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King Salman outlines vision for ‘stability and unity’
Government | Saturday 24 January, 2015 12:05 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman has pledged to continue the current policies of the government, to ensure stability and unity in the country. In a speech following the death of King Abdullah on Friday, King Salman also urged the nation’s citizens to pledge their allegiance to new...
Restoration of Diriyah heritage site ‘on track’
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 23 January, 2015 1:52 am
The Riyadh Development Authority has announced that the rehabilitation of the Diriyah heritage site is on track and would be completed in about two and a half years.“The rehabilitation of Diriyah is being completed with a combination of old and new technology,” a spokesman told Arab News in an...
Al-Khodairy unveils new vision
Culture & Education | Friday 23 January, 2015 1:48 am
Newly appointed Culture and Information Minister Abdul Aziz Al-Khodairy has unveiled a new vision for the Kingdom’s media to foster cooperation between the people and the authorities and to ensure development and improve quality.Speaking to the editors in chief of Saudi newspapers and magazines...
SEDCO Holding Group Discusses Myths and Showcasing the Real Estate Market
Business & Money | Friday 23 January, 2015 1:33 am
SEDCO Holding participates through a panel discussion and a workshop in the 8th edition of the Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF) which lasts from January 25-27th, in the Four Seasons Hotel in Riyadh. The annual Forum brings together global business leaders, international political leaders and...
Govt studies causes of violence in school
Culture & Education | Friday 23 January, 2015 12:57 am
The Ministry of Education has been researching the problem of violence and bullying among students in public schools to determine reasons and ways of taking action to stop it.A committee formed by the ministry has been working on a plan to reduce and combat the rising levels of violence among...
College students suffer from ‘weather phobia’
Environment & Energy | Friday 23 January, 2015 12:54 am
Some 90 percent of Saudi college students are suffering from "weather phobia," which has resulted in the absence of considerable number of students from colleges, a local daily said quoting a recently published study undertaken by King Khalid University (KKU).Ninety-five percent of students who...
Xylem’s intelligent pump control solution recognised at International Water Summit
Environment & Energy | Friday 23 January, 2015 12:35 am
Xylem Inc., (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, has been announced as a finalist in the [email protected] competition at the International Water Summit, Abu Dhabi. Xylem is one of four finalists in the municipal water...
Johnson Controls and Hitachi sign definitive agreement 
to form global HVAC joint venture
Business & Money | Friday 23 January, 2015 12:32 am
Today, Johnson Controls, Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. entered into a definitive agreement for their global joint venture while at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The new Johnson Controls-Hitachi joint venture will allow both companies to deliver the most diverse...
MEA Smartphone Market Booms as 4G LTE Shipments to GCC Grow 400%
Technology & IT | Thursday 22 January, 2015 5:28 pm
GCC shipments of 4G LTE handsets have increased more than four times over the last year and are now close to accounting for one half of all smartphones sold in the region, according to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC). The market intelligence firm's Worldwide Mobile...
Maserati at Detroit Auto Show with 2014 sales record
Cars & Autos | Thursday 22 January, 2015 4:26 pm
Continuing the unstoppable momentum of 2014, a year which was the most successful in the Trident’s century-long history, Maserati is presenting its model range at Detroit’s 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), with emphasis on the traditional blend of sports performance and...
Saudi Media Forum Kicks off
Saudi Media Forum Kicks off
Monday 2 December, 2019 2:56