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Dammam in the region of Ash Sharqīyah with it's 768,602 inhabitants is a town in Saudi Arabia - some 243 mi (or 391 km) North-East of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Dammam is now 06:37 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Riyadh" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sayhat, Rufay'ah, Nadinah, Darin, Dhahran or Ar Rakah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Batkhela malakand ( Visit From Riyadh TO...

08:27 min ( June 29, 2012 by Tanha009)
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Batkhela Khar malakand ( Visit From Riyadh TO Dammam ) woth my friend Abdul Aziz...and Me Dilawar Khan.. Enjoy very well our Visit tour


09:17 min ( May 30, 2012 by naz007pk)
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My 1999 Persian Gulf Deployment #9: Ad D...

03:46 min ( July 26, 2009 by DougFM1962)
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These videos are from my first deployment to the Persian Gulf, June-Dec, 1999. I was aboard HMCS Regina which was a part of a US Battlegroup headed by the USS Constellation aircraft carrier. This is a...

Driving in Dammam Saudi Arabia - July 2...

01:07 min ( September 26, 2012 by sergiogr)
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Driving in Dammam in Saudi Arabia in July 2012, coming from the highway 613 from Ras Al Khair. Shot with an Olympus VG 120. There is a little bit of shaking but it won't bother you

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Interesting facts about this location

Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium

Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. It is currently used mostly for football matches, and is the home of Ettifaq FC. The stadium has a capacity of 26,000 people. It is named after Muhammad bin Fahd, who is the Governor of the Eastern Province since 1985. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:26.427212|50.114093|type:landmark_scale:3000|||||| |primary |name= }}

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Dammam, Football venues in Saudi Arabia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Saudi Arabia

Tamimi Group

The Tamimi Group, sometimes called the al-Tamimi group (though a different organization from the Egyptian Al-Tamimi group), is a Saudi Arabian business house with activities ranging from supermarket chains, hotels, oilfield services & supplies, road construction, power generation to bus transportation and trucking. Founded in 1953 by the late Ali Tamimi, the company is presently owned and managed by his heirs.

More reading: Tamimi Group homepage
Located at 26.43, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Companies of Saudi Arabia

King Faisal University

King Faisal University (KFU) is a public university with the main campuse in the city of Hofuf in Al-Hassa, Saudi Arabia founded in 1975. KFU was initially established with four colleges: two in Dammam and the other two in Al-Hasa.

More reading: King Faisal University homepage
Located at 26.43, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1975, King Faisal University, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM or UPM) is a public university in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Among Saudi universities, it is highest regarded for excellence in its science and engineering programs. It offers some programs that are not offered elsewhere in Saudi Arabia.

More reading: King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals homepage
Located at 26.43, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Dhahran, Educational institutions established in 1963, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia

2004 Khobar massacre

In the 29 May 2004 Al-Khobar massacres in Saudi Arabia, seventeen terrorists, members of the The Jerusalem Squadron, attacked third country national personnel of two oil industry installations, the Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation building and the Petroleum Centre, and a foreign workers' housing complex, the Oasis Compound, in the Gulf city of Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.43, 50.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:2004 in Saudi Arabia, Islamic terrorism, Mass murder in 2004, Terrorism in Saudi Arabia, Terrorist incidents in 2004