Internships for Saudi youths at Expo 2020

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Updated 13 October 2020

Internships for Saudi youths at Expo 2020

  • The Saudi cultural attache in the UAE is facilitating communication and is the point of contact with universities to promote the internship program for Saudi students in universities in both countries

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai has launched an internship program to inspire young talented Saudi nationals.
The initiative aims to give young people in the Kingdom a chance to serve as brand ambassadors and represent their country at the region’s first-ever World Expo in Dubai.
Participants in the program can complement their university education by engaging in a diverse work environment and build exceptional credentials on their resume.
The Saudi cultural attache in the UAE is facilitating communication and is the point of contact with universities to promote the internship program for Saudi students in universities in both countries. In addition, he will be part of the selection committee that shortlists the interns.
 

 


Saudi King praises role of women at W20 summit

Updated 22 October 2020

Saudi King praises role of women at W20 summit

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has praised the exceptional role played by women during the coronavirus pandemic.
In a speech delivered at the end of the W20, the G20 women’s engagement group, on Wednesday, King Salman said: “I would like to express my gratitude to the Women 20 Engagement Group for their remarkable efforts and commitment to deliver their agenda during these unprecedented times caused by the COVID -19 pandemic.”
The Saudi king described women as the source of evolution for any society and said that without empowered women it is difficult to reform societies. 
“Women are the main source of development for any society. Hence, without empowered women, it is almost impossible to implement any societal reforms given that women form half of the societies and they are the ones who raise up generations. Women has proven through history their remarkable role in leading change and in decision making.”
The king noted that Saudi Arabia’s presidency of the G20 has dedicated special attention to discussing policies related to women across different ministerial and working group meetings.