RIYADH — Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal Bin Farhan Bin Abdullah received on Sunday the Prime Minister of Tuvalu Kausea Natano.
At the outset of the meeting, Prince Faisal conveyed to the prime minister the greetings of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed Bin Salman, along with wishes of continuous stability, progress, and prosperity for the government and people of Tuvalu.
Afterwards, the two officials held an official session of talks during which they reviewed the bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to enhance and develop them in all fields.
They also discussed the most important regional and international issues and developments of mutual interest, as well as the efforts exerted in this regard.
Deputy Minister for Multi-International Affairs Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Rassi attended the meeting and official session of talks.
The Prime Minister of Tuvalu, during his visit to the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) headquarters in Riyadh, met with SFD CEO Sultan Bin Abdulrahman Al-Marshad to discuss common development issues of mutual interest.
They also explored potential opportunities for vital development projects in Tuvalu.
Natano was given an overview of the Fund’s efforts to support developing countries through development loans and was given a tour of the Fund’s exhibition.
The Fund showcased some of the most prominent development programs and projects funded by the Fund across the world.
Natano expressed his appreciation for the Kingdom’s contributions and support for development projects in developing countries through SFD, which has been ongoing for over four decades.
He acknowledged the efforts made by SFD to assist in achieving sustainable development goals. SPA