2001 News Story

Saudi leadership welcomes Japanese trade delegation

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz yesterday received a delegation from the Japanese House of Representatives, which also met with Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz. Today, the delegation visited the headquarters of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) for a briefing on SAGIA's activities and the Kingdom's advantageous investment opportunities.

On Saturday, the delegation met with Deputy Chairman of the Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) Bakri Saleh Shata, officials from the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, and Assistant Minister of Defense and Aviation Prince Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz.