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Move aims to reduce violence in schools
Culture & Education | Friday 21 August, 2015 2:17 am
Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil has directed all education departments to implement in schools a new violence-reduction program "Rifq" (to be gentle) from the first semester of the forthcoming academic year.  The program will create awareness among students, the school...
12 educational TV channels launched
Culture & Education | Thursday 20 August, 2015 1:57 am
Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil has launched 12 educational satellite television channels, two of which offer classes for students near the southern border, where the new academic year begins on Sunday. The project, in Asir Educational Directorate’s Jazan, Najran, Sybia and Sarat Obaid is ...
Souq Okaz features new elements
Culture & Education | Tuesday 18 August, 2015 3:34 am
The ongoing 9th edition of Souq Okaz, a unique and important tourism landmark organized by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTNH), has introduced a new phenomenon to promote Saudi arts and crafts and ensure a fair competition for exhibited products. “In the ongoing...
Educators stress protecting youths from deviant thoughts
Culture & Education | Monday 17 August, 2015 1:03 am
Sunday was the start of the new scholastic year for administrators across the Kingdom. Educators all over the country published tweets on #ambassadors_education expressing their condemnation of some actions of Saudi citizens who shed the blood of innocent people and called for unifying efforts to...
Call to regulate entry of visitors to schools
Culture & Education | Friday 14 August, 2015 4:11 am
Education Minister Azzam Al-Dakhil has directed all the education departments across the Kingdom to appoint a guard at each school for boys and girls in order to regulate the entrance of parents or visitors. He stressed the need to document the data and information of each visitor, including...
Souq Okaz gets off to a colorful start
Culture & Education | Friday 14 August, 2015 3:08 am
Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal and head of the supervising committee of Souq Okaz opened the activities of the ninth edition of the festival on Wednesday. A number of intellectuals, poets, academics, artists and craftsmen from the Kingdom and abroad attended the event. The governor...
Welcome Kazakhstan Art Exhibition at khalidiya palace rayhaan by rotana
Culture & Education | Thursday 13 August, 2015 2:30 pm
It was an astonishing evening on the 3rd of August at Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana which had the pleasure of welcoming guests to the opening night of the Welcome Kazakhstan Art Exhibition. It was a night of excitement and exploration into the tradition and ways of life of the Kazakh people...
KACST, KAUST joint panel to monitor projects
Culture & Education | Thursday 13 August, 2015 4:30 am
The King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) and the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) will form a joint scientific committee between the two sides to follow the progress of their joint ventures. The agreement was reached between the two parties during a...
Prince Khaled inaugurates annual Souk Okaz festival
Culture & Education | Thursday 13 August, 2015 4:17 am
Makkah Emir Prince Khaled Al-Faisal inaugurated the activities of the ninth edition of the 10-day annual Souk Okaz festival at Al-Arfa outside Taif on Wednesday. During the inaugural ceremony, Prince Khaled decorated Hizabr Mahmood Ali from Iraq with the Mantle Okaz Poet and Hassan Muhammad...
Pearson announces new Customer Support initiative for digital customers
Culture & Education | Thursday 13 August, 2015 3:10 am
Pearson announces today that a new Customer Contact Centre will be launched in the Middle East, catering to the needs of digital customers across the region.   The new service team, based in a state-of-the-art centre in Cairo, will provide telephone, email, web-form and chat support for...
Spain's Super Cup set for Saudi Arabia
Spain's Super Cup set for Saudi Arabia
Tuesday 12 November, 2019 3:12