1999 News Story

King Fahd donates funding for new cardiology center

It was announced today that Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz will establish, at his personal expense, a center for heart surgery and treatment, to be annexed to the King Khalid Hospital at King Saud University in Riyadh. Prince Abdulaziz Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz, Minister of State and Cabinet Member, handed over the King's message together with a check for SR 10 million (U.S. $ 2.67 million), to Minister of Higher Education Dr. Khalid Al-Angary, who referred to this gesture as a continuation of King Fahd's generous deeds for the welfare of his people.