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UNESCO Continues Backing Saudi Draft Resolution to Hold G20 Member States' Meetings of Ministers of Culture
Government | Saturday 17 April, 2021 1:47 pm
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) member states continue to back up a draft resolution from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which has been unanimously approved in December 2020.It calls for the continuity of convening the meeting of the ministers of culture, ...
Government | Friday 16 April, 2021 5:40 pm
The National Campaign for Charitable Activities is launched today in the Kingdom on the national Platform for Charitable Work (Ehsan), which is developed by the Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA), in the presence of senior government officials and scholars as well as a large...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session
Government | Wednesday 14 April, 2021 1:45 am
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Prime Minister, chaired on Tuesday the Cabinet's virtual session. At the outset of the session, the Custodian of Two Holy Mosques uttered praise and thanks to the Al-Mighty for all He provided Muslims with, including...
Digital Next Summit 2022 offers ‘infinite possibilities’ with new hybrid format in Abu Dhabi
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 10:21 am
February 2022 dates confirmed for two-day conference exploring the digital transformation of government services Digital Next Summit 2022, a powerful global summit in Abu Dhabi exploring the future of digital transformation in a post-pandemic world, will be held as a hybrid event from 22-23...
Hajj Ministry announce Ramadan guidelines for Umrah and prayers
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:52 am
 The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has set guidelines and protocols for issuing Umrah and prayer permits for the month of Ramadan. Vaccinations are at the top of the priority list as no worshippers are allowed into either Makkah’s Grand Mosque or Madinah’s Prophet’s Mosque without...
Mohammed bin Rashid launches ‘100 Million Meals’ to provide food support in 20 countries
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:51 am
Every AED1 donation will provide one meal for someone in need   Beneficiary countries include Sudan, Lebanon, Jordan, Pakistan, Angola, Uganda and Egypt. MBRGI teams up with MBRCH, UN World Food Programme and food banks across the region to deliver food parcels to people in need ...
Emirates and Sheraa sign MOU to cultivate startup ecosystem and support the next generation of entrepreneurs in the UAE
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:39 am
Emirates has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) to strengthen and expand the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the UAE. The agreement makes Emirates an official Strategic Partner of Sheraa, offering discounted fares to and from its network of...
Saudia discusses preparations for resumption of international flights next month
Government | Sunday 11 April, 2021 9:04 am
 The Board of Directors of Saudi Arabian Airlines Corporation, headed by the Minister of Transport, Saleh Al-Jasser, has urged speeding up preparations for the return of international flights next month. It is noteworthy that the Ministry of Interior had amended last Jan. 29, the date for ...
Islamic Affairs Ministry Launches King’s Program for Iftar in Senegal
Government | Sunday 11 April, 2021 9:02 am
 The Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance, represented by the Religious Attaché at the Kingdom's embassy in the Senegalese capital, Dakar, launched the programs of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques 'gift of luxury dates" and Ramadan Iftar (breaking fast). On the occasion,...
Saudi Arabia is now home to E-Invoicing and paperless transactions
Government | Wednesday 7 April, 2021 2:31 pm
Written by: Araxi Keoshgerian Digital transformation has been actively discussed topic of each and every organization these days, but this was also true in the late 1990s and again in the mid-2000s. Today, digital transformation has paved a roadmap regionally and internationally due...