ThePlace: The Haddaj well of Tayma in Saudi Arabia

Updated 03 August 2019

ThePlace: The Haddaj well of Tayma in Saudi Arabia

Haddaj well Built in about 1000 BCE by the Babylonian King Nabonidus, the Haddaj well of Tayma is one of the most important wells in the Kingdom. The spring-fed well is 12 meters deep, and its stone mouth 13 meters in diameter.
This photo was taken by Salim Areby as part of the Colors of Saudi competition.


Saudi Arabia announces 36 more deaths from COVID-19

Updated 29 min 29 sec ago

Saudi Arabia announces 36 more deaths from COVID-19

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 257,269
  • A total of 3,269 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 36 more deaths from COVID-19 and 1,569 new cases of the disease on Wednesday.
Of the new cases, 78 were recorded in the capital Riyadh, 75 in Hail, 68 in Makkah and 66 in Jeddah.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 257,269 after 2,151 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 3,269 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.