“Saudi-Japanese Business Forum – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030” Holds Activities

Tokyo, Dhu-AlQa’dah 29, 1437, Sep 1, 2016, SPA — In the framework of the visit of Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense to Japan, the “Saudi-Japanese Business Forum – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030” held its activities here today with the participation of Saudi Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf; Minister Economy and Planning Dr. Adel Faqih and a number of Saudi and Japanese Ministers.
At the beginning of the Forum, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Japan External Trade Organization “JETRO”, Hiroaki Ishii, delivered an opening speech in which he welcomed the Japanese Ministers and businessmen, whose numbers amounted to 500 businessmen in this Forum.
JETRO Chairman said that “Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030” is a national strategy for the transformation in the twenty first century and is fit and in harmony with the aspirations of Japan in the finance of industries and the development of facilities where Japanese companies have great potentials to contribute to this vision
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