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Jeddah United fulfills basketball dream 20 years in the making

  • Everything starts with a dream. Then a goal. Almost 20 years ago, Lina Almaeena had a dream to set up a basketball team under the name Jeddah United. At the time, establishing a competitive female basketball team was not as easy as it is today, quite simply because in the past, the Kingdom ...
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Saudi Arabia to finance restoration of Islamic center in G20 host Indonesia’s capital Jakarta

  • RIYADH: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has announced that the Kingdom will finance the restoration of the Jakarta Islamic Center after it suffered fire damage during renovation work last month. Wednesday’s announcement reflects the crown prince’s interest in preserving the site as “it plays...
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Riyadh hosts Mideast’s first Black Hat tech event

  • RIYADH: Black Hat, the world’s largest technology event, launched its first Middle East edition in Riyadh, with more than 200 international speakers and up to 30,000 visitors expected to attend. The three-day event, which will end on Nov. 17, has been organized by the Saudi Federation for Cybe...
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Riyadh hosts Mideast’s first Black Hat tech event

  • RIYADH: Black Hat, the world’s largest technology event, launched its first Middle East edition in Riyadh, with more than 200 international speakers and up to 30,000 visitors expected to attend. The three-day event, which will end on Nov. 17, has been organized by the Saudi Federation for Cybe...
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G20 leaders meet in Indonesia’s Bali in the shadow of war and economic slowdown

  • DENPASAR, Bali: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine earlier this year appeared to overshadow all else on the agenda of the leaders’ meeting of the Group of 20 on Tuesday, with the conflict in Europe having fueled geopolitical tensions and a global surge in food and energy prices. Leaders of G20 memb...
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Saudi Arabia presents exceptional opportunities to global tourism partners

  • RIYADH: The Saudi Tourism Authority concluded its participation in the World Travel Market exhibition, which was held in London from Nov. 7-9. The Saudi pavilion drew the attention of visitors to the WTM by displaying the treasures, destinations, landmarks and tourist experiences that the King...
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Development is a continuous process aimed at achieving nation’s aspirations, says Dubai’s ruler

  • DUBAI: Productive partnerships between public and private sectors over the last five decades have enabled the UAE to make significant advances in various spheres and earn global recognition in the process, said Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum. “Development is a continuous process aimed a...
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Swedish royal family arrives in Jordan

  • AMMAN: King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden arrived in Amman on Tuesday for a state visit to Jordan.  The king and queen were received at Queen Alia International Airport by Jordan’s Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, Princess Rym Al-Ali, Royal Court Chief Yousef Issawi, Amman Mayor Y...
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Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Academy to host graduation ceremony

  • Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Academy is all set to host a graduation ceremony for 330 medical fellowship and diploma students at the Kingdom Center on Nov. 20. The event, which will be held under the patronage of Riyadh Gov. Prince Faisal bin Bandar, will also honor the winners of the Dr. Sulaiman Al-...
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Saudi foreign direct investment inflows down 85% in second quarter compared to 2021

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia recorded second quarter foreign direct investment flows are down 85 percent year on year, an investment ministry report showed on Tuesday.  The FDI inflows were at SR7.9 billion ($2.1 billion) in the second quarter, compared with about SR51.9 billion in the same peri...
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