Enhancing Tourism and Trade: Mongolia and Saudi Arabia Forge PartnershipPolitics
Ulaanbaatar, May 27, 2023 / MONTSAME/. On May 25, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, B. Battsetseg, held a meeting with Her Highness Princess Haifa bint Muhammad Al-Saud, the Deputy Minister of Tourism of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
During the meeting, Minister B. Battsetseg expressed the intention to support the development of the tourism industry between Mongolia and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, following the declaration of "Years to Visit Mongolia" by the Mongolian Government for the period 2023-2025.
The parties agreed to establish joint communication and promotional efforts between enterprises in the tourism industry of both countries.
Additionally, Minister B. Battsetseg proposed the establishment of direct flights to enhance tourism activities between the two countries, as well as air transport connections between Mongolia and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Moreover, discussions were held on activating trade and economic investment activities between the two nations, specifically focusing on the supply of halal meat and meat products from Mongolia to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Her Highness Princess Haifa bint Muhammad Al-Saud, the Deputy Minister of Tourism, expressed her commitment to improving and expanding activities related to tourism and cultural development with Mongolia.
Furthermore, members of the Saudi Arabian Motorsport Association expressed their interest in visiting Mongolia during the upcoming summer.