SAGIA Witnesses US “Becton, Dickinson and Co.” Expansion in KSA

Riyadh, Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) has announced that US Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) started to expand the base of its investments in the Kingdom to include business activity by 100% ownership.

This came during a ceremony held at SAGIA headquarters in Riyadh , in the presence of SAGIA Governor Engineer Ibrahim Al-Omar; a number of its employees; Executive Vice President and President of Europe, Middle East and Africa at the US BD Roland Goette and the Company's financial director Alex Poulan.

On the occasion, Engineer Al-Omar said that the Authority is seeking, in cooperation with concerned authorities, to translate the opportunities available in the Saudi market and to work on their emergence as investment projects by attracting a number of the world's leading companies and granting them the necessary licenses in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030. He pointed out that companies that have been granted investment licenses in the field of commercial activities in the Kingdom amounted to 215 companies.

Source: Saudi Press Agency