Education Minister Benyan welcomes Iraqi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, August 20, 2023, The Minister of Education, Yousef bin Abdullah Al-Benyan, recently welcomed the Iraqi Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Safia Taleb Al-Suhail, at the prestigious ministry headquarters. During the meeting, participants engaged in a fruitful discussion on strategies aimed at bolstering bilateral relations in the domains of education and science. The deliberations took place within the overarching framework of the Saudi-Iraqi Coordination Council, highlighting the commitment of both nations to fostering collaboration and cooperation in these crucial sectors. In a bid to foster development between two closely connected nations, efforts are being made to bolster mechanisms for collaboration, expertise sharing, and experience exchange. The ultimate goal is to enhance the progress and growth of these brotherly nations. In a recent meeting, a comprehensive discussion took place regarding various topics of shared significance within the realm of higher education. In a bid to foster stronger ties between the two nations, efforts are underway to bolster partnerships between universities in both countries. Additionally, the Kingdom's generous scholarships for Iraqi students pursuing higher education at Saudi universities are being utilized to further enhance educational opportunities.