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Dammam

 

(al-Dammam), a city in Saudi Arabia, the administrative center of Eastern Province. Population, approximately 20,000. It is a port on the Persian Gulf; about 70 percent of all imported goods pass through Dammam (grain, tea. coffee, sugar, and textiles and other industrial goods). It is connected by railroad to Riyadh. It is located in an important oil region (including the Dammam and Abgaig fields). It is also a fishing center.

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And, the One to One Marbia Al Dammam also packs in 50 rooms, which is located by the Omar Bin Al-Khattab Street.
Among its supporters are King Khaled's Foundation, Tamer Group, Haji Husein Alireza (HHA), UCA, Med Gulf, Saudi Investment Bank, NCB, Orix, and AkarOne along with prominent academic institutions such as the Gulf University, Al Dammam University, Al Faisal University and King Abdulaziz University (KAU).
Queen" Ahlam posted a series of pix of a recent trip to Saudi Arabia, where one of the shots pictured her in her private jet in Riyadh after returning from Al Dammam, where she held a private performance at a wedding ceremony.
Completion of the ring road that connects Al Dammam / Al Jubail road with Al Riyadh road / Al Dammam highway and Al Dhahran / Al Akir / Salwa road with a length of 23 Km (Ash sharqiyah).
It's also working on an industrial city in the eastern city of Al Dammam, the chief executive said.
The team met and trained at the Al Wasl stadium before they were due to leave for Al Dammam, Saudi Arabia, today.
The Ministry of Social Affairs - Saudi Arabia (MOSA) plans to build the social security offices building in Al Dammam in the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia.
By 2011 will have 18 flights per week from Riyadh, Jeddah and Al Dammam to Dubai" added Al Hamdan who also mentioned that nasair now operates more than 450 flights weekly, and successfully added 7 new destinations during the year 2010 in Syria, Sudan and India.
The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) plans to build an administration building for Al Dammam University in Al Dammam in Saudi Arabia.
The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) plans to build an administration building for the Al Dammam University in Al Dammam in Saudi Arabia.
The Saudi Arabia Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) plans to replace Al Dammam Technical College for Boys with new buildings in Dammam, Al Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia.
Ministry of Higher Education - Saudi Arabia plans to build College of Engineering Phase 2 for Al Dammam University, located in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.