankfein in New York
Prince Alwaleed and Michael Bloomberg during the meeting in New York.
Updated 15 May 2016

Alwaleed meets Bloomberg and Blankfein in New York

Alwaleed meets Bloomberg and Blankfein in New York

RIYADH: Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) and owner of Alarab News Channel, met with Michael Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg at the company’s headquarters during his visit to New York.
Fahad Alsukait, CEO of Rotana Group and Alarab News Channel that are owned by the prince, and Hassna Alturki, executive manager for international relations to the chairman and Fahad bin Nafel, senior executive assistant to the chairman, attended the meeting.
The two discussed media related issues.
The meeting touched upon the latest economic developments in the GCC, and globally.
Prince Alwaleed had announced an agreement with Bloomberg LP in which Bloomberg will support the creation of financial and economic news programing throughout the day on the channel.
The Alarab news channel is an independent venture from Kingdom Holding Company and Rotana group and is privately owned by Prince Alwaleed.
Also during the prince’s trip to New York, Prince Alwaleed met Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and CEO, Goldman Sachs Group at the company’s Headquarters.
During the meeting, the two discussed investment related issues.
The meeting touched upon the latest economic developments in the GCC, and globally.
Fahad Alsukait, Hassna Alturki and Fahad bin Nafel also attended the talks.
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