Saudi Arabia’s King Salman receives call from Egyptian, Kuwaiti, Jordanian leaders for Eid Al-Fitr

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman receives call from Egyptian, Kuwaiti, Jordanian leaders for Eid Al-Fitr
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Updated 23 May 2020

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman receives call from Egyptian, Kuwaiti, Jordanian leaders for Eid Al-Fitr

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman receives call from Egyptian, Kuwaiti, Jordanian leaders for Eid Al-Fitr

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman received a phone call on Friday from Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to congratulate him on the upcoming Muslim holiday, Eid Al-Fitr.
Saudi Arabia announced on Friday that the last day of the holy month of Ramadan will be on Saturday, and Eid Al-Fitr will begin on Sunday.
The king also received reciprocal phone calls from Kuwaiti Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and King Abdullah II of Jordan.
King Salman said he hoped progress and prosperity would return to the Arab and Islamic nations.


Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts
Updated 23 January 2021

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts

Visit to Uzbekistan by high-level Saudi delegation starts
  • Aim is to enhance bilateral relations
  • A number of joint projects will be launched during the trip

RIYADH: A high-level Saudi delegation begin an official visit to Uzbekistan on Saturday, with the aim of strengthening bilateral relations, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Friday.
The delegation, led by Minister of Investment Khalid Al-Falih, will include officials from a large number of government agencies, in addition to representatives from the private sector and senior Saudi businessmen.
The agenda for the visit includes the unveiling of a number of joint projects, the signing of a memorandum of understanding, and the launch of renewable-energy projects led by Saudi companies, as well as meetings between officials and businessmen from both countries.
Uzbekistan’s “business environment is witnessing an increase in investment opportunities in the fields of energy, food industries, building materials, mining, electronics, information technology, agriculture and others,” according to the SPA report.