Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques receives Russian Energy Minister

Saudi Press Agency, 14.02.2018

Riyadh, Jumada I 28, 1439, February 14, 2018, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at Al-Yamamah Palace here today Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak.

During the meeting, they reviewed relations between the Kingdom and Russia and ways of enhancing and developing bilateral cooperation in the fields of energy, especially in re-balancing oil markets through the leadership of producing countries to reduce the surplus from world oil stocks.

The audience was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior, Minister of State and Cabinet's Minister Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Engineer Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obaid Madani, Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), and Russian Ambassador to the Kingdom Sergey Kozlov.