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Dubai Customs Joins Smart Dubai’s Integrated Government Resource Planning Systems
Government | Wednesday 13 January, 2021 9:55 am
Smart Dubai has announced Dubai Customs as the latest entity to join its Government Resource Planning Systems (GRPS), which is already implemented across 72 government departments, benefitting more than 75,000 employees in the emirate.The GRPS offers an integrated bundle of secure, standardised,...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session
Government | Wednesday 13 January, 2021 8:48 am
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prime Minister, chaired today the Cabinet's virtual session. At the outset of the session, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques briefed the Cabinet on the contents of the telephone call he received from Sheikh Nawaf...
Saudi Arabia and Algeria sign MoU to boost cooperation to housing sector
Government | Wednesday 13 January, 2021 1:24 am
Saudi Arabia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Algeria in the field of housing and infrastructure development. The MoU, which aims to activate joint cooperation between the two sides, was signed by Saudi Minister of Housing Majid Al-Hogail and his Algerian counterpart Kamel...
‘Safe Family, Safe Community’ forum between UAE, Saudi Arabia ends today
Government | Tuesday 12 January, 2021 10:56 am
The first remote two-day forum between the UAE and Saudi Arabia, held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Chairwoman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation...
DP World’s Smart Solution Logistics signs agreement with Israel’s Allalouf Logistics
Government | Tuesday 12 January, 2021 10:24 am
DP World’s Smart Solution Logistics signs agreement with Israel’s Allalouf Logistics to enhance trade links within the region- Agreement to facilitate business opportunities in both countries and beyondDP World’s port-centric logistics arm Smart Solution Logistics FZE (SSL) has signed an...
Tremendous response after King’s vaccination
Government | Monday 11 January, 2021 9:49 am
Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdel Ali, spokesman of the Ministry of Health, said that taking the coronavirus vaccine is not a condition for permission to travel abroad. Replying to a question from Al-Ekhbariya channel, he emphasized that so far there is no move to link taking of the vaccine and allowing...
Saudi Customs welcome first arrivals from Qatar at Salwa Port
Government | Sunday 10 January, 2021 2:05 pm
RIYADH — The Saudi Customs, at Salwa Port welcomed a number of arrivals, coming from Qatar, after completing all customs procedures, according to the health procedures followed in all ports.The Saudi Customs had started working immediately, following the announcement of the agreement to open the...
Energy minister tours East Coast infrastructure project
Government | Sunday 10 January, 2021 9:00 am
Infrastructure projects valued at AED 10 billion are currently underway along the East Coast of the UAE, said Suhail bin Mohammed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure.The project are part of the 2018-23 five year plan, which includes the Ministry's investment programme and the...
Dubai Customs: Exceptional achievements in 2020 despite coronavirus challenges
Government | Sunday 10 January, 2021 8:43 am
In support of the UAE’s sustainable economic development, Dubai Customs has been able to meet the challenges of the global economic recession arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic. The year 2020 saw new pioneering achievements for Dubai Customs in terms development of Customs work processes and...
Saudi Arabia sets up health center at border crossing with Qatar
Government | Saturday 9 January, 2021 1:21 pm
A COVID-19 health center in Saudi Arabia was established at the Salwa border crossing with Qatar on Friday, Al-Arabiya TV reported. Saudi Arabia reopened its airspace and land and sea borders with Qatar on Monday, in a breakthrough agreement aimed at ending the three-year diplomatic dispute...