Saudi Arabia business people and media have also paid close attention to President Xi's visit.
"President Xi chooses this time to visit Saudi Arabia and meet with
King Salman. It will provide more opportunities for my company and
encourage my team to work better," said Mohamed Shamry, CEO of Yesrifu.
"Every Saudi Arabian media is setting its sights on President Xi's
visit. After the announcement, all media have begun preparations for
related coverage. It is a rare chance," said A. Obaid, journalist of Al
"From the political side, it is a very important visit. Because China
is a permanent member of the UN Security Council, and plays a great
role in the formation of its policy. China has contributed to the
dealings with regional crisis, especially that of Syria," said M.
Yousuf, journalist of Middle East Newspaper.