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Saudi Ambassador to Switzerland Stresses Depth of Saudi-Swiss Ties

Saudi Ambassador to Switzerland Stresses Depth of Saudi-Swiss Ties

Thursday, 18 April, 2019 - 07:45
Asharq Al-Awsat
Prince Mansour bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Switzerland, has affirmed the importance of enhancing cooperation between the Kingdom and Switzerland in all fields.

In his speech at the meeting of the Saudi-Swiss Business Council, he called on Swiss businessmen to invest in Saudi Arabia.

He pointed out that Saudi Arabia is one of the most stable and attractive countries for investment incentives and facilities. He also called on Saudi businessmen to discuss various investment opportunities in Switzerland, indicating that the volume of trade exchange between the Kingdom and Switzerland amounted to approximately 5.7 billion dollars, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

He added that the growth of the private sector is a central pillar of the Saudi Arabia's policy and development march as the Government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques has attached a great attention to encouraging the private sector and will continue its policies aimed at overcoming the difficulties that it may face.

It is worth mentioning that a delegation of Saudi businessmen headed by the President of the Saudi-Swiss Business Council, Salah Abdulhadi Al-Qahtani, has paid a visit to the city of Geneva on April 8-12 where it held meetings and consultations with Swiss businessmen culminated by signing strategic partnership agreements with the Swiss side in several fields, according to SPA.

The Saudi delegation has also provided the Swiss businessmen with a presentation on the Kingdom's Vision 2030.

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