Djibouti has given its backing for for Saudi Arabia’s bid to host Expo 2030 in its capital city, Riyadh.
The announcement was made by Dya Eddine Said Bamakhrama, ambassador of Djibouti to Saudi Arabia and dean of KSA’s Diplomatic Corp.
Bamakhrama said his country was building on the “strong ties and special relations” with KSA.
He added that Djibouti trusted Saudi Arabia’s ability to organize “outstanding world events with a clear vision.”
“We in Djibouti support hosting Expo 2030 in Riyadh,” he said.
“Saudi Arabia is an important geopolitical country with a strong economy.”
He said Expo 2030 would coincide with Saudi Arabia accomplishing its modernization project Vision 2030.
“Our support to Saudi Arabia will be also demonstrated by mobilizing international support and ensuring success for this event,” he added.