Saudi continues support for Palestinian budget

July 16, 2009

Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Arab League Ambassador Ahmad Kattan announced today that Saudi Development Fund has taken the necessary measures to transfer the April and May 2009 installments to the Palestinian Ministry of Finance for the support of the Palestinian Authority budget.  Ambassador Kattan said that the transfer, totaling $15.4 million, is part of the Kingdom’s support for the Palestinian Authority and in accordance with the resolutions of the Arab League Summits.