May 27, 2014
Prince Alwaleed Bestowed Nepal’s “Supreme Bright National Light Order” Medal HRH’s 73rd Honorary Medalf

HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), was awarded the “Supreme Bright National Light Order” which is the highest honor from the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, HE Dr. Ram Baran Yadav. The medal was presented to Prince Alwaleed by HE Mr. Udaya Raj Pandey, Ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of #Nepal to Saudi Arabia during a ceremony held at the Kingdom Resort.

This medal is considered Prince Alwaleed’s 73rd honorary medal.  The event was attended by a Nepalese delegation and a delegation from KHC, Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation and HRH’s Private office.

Moreover, Prince Alwaleed and the Ambassador discussed a number of economic and social issues. The Ambassador commended Prince Alwaleed on his local, regional and international investments.

In 2010, Prince Alwaleed, visited Tribhuvan, Nepal and met with the President of Nepal, who welcomed the Prince to his country and the two discussed economic and investment issues.

In the same year, Prince Alwaleed met with HE Ms. Sujata Koirala, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs. Moreover, the Prince was presented with a cultural show and a Nepalese cuisine dinner was hosted for HRH.