10,000 visitors to attend Saudi global health exhibition

The exhibition will be held from September 10 - 12. (SPA)
Updated 27 August 2019

10,000 visitors to attend Saudi global health exhibition

  • The exhibition aims to build relations and cooperation between health care professionals, share knowledge, and contribute to best health practices and care systems in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: Up to 10,000 visitors are expected to attend the second Global Health Exhibition to be held in the Saudi capital next month.
The event, being staged at Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center from Sept. 10-12, will be opened by Saudi Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah and will have 180 exhibiting companies.
Nine clinical and nonclinical conferences will be run covering areas including digital health, biomedical engineering, laboratory management, emergency medicine, patient experience and radiology, along with six free workshops providing the latest updates and insights into cutting-edge health procedures, techniques and skills.
The exhibition aims to build relations and cooperation between health care professionals, share knowledge, and contribute to best health practices and care systems in the Kingdom. It is also seen as a leading platform to attract medical service providers to health care product dealers and distributors. 


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

Updated 28 min 10 sec ago

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 dignitaries and guests from the Gulf countries, including Kuwait’s Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al-Maktoum and representative of the sultan of Oman Sheikh Abdullah Hamad Al-Khalifa.
The king then handed prizes to the winners of the festival.
During the ceremony, chairman of the Camel Club’s board and general supervisor of the festival, Fahd bin Falah bin Hithlin, 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.”
“This great gathering is a destination for all those interested in this heritage throughout the world,” he added.
Bin Hithlin 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.