King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received President of the World Bank Group, Dr. Jim Kim and his accompanying delegation at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Monday.

During the meeting, they discussed aspects of cooperation between the Kingdom and the World Bank Group.

Dr. Kim praised the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia s vision 2030, expressing the Bank’s desire for participating in achieving the vision s objectives.

The audience was attended by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Interior Minister; Minister of State and Cabinet’s Member Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf; Minister of State, Cabinet s Member and Chief of Royal Court Khalid bin Abdulrahman Al-Issa; Minister of Finance Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Jada an; Governor of Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency Dr. Ahmed bin Abdulkarim Al-Khulaifi; and Kingdom s Executive Director to the World Bank Group Dr. Khalid bin Suleiman Al-Khudairi.

Source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/business/2017/02/14/President-of-World-Bank-Group-praises-Saudi-Arabia-s-Vision-2030.html

Quote by the Prince

"We seek to be proud of our country, and allow the latter to contribute to the development of the world, whether on the economic, environmental, civilisational, or intellectual levels."