On 14 September 2022 Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture (MEWA), H.E Abdulrahman Abdulmohsen A. AlFadley received IOFS Director General H.E Prof. Yerlan A. Baidaulet.
IOFS Director General expressed appreciation to the Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture for assurance of highest support by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in all activites of IOFS.
In his turn, H.E Abdulrahman A. AlFadley conveyed his satisfaction for the activities of the IOFS and expressed willingness of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to cooperate.
Thereafter, IOFS Director General visited the National Center for Palms and Dates. H.E Dr. Mohammed Alnuwairan, CEO of the aforementioned Center briefed about center’s activities. For further cooperation parties agreed on signing MoU and Action plan.
At the building of MEWA has been conducted a meeting with H.E Dr. Abdulrahman Alhabib, CEO of the International Dates Council. Parties exchanged information about organizations upon short presentations, explored areas for cooperation and agreed to sign MoU as well as actively participate in IOFS programs-related activities.
At the end of the day the extended meeting with H.E Yazeed Alhumied, Deputy Governor, Head of MENA Investments at the Public Investment Fund of the KSA took place. During the meeting the investment profile of IOFS were technically discussed. The entire working day was ended by the official dinner hosted by the MEWA KSA.