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Saudi Arabia’s spiritual diplomacy highlighted by ties with Najaf

  • On Aug. 30, the official Twitter account of the Saudi Embassy in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, tweeted: “Ambassador Abdulaziz bin Khalid Al-Shammari met the religious authority Sheikh Mohammed Ishaq Al-Fayyad at his residence in Madinah. During the meeting, cordial conversations were exchanged an...
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UK PM thanks Saudi crown prince for role in release of British detainees

  • RIYADH: Britain’s prime minister thanked Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his role in securing the release of five British detainees held by Russia-backed forces in Ukraine last week, Saudi Press Agency reported on Monday. Liz Truss expressed her thanks during a phone call ...
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Air Arabia Egypt launches new route between Alexandria and Madinah

  • RIYADH: Egyptian low-cost air carrier Air Arabia Egypt has announced the launch of a new service between Alexandria and Madinah in Saudi Arabia.  According to a press release, the new flight will be launched from Borg El Arab Airport to Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport...
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Saudi Arabia developing national capabilities in nuclear technology: Minister 

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia is working to enhance people’s skills and abilities in the nuclear technology sector and its regulatory aspects, the Kingdom’s minister of energy said. Speaking at the 66th General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency in Austria, Prince Abdulaziz bin ...
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German envoy hosts press conference to highlight talks with Saudi Arabia

  • RIYADH: German Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Dieter Lamle highlighted discussions that took place between Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz at a press conference in Riyadh on Sunday. “The Kingdom has an active and very important role in this region, just as ...
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Five things to look out for as Arab quartet finalize World Cup preparations

  • The four Arab teams preparing for the 2022 FIFA World Cup had mixed results in the first round of games in this crucial international break. There were plenty of talking points around the games, and below are just five things to look forward to as the quartet wrap up the last official internati...
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Canada struggles to restore power after storm; body found

  • TORONTO: Hundreds of thousands of people in Atlantic Canada remained without power Sunday and officials said they found the body of a woman swept into the sea after former Hurricane Fiona swept away houses, stripped off roofs and blocked roads across the country’s Atlantic provinces. After sur...
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Freed Moroccan POW speaks of Ukraine struggle

  • CASABLANCA: A Moroccan prisoner of war released as part of an exchange between Moscow and Kyiv said he wanted to draw attention to the “struggle” of Ukraine as he returned home Saturday. “I’m happy to come home after going through very difficult times,” said Brahim Saadoun, 21, an aerona...
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Ahmed bin Saleh Al-Wasaidi appointed vice president of Saudi survey, geospatial information authority

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince approved the appointment of Ahmed bin Saleh Al-Wasaidi as vice president of the General Authority for Survey and Geospatial Information, Saudi Press Agency reported on Sunday. The authority oversees work in the field of surveying, map production, geographic...
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Bahrain’s GDP grows at 6.9% in Q2 2022

  • RIYADH: Bahrain’s gross domestic product grew 6.9 percent year on year in the second quarter of 2022, posting the biggest annual increase since 2011, Bahrain’s Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa said on Twitter on Sunday. In the first quarter, the Gulf country’s GDP grew 5.5 percen...
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