In the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh, a number of Their Excellencies, ambassadors, and businessmen, Denmark’s Ambassador in Riyadh appointed Sheikh Majid AlHokair an Honorary Consul General of Denmark as of June 1, 2017. The honorary position was given to him based on the recommendation of many stakeholders. In his speech, which coincided with the National day of his country, Denmark’s Ambassador, Mr. Ole Frijs-Madsen stated: “it gives me great pleasure to inform you all that on March 29, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II appointed Sheikh Majid AlHokair an Honorary Consul General of Denmark. We congratulate him on this new and important task and we look forward to many future cooperation. "
The Honorary Consul General, Sheikh Majid AlHokair concluded that this new task brings him great joy since it encourages and motivates joint cooperations between Saudi Arabia and Denmark as well as shares new opportunities and experiences that will contribute to the development of various fields that will eventually strengthen trade and the economic partnerships between the two countries , which will reflect positively on the bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries.