Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Dates Festival to begin on Oct. 2

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Updated 22 September 2020

Saudi Arabia’s AlUla Dates Festival to begin on Oct. 2

  • RCU is working with several Saudi partners to host the festival and each partner will have a presentation stand at the festival

ALULA: AlUla Dates Festival, organized by the Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU), will begin on Oct.2.
The event will be held every weekend for three weeks. It will bring together dates farmers, buyers, and investors amid the ancient heritage and palm groves of AlUla.
Farmers can register to sell their produce at the market through a simple online form available on the RCU website.
RCU is working with several Saudi partners to host the festival and each partner will have a presentation stand at the festival.

 


Saudi Arabia announces 17 more COVID-19 deaths

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Saudi Arabia announces 17 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 345,622
  • A total of 5,857 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 17 deaths from COVID-19 and 302 new infections on Friday.
Of the new cases, 70 were recorded in Riyadh, 28 in Jeddah, 18 in Yanbu, 17 in Madinah, 14 in Dhahran, 14 in Makkah and 8 in Dammam.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 345,622 after 407 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,857 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.