The 15th summit of the leaders of the Group of Twenty (G20) will be held from 21 to 22. The summit will be hosted by Saudi Arabia, the G20 presidency, and will be held by video. During this time, G20 leaders will discuss the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic and how to better prepare for the future. Saudi Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman said in a question from the reporter of the China National Taiwan that China’s economic recovery is of great significance to stabilizing the international energy market, and Saudi Arabia looks forward to continuing to strengthen cooperation with China.
Abdulaziz bin Salman pointed out that the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic has exacerbated the imbalance between energy supply and demand and directly affected industries such as oil and gas. Saudi Arabia attached great importance to promoting energy cooperation during its presidency of the G20, which has always played a role in Sino-Saudi relations. Important role. Abdulaziz stressed that Saudi Arabia is actively achieving the goal of energy sustainability and economic diversification, and hopes to continue to strengthen cooperation in renewable energy and high technology through the G20 summit and the world’s major economies, including China, to make greater contributions to the recovery and development of the two countries and even the global economy.
Saudi Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman: We have built refineries, and Aramco has also set up two or three offices. As you said, Saudi Arabia is one of the largest suppliers of crude oil in China. There is a huge possibility of cooperation between Saudi Arabia and China, not limited to energy, but In a wider field.
Saudi health officials commented positively on China-Saudi cooperation in the fight against pandemic
In the context of the COVID-19 epidemic and the continuous impact on the world economy, how to promote the international community to cooperate to deal with the impact of the epidemic is also one of the important topics of the summit. Abdullah Guwizani, director of the Saudi National Center for Disease Control and Prevention and Control, said in an interview with the station that the cooperation between China and Saudi Arabia in the fight against the epidemic has been fruitful and has injected positive energy into global unity and the fight against the epidemic.
Abdullah Guwizani, Director of the Saudi National Center for Disease Control and Prevention: China and Saudi Arabia have established very close cooperation since the beginning of the epidemic. China has been very active in sharing information and data about the virus with us, which is of great help for us to formulate relevant policies and regulations for epidemic prevention and control. Between the two countries Anti-epidemic cooperation is extremely constructive and has achieved remarkable results, which is of great significance to Saudi Arabia’s domestic fight against the epidemic or to promote international cooperation.