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The Danish Ambassador to the Kingdom visits the City of science & Technology



Dr. Abdul Aziz n Mohammed AlSwailem, Vice-President of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) for Scientific Research Support, received in his office today the ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Ole Frijs-Madsen. Dr. AlSuwailem welcomed the visiting ambassador focusing at the outset of the meeting on KACST’s efforts and its role in supporting and implementing scientific research and energizing its activities all over the Kingdom as well as developing research programs and the strategic technologies that pour in the core of the Saudi Kingdom’s interest and entrusted to KACST to develop through the National Science, Technology and Innovation Comprehensive Plan (NSTICP) Dr. Al-Suwailem cited some of KACST’s main projects and scientific achievements through the National Science, Technology and Innovation Plan (NSTIP) which target transforming the Kingdom into a knowledge-based society to serve its sustainable development. The Danish Ambassador expressed his country’s admiration of the giant steps taken by Saudi Arabia in the various fields of science, technology and innovation then discussed with Dr. Al-Suwailem the best ways of cooperation with scientific research and academia in the Kingdom of Denmark for the mutual desired benefits of both countries at all levels.