Kuwait bans KSA livestock

Updated 27 November 2015
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Kuwait bans KSA livestock

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti Minister of Commerce and Industry Yusuf Al-Ali issued a decree to ban the import of all types of livestock including cows, goats, sheep, giraffes, camels, lamas, antelopes, and others from markets including Saudi Arabia, France and Slovenia.
On the other hand, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry decided to lift the ban on the import of all kinds of live poultry and eggs from the United States, the Netherlands and Iran. A ban was also lifted on the import of fresh, processed and frozen meat of all kinds from Italy, while a new ban has been placed on the import of meat and eggs from the Ivory Coast and Ghana.


First Saudi female accident surveyors graduate: Najm insurance

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First Saudi female accident surveyors graduate: Najm insurance

JEDDAH: Najm Insurance Services, the leading traffic support service provider in the Kingdom, on Thursday celebrated the graduation of the first batch of 40 Saudi female surveyors, who will manage traffic accidents.
The graduation ceremony was attended by Maj. Gen. Mohammed Al-Bassami, director general of the Saudi Traffic Directorate.
Najm CEO Fahad Ibrahim Al-Akeel underscored the importance of involving women in managing and dealing with traffic accidents, in line with the royal decree enabling them to drive. The company strives to raise awareness among drivers about safety rules, he said.
Maha Al-Shunaifi, Najm’s director of marketing and corporate communications, said the female graduates underwent an intensive training program, having been selected in accordance with clear and precise criteria.