U.S. delegation visits Eastern Province Chamber of Commerce and Industry
April 18, 2012
Abdullah Al-Majdoo’e, a member of the Board of Directors of the Eastern Province Chamber of Commerce and Industry, received a U.S. commercial delegation in Dammam yesterday. The delegation was led by Nichole Lamb-Hale, the Assistant U.S. Secretary for Manufacturing and Services at the Commerce Department, and included representatives from thirteen companies. During the meeting, the Saudi side urged U.S. businesses to invest in green energy sources in the Kingdom, especially solar energy. Al-Majdoo’e advised the delegation to consider investing in the Ras Al-Khair area along the Arab Gulf. The meeting was also attended by Secretary General of the Eastern Province Chamber of Commerce Abdulrahman Al-Wabel.