2002 News Story

Asir enjoys increased domestic tourism

Governor of Asir Province Prince Khaled Al-Faisal participated yesterday in the final ceremony of the annual Abha tourism festival, and announced the names of the winners of this year's Al-Miftaha Prize. Speaking on the occasion, deputy chairman of the tourism committee Prince Bandar bin Khaled Al-Faisal commented on the festival's success, saying that the number of visitors to Asir this year was 15 percent higher than last year.