Where We Are Going Today: Skin KSA

Updated 16 March 2019

Where We Are Going Today: Skin KSA

  • Skin KSA products, available to purchase online, can be applied to other gadgets such as laptops and AirPod cases

A Saudi company offering creative protection for mobiles and tablets has got it covered when it comes to the latest trend in personalizing phones.
Thanks to Skin KSA, mobile phone users will no longer need to use thick, heavy cases and screen protectors to prevent their devices from being damaged.
Using specially designed materials, Skin KSA can apply customized skins to the back of phones with colors, illustrations, wording and writing styles chosen by the customer.
The company, which has branches in Jeddah, Makkah and Riyadh, also offers “Utomic bumpies” which protect the edges of phones from damage when dropped or knocked.
Skin KSA products, available to purchase online, can be applied to other gadgets such as laptops and AirPod cases.


King Salman receives closing statement of the Science Group Summit

Saudi Health Minister Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, right, receives the closing statement of the S20 group from its chair Dr. Anas bin Faris Al-Fares. (SPA)
Updated 29 September 2020

King Salman receives closing statement of the Science Group Summit

  • The closing statement of the meeting included 10 recommendations, which will be submitted to the G20 heads of state

On behalf of King Salman, Health Minister Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah on Monday received the closing statement of the Science Group Summit (S20) from the group’s chair, Dr. Anas bin Faris Al-Fares, who is also the president of King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology, after a virtual meeting.
Several scientific organizations from the G20 countries took part in the meeting, which was hosted by Saudi Arabia. The S20 group focuses on future health, a circular economy and the digital revolution. The meeting stressed the importance of making decisions based on scientific facts supported by data.
The closing statement of the meeting included 10 recommendations, which will be submitted to the G20 heads of state. More than 180 scholars participated in drafting the recommendation. They called for increasing the level of preparedness in the wake of a pandemic. They also recommended consolidating advanced treatment and precision medical research with a particular focus on keeping the costs affordable and treatments accessible to all.
The group also stressed the need to devise policies to face challenges arising from demographic shifts. One of the recommendations includes development of an integrated approach to the extraction of natural resources.
They also urged the relevant authorities to consolidate recycling systems to curb carbon emissions.