Youssef Al-Bassam, SFD deputy chairman, right, and Imran Riza, UNHCR regional representative, exchange documents after signing the agreements. (SPA)
Saudi water and energy experts have disclosed that the Kingdom has spent large amounts of money on the “cloud seeding” method, a form of intentional weather modification, over the past few years.
The Presidency of the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques has executed a comprehensive plan to provide the best services to Umrah visitors for the entire Umrah season which ends on Aug. 6 2016.
The Kingdom needs to introduce studies at higher education institutions to ensure the country adequately documents its rich history including the expansions of the two holy mosques.
The Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques has begun the work of expansion of the mataf around the Kaaba, said Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, the chief of the Presidency.
The Cabinet on Monday ordered the General Commission for Audiovisual Media to monitor the moral and other content of traditional and electronic media, including social media platforms.
Second Deputy Premier Prince Muqrin launched the Saudi Genome Program at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) in Riyadh on Sunday to find cures for diseases afflicting Saudis.
Public and private hospitals would be punished according to the law if they refuse to accept accident victims — Saudis and expatriates.
Saudi youth are irked by the rising prices of automobiles in the Kingdom.
Observers have noticed a rise in the cost of living not only in Saudi society but globally. The increases are evident in the prices of basic requirements like food and other essentials.
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