08 Jumada I 1444 - 1 December 2022
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Eye of Riyadh

2-year-old Saudi girl saved after swallowing 27 toy magnets
Healthcare | Thursday 26 May, 2022 12:44 am
With quick intervention, the surgical team specializing in infants and newborns at the Maternity and Children Hospital in Hafr Al-Batin (eastern Saudi Arabia) managed, on Tuesday, 24 May, to save the life of a two-year-old girl who had been suffering from abdominal pain with continuous vomiting for ...
Saudi Health Opens Door for local and int partners to invest in Riyadh Healthcare infrastructure
Healthcare | Tuesday 24 May, 2022 8:30 am
​​​Saudi Ministry of Health, in cooperation with the National Center for Privatization NCP, announced on Sunday, May 22nd, the start of the Expression of Interest (EOI) Phase to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain (DBFOM) Al-Iman General Hospital staff accommodation...
Saudi Health confirms: NO cases of monkeypox recorded in country
Healthcare | Monday 23 May, 2022 2:28 am
Saudi Ministry of Health confirmed Saturday 21st of May that no cases of monkeypox have been detected in the Kingdom so far. The Ministry indicated its complete readiness to monitor, investigate and deal with cases if any appear, drawing attention to the fact that all medical and laboratory tests...
Saudi Arabia reports 540 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths
Healthcare | Saturday 21 May, 2022 4:49 am
Saudi Arabia reported 540 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, according to the Ministry of Health. As a result, the total number of cases in the Kingdom over the course of the pandemic grew to 762,164. The authorities also confirmed three new COVID-19-related deaths, raising the total number of...
WHO hails Saudi Clean Hand initiative
Healthcare | Tuesday 10 May, 2022 3:57 pm
The World Health Organization WHO praised the Saudi record in implementing the hand hygiene program, noting it as one of the most successful examples in the world. This came through a report published by the organization on its official website on the International World Hand Hygiene Day, which is...
CITROËN Launches NIGHTRIDES Cycling Event to Raise Awareness About Cancer Research in The Region
Healthcare | Tuesday 26 April, 2022 4:25 am
CITROËN is continuing its comeback in the UAE with a unique sporting experience in Dubai this Ramadan. The European automaker will host CITROËN NIGHTRIDE, a first-of-its-kind cycling event focusing on generosity and people’s wellbeing, in the spirit of the Holy Month. The event will be...
 Saudi Health Minister: No epidemic outbreaks in Ramadan Umrah season
Healthcare | Sunday 24 April, 2022 7:23 pm
Saudi Minister of Health, Eng. Fahd Al-Jalajil confirmed a reassuring health status for all pilgrims and visitors to Makkah this Ramadan. He added that no epidemic outbreaks or any threats to public health have been recorded so far. Noting the Saudi government’s keenness to provide the best...
The notorious botnet is back: Emotet’s activity grows three-fold in just one month
Healthcare | Thursday 14 April, 2022 9:39 pm
Emotet, a botnet and, according to Europol, “the most dangerous malware in the world”  showed worldwide growth of over 200% in March 2022, according to Kaspersky telemetry. This growth indicates that the threat actors behind the botnet have been taking steps to significantly increase...
Riyadh doctor saves pilgrims' life 900 km away
Healthcare | Thursday 14 April, 2022 6:26 pm
Great distances between a specialist doctor residing in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, and the holy city of Makkah, did not prevent him from saving the life of an elderly woman who suffered a stroke inside the Grand Mosque while performing the all-year pilgrimage known as Umrah on Tuesday 12...
Health minister meets with Ambassadors
Healthcare | Thursday 14 April, 2022 6:23 pm
Saudi Minister of Health, Eng. Fahad Al-Jalajel, met on Sunday, March 10, with Mr. Neil Crompton, the UK ambassador to the Kingdom, Mrs. Dominique Mineur, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to the Kingdom, Dr. Abdul Sattar Al Janabi, Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the Kingdom, and Mr....