Culture minister announces awards for Saudi talent

Culture minister announces awards for Saudi talent
rince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan. (SPA)
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Updated 13 December 2019

Culture minister announces awards for Saudi talent

Culture minister announces awards for Saudi talent

RIYADH: Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan, minister of culture, announced that the National Cultural Awards will celebrate the achievements of Saudi talents in 16 major cultural areas.

The minister said the awards are an expression of the appreciation of the ministry and the Kingdom for the great contributions made by Saudis in all cultural sectors and their role in developing awareness.

The awards are divided into four tracks: The Pioneer Award, the Youth Culture Award, the Cultural Institutions Award and the fourth track, which includes 11 awards: Film and Visual Show award, Fashion Award, Music Award, National Heritage Award, Literature Award, Theater and Performing Award, Visual Arts Award, Architecture and Design Award, Culinary Award, Publishing Award and Translation Award.


Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths
Updated 16 January 2021

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 356,541
  • A total of 6,318 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 5 deaths from COVID-19 and 140 new infections on Saturday.
Of the new cases, 58 were recorded in Riyadh, 28 in Makkah, 26 in the Eastern Province, 9 in Asir, 6 in Madinah, 2 in Najran and 1 in Jazan.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 356,541 after 159 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 6,318 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.