Saudi Arabia sign deals worth 20 billion dollars with Pakistan
February 18 , 2019
Saudi Arabia has signed deals with Pakistan of worth 20 billion dollars. The deal is part of a high-profile Asian tour of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia. Several other provisional agreements and memorandums related to petrochemicals, energy, and mining sectors have been signed between the two sides. The deal will be bolstering the fragile economy of Pakistan whose central bank has only 9 billion dollars left in foreign reserves. Imran Khan, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, has been seeking help from the friendly countries in order to emerge out of the crisis.