Warm welcome for King in Hail


HAIL — Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman attended a public reception hosted by the people of Hail region here on Wednesday evening.

Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Saad, emir of Hail, and several princes, ministers and high ranking officials were also present at the reception held at Al-Mighwat Park in the city.

King Salman will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for several multibillion riyal development projects during the second leg of his regional tour that already took him to Al-Qassim where he inaugurated and launched more than 600 projects costing a total of SR16.5 billion.

Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Saad, emir of Hail, said in a statement that the people of Hail are overjoyed on the auspicious occasion of the visit of the King and the Crown Prince to the region. — SG/SPA