Saudi Arabia gifts hundreds of tons of dates to Pakistan, Senegal

April 10, 2013

The Saudi Embassy in Islamabad recently delivered 200 tons of dates to Pakistani officials as a gift from the Kingdom to the people of Pakistan. The dates are just one part of the annual aid provided to Pakistan every year by Saudi Arabia, said Jassem bin Mohammed Al-Khalidi, an Advisor at the Saudi Embassy.

Meanwhile, Saudi Ambassador to Senegal Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Al-Ayfan handed over 100 ton of dates to Mansur Faye, the Senegalese official in charge of Social Protection and National Solidarity. The handover ceremony took place in the presence of Senegalese officials and representatives of the Saudi Finance Ministry,