Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman received here on Tuesday citizens of Tabuk region, inaugurated and laid foundation stone for several development projects in the region, in the presence of Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense.
Upon his arrival, the King was received by Prince Fahd bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Tabuk Region.
The ceremony started with a recitation of verses from the Holy Qur'an. Then, Prince Fahd bin Sultan delivered a speech in which he lauded the King for inaugurating 151 development projects amounting to more than SR11 billion, covering various ministries and commissions, in addition to the projects of the Public Investment Fund (PIF), including Neom, Red Sea and Amaala.
The King and the Crown Prince were briefed on a visual presentation of the projects. The ceremony were attended by Prince Khalid bin Fahd bin Khalid; Prince Turki Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, and a number of princes, ministers, and senior officials.
Source: International Islamic News Agency