Abdul-Majeed bin Abdul Aziz, the Governor of Makkah region, will open
at the Sheraton Hotel here on Wednesday the first show of jewellery
and rare precious stones. The show will display among other items a
diamond that has a weight of more than 103 carats.
Director General of Midad Company,
the show's organizing company, Mohammad Hisham Al-Ameeri, said the
show, which is the first of its kind in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,
will display a number of rare diamonds and precious stones.
He noted that organization of the
show aims at development of rare and distinguished industries in the
Kingdom. Al-Ameeri pointed out that Midad Company is planning to a set
up a factory for manufacturing diamonds and precious stones as well as
training Saudi nationals in the field of diamond design and