2004 News Story

Saudi leaders receive provincial governors in Riyadh

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh today Minister of Interior Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz and the Governors of the Kingdom’s thirteen provinces, and urged them to exert greater effort to meet the needs of the citizens and realize their comfort and prosperity. Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz also received the Governors, as did Second Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector-General Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz.

The Governors were in Riyadh for their 11th annual meeting, which was chaired by Prince Nayef, who confirmed that the participants had reviewed issues pertaining to services being extended to the citizens, and highlighted the great attention given by Saudi officials to the process of Saudization of jobs.