The Saudi companies are keen for investment and develop joint ventures in various sectors in Bangladesh, Essa Yousef Essa Alduhailan, ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia said at a function in Dhaka on Thursday.
The function was organised for inauguration of a food outlet of Herfy, a Saudi brand, at Dhanmondi in Dhaka.
Expatriate welfare minister Imran Ahmad, who was the chief guest at the function, described the opening of the outlet as 'a small step forward to Saudi investment in Bangladesh as the relationship now between the two countries are mostly in the manpower sector.
Herfy Bangladesh chairman Abdul Hye also spoke.
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