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Saudi-Russian Talks Over Space Cooperation

Saudi-Russian Talks Over Space Cooperation

Friday, 19 April, 2019 - 07:15
via SPA
Moscow - Asharq Al-Awsat
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov and Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Chairman of the Saudi Space Agency, currently on a visit to Russian Federation, have met Thursday in Moscow.

The Russian official welcomed, in the name of the Russian government, Prince Sultan bin Salman on his first visit as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Space Agency, praising the personality of His Highness and his achievements, the Saudi Press Agency reported (SPA).

He also valued the historical relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Russia.

The official stressed the importance of cooperation and partnership between both countries in all fields, including the space sector, which occupies an important position in the future sectors.

According to SPA, this can play a pivotal role in the integration between the two countries and open important economic areas and investment partnerships within the framework of the Committee Which includes a number of key axes, including telecommunications and space.

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