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Saudi Arabia continues to support IDB

Minister of Finance and National Economy Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf today addressed the final session of the 22nd meeting of the Board of Governors of the Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank, and said that the work of the IDB results in distinguished accomplishments that serve the Muslim world and boost cooperation among Islamic countries in the fields of economics, trade and investment.   He stated that one of the main objectives of the Kingdom under the leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz has been to extend every support to Muslims and to promote Islamic solidarity in all fields. In this context, IDB leads all the Islamic organizations which receive support and assistance from Saudi Arabia.