18 Rabi' I 1443 - 24 October 2021
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Sterilization efforts intensify at Makkah’s Grand Mosque as Umrah pilgrims arrive
Government | Tuesday 27 July, 2021 4:19 am
Sterilization at the Grand Mosque is being intensified as the holy site begins to receive Umrah pilgrims after the completion of Hajj 2021. Procedures for regulating entry and exit, the allocation of specific lanes for people with special needs and the distribution of Zamzam water bottles to...
Saudi navy unveils latest warship Jazan in Spain
Government | Monday 26 July, 2021 10:16 am
The Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF) recently celebrated the launch of the Avante 2200 corvette, which is the fourth warship of its type within the Sarwat project. The ship, named Jazan, was unveiled by the Spanish shipbuilder as part of its ceremonial launching held at the shipyard of the...
Health plan for Hajj was a success, says Saudi minister
Government | Thursday 22 July, 2021 5:17 pm
Saudi Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah announced on Thursday that the health plan for this year’s Hajj was a success, with no coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection cases identified. “I would like to announce that this Hajj was successful, with neither coronavirus infection nor...
Participating Agencies Continue Providing Services at Highest Levels for Pilgrims
Government | Wednesday 21 July, 2021 8:09 pm
The Ministry of Health spokesperson, Dr. Mohamed Al-Abdali, affirmed that the health status of the pilgrims is reassuring and there are no COVID-19 cases, other public health threat-diseases or deaths among pilgrims so far. This came in the press conference for this year's Hajj season, which...
Pilgrims Continue to Arrive at Grand Holy Mosque amid Integrated System of Services
Government | Sunday 18 July, 2021 1:12 pm
The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Holy Mosque and the Prophet's Holy Mosque continued today, 8 Dhul Hijjah, known as day of Al-Tarwiyah, to receive pilgrims at the Grand Holy Mosque amid an integrated system of services and precautionary measure in order to enable pilgrims to...
Government | Sunday 18 July, 2021 12:23 pm
 The automation eliminates over 250,000 physical documents annually, enhancing operational efficiency and supporting Smart Dubai’s Paperless Strategy Dubai Customs joined hands with DP World, UAE Region, the leading enabler of smart trade, to enhance the export of cargo load...
Mohammed bin Rashid approves board and advisory council of Dubai International Chamber
Government | Sunday 18 July, 2021 12:14 pm
New chamber to boost partnerships with global corporations and support their operations in Dubai   Mohammed bin Rashid: Dubai International Chamber represents a new model that aims to support our international partners who are part of Dubai’s economic...
Dettol partners with RCMC to ensure a Safer and Protected Hajj 2021
Government | Thursday 15 July, 2021 12:07 am
As the battle with COVID-19 continues, Dettol is playing a pivotal role in its efforts globally by creating safe and hygienic environments while driving mass education to instill improved hygiene habits in consumers. In the same spirit, the Royal Commission for Makkah City and Holy Sites (RCMC) is...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session
Government | Wednesday 14 July, 2021 1:10 am
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Prime Minister, chaired the Cabinet's virtual session on Tuesday. At the outset of the session, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques was assured about completion of preparations of arrangements of the agencies...
HRH Crown Prince Accompanies Sultan of Oman on a Tour of NEOM Center for Knowledge Enrichment
Government | Monday 12 July, 2021 9:13 am
His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, accompanied Sultan Haitham bin Tarik of the Sultanate of Oman on a tour of NEOM Center for Knowledge Enrichment, which showcases the latest developments of NEOM project and its...
$250k Saudi-backed UN science award launched
$250k Saudi-backed UN science award launched
Thursday 21 October, 2021 12:18