Saudi provinces to get Public Prosecution units

Updated 22 March 2018

Saudi provinces to get Public Prosecution units

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Public Prosecution will set up investigation units in every province of the Kingdom, including the Tabuk region, Attorney General Sheikh Saud Al-Mojeb said. Speaking during a tour of Tabuk, Al-Mojeb said the move would “achieve justice and reach positive outcomes in cases sent to the Public Prosecution.”
The Public Prosecution is determined to exercise its full powers, and protect public and private rights, particularly in its investigations into corruption, he said. “The doors of the Public Prosecution are always open to all parties concerned with the fight against corruption,” Al-Mojeb said.


King Salman to deliver annual policy speech at Saudi Shoura

Al-Asheikh reviewed the Shoura Council’s accomplishments during the third year of the seventh session. (SPA)
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King Salman to deliver annual policy speech at Saudi Shoura

  • Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh reviewed the Shoura Council’s accomplishments during the third year of the seventh session

RIYADH: King Salman on Wednesday will deliver his annual speech to the Shoura Council, which sheds light on the Kingdom’s national and foreign policies, at the opening of the fourth year of the council’s seventh session.
In a press statement, Speaker of the Saudi Shoura Council Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh said the Shoura Council receives the support of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, empowering it to take part in the development of the Kingdom in line with Vision 2030, where the council seeks to implement the vision’s programs according to its main two functions: Regulatory and legislative.
Al-Asheikh reviewed the Shoura Council’s accomplishments during the third year of the seventh session. He said: “Thanks to the support of the wise leadership and the council’s cooperation with the Cabinet, ministries and governmental bodies, the council was able to achieve significant accomplishments, where it held 65 sessions and issued 262 decisions that were referred to King Salman, to serve our dear country and guarantee welfare and prosperity for our people.”