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Al-Khodairy unveils new vision
Culture & Education | Friday 23 January, 2015 1:48 am
Newly appointed Culture and Information Minister Abdul Aziz Al-Khodairy has unveiled a new vision for the Kingdom’s media to foster cooperation between the people and the authorities and to ensure development and improve quality.Speaking to the editors in chief of Saudi newspapers and magazines...
Govt studies causes of violence in school
Culture & Education | Friday 23 January, 2015 12:57 am
The Ministry of Education has been researching the problem of violence and bullying among students in public schools to determine reasons and ways of taking action to stop it.A committee formed by the ministry has been working on a plan to reduce and combat the rising levels of violence among...
UBS announces partnership with Saudi Art Council as new sponsor of Jeddah Arts “21,39”
Culture & Education | Thursday 22 January, 2015 12:09 am
UBS, the world’s leading wealth manager, has announced that it will partner with the Saudi Art Council to sponsor the 2015 edition of Jeddah Arts “21,39”, which will begin in Jeddah tomorrow. Now in its second year, Jeddah Arts “21,39” is a non-profit initiative organized by the Saudi Art ...
Culture & Education | Wednesday 21 January, 2015 12:34 am
INSEAD, the leading international business school, today released the 2014 edition of its annual Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI). The study, which measures a nation’s competitiveness based on the quality of talent it can produce, attract and retain, was produced in collaboration with...
Olympics Creativity and Giftedness Lunches its 9th Annual Program
Culture & Education | Monday 19 January, 2015 1:01 pm
Showcasing the unique and exceptional talents of the Olympics Creativity and Giftedness program #Doroob officially opened its Visual Arts Exhibition at Arab Mall this Saturday January 17, 2015 presenting the works of the 72 finalists in the 2014 Photography and Vlogging categories. The goal of the ...
Campaign checks students’ eyesight
Culture & Education | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:24 am
The Ministry of Education recently launched a national campaign to discover the visual problems of kindergarten and elementary students. The campaign was launched with the cooperation of the National Commission for Children and the Ebsar Foundation for the visually impaired.The four-day campaign...
Ministry to regulate new media
Culture & Education | Monday 19 January, 2015 2:15 am
Culture and Information Minister Abdul Aziz Al-Khudairi said new regulations for social media sites are being studied in a bid to promote the new media. He called on all Saudi newspapers to provide their proposals and opinions in this regard.These proposals will help the ministry to create an...
Colorful start to Souk Okaz
Culture & Education | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:59 am
Souk Okaz has organized a beauty contest and race for Arabian horses on Saturday, it was announced here on Friday.This is one of many highlights at the top tourist attraction. There have already been performances of the Ardah dance by the Bahra and Renia folklore teams, with 100 artists, on...
Translation awards ‘build bridges between nations’
Culture & Education | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:55 am
The winners of the annual King Abdullah International Award for Translation (KAIAT) have praised Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah for helping to unite people across religious and cultural divides.These comments were made on the sidelines of the awards ceremony in Geneva on Thursday...
Historic Jeddah Festival opens with fanfare
Culture & Education | Friday 16 January, 2015 1:54 am
Jeddah Gov. Prince Mishaal bin Majed, chairman of the Tourism Development Council, opened the second Historic Jeddah Festival here Wednesday, which will feature 89 heritage, recreational, cultural and marketing events.Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and...