Saudi project empowers 500 orphans in Yemen

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Updated 28 November 2020

Saudi project empowers 500 orphans in Yemen

Saudi project empowers 500 orphans in Yemen
  • 100 women will receive 60 hours of training in sewing and embroidery while 75 male and female trainees will take part in mobile maintenance courses

MARIB: A Saudi-backed training program designed to help 500 orphans and family members in Yemen set up their own businesses has moved into its second phase.
The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center is implementing the Maharati Biyadi project which aims to improve the livelihoods of the scheme’s beneficiaries in Yemen’s Marib governorate.
Under the latest edition of the initiative, 100 women will receive 60 hours of training in sewing and embroidery while 75 male and female trainees will take part in mobile maintenance courses over a period of 160 hours.


Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims
Updated 19 January 2021

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims

Saudi royals offer condolences to Indonesia’s quake victims
  • At least 56 people were killed and 820 injured in the quake that left 15,000 people displaced

RIYADH: The Saudi King and Crown Prince have offered their condolences to President Joko Widodo of Indonesia after an earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale hit Sulawesi island on Friday, state news agency SPA reported.

According to the disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) at least 56 people were killed and 820 injured in the quake that left 15,000 people displaced.

King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offered their sympathy to the families of those killed and wished a speedy recovery for the injured.