Saudi Arabia, Rwanda sign agreement to boost bilateral cooperation

Minister of State for African Affairs Ahmed bin Abdul Aziz Kattan signs a deal with Rwanda’s Foreign Minister Vincent Perrotta. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia and Rwanda have signed an agreement to boost bilateral cooperation in many fields.

The agreement, signed by Saudi Minister of State for African Affairs Ahmed Bin Abdulaziz Kattan and Rwandan Foreign Minister Vincent Perrotta in Rwanda’s capital, reflects the keenness of King Salman to expand the Kingdom’s foreign relations, SPA reported.

It also seeks to encourage cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Rwanda two countries in education; art; culture; media; tourism; youth empowerment as well as sports.

The agreement also opens up prospects for new bilateral agreements in areas of mutual interest.