JEDDAH — Saudi Arabia has praised endeavors by the United Nations to unload greater than 1,000,000 barrels of oil from a floating tanker within the Crimson Sea, averting a large environmental catastrophe and potential hazard to maritime security.
The United Nations introduced on Friday they efficiently managed to empty the tanker, FSO Safer, floating off the Yemeni port of Hodeidah.
Following a Cupboard assembly on Tuesday, Minister of Media Salman bin Yousef bin Ali Al-Dosari stated Saudi Arabia, which has been one of many main voices in calling for motion on the tanker, appreciated the efforts by the UN and the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen.
Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman chaired the weekly Cupboard session held at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah.
The Crown Prince briefed the Cupboard on the contents of the discussions Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman had with the King of Eswatini, the President of Rwanda, and the Prime Minister of Ethiopia. The talks primarily centered on the assorted elements of bilateral relations throughout varied fields.
As the brand new tutorial yr attracts close to, the Cupboard emphasised the Kingdom’s dedication and constant consideration to the schooling sector. Such endeavors have performed a pivotal position in boosting mental development and talent improvement, whereas additionally fostering fields of analysis and innovation, to equip people to excel on the worldwide stage.
This imaginative and prescient corresponds with achievements which have been realized and it continues to make actual impacts throughout each side of the Kingdom’s financial and social panorama, Al-Dosari stated in remarks to the Saudi Press Company (SPA).
Al-Dosari stated the Council of Ministers adopted up on the newest regional developments and political modifications within the international enviornment.
The Cupboard underscored the significance of bolstering financial and funding relations with varied nations globally in step with Saudi Imaginative and prescient 2030, which brings unparalleled prospects in areas of mutual profit, Al-Dosari stated.
The Cupboard recommended the result of the visits by a joint private and non-private sector delegation to varied Latin American international locations, the place a number of memoranda of understanding had been signed to develop the scope of collaborative efforts.
The Cupboard highlighted the Kingdom’s dedication to strengthening cooperation with the worldwide neighborhood throughout the spectrum. This dedication was bolstered in the course of the 2nd Anti-Corruption Ministerial Assembly of the Group of Twenty (G20) in India. Through the ministerial assembly, they referred to the “Riyadh Initiative for Enhancing Worldwide Anti-Corruption Legislation Enforcement Cooperation,” which achieved substantial milestones inside its respective jurisdictions. Notably, over 161 anti-corruption companies from 90 international locations have grow to be a part of the resultant International Operational Community of Anti-Corruption Legislation Enforcement Authorities (GlobE Community).
The Cupboard praised the outcomes of the worldwide convention hosted by the Kingdom titled “Communication with the Departments of Non secular Affairs, Ifta, and Sheikhdoms within the World.”
The convention aligns with the Kingdom’s dedication to serving Islam and the Muslim neighborhood and its proactive involvement in strengthening unity and collaboration amongst Islamic international locations. The overarching goal is to fight radical ideologies and improve the values of tolerance and harmonious coexistence amongst numerous populations. The Kingdom reaffirmed its esteemed mission to propagate the ideas of moderation and tolerance.
The Cupboard was additionally briefed on a number of points on the agenda and authorized quite a lot of choices, along with ratifying a number of appointments.
It licensed the minister of vitality, or a deputy, to carry talks with Argentina on a draft memorandum of understanding with the Kingdom for cooperation within the fields of vitality.
It authorized a memorandum of understanding for cooperation within the cultural area between the Saudi Ministry of Tradition and its Egyptian counterpart.
The assembly licensed the minister of tradition, or a deputy, to carry talks with the Panamanian aspect on a draft memorandum of understanding for cooperation within the cultural area.
The Cupboard additionally authorized the closing statements of the Basic Authority of International Commerce, the Saudi Middle for Financial Enterprise, and the Determination Assist Middle for the 2 earlier fiscal years. — SPA