His visit to Milan, Italy, particularly pleased the Kuwaiti as he had found that his trade of Italian fabrics - which he shipped to Kuwait, Nejd
(Saudi Arabia), Bahrain, Basra (Iraq), and Oman - made him generous profits of "at least 20 percent.
Tall and heavyset, Abdullah felt more at home in the Nejd
, the kingdom's desert heartland, riding his favourite stallions and hunting with falcons.
Tall and heavyset, he felt more at home in the Nejd
, the kingdom's desert heartland, riding stallions and hunting with falcons.
lache neanmoins Nejd
Ben Hamza, un ingenieur de 34 ans, en denoncant la "memoire courte" des Tunisiens.
In the early 19th century, the Turco-Egyptian army, sent by the pasha of Egypt, defeated the Wahhabi empire of the time and confined Wahhabism to its native Nejd
, the large plateau in the central portion of what presently is known as Saudi Arabia.
The latter was then no more than a minor leader -- amongst many -- of continually sparring and raiding Bedouin tribes in the baking and desperately poor deserts of the Nejd
For two other Omani entrepreneurs, Shatha Abbas and Eman Al Whabai -- founders of Nejd
, a retailer of frankincense laced products, getting visas for employees is one of the main challenges to launching a business in Oman.
It has the most diverse topography extending from Salalah plain in the coastal region up to the wooded hills (Dhofar Jabel) which reaches up to 1500-metre elevation followed by the desert or Nejd
It is also providing help for Aflaj by drilling support wells during a long period of drought, encouraging use of recycled wastewater for landscaping and industrial use, constructing more desalination plants to cover the domestic use of water, improving water management at farms, well abstraction control, moratorium on drilling wells, introduction of modern irrigation systems, transfer of certain high-demand crops such as Rhodes grass to Nejd
area, and use of brackish water to produce some crops.
Flights to Ha'il, an oasis city in Nejd
in the north west of the country, will start on February 13.
Ha'il, which is an oasis city in Nejd
in the north west of the country, contributes to a large percentage of the Kingdom's wheat, date and fruit production.
Its founder, Saleh Abdul Aziz Al Rajhi, grew up in the Nejd
desert where he and his brother, Sulaiman Al-Rajhi, began their business by changing money for pilgrims taking camel caravans across the desert to the cities of Mecca and Medina.