Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in Taif for camel festival’s closing ceremony

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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif on Saturday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif on Saturday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif on Saturday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif on Saturday. (SPA)
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Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif on Saturday. (SPA)
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Crown Prince Mohammed oversees the closing ceremony of the Crown Prince Camel Festival. (SPA)
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Crown Prince Mohammed oversees the closing ceremony of the Crown Prince Camel Festival. (SPA)
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Crown Prince Mohammed oversees the closing ceremony of the Crown Prince Camel Festival. (SPA)
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Crown Prince Mohammed oversees the closing ceremony of the Crown Prince Camel Festival. (SPA)
Updated 22 September 2018

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in Taif for camel festival’s closing ceremony

TAIF: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Taif for the closing ceremony of the Crown Prince Camel Festival on Saturday, accompanied by Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and Chairman of the Bahraini Olympic Committee Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa. Several other officials were present.

As patron of the Crown Prince Camel Festival, Crown Prince Mohammed was in Taif to oversee the closing ceremony of the festival, and donated SR 10 million to the camel racing field in the city on Saturday. 

The Crown Prince Camel Festival was named as the largest event of its kind all over the world by the Guinness Book of Records, having broken records after hosting 11,186 races along 787 routes.

 

 


Egyptian envoy meets Saudi foreign minister

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan receives Egyptian Ambassador Ahmed Farouk Mohammed Tawfik in Riyadh on Monday. (SPA)
Updated 13 min 20 sec ago

Egyptian envoy meets Saudi foreign minister

  • The foreign minister appreciated the outgoing envoy’s efforts in strengthening the ties between Saudi Arabia and Sudan

RIYADH: Egyptian Ambassador Ahmed Farouk Mohammed Tawfik called on Saudi Foreign Minister  Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Riyadh on Monday. They reviewed bilateral relations and ways to enhance them. They also discussed issues of mutual interest.
The foreign minister also held a separate meeting with Mexican Ambassador-designate Anibal Toledo. He presented a copy of his credentials to Prince Faisal prior to submitting them to King Salman.
Sudanese Ambassador Abdulazim Al-Sadiq Al-Karoori called on Prince Faisal bin Farhan to bid him farewell. The foreign minister appreciated the outgoing envoy’s efforts in strengthening the ties between Saudi Arabia and Sudan.