King Salman leads prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz

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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
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King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh. (SPA)
Updated 04 December 2019

King Salman leads prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz

  • Prince passed away on Monday
  • Was previously Governor of Makkah Province between 1958 and 1961

MAKKAH: King Salman performed prayers for Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on Tuesday at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh.

The prince, who was a senior member of the Saudi royal family and born in 1931, passed away on Monday.

He was previously Governor of Makkah Province between 1958 and 1961 and after that held various other administrative positions.

He was also made Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs In 1980, a post he held until 2009.


Saudi Arabia participates in GCC archaeology exhibition

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