KACND chief says Decisive Storm defeats evil designs

Updated 20 April 2015
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KACND chief says Decisive Storm defeats evil designs

The head of the King Abdul Aziz Center for National Dialogue (KACND), Faisal Al-Muammar, has underlined the importance of dialogue in defeating the evil designs of the enemies. “Through dialogue we promote a culture of tolerance and acceptance of others among our communities,” he said, indicating the keenness of the organization to reflect the spirit of Saudi society through national dialogue.
Al-Muammar, who is also the vice chairman of the board, made his observation at a meeting at Taiba University that recently concluded with a memorandum of understanding with KACND for the adoption and launch of a proposed operational plan that would serve the nation's interest.
Referring to the peaceful and secure atmosphere in the Kingdom, he said thanks to Almighty Allah, under the wise leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, Operation Decisive Storm means to drive evil out of our country and was totally a religious and national duty that gained not only the support of the local population but also the international community.


Saudi heritage chief launches Korean exhibition in Riyadh

Updated 19 December 2018
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Saudi heritage chief launches Korean exhibition in Riyadh

RIYADH: Prince Sultan bin Salman, the president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, officially opened an exhibition in Riyadh showcasing Korean history and culture. He was joined at the event by Professor Bae Kidong, the director general of the National Museum of Korea in Seoul, and Korean Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Jo Byung-Wook.
Titled “Korean History and Culture: an Enchanting Journey to the Korean Civilization,” the exhibition — which will be at the National Museum until March 7, 2019 and is the first of its kind in Saudi Arabia — features rare artifacts that showcase Korean archaeology, civilization and folklore, as well as a selection of exhibits from the Korean National Museum.
Prince Sultan said that such cooperation in the field of culture and archaeology is very important, especially since Korea has a great and ancient culture, and given its important relationship with Saudi Arabia through the years.
On behalf of the Korean government and people, Prof. Bae expressed his sincere appreciation to the Kingdom for hosting the exhibition.