Saudi Minister of Finance highlights cooperation with Mauritania

January 26, 2014

Mauritanian President Mohammed Ould Abdulaziz received Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf in Nouakchott today. During the audience, Dr. Al-Assaf highlighted the opportunities for cooperation between the Kingdom and Mauritania in the fields of agriculture, livestock, fishing, mining and trade. He praised the economic and environmental policies of the Mauritanian government, which have encouraged investors to support development projects in the country.

The Saudi Minister of Finance is in Mauritania to attend the First Investment Forum, which involves the participation of a number of Arab businessmen and representatives of international development agencies.