foundation stone


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foundation stone

1. One of a number of stones in a foundation.
2. Same as cornerstone.
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He also laid the foundation stone of the University of Tartous with an initial cost of SYP 1 billion, adding that the project will be along with other Syrian universities "a beacon of science and knowledge.
Hadi opened and laid foundation stone for 92 services and development projects at a total cost estimated at YR 68 billion.
Ensour laid the foundation stone for the Porto Dead Sea project, a JD800 million venture of the Egyptian Amer Group.
The foundation stone ceremony was also attended by India's Minister of State for Shipping Milind Deora, Chairman of DP World Sultan Ahmad Bin Sulayem and Chairman of Jawaharlal Nehru Port NN Kumar.
Summary: Shaikh Mohammed bin Hamed Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah, set a foundation stone for the construction of warehouses to store petroleum products and crude oil of the Fujairah Oil Terminal Company, or FOTC, on Tuesday.
A WORSHIPPER has launched a search for tools used to lay the foundation stone of a church 150 years ago.
Summary: Muscat: Muscat Electricity Distribution Company (MEDC) held the foundation stone laying ceremony of its new .
Summary: The foundation stone for Sidon's maritime barrier will be laid Thursday, paving the way for a project to close down the city's notorious dump and end some 40 years of environmental degradation.
Summary: HM King Mohammed VI laid, on Friday in the northern city of Tetouan, the foundation stone of a center for drug addicted youth to be carried out by the Mohammed V Foundation for Solidarity for an amount of 635,950 dollars (5 million dirhams).
He said that Maliki had also laid the foundation stone for the entrance of Karbala city from the side of Hindiya township, with a 6 km length and 32 billion (b) dinar cost.
8 (BNA) -- Saudi Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud laid the foundation stone of Prince Naif Center for Health Sciences Research at King Saud University's Riyadh Techno Valley
Kuwait's Deputy Premier for Legal Affairs, Minister of Justice and Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, Rashed Al-Hammad, laid Sunday the foundation stone of a building to house students of Al-Tarqiya Islamic School here, as well as opening classrooms in a mosque in the same the Province.

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