2001 News Story

King Abdulaziz Foundation meets in Riyadh

Governor of Riyadh Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, who is also chairman of the King Abdulaziz Foundation, presided over the board's eleventh meeting yesterday. The meeting was briefed on royal approval for the foundation to document and publish information regarding the royal family and launch a website on Internet; and on the foundation's participation in an international conference of Centers of Middle East Studies scheduled for Germany next year. The board also decided to organize a symposium on the Gulf Cooperation Council countries, and to hold a scientific meeting in coordination with Saudi Aramco for Saudi studies documenting the Kingdom's oil history.