Riyadh deputy governor visits the Command and Control Center of the region

Riyadh Deputy Gov. Prince Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Abdul Aziz, right, visits the Command and Control Center of the region on Tuesday. (SPA)
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Updated 06 May 2020

Riyadh deputy governor visits the Command and Control Center of the region

  • The deputy governor also reviewed the readiness level of the secretariat and the future outlook

RIYADH: Riyadh Deputy Gov. Prince Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Abdul Aziz on Tuesday visited the Command and Control Center of the Riyadh region. He was briefed about the measures taken by the center to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which included spraying of disinfectants on roads and other public spaces.
The deputy governor praised the efforts of the center in curbing the spread of the virus in the region.
Riyadh Mayor Prince Faisal bin Abdul Aziz bin Ayyaf thanked the country’s leadership for their support in fighting the pandemic. He said the safety of residents and citizens is the top priority of the secretariat.
The center established by the Riyadh municipality monitors the spread of COVID-19 and take necessary measures to control the situation. It is working around the clock to deal with any situation.
Prince Mohammed lauded the communication system developed by the secretariat and how it is creating awareness among people about ways to stay safe from the pandemic.
The deputy governor also reviewed the readiness level of the secretariat and the future outlook.


Saudi Shoura Council convenes session online to tackle various measures

Updated 02 June 2020

Saudi Shoura Council convenes session online to tackle various measures

RIYADH: Saudi Shoura Council Speaker Dr. Abdullah Al-Asheikh convened a session of the council online on Monday during which it approved proposals to amend and finance the system to combat terrorism, said Assistant Speaker Dr. Yahya bin Abdullah Al-Samaan.

Al-Samaan said the council also called on the General Accounting Bureau to expedite work on the recovery of state dues.

The council, he said, approved the draft system of the Tourism Development Fund.

It also called on the Ministry of Economy and Planning to publish  digital indicators for the performance of different sectors and regional sustainable development. The Shoura Council urged the ministry to release economic indicators regularly.