Saudi judicial delegation visits Egypt to discuss cooperation

Majdi Abul-Ela (L), president of the Egyptian Court of Cassation, presenting a plaque to Judge Salman bin Mohammed Al-Nashwan, secretary-general of the Saudi Supreme Judicial Council. (Supplied photo)
Updated 30 November 2018
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Saudi judicial delegation visits Egypt to discuss cooperation

  • One of the topics discussed was the development of the Saudi judicial system in line with the developments in Egyptian and international laws to achieve justice at a faster rate

JEDDAH: Majdi Abul-Ela, president of the Egyptian Court of Cassation and president of the Higher Judicial Council, has received a high-ranking Saudi judicial delegation to discuss judicial cooperation.
The Saudi delegation is headed by Judge Salman bin Mohammed Al-Nashwan, president of the Court of Appeal and secretary-general of the Saudi Supreme Judicial Council, and his accompanying delegation at the grand court’s office in Cairo. 
The two parties discussed ways in which their countries’ judicial systems could cooperate, and the development of the Saudi judicial system in line with the developments of Egyptian and international laws to achieve justice at a faster rate. 
The parties reviewed the history of Egyptian-Saudi relations and exchanged the shield of the two sides. The Saudi delegation is visiting to review all Egyptian judicial systems, especially the Court of Cassation, the cassation office and its technical office.
The meeting was attended by the leaders of the Court of Cassation, from the assistant to the president of the court. The visit will extend over four days.

 


13,230 families benefit from ‘Sakani’ program in Saudi Arabia

More than 157,000 families benefited from the program during 2018. (SPA)
Updated 17 June 2019
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13,230 families benefit from ‘Sakani’ program in Saudi Arabia

  • More than 157,000 families benefited from the program during 2018

RIYADH: The Ministry of Housing’s “Sakani” program has helped 13,230 families registered on its Real Estate Development Fund list with housing options and finance solutions during May.
This includes 5,835 families who live in their own homes, bringing the total number of families benefiting from the program in different regions of the Kingdom since the start of the year to 68,195.
The Sakani program announced the names of beneficiaries and their national ID numbers through the link https://sakani-names.housing.sa or via the program portal.
More than 157,000 families benefited from the program during 2018.
Ministry of Housing spokesman Saif Al-Suwailem said that Sakani continues to provide its services to beneficiaries according to their needs and abilities. The ministry is keen to provide better services in line with the “Eskan” program, one of the Saudi Vision 2030 initiatives that aims to raise the proportion of residential ownership to 70 percent by 2030.
As part of Sakani’s efforts to provide suitable housing options, the program began to implement 53 new housing projects in different regions of the Kingdom, characterized by affordable prices for a large segment of citizens registered on the lists of the Ministry of Housing.
Al-Suwailem said that the ministry was keen to find solutions for Saudi families that help them to own the right home for them. SPA Riyadh