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Aswat Asharq Al-Awsat : Imam Abdulaziz Royal Reserve Plants Over 1 Million Trees, Shrubs During First Half of 2024

Imam Abdulaziz Royal Reserve Plants Over 1 Million Trees, Shrubs During First Half of 2024
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Imam Abdulaziz Royal Reserve Plants Over 1 Million Trees, Shrubs During First Half of 2024

Imam Abdulaziz Royal Reserve Plants Over 1 Million Trees, Shrubs During First Half of 2024

The Imam Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Royal Reserve Development Authority has completed the planting of more than one million and 200,000 trees and shrubs during the first half of this year 2024, reported the Saudi Press Agency on Tuesday.

This is part of the Authority's plan to resettle indigenous wild plants in the Imam Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Royal Reserve and the King Khalid Royal Reserve.

The authority said the planted wild trees and shrubs include Sidr, Talh, Arfaj, Arta, and others, stressing that all of them are indigenous wild plants, and were carefully selected to suit the environment in the two reserves.

The authority added that it had started to boost vegetation cover and resettle indigenous wild plants since 2021. It said its efforts are ongoing, aiming to preserve, increase and develop vegetation cover to achieve its strategic objectives to achieve the objectives of the Saudi Green Initiative, Saudi Vision 2030, and improving quality of life.



Aswat Asharq Al-Awsat : Jeddah Season's 'City Walk' Area Offers Smart Bracelets to Its Visitors

City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
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Jeddah Season's 'City Walk' Area Offers Smart Bracelets to Its Visitors

City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season - SPA

The City Walk area has introduced smart wristbands for visitors during the 2024 Jeddah season, specifically designed for children, the elderly, and people with disabilities.

According to SPA, these wristbands carry the data and contact information of their companions, making it easy to communicate and locate them.
Visitors can purchase these wristbands from specialized staff at the entry gates. Each wristband contains a QR code that can be scanned with a mobile camera to display the registered contact information.
City Walk is one of the main areas of the 2024 Jeddah Season and it offers a variety of entertainment activities and events, including motor and skill games, "Cairo Nights," and "China City" areas. Additionally, it features numerous Arab plays that are very popular among visitors.