Mohialdeen Saleh Kamel, director at Saudi Arabia’s Film Authority

Mohialdeen Saleh Kamel
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Updated 31 July 2020

Mohialdeen Saleh Kamel, director at Saudi Arabia’s Film Authority

Mohialdeen Saleh Kamel was recently appointed to the board of directors of Saudi Arabia’s Film Authority.

The authority will be responsible for the strategic development of the movie industry in the Kingdom.

It will also help develop and support filmmaking, market Saudi flicks regionally and internationally, gather information and statistics, build a database for the sector, encourage financing and investment, propose standards, and motivate individuals, institutions, and companies to produce creative content.

Kamel, who is also the deputy CEO of the projects sector at Dallah Al-Baraka Holding Co., gained a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of San Francisco, in the US, in 2002.

From 2003 to 2005, he worked as a general supervisor for Arab Radio and Television Network’s sports channels and served as deputy CEO of the media sector at Arab Media Co. between 2009 and 2011. 

He has also been the chairman of Dallah Media Production Co. since 2005.

In addition, Kamel is on the board of directors of numerous media organizations including Jordan Media City, Dallah Real Estate Investment Co., Almaza Real Estate Development Co., Arabian Tourism and Real Estate Development Co., Arab Digital Distribution Co., Arab Media Co., and the Arab Advertising Distribution Co.

He is also a board member of Jabal Omar Development Co., Dallah Al-Baraka Banking Group in Bahrain, and Al-Khozama Management Co.


Saudi Arabia announces 35 more deaths from COVID-19

Updated 14 August 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 35 more deaths from COVID-19

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 262,959
  • A total of 3,338 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 35 more deaths from COVID-19 and 1,383 new cases of the disease on Friday.

Of the new cases, 81 were recorded in Makkah, 77 in Hail, 69 in Jeddah and 63 in Riyadh.

The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 262,959 after 2,566 more patients recovered from the virus.

A total of 3,338 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.

On Thursday, the health ministry announced Saudi Arabia had conducted more than 4 million COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests since the beginning of the outbreak.