Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) specialists lectured here yesterday about the Authority's activities and facilities and opportunities for investors to do business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Director of the International Bureau of SAGIA Yarub Al-Dughaither spoke to more than 60 delegates from British, Arab and international companies about the positive changes currently taking place in Saudi Arabia at various levels, including trade and development.
Al-Dughaither said that Saudi Arabia has witnessed remarkable development in several areas, particularly in the mining, manufacturing, energy, water and tourism sectors.
For their part, a number of representatives of British companies noted the quality of the investment opportunities in several sectors including real estate, tourism, financial services, infrastructure, and health care.
Deputy Secretary-General of the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce Abdulsalam Al-Idrissi explained that one of the main tasks of the Chamber is to assist its members in export and trade operations and promote trade relations between the Arab countries and the United Kingdom, pointing out that the Saudi market is an attractive place for investors.