Saudi Arabia's Board of Grievances holds talks with foreign university

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Updated 20 May 2020

Saudi Arabia's Board of Grievances holds talks with foreign university

  • It is part of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to establish and enhance strategic partnerships with international universities specialized in law

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Board of Grievances on Monday held a virtual meeting with officials of the Case Western Reserve University, which is considered one of the top-ranked research universities in the US.
The meeting was held to discuss a draft memorandum of understanding to boost joint cooperation in the fields of research and training.
Officials from both sides discussed ways to boost joint research and strategies to enhance the efficiency and development of cadres using scientific methods.
It is part of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to establish and enhance strategic partnerships with international universities specialized in law.
The meeting came following the Saudi Cabinet’s approval.
The aim of such collaborations is to introduce best practices in court administration and international work mechanisms and to streamline court procedures and effective management of cases. The Board of Grievances is an independent administrative judicial commission based in Riyadh.
 


Saudi minister meets Italian, Swiss envoys in Riyadh

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Saudi minister meets Italian, Swiss envoys in Riyadh

RIYADH: Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubeir met the newly appointed ambassador of Italy to the Kingdom, Roberto Cantone, in his office at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Riyadh on Thursday.

During the meeting, the two discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to enhance them. They also discussed issues of common interest and the latest regional and international developments.

The meeting was attended by the deputy foreign minister for protocol affairs, Azzam bin Abdulkarim Al-Qain.

Also on Thursday, Al-Jubeir met the ambassador of Switzerland to the Kingdom, Andre Schaller. They also discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to develop them in various fields, as well as reviewing recent developments in the region and the world.

The meeting was attended by the undersecretary for political and economic affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Adel bin Siraj Mardad.