While in Los Angeles, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and His Royal Highness Ambassador Prince Khalid bin Salman, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United States of America, met with the executives from Warner Bros., Disney, and Magic Leap. As the Kingdom looks to develop its entertainment sector, the Crown Prince discussed his Vision 2030 strategy and diversification plan with the industry leaders. The discussions also included the intent to grow Saudi Arabia’s domestic talent in addition to providing its young population with both the means and outlets
In line with Vision 2030’s diversification efforts, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Culture and Information has awarded the first license to operate an international-based movie theater in the country to AMC Theatres, which will allow the largest company of its kind to operate cinemas in the Kingdom. AMC will open the doors of its first Saudi theater in the capital, Riyadh, on April 18, 2018.
During His Royal Highness the Crown Prince's stop in Los Angeles, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with The Honorable Eric Garcetti, Mayor of Los Angeles. His Royal Highness Ambassador Prince Khalid bin Salman, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to the United States, also attended. The meeting's discussions included economic cooperation in the context of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 and other matters.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Monarch, had a telephone call yesterday with United States of America's President, President Donald Trump.
The His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, Sir Richard Branson and the management teams of Virgin Group’s space businesses and Virgin Hyperloop One today entered the next stage of their relationship. This will see all parties come together around the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, the long-term diversification strategy spearheaded by Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman to bring wide ranging economic, social reforms, and modernization to the Kingdom.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s official visit has moved onto Seattle. During his Seattle stop, the His Royal Highness the Crown Prince met individually with Mr. Bill Gates, Co-Chairman of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Co-Founder of Microsoft; Mr. Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon; and Mr. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft. His Royal Highness the Crown Prince had a friendly and productive discussion with Mr.
with Revenues to Exceed $22 billion and 6,000 jobs by 2030
On the sidelines of the historic visit to the United States of America by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman, the Economic Club of New York hosted, on Thursday, March 29, 2018, Their Excellencies Dr. Majed Al Qasabi, Minister of Commerce and Investment; Eng. Khalid Al Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources; and Mr. Mohammed Al Jadaan, Minister of Finance for a panel discussion on new economic opportunities in the Kingdom.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with the representatives of the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council in New York City. The Crown Prince met with United States Ambassador Nikki Haley, French Ambassador François Delattre, Chinese Ambassador Ma Zhaoxu, Russian Ambassador Vasily Nebenzya, and the United Kingdom’s Deputy Permanent Representative Ambassador Jonathan Allen.
On Wednesday March 28, 2018, The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) was pleased to highlight the announcement by FTSE Russel noting that Tadawul will be classified as a “Secondary Emerging” market in the FTSE Global Equity Index Series, moving up from its previous status as “Unclassified”. This decision followed a series of market enhancements introduced by Tadawul and the Capital Market Authority (CMA) over the past two years. These developments have fulfilled market quality criteria set by the FTSE Russell that are requisite to classify a market as Emerging.