On Wednesday December 9, Dushanbe Mayor Rustam Emomali, who is also President of Tajikistan’s Football Federation and Head of the Central Asian Football Association (CAFA), received Saudi Minister of Sports Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, who is also Head of Saudi National Olympic Committee and Riyadh 2030 Bid Committee President.
According to the ECO Cultural News quoting Fars News in Dushanbe, Prince Abdulaziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal, Minister of Sports and Head of Saudi National Olympic Committee, paid a working visit to Tajikistan and met with Rustam Emomali, Speaker of the National Assembly, Mayor of Dushanbe and President of the country`s Football Federation. .
During the meeting, both sides discussed bilateral cooperation between Tajikistan and Saudi Arabia in the field of sports.
A special attention was paid to the establishment of cooperation between the Ministry of Sports of Saudi Arabia and the Committee for Youth and Sports Affairs under the Government of Tajikistan.
Rustam Emomali and Prince Abdulaziz also discussed preparations for the 21st Asian Games that will take place in Riyadh in 2030.