Saudi Crown Prince’s Visit To Focus More On Malaysia-Saudi Arabia Economic Ties

KUALA LUMPUR, The visit by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman to Malaysia this weekend is expected to focus more on Jeddah-Kuala Lumpur economic ties and cooperation.

Without giving out the details, Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah said the visit would be more of an economic and business visit.

I propose that you (reporters) ask Datuk Seri Azmin (Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Al) for more information about this, he told reporters briefly after attending a roundtable discussion with a youth group here Thursday.

Earlie, foreign news agencies had reported that Mohammed, who is also Saudi Arabia Chairman of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs, will be on a tour to several Asian countries, starting with Pakistan this week.

The Saudi Crown Prince is scheduled to arrive in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday for a two-day visit before leaving for Indonesia.

This will be his first visit to Malaysia after being appointed as the kingdom’s Crown Prince in June 2017.

Source: NAM News Network