Jeddah - SPA
Saudi Arabia and South African discuss opportunities of cooperation in the field of military industries
Consultant at the Secretariat General of the Cabinet Ahmed bin Aqeel Al-Khateeb, who is also Chairman of the Board of Directors for Military Industries, met in Jeddah today with the South African Minister of Defense Nosiviwe Mapis-Nqakula and accompanying military veterans.
Following the meeting, Al-Khateeb said in a statement to the Saudi Press Agency that the meeting discussed aspects of cooperation in the field of military industries between the two countries.
He said that a plan for cooperation in the field of developing advanced defense military system's industry was put, noting that meetings and discussions would continue between the two countries to implement a joint program aiming to transfer and nationalize military industries to the Kingdom according to the vision 2030.