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Deputy Governor of Qassim honors STC for sponsoring the International Dates festival in Buraidah
Saudi News Aug 29, 2013
HRH Dr. Faisal bin Mishaal bin Saud honored STC for sponsoring Buraidah international Dates festival which started on 22nd of Shawal at the International Dates City on king Abdulaziz road. The recognition shield was received by the Acting GM of Corporate communications Eng. Hassan bin Abdulrahman AL Shiekh. STC is involved in the Dates festival which is the biggest of its kind as a strategic sponsor for the fourth time in a row to confirm its prominent and active exposure in the events and activities in all districts. It is also a reflection of its social responsibility of supporting activities of social and economic dimension that are used for continuous growth of local communities and contribute in augmenting the incomes of those involved in agricultural activities and products that of use to the Saudi families taking part in such festivals. HRH visited STC wing in the festival and listened to an illustration of STC Group experience at the local, regional and internationally and its contribution to the increased competitiveness of the communication and IT sector and supplementing development plans for all business sectors as well as its plans for spreading fiber optics and wireless technologies via 4G and coping with the most recent world technologies. The end of the visit HRH thanked STC for sponsoring the event which contributed to enhancing the activities of the market emphasizing that responding to the national events is a credit to STC being always at the head of supporters of national activities.