His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik and the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia held a round of official talks at Neom Palace on Sunday.
At the outset of the talks, the Saudi King expressed his warm welcome to His Majesty the Sultan and commended the solid foundation of bilateral relations and the strong ties between the two countries. King Salman lauded the progress made in all spheres, noting that this visit will give impetus to bilateral cooperation and joint coordination.
On turn, His Majesty the Sultan affirmed that Saudi Arabia, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, is progressing with firm confidence and shaping a brighter future. His Majesty the Sultan pointed out that relations between the sultanate and Saudi Arabia are based on strong bonds of history and affinity. Various aspects of bilateral cooperation continue to gain ground, which opens wider horizons to realise the aspirations of Omani and Saudi peoples, His Majesty the Sultan said.
The two leaders expressed their satisfaction with joint coordinations and understanding on issues of common concern, notably recent regional and international developments.
The session of talks was attended from the Omani side by SayyidShihab bin Tarik al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Defence Affairs, Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court, Gen Sultan bin Mohammed al Nu’amani, Minister of Royal Office, SayyidHamoud bin Faisal al Busaidi, Minister of Interior, and SayyidBadr bin Hamad al Busaidi, Foreign Minister.