2002 News Story

Prince Salman opens first conference on accountancy

Governor of Riyadh Province Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz opened in Riyadh yesterday the First Conference on Accountancy, organized by the Chartered Accountants Association under the title 'The Role of Accountancy in the Protection and Development of Investments'. Reading a speech on behalf of Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Prince Salman declared: "The government has always paid attention to the profession of accountancy and auditing, considering it as playing a key role in assisting company officials to reach the right decisions, and this will be reflected in the nation's economy."