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Moon Landing: 50th Anniversary

  • To mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, our nine-page supplement looked at Arabs in space, including an interview with the Muslim world’s first astronaut, Saudi Prince Sultan bin Salman.
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Najran province a hidden treasure

  • JUST few weeks ago, the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) announced the number of Saudis who left the Kingdom for tourism in the last nine months. The number was 2.8 million people. There are many historical and archeological places that can be a very lucrative tourist spots if...
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India-Saudi ties a defining relationship of this century

  • On the joyous occasion of the 77th Independence Day of India, I extend warm greetings and felicitations to all Indian citizens, persons of Indian origin and friends of India in Saudi Arabia. On this day, we remember all those who fought for India’s freedom with great courage and determination...
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Crown prince’s UK visit will benefit both kingdoms

  • Well-sourced leaks emerged from the British government late last week that an invitation to visit the UK had been offered to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman following a phone call between him and Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Thursday. There is little doubt that the visit will attract m...
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Young people helping space age take off in Arab world

  • The UAE took the lead in space exploration, going beyond near-space and satellites by announcing a mission to Mars. (Supplied)   The Arab world is experiencing a space age boom, with several countries redoubling their efforts in space programs that range from new satellites to a ...
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Spiritual experiences common for astronauts

  • Now that we have celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first human moon landing, the religious or spiritual experiences of astronauts in space are worth noting and reflecting upon. This is not limited to those who journeyed to the moon but rather extends to the many astronauts who have spent s...
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A letter to the class of COVID-19

  • Dear graduating students, I can only imagine the sadness and bitterness of having achieved a major success in your life — perhaps your biggest so far — and not being able to celebrate it properly, with a big graduation ceremony and dozens of people congratulating you and offering you flowers,...
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Pakistan and Saudi Arabia: An exceptional relationship 

  • On January 10, the Foreign Ministry of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia announced that the Saudi Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman has directed a study to increase Saudi Arabian investments to $10bn. He also asked the Saudi Development Fund (SDF) to consider raising the ceiling for...
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The ever resilient alliance: Pakistan and KSA

  • It is no secret that Pakistan is facing a multidimensional economic crisis and unsurprisingly has turned to Saudi Arabia for much-needed foreign direct investment in order to breathe life into the economy. Recently, the country’s army chief, while speaking to a group of Pakistani businessmen, s...
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Saudi logistics industry fuels economic transformation, empowers global supply chains

  • With the launch of Vision 2030 in 2016, Saudi Arabia embarked on a profoundly ambitious journey to unlock its vast potential and transform itself into a diversified, sustainable and world-leading industrial nation. Strategic investments in social and industrial infrastructure and legal and fi...
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