FOREIGN MINISTER MET BY SAUDI BUSINESS DELEGATION

Top Saudi business delegation in SL, meets FM

A delegation from a leading Saudi clothing company, Ajlan & Bros Group has arrived in Sri Lanka.

Foreign Minister Ali Sabry welcomed the delegation, including the Ajlan & Bros Group Chairman Sheikh Mohamed Al-Ajlan.

“It was encouraging to hear the Group’s plans going forward for investing in Sri Lanka,” Minister Ali Sabry said in a Twitter message today.

Ajlan & Bros Group is one of the leading companies specializing in traditional and off-the-shelf clothing products in Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region.

Founded in 1979 and based in Riyadh, Ajlan & Bros is the home of 12000 employees in more than 10 different countries. (NewsWire)

Media Release

Saudi Business Delegation calls on Foreign Minister Sabri

The Deputy Board Chairman of Ajlan Group and the President of the Saudi Chinese Business Council in Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Mohamed Al-Ajlan, who is on a fact finding mission on investments in Sri Lanka, met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs M.U.M. Ali Sabry at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 13 November, 2022.

Minister Sabry briefed him on Sri Lanka’s economic resilience and potential investment opportunities at the Port City and in the areas of hospitality and renewable energy sector.

Sheikh Mohamed expressed interest in investing in Sri Lanka in promising sectors and sought the support of the Government of Sri Lanka. Ajlan Group is amongst the top real estate companies in Saudi Arabia, specializing in residential, industrial, commercial, and warehousing space. The company has made considerable investments in more than 25 countries.

State Minister of Foreign Affairs Tharaka Balasuriya and senior officials of the Ministry also attended the meeting. The Saudi delegation also included the Group CEO and Senior Management of Ajlan Group.