Saudi envoy to Sudan holds major meetings

Saudi Ambassador to Sudan Ali bin Hasan Jaafar received Charge d’Affaires of the Iraqi Embassy in Khartoum Counselor Salman Gadouri Jaber. (SPA)
Updated 07 December 2019

Saudi envoy to Sudan holds major meetings

  • They reviewed ways of enhancing relations between the two countries

KHARTOUM: Saudi Ambassador to Sudan Ali bin Hasan Jaafar received Charge d’Affaires of the Iraqi Embassy in Khartoum Counselor Salman Gadouri Jaber.

During the meeting, bilateral cooperation was discussed as well as issues of mutual concern.

The envoy also met with Commissioner-General of the Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) Maj-Gen. Abdul-Rahman Abdul-Hamid.

The two discussed the efforts of UNHCR to facilitate the return of displaced people and arrangements for the reconstruction of land to support development and the integration of returnees.

Also on Thursday, Saudi Ambassador to Denmark Fahd bin Mayouf Al-Ruwaili met in Copenhagen with Chairman of the Foreign Policy Committee of the Danish Parliament Martin Lidegaard.

During the meeting, they reviewed ways of enhancing relations between the two countries and discussed issues of common interest.


Hi-tech warehouse opens in Saudi Arabia to serve health sector

Updated 24 September 2020

Hi-tech warehouse opens in Saudi Arabia to serve health sector

JEDDAH: The Public Investment Fund’s National Unified Procurement Co. (NUPCO) has opened a new automated warehouse in King Abdullah Economic City that provides comprehensive distribution and storage for the state health sector.
This is part of NUPCO’s efforts to support the health sector and provide smart supply chains and high-quality logistical services in a partnership agreement with a pioneering private company.
The warehouse is one of NUPCO’s largest warehouses in the Kingdom, with an area covering 300,000 square meters. It is fully automated, with the latest technologies and advanced logistical services.
Fahd bin Mohammed Al-Shebel, the CEO of NUPCO, said that the warehouse represented the strategic partnership between NUPCO and private sector companies for public health facilities at its best.
It will provide advanced medical services and contribute to the health of the Saudi community.
He noted that after the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic NUPCO equipped the warehouse in record time to increase the level of support for health facilities.