Saudi Arabia has seen slowdown in FDI due to coronavirus - investment minister

He was speaking at a G20 press briefing

  
Buildings are seen in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 18, 2017. Image used for illustrative purpose.

Buildings are seen in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 18, 2017. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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DUBAI- Saudi Arabia has experienced a slowdown in foreign direct investment this year due to the global disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Investment Minister Khalid al Falih said on Tuesday.

He was speaking at a G20 press briefing.

(Reporting by Marwa Rashad Editing by Gareth Jones) ((Davide.Barbuscia@thomsonreuters.com; +971522604297; Reuters Messaging: davide.barbuscia.reuters.com@reuters.net))