His First 20 Years:
An Era of Prosperity and Stability
The first 20 years of the rule of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin
brought security and stability, as well as tremendous development in all social
and economic fields.
Expansion of the
Two Holy Mosques:
Ensuring a Safe and Comfortable
Pilgrimage to Islam’s
Expansion projects launched by King Fahd have transformed the Holy Mosque in
Makkah and the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah, the two holiest sites to the
world’s 1.2 billion Muslims.
Diversification and Expansion
The Saudi Arabian economy has expanded steadily over the past
20 years while diversifying in new directions.
Preparing Young Saudis for the Challenges of the 21st Century
About one out of every four residents of the Kingdom is enrolled in the
nation’s 26,000 schools, eight universities, and hundreds of colleges and
vocational training institutes.
The Backbone of Socioeconomic Development
The modern infrastructure Saudi Arabia has put in place over the past 20 years has made possible dramatic social and
King Fahd with one of his sons, Prince Abdulaziz.