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The Custodian Program for Caring of Kingdom’s Cultural Heritage
Programs And Activities
Chairman of the Board of Directors
His Excellency Mr. Ahmad Al-Khatib
Foundation and Goals
Vision and Mission
Rules and Regulations
Employment and Scholarship
Cultural Heritage Development Projects
UNESCO listed sites
Rock Art of Hail
Internationally Registered Sites
Islamic History Sites
Red List: Stolen National Cultural Treasure
Private Museum License
Private Museum Forum
Saudi Hospitality & Heritage Co.
World Heritage Day
Strategy for Handicrafts Development
Tourism Investment Support
Al Ogair Project
Programs and Support
Activities and Events
Forums and Conferences
China Treasures Exhibition
Arabian Travel Market
World Tourism Day
Tourism Product Development
Tourism Events Development
Tour Operators Program
Business Tourism Program
Tourism After Umrah Program
Tourism Codes of Conduct
“Live Saudi Arabia”
"Leave No Trace"
"Color With Heritage"
Educational and Training Project on Tourism Concepts
Saudi Tourism and Heritage Bulletin
Antiquities & Museums Publications
Rules & Regulations
Virtual Tours Guide
Tourism Services Directory
Lexicon of Touristic Terms
SCTH Publications System
Tourism Service Provides Database
Vacancies in Tourism Sector
Training scholarships application
Procurement & Contracts Portal
Rural and Agro-tourism Portal
Programs and Support
Last Update : 3/21/2017 1:57 PM
تم التقييم مسبقا
SCTH, since its foundation on 16/04/2000, has been working consistently to stimulate and develop tourism and national heritage sectors in the Kingdom. It launched many key initiatives, which are implemented in systematic and practical methods and effective organization. Over 250 until October 2016.
SCTH and its partners have contributed through these initiatives and ongoing achievements, successful events and activities in the regions, and activated memoranda of cooperation with the relevant authorities, in enhancing the confidence of the leadership of the State and the citizens on national tourism, raising the expectations for the Commission and its partners to achieve more.
During the past few years, SCTH has registered many achievements in the development of tourism and national heritage and made great strides in organizing these sectors within the General Strategy for National Tourism Development, as approved by the State in 2004. This has been reviewed and updated recently by SCTH with its partners in the public and private sector, in addition to the development strategy for Antiquities and Museums sectors, approved by SCTH board of directors in 2006.
The comprehensive development program is carried out by SCTH as an extension to its initiatives and achievements. The program depends on the administrative sectors’ approach that work in an integrated system to achieve better results through two specific paths of the project (heritage care and tourism development, and investment) and follow up and coordination of the project management office introduced under the comprehensive development plan.
This report is to allow everyone access to the transparency of the various initiatives and programs put forward by the SCTH from its inception until now, carried out in the framework of national objectives. SCTH was established to organize and develop tourism and national heritage through a modern vision as a governmental institution that works for the development of an economic sector to be one of the most important sectors for creating jobs and attracting investment to achieve a balanced development in the provinces, and contribute to the national output of Saudi Arabia.
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Brochure of important SCTH initiatives and accomplishments – 1438 H.
Brochure of important SCTH initiatives and programs – 1437 H.
Manual of classification of institutional development