RIYADH: The Saudi ministries of investment and tourism will hold the Saudi-Spanish Investment Forum on Sunday with the participation of a large commercial and public delegation from both sides, the two bodies announced on Saturday.
The forum is an opportunity to enable private sector partnerships and explore new opportunities in various sectors, the ministries said.
The Kingdom’s Minister of Investment Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Tourism Ahmed Al-Khateeb, and Spanish Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Reyes Maroto will attend the event, along with government and private sector officials, and representatives of major Saudi and Spanish companies.
The forum’s activities include dialogue sessions to discuss major projects in the Kingdom, and discussions on sustainable tourism, infrastructure, hospitality, innovation and technology.
The forum will also include bilateral sessions between private sector institutions from both sides to review aspects of cooperation and investment partnership and exchange expertise.
It comes within the framework of the two countries’ efforts to achieve integration, benefit from each other’s great investment potential, and enhance bilateral economic and investment cooperation.