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Riyadh meet to focus on importance of Arabic
Culture & Education | Monday 12 January, 2015 3:29 am
On behalf of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah, Culture and Information Minister Abdul Aziz Al-Khodairy will open the 19th conference of Arab ministers of culture in Riyadh on Monday.Al-Khodairy said delegates from more than 30 countries and organizations will take part in the...
Governor visits Riyadh schools
Culture & Education | Monday 12 January, 2015 2:31 am
Riyadh Governor Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, accompanied by Director of Administration of Education in Riyadh Region Mohamed Al-Murshed, visited some schools in Riyadh on Sunday where students sat their exams.The visits were aimed at addressing any complaints or issues faced by...
Ministry promises to protect teachers against violence
Culture & Education | Sunday 11 January, 2015 12:15 am
The Ministry of Education has confirmed that it will counter any form of violence against teachers and will protect their privileged status in society as educators and makers of future generations.Strongly denouncing the recent attack on a teacher in Al Ahsa by a citizen, Education Minister Prince...
King’s translation winners to receive prizes in Geneva
Culture & Education | Sunday 11 January, 2015 12:08 am
The winners of the seventh edition of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques International Translation Prize will receive their prizes in Geneva next Thursday.The National Center for Translation in Egypt and the Tunisian Academy for Sciences and Literature shared the prize for institutions doing...
Sky is the limit for aviation enthusiasts
Culture & Education | Saturday 10 January, 2015 1:43 am
Young Saudi aviation enthusiasts here are showing that the sky is the limit if one is prepared to work hard and passionately at fulfilling one’s dreams.Abdulaziz Al-Dakheel is a young Saudi businessman who decided in October 2013 to do exactly that, having dreamed since childhood of becoming a...
Ipsos News Pulse Survey: 85% of Saudis keep up with the news, mostly on TV
Culture & Education | Thursday 8 January, 2015 4:04 pm
Ipsos has just released its latest News Pulse survey results in Saudi Arabia, to unveil the ‘Newsers’ habits in all possible angles. The term ‘Newsers’ is used to define the individuals who consume the News at least 3 times a week.The first inkling we get from News Pulse KSA conducted by...
Culture & Education | Tuesday 6 January, 2015 1:17 pm
The 3rd Annual A Step Ahead Career Fair will be held in the three main cities of Riyadh, Dammam and Jeddah during the month of April 2015. Kicking off in Riyadh the 3rd Annual leading event dedicated to female employment and empowerment in the workforce is expected to witness participation of no...
National skills competition launched
Culture & Education | Monday 5 January, 2015 1:06 am
Governor of the Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) Ali Ghafis launched Sunday the online National Competition for skills that targets Saudi youth who have skills and proficiency in various fields.Speaking on the occasion, he said the competition aims to highlight the importance of ...
25,000 teachers to be trained abroad
Culture & Education | Monday 5 January, 2015 12:58 am
The Ministry of Education is set to train 25,000 teachers and employee as part of the King Abdullah Public Education Development Project.Tatweer Education Holding, the company tasked with implementing the project, is expected to launch a new formal electronic portal soon for developing teachers’...
Prince Khaled launches smart classes
Culture & Education | Saturday 3 January, 2015 10:56 am
Education Minister Prince Khaled Al-Faisal has launched a "smart class" initiative as part of wider efforts to overcome the shortage of schoolteachers in the Kingdom while improving the level of education. Tatweer Development Company, responsible for the implementation of initiative, said that it...