Saudi FM receives head of Islamic science organization

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan receives Dr. Salim bin Mohammed Al-Malik in Riyadh on Monday. (SPA)
Updated 05 November 2019

Saudi FM receives head of Islamic science organization

RIYADH: The director general of Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), Dr. Salim bin Mohammed Al-Malik, called on Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah at his office in Riyadh on Monday.
During the meeting, they discussed ways to enhance cooperation between ISESCO and Saudi Arabia. The role of Saudi Arabia in supporting a joint Islamic action aimed at building a cultural, scientific and education system in the ISESCO member states was also reviewed.
Later, the foreign minister received a French Senate delegation. They discussed bilateral ties and other issues of mutual interest.


Saudi railway wins international award for safety measures

Updated 14 min 35 sec ago

Saudi railway wins international award for safety measures

RIYADH:  The Saudi Railways Co. (SAR) won the International Safety Award for 2020 from the British Safety Council for the second time in a row for its exemplary management of health, safety and environmental risks.

CEO of SAR Dr. Bashar bin Khalid Al-Malik said that the company puts at the forefront of its strategic plans the application of the highest safety standards in operating the rail network in the Kingdom.

He said that SAR accords top priority to the culture of safety in the management, operation and maintenance of its trains by following international laws that have proven effective in ensuring safety in the work environment.

Al-Malik said: “We are proud that SAR wins such international awards, which reflect the efforts and decisions taken to apply and develop health and safety measures.”