(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency)
Baghdad, Rabi'I 2, 1440, Nov 10, 2018, SPA -- Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdulmahdi received here today visiting Saudi Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Eng. Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Faleh and accompanying delegation.
During the meeting, Al-Faleh conveyed greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH Crown Prince to the Iraqi premier, and keenness to consolidate reach out between the two countries, at strategic level, in addition to opening new horizons for interconnection and integration, in the economic, development and investment domains, to protect joint interests of the two countries.
For his part, Abdulmahdi also asked minister Al-Faleh to convey to the King and the Crown Prince.
On the other hand, Al-Faleh met with the Iraqi Deputy Premier for Energy Affairs Eng. Thamer Al-Ghadhban and congratulated him on holding the post.
They also agreed on the necessity to coordinate and unify efforts and stances, in domain of oil production, energy, industry and enhancing trade exchange.
Earlier in the day, Minister Al-Faleh arrived in Baghdad, leading a delegation on an official visit to Iraq.
21:14 LOCAL TIME 18:14 GMT