In Moscow, Saudi King, Putin to discuss energy projects, regional ties

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King Salman of Saudi Arabia is expected to visit Moscow on October 5, 2017.

Russia, Saudi Arabia to reach substantial investment deals, deepen political relationship


In his first trip to Moscow since becoming king in 2015, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman will reportedly begin a visit to Russia on October 5 where he will meet with President Vladimir Putin. Discussions are expected to include energy projects, oil prices and the situation in the Middle East.

During the visit Saudi Arabia and Russia plan to set up a $1 billion fund to invest in energy projects as part of efforts by two of the world’s biggest oil producers to expand cooperation, Reuters quoted ...


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