Wednesday, March 15, 2017

King Salman visits China, his fifth Asian destination

Al-Arabiya - March 15, 2016

King Salman arrived to China on Wednesday, his fifth destination in the historic trip to Asia.  The Saudi King concluded his visit to Japan by attending the closing session of the Forum on the Business vision between Saudi Arabia and Japan 2030 organized by the Saudi trade and investment system and the Japan Cooperation Center for the Middle East.  The forum discussed ways to achieve the emerging executive programs emanating from the kingdom vision 2030, and to promote trade and investment between Saudi Arabia and Japan.  The Forum discussed enhancing the volume of trade and investment between the two countries in the presence of a large number of Saudi and Japanese businessmen.  Saudi King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz and the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe also attended the signing of notes and program of cooperation between the governments of Saudi Arabia and Japan in the field of industrial revolution. They also signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on the implementation of the Japanese Saudi Vision for 2030.  Next, the Saudi delegation will head to China, the fifth destination of King Salman’s historic Asian tour.