RIYADH: The president of the Human Rights Commission, Dr. Awwad Al-Awwad, held talks with Amal Amelia Lakrafi, deputy president of the French-Saudi Parliamentary Friendship Committee, in Riyadh on Monday.
They discussed aspects of cooperation particularly in the areas of human rights and ways to enhance them.
They commended the deep relation between the two friendly countries. Al-Awwad reviewed the efforts of the Kingdom under the leadership of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is supporting and promoting human rights.
Al-Awwad also highlighted the developments taking place in the Kingdom toward the goal of achieving sustainable development in line with the Vision 2030.
France ranks third among countries investing in Saudi Arabia, and has 80 companies operating in the Kingdom.
Saudi investments in France amount to about $900 million, mostly in the real estate sector, according to French statistics.