Saudi Arabia is upgrading its General Consulate in Mauritius in the next few weeks to set up an Embassy which will work as a bridge to strengthening the relationship and cooperation between the two countries.
The above announcement was made by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Mauritius, Mr Sultan bin Abdullah Al-Angari, as he paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Land Transport and Light Rail, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, Mr. Alan Ganoo, this afternoon, in Port-Louis.
In his statement following the meeting, Ambassador Al-Angari said that he expressed his gratitude and thanks to the Foreign Affairs Ministry and the Government of Mauritius for supporting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as host for the World Expo 2030.
He also informed that discussions with Minister Ganoo focused on issues and projects that would contribute in enhancing the relationship between the two countries. Mauritius as a country, and its support in international organisations, is very important to Saudi Arabia, added Mr Al-Angari.
Besides, the Ambassador reiterated Saudi Arabia’s unflinching commitment to Mauritius, recalling that it has funded many projects in the country.
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mr Sultan bin Abdullah Al Angari, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, Home Affairs and External Communications, Minister for Rodrigues, Outer Islands and Territorial Integrity, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday, at the New Treasury Building, in Port Louis.