Municipal and Rural Affairs Minister Prince Mansour bin Miteb (3rd from right) is shown a model of thermally insulated buildings during the opening of the Saudi Energy Efficiency Forum and Exhibition 2014, being held at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center. (AN photo by Khaled Al Khamees)
A visitor gets a briefing on the product of one exhibitor at the thermal insulation exhibition in Riyadh on Tuesday. (AN photo by Khaled Al-Khamees)
Visitors view a replica of a thermally insulated city at the thermal insulation exhibition in Riyadh on Tuesday. (AN photo by Khaled Al-Khamees)
Various companies are showcasing their products at the thermal insulation exhibition in Riyadh. (AN photo by Khaled Al-Khamees)
An insulated building construction block is demonstrated during the exhibition. (AN photo by Khaled Al-Khamees)
The government has announced that it would soon make it mandatory for buildings to have thermal insulation in 24 major cities to save on rising energy costs.
An Indian expat was killed by a fellow worker in the Northern Borders region in a dispute over the grazing of sheep.
A recent survey conducted by the Public Opinion Survey Unit in King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue found that 66.7 percent of the 1,000 participants from the Kingdom had house-maids.
Saudis have not shown an affinity to having their holidays on cruise ships, according to government tourism operators from Oman, Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
The Ministry of Labor, in a nation-wide operation, has booked 197 irregularities in retail shops and arrested 223 workers who were working illegally in these outlets.
During the Shoura Council’s session on Monday, members of the council accused those in charge of the “Hadaf” program under the Ministry of Labor of wasting millions of riyals on systematic errors in S
Authorities in Jeddah began repairing over 300 potholes, ditches and cracks across the city last month, said a spokesman for the city’s municipality.
Mervat Tashkandi, adviser to the Labor Minister, revealed that the ministry is working in collaboration with several ministries to issue special labor cards for people with disabilities through the “T
A US prosecutor in Cookeville, Tennessee, has leveled murder charges against a Saudi scholarship student, Marwan Hinnawi, 20, for deliberately knocking down his fellow scholarship student Mohamed Badi
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has seized more than 15,000 fake consumer products from various stores in Jeddah in a major crackdown to ensure that consumers were getting the genuine item.
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