Royal order establishes Ministry of Housing

March 25, 2011

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz issued a royal order today establishing a Ministry of Housing and appointing Dr. Shuwaish bin Saudi bin Duwaihi Al-Duwaihi its Minister.

A separate royal order was issued appointing Sheikh Abdullatif bin Abdulrahman bin Saeed Al-Harthy as Undersecretary of the Ministry of Justice at the excellent rank.

A third royal order relieved Ibrahim bin Abdulrahman Al-Tassan from his post as Chief of Private Affairs of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and appointed him Advisor at the Royal Court at the same rank. The same royal order appointed Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Dakheel, the Undersecretary of Private Affairs of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, to the post of Deputy Chief of Private Affairs of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques.