In this April 1, 2010 file photo, Saudi women attend the traditional Arda dance, or War dance, during the Janadriyah Festival of Heritage and Culture on the outskirts of the Saudi capital Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (AP)
JEDDAH: The Education Department in Riyadh has officially admitted that there are shortcomings in the curriculums of primary and secondary schools, a local publication reported.
RIYADH: There has been a flurry of activity on the country’s highways as service companies race to meet the Jan. 19 deadline for the revamp of dilapidated gas stations.
JEDDAH: The Council of Ministers has affirmed the Kingdom’s keenness to provide best services and facilities to pilgrims.
JEDDAH: The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has admitted that voter registration is still slow but clarified that this has nothing to do with the start of the new academic year.
RIYADH: The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Monday announced that 47 of the 49 cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus last week were from Riyadh while Najran and Abha reported one ea
RIYADH: The General Directorate for Health Affairs in Madinah on Monday unveiled an integrated plan for this year’s Haj to enable pilgrims perform their religious rituals in a healthy and infection-fr
JEDDAH: Tuesday marks a special day for Jeddah’s “snapchatters” as the city will be going live on Snapchat’s “story” feature.
JEDDAH: Weather experts expect the scorching temperatures to continue across several parts of the country, with the mercury likely to top 50 degrees Celsius in some places.
RIYADH: Cameroon’s Ambassador Iya Tidjani on Monday expressed his appreciation for preparations the Kingdom has made in connection with the Haj pilgrimage this year.
JEDDAH: A policeman was wounded when unidentified gunmen opened fire on a patrol in Jeddah on Sunday night.
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