King Salman to deliver speech to Shoura Council next month

King Salman.
Updated 17 November 2017

King Salman to deliver speech to Shoura Council next month

RIYADH: King Salman will deliver the annual royal speech at the opening of the second year of the seventh session of the Shoura Council next Rabi Al-Awwal, Al-Hayat newspaper reported.

The king will address the internal and external policies of the Kingdom, according to Al-Hayat.

It is expected that King Salman’s speech will be comprehensive and inclusive. It will include current national issues and the developmental approach that the state seeks to achieve in all fields to meet the needs of citizens and fulfill their aspirations.

The speech will also include current regional and international political issues and Saudi Arabia’s position on these issues.


Saudi Arabia participates in GCC archaeology exhibition

The pavilion features a series of documentaries on Saudi Arabia’s cultural heritage. (SPA)
Updated 21 January 2020

Saudi Arabia participates in GCC archaeology exhibition

  • Saudi Arabia’s pavilion hosts, 55 artifacts and relics covering different eras, including from the Stone Age, Bronze Age, and the pre-Islamic and Islamic periods

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia, represented by the national heritage sector at the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), is taking part in the 6th Joint Periodic Exhibition on the Archaeology of the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) Arab States in Kuwait.
The exhibition, held under the supervision of the secretary-general of the GCC, in partnership with the Kuwaiti National Council for Culture, Arts and Literature, opened last Wednesday at the National Museum of Kuwait and will run until Feb. 15.
The Kingdom’s pavilion hosts, 55 artifacts and relics covering different eras, including from the Stone Age, Bronze Age, and the pre-Islamic and Islamic periods.
The pavilion also features a series of documentaries on the Kingdom’s cultural heritage, a number of publications by the antiquities and museums sector on different areas of cultural heritage, as well as a collection of photographs and historical information on Saudi Arabia’s cultural depth.