2001 News Story

Saudi TV wins prizes at Cairo festival

Saudi Television has won a number of prizes in the Seventh Cairo Radio and Television Festival that was held July 2-7 with around twenty Arab countries participating. The winning Saudi programs were: the serial 'The Nomad and the Sultan', which shared a gold medal with the Egyptian 'Grim Faces of My Wife'; while in the category of creative special programs, 'The Unification' won a silver medal; and bronze medals were awarded to the lecture series 'Religion and Life', the musical 'Bride's Song', and the commercial 'No to Drugs'.