Deputy Finance Minister meets U.S. Treasury Deputy Secretary
September 12, 2012
Deputy Minister of Finance Dr. Hamad bin Sulaiman Al-Bazai’ met in Riyadh today with Deputy Secretary of the United States Treasury Department Neal Wolin, who is currently visiting the Kingdom. During the meeting, the two sides reviewed bilateral relations, especially in the economic field. They also discussed the Deauville Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition and the Kingdom’s recent developmental support for Yemen. Dr. Al-Bazai’ expressed Saudi Arabia’s commitment to supporting its Yemeni neighbor, while the U.S. official thanked the Kingdom for its efforts to maintain the economic stability of Arab countries.
Later, Deputy Secretary Wolin met with Minister of Economy and Planning Dr. Mohammed Al-Jasser at the latter’s office in Riyadh.