2004 News Story

New Saudi-U.S. talks on WTO scheduled

Saudi Arabia will hold a new round of negotiations this week with the United States aimed at eliminating remaining obstacles in the way of the Kingdom's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO). A technical team from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, led by Deputy Minister Fawaz Al-Alamy, will head to Washington for a decisive round of bilateral negotiations between September 9 and 13, 2004.