The signing of agreements between Greek and Saudi private business groups in the fields of maritime transport, aquaculture, waste management, culture, food and agricultural products, construction and defence technology will seal a high-level business meeting on Wednesday at the Grande Bretagne hotel, which is taking place in the context of the first official visit to Greece by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, accompanied by a large delegation of high-level officials and business people.
The Saudi ministers and business people will be welcomed by the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy and External Affairs Kostas Fragogiannis and the Secretary General of International Economic Relations and External Affairs and President of Enterprise Greece, Ioannis Smyrlis. The meeting follows the two business forums held this year, in Riyadh on March 13-14 and in Athens on May 30-31, confirming the will of both sides to further strengthen and deepen bilateral economic relations and cooperation.
The meeting will also be attended, from the Greek side, by Development and Investments Minister Adonis Georgiadis and from the Saudi side, by the Minister of Investments Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih, the Minister of Trade Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi, and the Minister of Communications, Information and Technology Abdullah bin Amer Al-Swaha. The co-presidents of the Greece-Saudi Arabia Business Council, Lubna Al-Olayan and Achilleas Konstantakopoulos, will also be present.