RIYADH: The US Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday organized a Saudi-US enterprise discussion board in Washington, with a high-level Saudi delegation headed by the minister of commerce in attendance, the Saudi Press Company mentioned.
Minister Majid Al-Qasabi pressured the deep-rooted commerce relations between the 2 nations.
The discussion board was additionally attended by the Saudi ambassador to the US, Princess Reema bin Bandar, in addition to 180 Saudi and American figures within the enterprise sector.
Al-Qasabi additionally mentioned that, because the launch of Saudi Imaginative and prescient 2030 in 2016, the Kingdom’s economic system has witnessed a metamorphosis that has led to the opening of many new sectors and offering promising alternatives enterprise.
The minister mentioned that Saudi reforms, that are aimed toward diversifying the economic system and growing commerce and funding within the Kingdom, are attributed the to the Imaginative and prescient 2030 program, which was launched by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
“The world at the moment is going through many challenges resembling pandemics, local weather change, worldwide crises, and meals safety,” the minister mentioned. Regardless of these challenges the Kingdom was nonetheless in a position to obtain this imaginative and prescient due to the crown prince’s fixed help, he added.
The minister prolonged an invite to delegates to go to the Kingdom and see the enterprise alternatives that exist in all sectors.
The Saudi delegation held workshops and discussions with US enterprise figures. Entrepreneurs from massive, medium and small enterprises in Saudi Arabia took half.
Individually, Al-Qasabi and Princess Reema held a gathering with US Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo to debate means to reinforce financial and industrial bilateral relations.
The minister mentioned that “these discussions are a part of each nations’ keenness to extend bilateral coordination in response to a joint motion plan that may enhance the industrial change alternatives in a number of promising financial sectors.”
Al-Qasabi added these embrace constructing the inexperienced economic system, enhancing the function of ladies in doing enterprise, growing small and medium enterprises, and selling innovation.