Riyadh – news report:
King Abdullah chaired the Saudi cabinet meeting yesterday in Jeddah.
At the beginning of the meeting, King Abdullah briefed the cabinet on discussions with UN Secretary General on endeavors the organization is making to make peace and stability in the world, stop bloodshed and control of terrorism .
The cabinet reviewed reports on international and local issues including progress reports on government projects.
The cabinet commended the Saudi Industrial Development Fund strategy of balanced development and more attention to less developed regions and cities of the kingdom.