1998 News Story

Shura Council meeting

The Consultative Council(Majlis Al-Shura) today approved in a regular session under the chairmanship of Sheikh Muhammad Ibn Ibrahim Ibn Jubeir, the amendment of some of the articles of the system of the Saudi Development Fund (SDF). The amendments will enable SDF to expand its activities and boost the nation's non-oil exports. The Shura Council also heard a report submitted by the committee for economic and financial affairs on the performance of the Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO).