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(ˈtɑ ɪf)

a city in W Saudi Arabia. 300,000.
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Noun1.Taif - a city in western Saudi Arabia to the east of Mecca
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia - an absolute monarchy occupying most of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia; vast oil reserves dominate the economy
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CULTURE Minister Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa attended the opening of Taif Arab Summer Capital 2014 forum under the patronage of Mecca Governor Prince Misha'al bin Abdulla bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
He made this disclosure in a press statement after chairing a meeting of the Local Council for Development in Taif Governorate Sunday evening.
Air Arabia said it will offer three weekly flights to Taif, making it easier and convenient for passengers to travel between the two countries.
The inaugural flight, FZ875, departed Dubai Terminal 2 at 7:25pm on Wednesday, landing at Taif Regional Airport at 9:30pm.
Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri stressed Tuesday the importance of implementing the Taif Accord on the 35th anniversary of the start of the Lebanese civil war in 1975, the Beirut daily AN NAHAR reported on Wednesday.
Druze Chieftain and MP Walid Jumblat said Friday that the 1989 Taif Accord determined the countries which are considered enemies of Lebanon and those which are friends, the leftist daily AS SAFIR reported Saturday.
The contracts to be offered are for management, operation and maintenance of water and sewage sectors, under the system of participation with the private sector, in the cities of Makkah and Taif as well as Madinah and Dammam.
As a Dubai Investments- Fujairah Investment Establishment joint venture, Al Taif Investment brings with it tremendous experience and long-standing repute combined with strong governmental backing that's sure to enhance Fujairah's investment profile.
The governor of Taif welcomed them, pointing to the most prominent tourist programs in Taif, the first Arab City to earn the title of the capital of "Arab Summer Resorts "
BEIRUT: This month marked the 25th anniversary of the Taif Accord that ended Lebanon's devastating 1975-90 Civil War amid clear signs that the new Constitution has failed to ensure political stability and equal power-sharing between Muslims and Christians in the turbulent country.
This loan will go towards modernising and upgrading the capacity of TGC-16 and therefore is an important step towards realising the strategy to increase the efficiency of Russia s energy system, remarked Albert Shigabutdinov, General Director of TAIF Group.
The MP believes that the election proposal submitted by the Cabinet should be reviewed because Taif never mentioned proportionality and some of the districts have been tailored to the certain sizes.