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His Excellency the Speaker of the Shura Council received Sheikh Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh at the Council’s headquarters today. A delegation of British parliamentarians from the British group in the International Parliamentary Union, led by MP Mark Menzies, is currently on an official visit to the Kingdom.
Warm Welcome to the British Parliamentary Delegation
His Excellency graciously welcomed the British parliamentary delegation, shedding light on the notable achievements made by the Kingdom in various sectors under the ambitious Vision 2030. The Speaker emphasized the effective development brought about by the Vision’s programs, which have become palpable realities with profound local and regional implications. He also highlighted the opportunities that the Vision’s programs provide for cooperation with friendly countries across multiple domains in order to achieve the common good.
The Promising Aspirations of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030
In response, Representative Mark Menzies and his accompanying delegation expressed their admiration for Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and its promising programs. They commended the Kingdom for the progress they witnessed firsthand during their visit. The British parliamentarians recognized the potential held by the Vision to propel the Kingdom towards a prosperous future.
Enhancing Bilateral Relations and Parliamentary Diplomacy
During the reception, discussions centered around reviewing and strengthening the bilateral relations between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom. Both sides explored avenues for further cooperation, especially in the realms of parliamentary diplomacy. In addition to these vital matters, various other topics were also addressed, underscoring the importance of productive dialogue and mutual collaboration.
Prominent Attendees at the Reception
The reception was attended by esteemed personalities, including His Excellency the Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council, Dr. Mishal bin Fahm Al-Sulami, His Excellency the Assistant Speaker of the Council, Dr. Hanan bint Abdul Rahim Al-Ahmadi, and His Excellency the Secretary-General of the Council, Mr. Muhammad bin Dakhel Al-Mutairi. Several members of the Saudi-British Parliamentary Friendship Committee were also present, furthering the exchange of ideas and strengthening the ties between the two nations.
Indeed, this meeting serves as a testament to the Kingdom’s commitment to fostering international cooperation and working hand in hand with global partners to realize the goals of Vision 2030. Through these diplomatic engagements, Saudi Arabia continues to build bridges, promote mutual understanding, and actively contribute to regional and global stability.