site.btaMinister Pulev: Saudi Arabia's Largest Investment Fund Shows Interest in Bulgarian High-Tech Companies
Bulgarian caretaker Minister of Innovation and Growth Alexander Pulev and Minister of Communications and Information Technology of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Abdullah Alswaha discussed joint projects in the field of communications, space technology, logistics services and automotive industry in Riyadh, the Bulgarian Ministry of Innovation and Growth said Thursday.
The two officials talked about deepening partnership in the automotive industry, communications, aerospace and logistics.
Minister Pulev also held a meeting with the Saudi Space Commission in Riyadh to discuss joint projects in the space industry and partnerships with Bulgarian companies in the sector.
During his visit Minister Pulev, together with caretaker Minister of Economy and Industry Nikola Stoyanov, were also received by Prince Khalid bin Salman Al Saud, brother of the Saudi Crown Prince and Minister of Energy. The meeting focused on opportunities for joint projects in the field of energy, cooperation in the economic sphere and the development of investment projects between the two countries.
Minister Pulev and Minister Stoyanov also participated in a meeting with the management of the National Industrial Development and Logistics Program (NIDLP), where interest in investment in the construction of a cargo airport in Bulgaria was discussed.