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Education Ministers of the G20 countries, deeply saddened by the human tragedy caused by COVID-19
Culture & Education | Sunday 28 June, 2020 3:07 am
The COVID-19 pandemic has strongly affected communities around the world, leading to a global health crisis and high loss of human life. We, the Education Ministers of the G20 countries, are deeply saddened by the human tragedy it has caused.We are working to address the widespread disruptions in...
Saudi Arabia aims to produce world's lowest-cost electricity
Environment & Energy | Saturday 27 June, 2020 12:57 pm
Saudi Arabia will “very soon” announce a solar energy project that will produce electricity at the lowest cost per kilowatt, Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman, Saudi energy minister, said on Thursday.During the "Don't Forget Our Planet" conference, organized by Saudi Arabia’s Future Investment...
Saudi Arabia’s Diriyah development authority gives back to the local community
Culture & Education | Saturday 27 June, 2020 11:54 am
The Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) is dedicated to celebrating and serving the local community through several initiatives in its One Culture program. The One Culture program aims to incubate an ecosystem of inspiration and empowerment for young people to become tomorrow’s...
G20 Debt Service Suspension Initiative Receives 41 Applications to Date
Business & Money | Friday 26 June, 2020 9:39 am
Participants at the G20 International Financial Architecture Working Group (IFA WG) meeting, which took place over two days June 23–24 2020, discussed the ongoing implementation of the G20 Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI) and also explored ways to enhance global financial stabilityand...
Nissan announces four-year business plan for Africa, Middle East and India region
Cars & Autos | Friday 26 June, 2020 3:14 am
Nissan Africa, Middle East and India (AMI) today unveiled a comprehensive four-year strategy for the region under the company’s Global Transformation Plan. The AMI business plan aligns with the global direction of rationalization, prioritization and focus to bring core models and...
SAL launches its pharma facilities at KFIA Cargo Village with operational capacity of 14,000 tons a year
Business & Money | Friday 26 June, 2020 2:11 am
Saudi Arabian Logistics (SAL) has launched the operations of its state-of-the-art pharma facilities recently opened at the Dammam-based King Fahad International Airport’s Cargo Village.  The new warehouses will support the infrastructure of pharma and medical equipment handling...
Centre For Strategic Philanthropy Established At University Of Cambridge Dedicated To High-growth Markets Including Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Thursday 25 June, 2020 1:27 pm
A new Centre for Strategic Philanthropy has been established at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School dedicated to examining strategic philanthropy within and from the world’s highest-growth markets, including the Middle East, Developing Asia, and Africa, at a time when...
Health Endowment Fund Receives 2 Million Riyals from Almarai
Business & Money | Thursday 25 June, 2020 4:06 am
Almarai Company contributed 2 million Riyals towards the Health Endowment Fund aiming to develop the intensive care department recently opened at King Khalid Hospital in Al-Kharj. "This initiative stresses Almarai's belief in its national duty through the company's CSR program to support the...
Saudi Tourism Authority announces launch of Saudi Summer campaign
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 25 June, 2020 3:10 am
The Saudi Tourism Authority (STA) has unveiled a new campaign, called Saudi Summer, to encourage residents to explore the Kingdom this year, in lieu of a holiday abroad, following the lifting of lockdown restrictions due to Covid-19. The campaign launch follows extensive research* by STA,...
Amaala Selects Mirage-inspired Airport Design By Foster + Partners To Take Ultra-luxury Destination To New Heights
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 25 June, 2020 2:25 am
AMAALA, the ultra-luxury destination located along Saudi Arabia’s northwestern coast, has unveiled plans for a new international airport, with a design inspired by the optical illusion of a desert mirage. The terminal and control tower design was conceptualised by UK-based architectural and...