King Salman receives Pakistani parliamentarians

King Salman receives Pakistani parliamentarians
King Salman receives Asad Qaiser, speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan, in Riyadh on Tuesday. (SPA)
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Updated 25 December 2019

King Salman receives Pakistani parliamentarians

King Salman receives Pakistani parliamentarians

A delegation of Pakistani parliamentarians headed by Asad Qaiser, speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan, called on King Salman in Riyadh on Monday.

During the meeting, the two sides reviewed ways to enhance bilateral cooperation between the two countries in parliamentary affairs.

The Pakistani delegation arrived in the Kingdom on Sunday. Saudi Shoura Council Speaker Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh received the delegation at the King Khalid International Airport. Officials’ visits between the two sides are a regular feature. Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Saudi Arabia four times in less than a year and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited Pakistan earlier this year in February.


Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths
Updated 16 January 2021

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 356,541
  • A total of 6,318 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 5 deaths from COVID-19 and 140 new infections on Saturday.
Of the new cases, 58 were recorded in Riyadh, 28 in Makkah, 26 in the Eastern Province, 9 in Asir, 6 in Madinah, 2 in Najran and 1 in Jazan.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 356,541 after 159 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 6,318 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.