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King Salman, King Abdallah witness signing of key pacts in Amman
Government | Tuesday 28 March, 2017 8:52 am
Saudi King Salman and Jordan’s King Abdallah on Monday attended the signing ceremony of a number of agreements, memoranda of understanding (MoU) and joint investment deals worth billions of dollars. The agreements, signed by government officials from the two sides, include establishing a...
Saudi Justice Ministry announces new initiatives to promote work
Government | Monday 27 March, 2017 10:21 am
The Ministry of Justice has announced initiatives to support the National Transformation Program 2020 to shorten litigation procedures, reduce flow of cases to the courts and boost the national economy. The initiatives also include achieving institutional excellence, according to the...
International Government Communication Forum 2017 Convenes in Sharjah
Government | Thursday 23 March, 2017 4:47 am
 The sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) concluded its first day of constructive dialogue, debate and engagement at the Expo Centre Sharjah, on a successful note. The event was officially inaugurated with a speech by the patron His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin...
Government | Wednesday 22 March, 2017 4:00 am
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group’s 1st Public-Private Partnership Forum, aimed at exploring the challenges, opportunities and achievements of public-private partnerships in the Islamic world, unfolds in Riyadh today. The day-long event plays host to an impressive array of invited...
Crown Prince inaugurates ‘Amn’ e-service
Government | Wednesday 22 March, 2017 3:30 am
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif, deputy premier and minister of interior, launches the Public Security’s electronic services system called “Amn” at his office in Riyadh on Tuesday. The system, which will be implemented in four phases, aims to improve the efficiency of the police...
Ramadan to begin on May 27, says scholar
Government | Wednesday 22 March, 2017 12:27 am
The fasting month of Ramadan will start this year on Saturday, May 27, and will last for 29 days, local daily Al-Madina reported on Tuesday, quoting a statement by Sheikh Abdullah Bin Sulaiman Al-Manie, member of the Council of Senior Scholars. Al-Manie said the month of Shaaban, which precedes...
Sharjah Announces Agenda of International Government Communication Forum 2017
Government | Monday 20 March, 2017 5:01 am
The Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB) revealed the agenda of the Sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) to be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. Themed ‘Societal...
 Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid attends ‘Journey of Happiness’
Government | Sunday 19 March, 2017 9:56 am
  His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Saturday attended the “Journey of Happiness” event on the Dubai Water Canal. The event was organised by the National Programme for Happiness and...
King Salman arrives in Riyadh from China
Government | Sunday 19 March, 2017 9:26 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman arrived in Riyadh on Saturday night following a weeks-long Asian tour that took him to Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, Japan and the People’s Republic of China, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said.   On arrival at the King Salman...
 Shoura delegation to take part in Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union conference
Government | Saturday 18 March, 2017 2:48 pm
A Shoura Council delegation led by the speaker of the council, Sheikh Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh, will participate in the 24th conference of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union on Monday in the Moroccan capital Rabat. The Shoura delegation will include a member of the executive committee for the Arab...
Bodrum Week at Dubai
Bodrum Week at Dubai
Tuesday 28 March, 2017 3:30