2001 News Story

Crown Prince Abdullah promotes economic conference

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz will attend a five-day international conference entitled: 'Vision of the Saudi economy up to the year 2020' scheduled to open on October 20 at the King Faisal Hall in Riyadh. Over 160 working papers will be presented by international financial experts in the fields of investment, privatization and economics, from Bahrain, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen and the United Arab Emirates as well as Saudi Arabia, with Algeria and Turkey represented as observers.