Where We Are Going Today: dr.CAFE

Updated 06 July 2019

Where We Are Going Today: dr.CAFE

After a long working day, many of us love to head to a cafe and keep up with the latest international coffee trends.
dr.CAFE on Khurais Road, Riyadh is one of the capital’s favorite destinations for an outstanding cafe experience.
The cafe seeks to create an authentic and fresh ambience through friendly service combined with a warm, inviting environment.
The hot drinks, cold coffee, tea and desserts served at the cafe come in many delicious forms.
Located opposite the King Fahd Medical City, dr.CAFE is a cozy place where Saudis love to unwind.
The cafe boasts beautiful sitting arrangements, with gorgeous furniture and outside paces for an opportunity to breathe fresh air during the night.
dr.CAFE gives Riyadh residents the chance to relax, enjoy beautiful drinks, and socialize in a relaxed atmosphere.


Abdullah bin Mufreh Al-Dhayabi, president of Tabuk University

Updated 11 December 2019

Abdullah bin Mufreh Al-Dhayabi, president of Tabuk University

  • Al-Dhayabi began his academic career as a lecturer at KAU
  • Al-Dhayabi is a member of the higher committees for female colleges in the Kingdom

RIYADH: Dr. Abdullah bin Mufreh Al-Dhayabi has been the president of Tabuk University since October 2017.

Prior to that, he was the deputy head of educational affairs at King Abdul Aziz University (KAU) in Jeddah, where he served in the position for one year. 

He has also been the chairman of the promotion and job competition committee, as well as the safety committee, at Tabuk University since November 2012. 

Al-Dhayabi began his academic career as a lecturer at KAU, where he received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the College of Science. 

He later traveled abroad to pursue his higher education, earning his master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Missouri, US. He obtained his doctorate from the University of Birmingham, UK.

After that, he returned to the Kingdom and joined KAU as an assistant professor. He remained in that position from 2005 to 2010, then served as an associate professor between 2010 and 2014.

Al-Dhayabi is a member of the higher committees for female colleges in the Kingdom and the community colleges higher committee at the Ministry of Higher Education.

He congratulated King Salman on the release of the government’s annual budget for 2020.

“Approximately one-fifth of the budget is allocated to education, which reflects the leadership’s keenness to invest in the human element through education and training ... to open new horizons and job opportunities for Saudi youth and encourage them to invest in the diverse resources in the Kingdom,” Al-Dhayabi said.