Taif Forum inaugurated in Beirut

Taif Forum inaugurated in Beirut
Taif Forum inaugurated in Beirut. (SPA)
Updated 15 February 2019

Taif Forum inaugurated in Beirut

Taif Forum inaugurated in Beirut
  • Hariri thanked King Salman and the crown prince for Saudi Arabia’s support for Lebanon

JEDDAH: Under the sponsorship of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, the Taif Forum was inaugurated in Beirut on the 14th anniversary of the assassination of his father Rafic.
Under the theme “Achievements, Figures and Partners,” the forum was organized by the Hariri Foundation for Sustainable Human Development in cooperation with the Saudi Embassy in Lebanon.
Hariri thanked King Salman and the crown prince for Saudi Arabia’s support for Lebanon.
Walid Bukhari, the Kingdom’s ambassador to Lebanon, stressed the Kingdom’s keenness on the safety, unity and stability of Lebanon.


Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims
Updated 19 January 2021

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims
  • At least 56 people were killed and 820 injured in the quake that left 15,000 people displaced

RIYADH: The Saudi King and Crown Prince have offered their condolences to President Joko Widodo of Indonesia after an earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale hit Sulawesi island on Friday, state news agency SPA reported.

According to the disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) at least 56 people were killed and 820 injured in the quake that left 15,000 people displaced.

King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offered their sympathy to the families of those killed and wished a speedy recovery for the injured.