20 Safar 1443 - 28 September 2021
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Saudi Arabia’s youth volleyball team crowned Gulf champions after win over Bahrain
Sports | Tuesday 31 August, 2021 12:36 am
Saudi Arabia has won the sixth Gulf Youth Volleyball Championship after overcoming Bahrain 3-2 in the final played at Isa Bin Rashid Hall in Manama. Bahrain won the first set 25-17, but Saudi Arabia came storming back to win the next two 25-23 and 25-20. Bahrain tied the match by winning the...
Soudah and Rijal Almaa: Where Saudi Arabia’s natural beauty opens up to the world
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 31 August, 2021 12:25 am
Saudi Arabia is radically expanding its leisure, tourism and hospitality sectors as it opens to international travelers. One attraction in particular could give the tourism industry an ace up its sleeve: The Soudah and “Tahlal” mountains in Rijal Almaa. Soudah is home to the highest peak...
Sport and social activism come together as all-female football teams prepare to compete at the inaugural of Global Goals World Cup Saudi Arabia
Sports | Tuesday 31 August, 2021 12:13 am
The final tournament of Saudi Arabia’s inaugural Global Goals World Cup will take place in Riyadh in September, showcasing the powerful role sport can play in advancing social and environmental sustainability. Launched in 2015, Global Goals World Cup (GGWCUP) invites women around the world...
Zain KSA Rolls Out the “National Roaming
Technology & IT | Tuesday 31 August, 2021 12:09 am
Zain KSA announced that it is supporting the "National Roaming" initiative launched by the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) with the aim of maximizing the inclusiveness of telecommunication services throughout all Saudi regions and cities, with a particular focus on...
Al Falih visits Oman to expand economic ties
Government | Monday 30 August, 2021 2:13 am
The Minister of Investment Eng. Khalid Bin Abdulaziz Al Falih will pay a visit to the Sultanate of Oman on Sunday to consolidate and expand the economic relations and mutual investments between the two brotherly countries. The minister will head a delegation of officials from government...
Saudi Arabia’s non-oil, oil exports increase by 52.1% and 126.1% respectively in Q2
Business & Money | Monday 30 August, 2021 2:01 am
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s overall merchandise exports increased by 99.4% in Q2 2021 compared to Q2 2020, when international trade was impacted by COVID-related lockdowns and travel bans in numerous countries. The value of exports amounted to SR238.6 billion in Q2 2021, up from SR119.7...
CITC launches free local roaming service
Technology & IT | Monday 30 August, 2021 1:59 am
 The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) announced Sunday the signing of a commercial agreement between Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Etihad Etisalat Company (Mobily) and Mobile Telecommunications Company Saudi Arabia (Zain) for the launch of the local roaming...
Saudi Falcons Club has achieved ‘quantum leap,’ says German visitor
Tourism & Hospitality | Monday 30 August, 2021 1:04 am
Parem Nicholas from Germany is taking part in the first International Falcon Breeders Auction and said that falconry contests had witnessed major developments in the past few years.The auction is being organized by the Saudi Falcons Club in Malham, north of Riyadh.“I have been interested in...
Cisco Partners with the Saudi Federation for Cyber Security, Programming and Drones to Enhance Digital Skills in the Kingdom
Technology & IT | Monday 30 August, 2021 12:11 am
 Cisco has announced a strategic partnership with the Saudi Federation for Cyber Security, Programming and Drones (SAFCSP), to develop the digital skills of 8,000 trainers in the fields of cybersecurity and programming via the Cisco Networking Academy (NetAcad). In Saudi Arabia, the Cisco ...
Why Saudi Arabia’s Haql beaches are a must-see
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 29 August, 2021 12:18 am
The northwestern coastal city of Haql in the Tabuk region offers breathtaking scenery, turquoise waters, white sand beaches surrounded by mountains, colored coral reefs and a charming climate, giving visitors a fun and relaxing experience, as well as offering enjoyable maritime...