Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets chairman of Atlantic Council

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets chairman of Atlantic Council. (SPA)
Updated 16 January 2018

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets chairman of Atlantic Council

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman met with the Executive Chairman of Atlantic Council, Frederick Kemp, at Al-Yamamah palace in Riyadh on Tuesday, Saudi’s state-run news agency (SPA) reported.
During the meeting, the two held talks on overall international efforts to achieve global security and prosperity were exchanged.
The meeting was attended by Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior; Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obaid Madani and a number of officials.


GEA offers family festival celebrating naturalist Al-Jahiz

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GEA offers family festival celebrating naturalist Al-Jahiz

  • Al-Jahiz Square is part of the Taif Season festivals and events
  • The festival offers an interactive exhibition about Kitab-Al-Hayawan (Book of The Animals) written by Al-Jahiz

JEDDAH: The Saudi General Entertainment Authority has organized a family festival as part of the Taif Season.

The festival titled “Al-Jahiz Square” adopts a historic theme at the iconic Souq Okaz, offering families a chance to embark on a unique literary journey into the biography of Al-Jahiz, the acclaimed 9th Century African-Arab naturalist.

The festival offers an interactive exhibition about Kitab-Al-Hayawan (Book of The Animals) written by Al-Jahiz.

The festival will be running until the Aug. 31.