Saudi-Jordanian committee concludes meetings

The 16th session of the Saudi-Jordanian Joint Committee concluded in Riyadh on Thursday. (SPA)
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Updated 21 December 2019

Saudi-Jordanian committee concludes meetings

  • The committee discussed the recommendations of the joint report

RIYADH: The 16th session of the Saudi-Jordanian Joint Committee concluded in Riyadh on Thursday, under the co-chairmanship of Saudi Minister of Transport Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, and Jordanian Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply Dr. Tariq Al-Hammouri.

The two sides reviewed a number of issues pertaining to the fields of finance, development, commerce, investment, economy, security, judiciary, energy, industry, health, education, culture, media, environment, municipal affairs, housing, Islamic affairs, labor, sports, tourism, transportation, communications and customs.  

The committee discussed the recommendations of the joint report and talks at the level of the sub-committees.

It looks to develop the best methods to support the process of cooperation between the two countries, overcome obstacles and difficulties that may arise, and provide opportunities in order to enhance work between them.

At the conclusion of the meetings, the Saudi and Jordanian sides signed an agreement based on the recommendations listed in the minutes.


Saudi deputy defense chief receives Yemeni president

Updated 26 November 2020

Saudi deputy defense chief receives Yemeni president

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman received Yemen’s President  Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi on Wednesday.
Prince Khalid said they discussed the situation in Yemen. The minister also reaffirmed the commitment of the leadership of the Kingdom to the stability of Yemen.
In a tweet, early on Thursday, the minister said to the president that the Saudi leadership wanted security and progress for the Yemeni people. He assured the president that implementing of the Riyadh Agreement will move forward to promote peace and stability,  prioritizing the interest of Yemeni people.