14 Jumada II 1443 - 17 January 2022
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Ithra celebrates and reflects on a busy and award-winning 2021
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 31 December, 2021 12:42 pm
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture, also known as Ithra, presented more than 7,000 programs and initiatives in art, knowledge, culture, creativity and society this year, and welcomed more than 500,000 local and international visitors, the organization said. In...
Saudis ready to welcome 2022 in style despite omicron restrictions
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 31 December, 2021 12:35 pm
RIYADH: People across Saudi Arabia are still looking forward to the New Year’s Eve celebrations, despite the introduction by the government of fresh safety measures to help fight the spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus. While some events have been canceled, in Boulevard Riyadh...
The most wonderful time for winter activities in Saudi Arabia
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 30 December, 2021 4:34 pm
RIYADH: Cooler days during the winter season bring a different selection of activities and excursions to Saudi Arabia.  While people in colder parts of the world may choose to stay in and turn on their radiators to keep warm, the people of the Kingdom light fires in the desert and take...
More than 450 horses set to trot along to Saudi Arabia’s Ubbayah festival in Diriyah
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 30 December, 2021 4:09 pm
RIYADH: More than 450 horses are expected to take part in the second edition of the equestrian festival in Diriyah, which will begin on Jan. 10 under the patronage of Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, the governor of Riyadh. The event, titled Ubayyah in Diriyah, will take place at the...
Saudi artist makes portrait of crown prince using gemstones from Jabal Tuwaiq
Culture & Education | Wednesday 29 December, 2021 4:02 pm
RIYADH: Inspired by the words of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi artist Sarah Al-Zaidi spent five months creating a portrait of him using gemstones and other minerals she collected from Jabal Tuwaiq, a mountain in the north of the Kingdom. ‘Himmat Al-Jabal,’ which translates as...
SAMACO GROUP and Al Nahla Group of Companies participated in Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix
Sports | Wednesday 29 December, 2021 3:43 pm
Jeddah - KSA, 29 December 2021: SAMACO Group took a prominent role in participating and supporting the first F1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix (SAGP) by having an exclusive and private suite for its partners and brands at the Paddock Club, the pinnacle of hospitality in entertainment in Formula 1. SAMACO ...
Beauty & Style | Tuesday 28 December, 2021 5:17 pm
Lucia Clinic is proud to announce a new addition to its facilities - the plastic and cosmetic surgery ward. With all the latest technology and modern methods of surgical procedures, we are offering you a different way of accomplishing your aesthetic goals. Plastic surgery has advanced a lot and Dr. ...
Saudi civil defense calls on everyone to be vigilant as weather warnings issued until Thursday
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 28 December, 2021 2:38 pm
RIYADH: Authorities in Saudi Arabia on Monday called on the public to “exercise caution” over the next few days as weather warnings have been have been issued for several regions across Saudi Arabia.Lt. Col. Mohammed Al-Hammadi, spokesman for the Civil Defense, said he National Center of...
Apple iPhone 15 Pro may come without SIM card slot
Technology & IT | Tuesday 28 December, 2021 2:29 pm
Apple iPhone 2023's Pro models (tentatively called iPhone 15 Pro) will not have physical SIM card slots and will rely entirely on eSIM technology for connectivity Apple Inc, which introduced support for eSIM on its iPhone XR, XS, and XS Max, is now reportedly planning to get rid of the...
King Faisal Prize Ceremony Awarding Laureates of 2020 and 2021 to be Held on December 28
Culture & Education | Tuesday 28 December, 2021 12:17 am
Under the auspices of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz, King Faisal Prize award ceremony will be held on December 28 in Riyadh to honor the laureates of 2020 and 2021. Ten top-notch scholars, scientists, innovators, and thought leaders, who have made outstanding and...