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AL-Suwaiket participates in GCC Rail and Metro Conference 2015 in Oman



The President of Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) Eng. Mohammed Khalid Al Suwaiket takes part in the GCC Railways and Metro Industry Localization Conference held in Oman from 11 - 12 January 2015 at Al Bustan Palace, Muscat Oman.

The Director of Public Relations and Media of SRO Mohamed Khalil Abu Zaid said that the president of SRO took part in the opening session of the conference which was attended by H.E Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council, H.E Dr. Ahmed salem Al Futaisi Minister of Transport and Communications of Sultanate of Oman, H.E Deputy Minister of Finance of Saudi Arabia Dr. Mohammed Bazei.

During a panel discussion , Eng. Al Suwaiket pointed out to the SRO's plans for localization of railways industry in the Kingdom with a presentation shows the current and future projects as well as the studies made by SRO about the proposed industries set up in the Kingdom and the means to attract and encourage investors to invest in such promising area, which includes manufacturing of passenger trains, metro, freight wagons and spare parts. Also Al Suwaiket also noted the efforts made by the SRO to communicate with manufacturers and investors, and positive results yielded by such communication.


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