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Abu Dhabi crown prince says UAE has exited COVID-19 crisis

  • DUBAI: The UAE has successfully overcome the COVID-19 crisis with life set to return to normal, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan said, state news agency WAM reported. The UAE recorded 176 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, representing the lowest daily figure since Au...
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Governor of Saudi Arabia's Northern Borders region honors teachers on World Teacher’s Day

  • RIYADH: Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan, governor of the Northern Borders region, attended a ceremony to commemorate World Teachers’ Day, which is celebrated every year on Oct. 5. At the ceremony, he praised the efforts of teachers and their role in building the personalities of Saudis...
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A new era for the Chinese language in Saudi Arabia

  • JEDDAH: As one-fifth of the world’s population speaks Chinese, Saudi Arabia has joined a global community incorporating the Chinese language into its educational systems. It is believed that companies prefer to hire people who speak more than one language so the University of Jeddah made it co...
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Jeddah Corniche Circuit logo revealed for F1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix

  • JEDDAH: The Saudi Arabian Automobile and Motorcycle Federation, the organizers of the Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, unveiled the Jeddah Corniche Circuit logo on Tuesday. In two months, Jeddah will become the pinnacle of the motorsports world as it will host the penultimate round of the ...
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Does the Gulf need a Helsinki moment?

  • In his speech before the UN General Assembly last month, King Salman laid down Saudi Arabia’s foreign policy principles and expressed some hope about the ongoing Saudi-Iran talks, the latest of which took place on Sept. 21, the day before the king’s speech. King Salman said that, as a UN found...
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Outage highlights how vital Facebook has become worldwide

  • NEW YORK: The six-hour outage at Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp was a headache for many casual users but far more serious for the millions of people worldwide who rely on the social media sites to run their businesses or communicate with relatives, fellow parents, teachers or neighbors. When...
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Saudi Arabia promoted to Part II racing country by International Federation of Horseracing Authorities

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has been promoted from a Part III to Part II racing country in the International Cataloguing Standards Book by the International Grading and Race Planning Advisory Committee. At the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities’ executive council meeting in Par...
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STC named title partner of first ever F1 race in Kingdom

  • The Saudi Automobile and Motorcycle Federation has announced that Saudi Telecom Company will be the title partner of the first ever Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, which will take place on the brand-new Jeddah Corniche Circuit on the weekend of Dec. 3-5. The agreement was signed by Prince K...
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Big wins for UAE and Syria as West Asian U23 Championship kicks off in Saudi Arabia

  • The West Asian U23 Championship has kicked off in Saudi Arabia, with opening day victories for Iraq, the UAE, Syria and Jordan, while Yemen and Kuwait tied. In Group B, the Iraqi team managed to defeat its Palestinian counterpart 1-0 on Monday at Prince Mohammed bin Fahd Stadium in Dammam wit...
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Saudi Arabia and Egypt sign $1.8bn contract for electrical connection

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia and Egypt on Monday signed contracts for a $1.8 billion electricity interconnection project. The project, to begin in 2022, will ensure an exchange of 3,000 MW of electricity between the two countries. “Saudi Arabia and Egypt share the same goals, and we work toget...
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