1999 News Story

New Saudi schools planned for Italy and China

It was announced today that Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, Deputy Prime Minister and

Commander of the National Guard, had approved the opening of two new schools for Saudi

students, one in Italy and one in the People's Republic of China. The schools in Rome and

in Beijing, which will open next academic year, will be supervised by the Saudi Embassies

in these countries. This brings to 18 the number of such schools worldwide.