Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov received in Moscow on Friday Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Chairman of the Saudi Space Agency, currently on a visit to Russian Federation.

The Russian official welcomed Prince Sultan bin Salman on his first visit as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Space Agency, according to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

He stressed the importance of cooperation and partnership in the space sector which can open important economic sectors and result in investment partnerships in the field of telecommunications and space.