Minister of Culture Dr. Mohammed Daoud Daoud, on Thursday received in his office at the Ministry Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Bukhari, in the presence of the Director General of Cultural Affairs Dr. Ali Al-Samad.
Talks reportedly touched on the general situation and most recent developments in Lebanon and the broad region.
Discussions also touched on bilateral relations in the various domains, especially at the cultural level, and the forthcoming cooperation, especially as the Kingdom was the first to host Lebanese events at the Tantoura Festival, the most prominent cultural event in KSA, as part of closer ties between the two countries, as per a statement by Minister Daoud’s Media Office.
It is expected that Lebanon will witness an active movement by Arab visitors, whether for tourism or visiting archaeological and heritage sites and places, which represents a quantum leap in stimulating cultural tourism, as per the statement.
At the end of the meeting, Daoud and Bukhari exchanged symbolic gifts.
Source: National News Agency