King Salman meets Japanese FM in Riyadh
King Salman on Sunday held a meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono in Riyadh during which they discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations, prospects for cooperation between the two countries and arrangements for the upcoming G20 Summit in Japan.
Interior Minister Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud bin Naif, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf, State Minister and Cabinet member Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban and a number of Japanese officials were also present.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also met with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Sunday and they reviewed bilateral relations, shared interests between the two countries, and regional and international developments.
Japan was one of the first countries to announce support for Saudi Vision 2030, and has offered to share its expertise in a number of fields, including energy, potable water, infrastructure, metro and train projects, entertainment, sports and other development projects in the Kingdom.