Saudi crown prince says G20 to set policies to combat coronavirus

MbS discussed efforts with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
Monday 16/03/2020
File photo of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. (AFP)
File photo of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. (AFP)

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman said G20 summit will work to combat coronavirus and coordinate efforts to ease its economic burdens, state news agency SPA said on Sunday.

In a phone call with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Mohammed bin Salman discussed international efforts to fight the flu-like disease, saying the next G20 summit, which will be hosted by the Kingdom, will work on finding medical solutions, SPA added.

The G20 Summit is an annual gathering of representatives of the world's largest economies.

(Reuters)