2001 News Story

Prince Salman on official visit to Portugal

Governor of Riyadh Province Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz arrived in Lisbon today on an official visit to Portugal at the invitation of the Portuguese government. Ambassador to Portugal Muhammad Al-Rasheed stated that Prince Salman's visit, the first by a high-level Saudi official since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1980, will promote cooperation between the two countries in all fields and at all levels. During his visit, Prince Salman will attend the naming of Lisbon's grand mosque after Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz.