Al-Jubeir meets German envoys to GCC, Yemen

Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir join a photo session with diplomats in Riyadh on Sunday. (SPA)
Updated 25 November 2019

Al-Jubeir meets German envoys to GCC, Yemen

RIYADH: Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir met German ambassadors and consuls to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and Yemen, in Riyadh on Sunday.

The officials are currently in Saudi Arabia for their regular meeting, held this year in Riyadh.

Also on Sunday, Al-Jubeir met German Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office Niels Annen. The meeting was attended by a number of senior Saudi and German officials. Ambassadors and consul generals in the GCC and Yemen also attended.

 

 

 

 


Northern Borders Region governor discusses ways to support distance learning

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Northern Borders Region governor discusses ways to support distance learning

ARAR: Northern Borders Region Gov. Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdul Aziz chaired a virtual meeting of telecom companies services in the region on Thursday.

The director of Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) in the Eastern Province, who also oversees the Northern Borders Region, and the branch heads of the Saudi Telecom Co., Mobily, and Zain all participated in the meeting.

They discussed ways to activate and link the efforts of the education and telecommunications sectors to support remote learning while the Kingdom’s education institutions remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

They also stressed the importance of providing and maintaining internet services for educational channels and broadcast platforms across the Northern Borders Region.