Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz held talks in Riyadh on Wednesday with Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis, reported the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways of enhancing them, in all fields, in addition to review latest regional developments.
The two leaders witnessed a ceremony held for co-signing of an agreement, an executive program and a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the governments of Saudi Arabia and Cyprus.
An agreement to avoid double taxation on income and to prevent tax evasion was co-signed by Saudi Minister of Finance Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Jadaan and Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides.
An executive program was co-signed between the General Authority of Civil Aviation of the Kingdom and the Ministry of Transport of Cyprus. It was co-signed by the Minister of Transport, the Chairman of the General Authority for Civil Aviation, Dr. Nabil bin Mohammed Al Amoudi, and the Minister of Transport, Communications and Labor, Marios Demetriades for Cyprus, said SPA.
A MoU was co-signed on the political consultations between the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus, co-signed by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obaid Madani and the Cypriote Foreign Minister Ionis Kasoulides.
The ceremony was attended by a number of royal and non-royal princes, ministers, senior, civil and military, officials and the Saudi Ambassador to Greece and Cyprus.
It was attended also by the accompanying delegation and the Cypriot ambassador to the Kingdom.