Saudi Arabia takes over the presidency of the Group of 20
June 29, 2019 - 9:57
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Saudi Arabia on Saturday received the chairmanship of the Group of 20 from Japan at the end of the two-day summit.
Saudi Crown Prince Prince Mohammed bin Salman delivered a speech at the closing session, in which he invited leaders to attend the upcoming G20 summit in Riyadh.
In a speech at the end of the summit, the Saudi Crown Prince referred to the need to work to face cyber challenges so as not to turn into major economic obstacles.
He also pointed to the role and responsibility of the G-20 in creating an environment in which the world is flourishing, stressing that his country will work within this group to find a consensus to resolve crises in the world.
In his speech, Prince Mohammed bin Salman stressed the need to involve women and youth, pointing out that they are central to achieving development in the world.