Phone networks update carrier names to welcome Saudi National Day

Updated 22 September 2017
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Phone networks update carrier names to welcome Saudi National Day

JEDDAH: Phone companies in Saudi Arabia updated their carrier names on customer phones, ahead of the Kingdom’s national day on Saturday.
Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and Mobily, the two largest phone firms in Saudi Arabia, updated their carrier names on devices garnering praise on Social media.
STC customers now see 'LOVE U KSA’ when they check their phone’s status bar with their Mobily comrades getting ‘KSA 4 EVER’ as their new carrier name.
“Ksa 4 ever & Proud to be saudi,” tweeted a Mobily customer, “Love U KSA , I'm so proud to be one of your citizens,” said another twitter user.
Saudi Arabia will celebrate its 87th National Day on 23rd September with a number of entertainment events across the country.


Saudi Cultural Exhibition concludes in Moscow

Seven Saudi films from young local directors streamed during the exhibition. (SPA)
Updated 18 June 2018
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Saudi Cultural Exhibition concludes in Moscow

JEDDAH: The Saudi Cultural Exhibition in Moscow, organized by the General Culture Authority on the sidelines of the FIFA World Cup, has concluded its activities and events.
The four-day exhibition attracted a large number of visitors, who were informed about Saudi culture, art and heritage through short films, traditional costumes, folkloric shows, and books translated into Russian.
There were also various pavilions, including for Arabic calligraphy, Saudi hospitality, Arabic coffee, henna and fine art, as well as one aimed at children. Seven films by young Saudi directors were screened, and were well received by audiences.
Seven Saudi films from young local directors streamed during the exhibition.
The exhibition was part of the General Culture Authority’s efforts to inform people about Saudi culture, art and identity.