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Two Holy Mosques chief announces initiative for gifted students
Government | Monday 23 May, 2022 2:57 am
Sheikh Abdulrahman Al-Sudais, president of the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques, has announced an initiative for gifted students in coordination with the King Abdulaziz and His Companions Foundation for Giftedness and Creativity (Mawhiba).The coordination between the...
Dubai Customs discusses more cooperation with Uzbek delegation
Government | Sunday 22 May, 2022 9:58 pm
 H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs, CEO of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation received an Uzbekistani delegation headed by Akmalkhuja Mavlonov, Chairperson of the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan and H.E. Abdulaziz...
Saudi Arabia re-elected president of ALECSO’s executive council
Government | Sunday 22 May, 2022 6:15 pm
Saudi Arabia has been unanimously re-elected to chair the executive council of the Tunis-based Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization until 2024. The decision was made by members of ALECSO’s executive council after the 26th session of the general conference, which...
Saudi dialogue sessions to stimulate creativity and innovation in Hajj and Umrah
Government | Saturday 21 May, 2022 4:53 am
Saudi Arabia hosted a two-day session of virtual dialogue this week, aimed at “stimulating creativity and innovation in the field of Hajj and Umrah.” The discussions addressed the challenges faced by the Hajj and Umrah sector, pioneering ideas in this field, and ways of promoting...
Europe keen to advance level of partnership with Saudi Arabia: Envoy
Government | Saturday 21 May, 2022 4:44 am
The European Union’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Patrick Simonnet confirmed on Friday that the bloc is keen to boost its partnership with the Kingdom.The EU unveiled its first long-term strategy to shape future Gulf ties on Wednesday, when the High Representative and the European Commission...
Saudi crown prince offers his condolences on the death of Sheikh Khalifa
Government | Monday 16 May, 2022 11:38 pm
 Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman paid a visit to Abu Dhabi on Monday to offer his condolences on the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan.The crown prince was received at the airport by the President of the UAE, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan.The visit comes under the...
Saudi crown prince leaves for the UAE to offer condolences on the death of Sheikh Khalifa
Government | Monday 16 May, 2022 5:06 pm
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman departed the Kingdom for the UAE on Monday to offer condolences on the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan. The visit comes under the direction of King Salman. Sheikh Khalifa died at the age of 73, Emirates News Agency reported on...
King Salman leaves hospital after medical examinations
Government | Sunday 15 May, 2022 11:31 pm
King Salman left King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Jeddah on Sunday evening after undergoing medical examinations and successfully completing the treatment plan and recovery period. Saudi Press Agency reported the king thanked well-wishers within Saudi Arabia and from friendly countries...
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed elected UAE president, leaders pledge allegiance
Government | Sunday 15 May, 2022 1:14 am
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was elected as president on Saturday, official media said, a day after the death of former leader Sheikh Khalifa. The rulers of the country’s seven sheikhdoms made the decision at a meeting held at Al-Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi, state news agency WAM...
Saudi leaders offer condolences over passing of UAE president
Government | Friday 13 May, 2022 7:55 pm
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Friday expressed their deepest condolences over the passing of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed. “King Salman and Prince Mohammed bin Salman received with great sadness and sorrow the news of the death of Sheikh...