30 March 2016, Male'; His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulaziz Alhakbani, Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industry for Foreign Trade of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has called on the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Her Excellency Ms Dunya Maumoon.
During the call held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs this afternoon, Minister Dunya welcomed the Deputy Minister and expressed pleasure on the commencement of direct flights between the Maldives and Saudi Arabia. The Foreign Minister and Saudi Deputy Minister also discussed ways of strengthening economic development and expanding opportunities for trade and investments between the two countries.
Foreign Minister Dunya was accompanied by H. E. Mr. Abdullah Hameed, Ambassador of the Republic of Maldives to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,
H. E. Ms. Fathimath Inaya, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Ms. Maryam Nadha Inaz, Senior Desk Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.