Saudi Arabia – Trip by Franck Riester (6-7 April 2021)


Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, will be in Saudi Arabia on April 6 and 7.

He will meet with Investment Minister Khalid al-Falih, Commerce Minister Majid al-Qasabi, Tourism Minister Ahmed al-Khateeb, Transport Minister Saleh al-Jasser, and Yasir al-Rumayyan, governor of the Public Investment Fund. The Minister Delegate will meet with the members of the Franco-Saudi Business Club and will have a discussion with the French community in Saudi Arabia.

During this trip, Mr. Riester will address our bilateral partnership, following on from the conversation he had on March 24 with the Saudi investment minister. He will underscore France’s intention, and that of French companies, to help support several major projects in the Saudi Vision 2030 program in the areas of sustainable cities, transportation, innovation, new technologies and tourism.