Japan joins Saudi Arabia to lift engineers’ skills

About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam. (SPA)
Updated 09 February 2019
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Japan joins Saudi Arabia to lift engineers’ skills

  • About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam

JEDDAH: Saudi engineers have completed an industrial training program organized jointly by the Kingdom and Japan as part of a long-term strategic partnership between the two countries.
About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam.
The Saudi Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources planned the program together with the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, and organizations including the Japan Cooperation Center for the Middle East (JCCME).
Khalid Al-Salem, the ministry’s undersecretary, awarded completion certificates to the engineers in the presence of Sitso Amori, deputy chief of the Japanese mission, and Abdul Karim Tomioka, JCCME acting president in Saudi Arabia.


Thunder and dust storms expected to hit various regions of Saudi Arabia

Updated 8 min 14 sec ago
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Thunder and dust storms expected to hit various regions of Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: Thunder and dust storms are expected to affect the Riyadh region from the early hours of Friday till 9 p.m.
Areas affected will include Riyadh, Al-Kharj, Rumah, Al-Muzahimiya, Hawtat Bani Tamim, Huraymila, Al-Aflaj, and surrounding areas.
Dust and thunderstorms are also expected in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province.
Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Meteorology and Environmenal Protection also said that dust storms will limit visibility in the Kingdom’s northern and western regions.