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Eye of Riyadh
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BMC pens cooperation deal with Canadian university
Culture & Education | Friday 6 March, 2015 11:48 am
A delegation from the University of Manitoba in Canada recently visited the Kingdom to study a joint cooperation agreement with the Batterjee Medical College (BMC). The Canadian representatives were led by Dr. Emily Atfery, dean of the university’s faculty of medicine, and met with Dr. Khaled...
Boehringer Ingelheim and Saudi Endocrinologists introduce treatment for management of Type 2 Diabetes
Healthcare | Friday 6 March, 2015 10:39 am
Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) is the most common form of diabetes often leading to chronic complications like cardiovascular disease, kidney disease, liver disease and nerve damage. With increasing incidence of Type 2 Diabetes in Saudi Arabia, at least 1 in every 5 people is estimated to have diabetes in...
Lamb Weston / Meijer publishes key results of sustainability programme
Business & Money | Thursday 5 March, 2015 1:58 pm
Potato processing leader makes real progress with 2020 sustainability roadmap.Lamb Weston / Meijer, one of the top three producers of processed potato products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), today published its third sustainability report. Lamb Weston is the market leader in the...
9,700 traders visit Saudi Plastic & Petrochem show
Business & Money | Thursday 5 March, 2015 8:11 am
Saudi Plastic & Petrochem 2015 and Saudi Print & Pack 2015 successfully concluded the three-day run with an attendance of more than 9,700 trade visitors. The shows, which were organized by Riyadh Exhibitions Company and held at the Jeddah Center for Forums & Events, witnessed the participation of...
Yusuf bin Ahmed Kanoo inaugurates Solar Power Plant for sustainable energy
Environment & Energy | Thursday 5 March, 2015 7:55 am
The Energy Division of Yusuf bin Ahmed Kanoo Company Ltd inaugurated a 60kW Solar Power Plant to provide a green energy to its facility, in the presence of South Korea’s Consul to Saudi Arabia Nakyoung Oh and Sheikh Khalid Bin Mohammed Kanoo, Group Deputy Chairman and Ahmed Fawzi, Kanoo Area...
Natcom Top HP partner in Saudi Arabia
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 March, 2015 12:40 am
The National Computer Systems Company (Natcom), was awarded the prestigious HP Partner of the Year Award. The HP World Tour event took place at Four Season in Riyadh whereAli Alireza, Chairman of Natcom received the award from Peter Ryan, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Group and Managing...
S. Korea to build SR7.5bn nuclear reactors in KSA
Government | Wednesday 4 March, 2015 7:44 am
Saudi Arabia and South Korea signed five key accords on Tuesday in Riyadh including a plan to study the feasibility of building nuclear reactors worth SR7.5 billion across the country.Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and South Korean President Park Geun-hye also held wide-ranging talks ...
Prince Saud Al-Faisal returns today
Healthcare | Wednesday 4 March, 2015 6:47 am
Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal is expected to return to the Kingdom on Wednesday after undergoing a successful back surgery in the United States.According to a report carried by, Prince Saud will meet with US Secretary of State John Kerry in Riyadh and address a joint press...
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 March, 2015 12:16 am
Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have teamed up to deploy Ericsson’s state-of-the-art Radio Dot System solution. It is the first deployment of its kind in the Middle East.The Ericsson Indoor Radio Dot System fully integrates with the outdoor WCDMA and LTE networks. It...
Intel Launches New Mobile SoCs, LTE Solution
Technology & IT | Wednesday 4 March, 2015 12:08 am
MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Barcelona, Spain, March 3, 2015 – Intel Corporation CEO Brian Krzanich today announced a series of mobile platforms including the company’s new low-cost system-on-chip (SoC) for phones, phablets and tablets, a global LTE solution, innovative personal computing...