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King pledges world-class Haj services
Government | Tuesday 2 June, 2015 12:46 am
The Council of Ministers on Monday commended Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman for measures to improve services for millions of Haj and Umrah pilgrims.The Cabinet also decided to set up a fund for people injured, killed or who have gone missing in conflicts. This includes their families ...
Governor launches Supercomputing System at KAU
Government | Tuesday 2 June, 2015 12:43 am
The Supercomputing System, which has been named “Aziz,” and the Center of Excellence on the campus of King Abdulaziz University (KAU), in partnership with Fujitsu, was launched on Monday.The inauguration of “Aziz” was presided over by Jeddah Gov. Prince Mishaal bin Majed in the presence of...
Mobily Participates In a Specialized Workshop Discusses New Investment Opportunities in Telecom
Technology & IT | Monday 1 June, 2015 2:47 pm
Etihad Etisalat “Mobily” participated in a specialized workshop in reviewing the most important investment opportunities in the field of CIT. The workshop was organized by the “Communications Commission” in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the Eastern Province and attended by a...
Grand reception for King Salman in Makkah
Government | Monday 1 June, 2015 9:29 am
The holy city of Makkah was all decked up to receive Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, who graced on Sunday evening a grand ceremony held by the people of Makkah region in celebration of his ascension to the throne. King Salman was received by Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, emir of Makkah...
Takaful identifies 370,000 students for subsidies
Culture & Education | Monday 1 June, 2015 9:26 am
During the current academic year, government schools nominated approximately 370,000 students who were eligible for subsidies from Takaful Charitable Foundation.The foundation was established to support financially disadvantaged students in Saudi public schools to continue and succeed in receiving...
Shoura to study anticorruption law
Government | Monday 1 June, 2015 9:24 am
A draft law with proposals such as declaration of assets, protection of witnesses and action in corruption cases will be presented in the Shoura Council on Tuesday.The “National Authority for Combating Corruption” draft law is being introduced by council members Nasser bin Dawood and Mowafaq...
Deputy Minister for Roads inaugurates Saudi Transport 2015 in the presence of officials from government and private sector
Business & Money | Sunday 31 May, 2015 6:41 pm
Engineer, Hathlool Hussein Alhathlool, Deputy Minister for Roads, on behalf of Engineer Abdullah bin Abdulrahman, Minister of Transport, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, inaugurated the Saudi Transport 2015 exhibition today, Sunday, May 31, 2015, at the Riyadh International Exhibition Centre and...
Delegation from the Kuwaiti Gold Traders Union visits L’azurde’s factory in Riyadh
Business & Money | Sunday 31 May, 2015 2:22 pm
L’azurde organized an orientation visit to their Riyadh factory in the Second Industrial City, for a delegation from the Kuwaiti Union for Gold and Jewelry Traders. The delegation participated in a training course organized by the Saudi Ministry of Trade and Industry, during the second quarter of ...
SEDCO Holding Group stresses key role Of CSR in youth development
Business & Money | Sunday 31 May, 2015 1:58 pm
SEDCO Holding Group - a leading Shariah-compliant private wealth management organization – underscored the crucial role of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in youth development.During its participation at the 12th Annual CSR Summit in Dubai held on May 18-21, 2015 at The Address Dubai...
Maaden puts Saudi mining sector on the global map
Business & Money | Sunday 31 May, 2015 9:35 am
Mining giant Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden) has been rated as one of the best world-class companies on various operational, projects, training and skill development and financial parameters with its asset base recording 14-fold increase; now exceeding $22.5 billion in total. Maaden has also...