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LATEST NEWS

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, MALAYSIA
2022

ARAB SAUDI, June 17, 2022 – The Senior Minister of Defence, Dato' Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, held a bilateral meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is also the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

This bilateral meeting is to review regional and international issues of common interest.

Apart from that, the Senior Minister of Defence also held discussions and intensified cooperation in trade, economic, investment, military and security areas.

As a result, a working group will be established on knowledge sharing and potential defence industry partnerships. It will also function to explore opportunities for collaboration between Malaysia and Saudi Arabia.

In strengthening the defence and security industry, the Senior Defence Minister had the opportunity to meet Prince Khalid bin Salman, Vice Minister of Defence to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to discuss strategic relations and cooperation in the defence and military fields