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Prince Saud in U.K. for meetings and a conference

Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal arrived in London today on a several-day visit to the United Kingdom. He is scheduled to confer with a number of British officials, and attend the conference of 'Two Kingdoms: Facing the Challenges Ahead' organized at the British Foreign Office in cooperation with the Saudi Embassy in London. The conference's inaugural session will be addressed by Prince Saud Al-Faisal and by his British counterpart Jack Straw.


Also addressing the conference will be Ambassador to the United Kingdom and Ireland Prince Turki Al-Faisal, Minister of Commerce and Industry Dr Hashim Yamani, and Governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) Amr Al-Dabbagh. The two-day conference, which opens tomorrow, will discuss economic and commercial relations, explore new investment projects, and cover topics such as employment and training.