Japan joins Saudi Arabia to lift engineers’ skills

About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam. (SPA)
Updated 09 February 2019

Japan joins Saudi Arabia to lift engineers’ skills

  • About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam

JEDDAH: Saudi engineers have completed an industrial training program organized jointly by the Kingdom and Japan as part of a long-term strategic partnership between the two countries.
About 100 engineers from 25 companies took part in two intensive training sessions in Riyadh and Dammam.
The Saudi Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources planned the program together with the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, and organizations including the Japan Cooperation Center for the Middle East (JCCME).
Khalid Al-Salem, the ministry’s undersecretary, awarded completion certificates to the engineers in the presence of Sitso Amori, deputy chief of the Japanese mission, and Abdul Karim Tomioka, JCCME acting president in Saudi Arabia.


Saudi Arabia’s King Salman patronizes closing of 4th King Abdulaziz Camel Festival

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Saudi Arabia’s King Salman patronizes closing of 4th King Abdulaziz Camel Festival

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman patronized on Sunday the closing ceremony of the Fourth King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.
The king welcomed his guests from across the Gulf countries, including Kuwait’s Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
During the ceremony, chairman of the Camel Club’s board and general supervisor of the festival, Fahad bin Falah bin Hathleen, thanked King Salman for his patronage and the “festival has become a destination for all (camel) owners within” within the Kingdom and serves as a platform “to bring together people from the Gulf and the Arab world.”
Hathleen also said that the club launched a package of economic decisions that will contribute to the development of this sector, and constitute an attractive factor for investments.