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Prince Alwaleed Receives Finnish Ambassador to Discuss Economic Issues

August 21, 2008

HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) received HE Mr. Jarno Syrjala Ambassador of Finland to Saudi Arabia. The meeting was also attended by Dr. Nahla Alanbar, Private Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman.

The meeting began as the Ambassador thanked Prince Alwaleed for giving him the opportunity to meet with him. The two touched upon the latest regional and international developments on the social and economic front, and the bi-lateral economic relations between their respective countries.

Furthermore, the Ambassador discussed investment opportunities in Finland and extended an invitation to HRH to visit the country. Moreover, Mr. Syrjala expressed his government’s desire to attract Prince’s investments to the country, and said that his government will strive to facilitate and overcome any difficulties or obstacles hindering the success of HRH’s investments.

The Prince’s investment in Finland is in the banking sector through Citigroup.