Emergency fund to Preserve Zabeed City [Archives:2004/718/Local News]

March 8 2004

An emergency fund has been established to preserve and protect the architectural characteristic of Zabeed historic city.
The fund will renovate the historic homes through granting loans up to $2,000 to each owner.
The fund comes as part of the plans of Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the General Authority for Antiquities and Museums to protect this historic city as one of the world's historic cities.
The historic gates of the city have been already renovated including Al-Gartub Gate.