10-12-2022 | 05:01
Alsumaria News - International
concluded, Friday, the activities of the "Arab-Chinese Summit" hosted by the Saudi capital, Riyadh, where the parties agreed to deepen relations between them and increase areas of cooperation in various fields, after a rare foreign visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping, the United States. Watch her closely.
The British newspaper "Financial Times" highlighted what it described as the "new era" summit between the Arabs and China, as the Arab countries and Beijing pledged deeper relations with Xi, while the Kingdom stressed that it would balance its relations with China and its traditional partner, the[url=https://www.alsumaria.tv/Entity/45068/%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%88%D9%84%D8%A7%D9%8A%D8%A7%D8%AA %D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%AA%D8%AD%D8%AF%D8%A9 %D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A3%D9%85%D8%B1%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%8A%D8%A9/ar/]United States[/url].
Xi concluded a three-day stay in the Saudi capital, saying his country will work closely with the region and promote oil and gas trade.
The Chinese president, who separately met the Saudi monarch, attended the king[url=https://www.alsumaria.tv/Entity/738882803/%D8%B3%D9%84%D9%85%D8%A7%D9%86 %D8%A8%D9%86 %D8%B9%D8%A8%D8%AF %D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%B2%D9%8A%D8%B2/ar/]Salman bin Abdulaziz[/url], and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the summit of the Gulf states and another Arab summit, on a three-day trip.
According to the British newspaper report, bothBeijingAnd theRiyadhWith meetings as a new chapter in the relationship we have grownChinaTo become Saudi Arabia's largest trading partner, and the kingdom as its largest supplier of oil. The two sides signed a comprehensive strategic agreement and more than twenty deals.
As evidence of the deepening of relations, the newspaper quoted Saudi officials as saying that the Kingdom has no problem dealing with the currency ofrenminbiChinese, but they made it clear that this would not include oil
salesBeijingAn official at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that the two sides conducted their first deal with "renminbiWithout giving further details,
the newspaper quoted analysts as saying that the announcements issued by the Arab-Chinese summit confirm that the parties are on the right track, at a time when the countries of the Middle East feel that the United States has moved away from the region, while it was focusing on other parts of the world. In a related context, the Chinese newspaper " Global
Times" quoted the Saudi Foreign Minister, Prince[url=https://www.alsumaria.tv/Entity/3040616874/%D9%81%D9%8A%D8%B5%D9%84 %D8%A8%D9%86 %D9%81%D8%B1%D8%AD%D8%A7%D9%86/ar/]Faisal bin Farhan[/url], saying that "ChinaAs a major partner for Saudi Arabia, it is also one of the Kingdom's priorities in the country's foreign policy, and the Kingdom is very satisfied with the strong working relations withChinaBin Farhan added in response to a question by the newspaper: "We will continue to work closely with each other not only to serve the interests of our country, but also to serve the interests of global peace and global cooperation, "
noting that the two countries deal with each other on many issues. He stressed that
"ChinaIt has become the second largest economy in the world, which confirms its importanceBeijingas a major player on the world stage.