1999 News Story

Women contributing to Centennial celebrations

In Riyadh, cultural activities for women at the Qassim pavilion of the Fourteenth National Festival of Culture and Heritage in Jenadariyah began yesterday with a function at the Salman Social Center, attended by Princess Hussa bint Salman, who welcomed the participants, and was presented by Princess Noura bint Muhammad with a commemorative plaque on the occasion of the centennial.

In Makkah yesterday, Princess Etab bint Sultan inaugurated a women's handicraft exhibition organized by the Umm Al-Qu'ra Women's Society as part of the centenary celebrations of the Makkah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
At the Girls' College in Dammam yesterday, Deputy Governor of the Eastern Province Prince Saud Bin Nayef Bin Abdul Aziz inaugurated an exhibition of art, tradition and culture marking the Kingdom's centennial celebrations. Many handicrafts were on display, and Prince Saud, praising the spirit and dedication of the students, showed keen interest in each stall.