Royal decree re-forms Supreme Economic Council

November 16, 2009

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz issued a royal order today re-forming the Supreme Economic Council. According to the decree, Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz, and the Secretary General of the Supreme Economic Council shall be added to the membership of the Supreme Economic Council. The Permanent Committee of the Supreme Economic Council will now include: Prince Saud Al-Faisal (Chairman),  Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz, Dr. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Khuwaiter, Dr. Mutlab bin Abdullah Al-Nafisah, the Minister of Commerce and Industry, The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, the Minister of Finance, the Minister of Economy and Planning, the Minister of Water and Electricity, the Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, and the Secretary-General of the Supreme Economic Council.