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Saudi Arabia confirms its achievement of UN sustainable goals
Government | Monday 29 May, 2017 3:34 pm
Saudi Arabia has achieved most of the 17 goals for comprehensive sustainable development of the UN, thus surpassing the achievements of the UN Agenda 2030. The success in reaching those goals are a result of the structural reforms adopted by the government of King Salman on many development levels ...
Qassim governor: A new step in fight against terrorism taken through Etidal
Government | Monday 29 May, 2017 3:31 pm
Qassim Gov. Prince Faisal bin Mishaal praised the Global Center for Combating Extremism Ideology “Etidal,” which is a step forward in the fight against extremism. In a press statement, the prince said King Salman is working to consolidate the basis of peace, the culture of moderation,...
KAICIID stresses importance of religious institutions’ cooperation with political decision-makers for peace
Government | Saturday 27 May, 2017 4:07 pm
 It is important to deepen cooperation among all groups of societies, religious organizations and political decision makers around the world in order to find sustainable solutions to violence, Faisal bin Muaammar, secretary-general of the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for...
Eliminating terror requires unity, says Trump in historic address to the Muslim world
Government | Monday 22 May, 2017 9:47 am
Eliminating terror and extremism is not a one-country responsibility, but a challenge facing all nations that requires them to unite to overcome it, US President Donald Trump said Sunday while addressing the Arab-Islamic-American Summit in Riyadh.  In his first speech on foreign soil, in...
Multibillion-dollar deals sealed at Saudi-US CEO Forum
Government | Sunday 21 May, 2017 12:00 pm
The inaugural Saudi-US CEO Forum witnessed the signing of dozens of business agreements on Saturday as part of enhancing the bilateral trade relations between the two countries. General Electric (GE) announced signing $15 billion in business deals with the Kingdom, which falls within Saudi...
President Trump meets with GCC leaders
Government | Sunday 21 May, 2017 12:00 pm
US President Donald Trump is today meeting with GCC leaders in a key pillar of the Riyadh Summit. The American president first held bilateral meetings with Bahrain’s King Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and also met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi. Trump said that...
Robust US-GCC links seen restoring regional peace, security
Government | Sunday 21 May, 2017 10:52 am
Relations between the US and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states have strengthened over several decades, bound by mutual interests, interdependence and stable institutions. The US-GCC Summit is expected to build on these ties, especially regarding security and commerce. “The...
Kingdom, Washington agree ‘Joint Strategic Vision Declaration’
Government | Sunday 21 May, 2017 10:51 am
Saudi Arabia and the US on Saturday agreed a “Joint Strategic Vision Declaration” covering aspects like diplomacy, trade, security and the fight against terror. It was co-signed by King Salman and US President Donald Trump at the Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh. The White House said in a...
King Salman presents Trump with Saudi Arabia’s top civilian honor
Government | Saturday 20 May, 2017 7:15 pm
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Saturday presented Donald Trump with the Kingdom’s top civilian honor, as the US president began a trip to Riyadh aimed at strengthening security and economic ties. The king placed the Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud around Trump’s neck at a ceremony at...
Sheikh Mohammed Surprises Arab Hope Makers Ceremony: Awards Top Prize To All Nominees
Government | Friday 19 May, 2017 11:57 am
  In a ceremony designed to award the Arab World’s most inspirational Hope Maker, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid tonight extended the top award to all five nominees in a moment that astounded the packed crowd at Dubai Media City’s Sound Stage; Sheikh Mohammed redrew the ...