HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) received at his office in Riyadh, HE Baghdad Amreyev, Advisor to the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan who was accompanied by HE Bakyt Batyrshayev, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Saudi Arabia and Mr. Saken Iztay, Consul Kazakhstan in Riyadh.
The meeting was also attended by Ms. Hassna Alturki, Executive Manager for International Relations to HRH the Chairman, Mr. Fahad Bin Nafil, Senior Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman and Mr. Ahmed Altobaishi, Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman.
The meeting began as the Mr. Amreyev thanked the Prince for giving him the opportunity to meet him. Moreover, Mr. Amreyev relayed a message from the Prime Minister and extended an invitation to HRH from the president to visit the country to explore investment opportunities there in different fields such as financial services sector, petrochemicals real estate and discussed a number of issues including the current global economic situation.
Mr. Amreyev expressed that Kazakhstan is keen on attracting the Prince to invest in the country. In conclusion to the meeting, the Prince promised to visit Kazakhstan in near future and to consider possible investment opportunities for further study.
In 2008, Prince Alwaleed visited Kazakhstan and met with the President Mr. Nursultan Nazarbayev in response to an official invitation.