Saudi Arabia, Malaysia Review Economic Ties

Published May 23rd, 2001 - 02:00 GMT

Saudi Arabia and Malaysia reviewed Tuesday their bilateral economic ties and discussed ways to boost them, reported the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA). 

The topic topped the agenda of a meeting between Saudi Trade Minister Osama bin Jaafar Faqih and his Malaysian counterpart Rafidah Aziz who arrived in the Gulf state on Monday. 

“Talks during the meeting dealt with a review of economic and trade cooperation and ways to increase trade exchanges between the two countries and help enhance bilateral cooperation in productive sectors,” said SPA. 

The Malaysian minister is currently on a GCC tour that has already taken her to Abu Dhabi and Muscat –  


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