National Day Hiking event concludes in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Baha city

National Day Hiking event concludes in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Baha city
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More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the world’s largest hiking event from inside and outside the Kingdom. (SPA)
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More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the world’s largest hiking event from inside and outside the Kingdom. (SPA)
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More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the world’s largest hiking event from inside and outside the Kingdom. (SPA)
National Day Hiking event concludes in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Baha city
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More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the world’s largest hiking event from inside and outside the Kingdom. (SPA)
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More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the world’s largest hiking event from inside and outside the Kingdom. (SPA)
Updated 01 October 2018

National Day Hiking event concludes in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Baha city

National Day Hiking event concludes in Saudi Arabia’s Al-Baha city

JEDDAH: The biggest gathering event for hiking worldwide has concluded its activities in Al-Baha, a city in the southwest of Saudi Arabia.
More than 2,000 participants and organizational committees took part in the event from inside and outside the Kingdom, according to the Saudi Press Agency.
The participants set off at 6 am on two separate tracks across the valleys and streams in the region, in a hiking event held to commemorate Saudi Arabia’s 88th National Day in Al-Mandaq, in Al-Baha region.
The event, held under the supervision of Saudi Hiking, is considered the biggest hiking event worldwide, SPA said.
The closing ceremony kicked off with a speech followed by the national anthem, as well as greetings, poems and speeches by the heads of delegations from outside the Kingdom.
The 88th National Day Hiking event started with the participation of medical cadres and more than 13 ambulances, as well as the Saudi Red Crescent.
The number of medical personnel was more than 10 cadres, including doctors and nursing staff, with more than 10 volunteers from the Red Crescent, and another 8 members of the Red Crescent, in addition to three medical posts on the men’s track and two points on the women’s track.


Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
Updated 17 January 2021

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib

Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief distributes more than 35 tons of food baskets in Yemen’s Marib
  • Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces
  • Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion

DUBAI: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed more than 35 tons of food aid to people in Yemen’s Marib province, state news agency SPA reported.
Earlier in January, KSrelief also distributed 5,049 cartons of dates in Marib, Hodeidah and Taiz provinces, helping thousands of families.
It also continued to ensure basic health services in public schools and fight malnutrition among students and educational staff in Yemen’s Aden governorate.
Since it was founded in May 2015, KSrelief has implemented 1,329 projects in 53 countries, worth more than $4.42 billion. The countries that have benefited most from its work are Yemen ($3 billion), Palestine ($360 million), Syria ($296 million), and Somalia ($192 million).