Abha


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Abha

 

city in southwestern Saudi Arabia, administrative center of Asir Province. Population, approximately 25,000. Abha is a caravan route junction and the center of an agricultural region which grows wheat, sorghum, dates, coffee, and rice; there is also animal breeding.

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For his heroic efforts, Al Shahrani was honoured by Saleh Al Qarazi, Abha Police Director Major General, for helping security forces in rescuing the girl.
The first flight (F3 171) took off early morning on February 1 from King Abdulaziz Airport in Jeddah to Abha Regional Airport.
Fahd Bin Abdullah Al- Adwani, GACA General Manger Regional Airports, commented: "The commencement of flyadeal's flight operations to Abha is a positive development for the region.
Prince Mansour bin Muqrin, deputy governor of Aseer, on Wednesday said the naming of the province's capital Abha as Capital of Arab Tourism 2017 will jumpstart development in the region, according to a report in Arab News.
He pointed out that the, Abha city in particular and Asir province in general are rich in heritage and monuments such as palaces, castles and heritage houses.
A four-star hotel villa project, a four-star hotel suites as well and a four-star hotel resort will be built in Abha.
The blast in Abha on Thursday was the first deadly attack on a Sunni mosque in Saudi Arabia.
Bahrain strongly condemns the terror blast which targeted the emergencies forces mosque in Abha, Asir region.
We were able to compete for and win sizable projects including the Abha Airport development project.
Abha, Dec 30 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI), took part in the 43rd meeting of the GCC Federation of Chambers, which was held in Abha City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
In cooperation with Chambers of Commerce in Abha and Eastern Region, the National Commercial Bank (NCB) has recently celebrated the graduates of its "How to Start Your Small Business" course.
Sharjah -- Air Arabia launched its Abha, Saudi Arabia, service last week.