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Saudi crown prince, Canadian prime minister discuss relations during call

  • JEDDAH: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau spoke on the phone on Tuesday, Saudi Press Agency reported. During the call, the development of relations between the two countries and ways to enhance them in various fields were reviewed. A number of...
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Niger PM leaves Jeddah after performing Hajj

  • RIYADH: The Prime Minister of Niger Ali Lamine Zeine left Jeddah on Tuesday after performing Hajj, Saudi Press Agency reported. Zeine attended a Hajj reception hosted by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday. Other notables who performed Hajj this year include Egyptian P...
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Arab leaders congratulate Saudi leadership on success of Hajj season

  • RIYADH: Leaders from the Arab world congratulated King Salman on the success of this year’s Hajj season, Saudi Press Agency reported on Tuesday. The President of the UAE Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed sent a cable to the king congratulating him on the success of Hajj, saying it was down to the grac...
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Saudi Arabia climbs to 16th place in World Competitiveness Index

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s ongoing economic diversification efforts have propelled the country to the 16th spot in the World Competitiveness Index 2024, up one place from the previous year. According to a report from the Switzerland-based International Institute for Management Development, t...
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Actor Ian McKellen, 85, is in ‘good spirits’ and expected to recover from fall off stage in London

  • LONDON: Actor Ian McKellen is expected to make a full recovery after he toppled off a London stage Monday during a fight scene and was hospitalized, a spokesperson said. McKellen, 85, was in “good spirits” after doctors said a scan showed he was expected to fully recover from the fall, a spoke...
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Deputy governor of Makkah region hands over Kaaba Kiswa to gatekeeper

  • RIYADH: The deputy governor of the Makkah Region Prince Saud bin Mishal bin Abdulaziz handed over the Kaaba’s Kiswa to the gatekeeper of the holy site on Monday, Saudi Press Agency reported. The hand-over was signed off by Minister of Hajj and Umrah Tawfiq Al-Rabiah and the deputy chief gatek...
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Saudi FM discusses Gaza, Yemen and Sudan with Blinken

  • RIYADH: Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan received a phone call from US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday, Saudi Press Agency reported.  During the call, the two officials discussed developments in the Gaza Strip, Yemen, and Sudan.
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Saudi crown prince renews call for immediate halt to attacks in Gaza at annual Hajj reception

  • RIYADH: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has renewed the Kingdom’s call for an immediate halt to attacks against Palestinians amid what he described as “the continuation of the heinous crimes against our brothers in Gaza Strip.” “We urge an immediate halt to this attack, and that the internat...
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900,000 copies of the Quran for pilgrims at Madinah airports

  • MADINAH: Osama Madkhali, director of the Madinah branch of the Saudi Ministry of Islamic Affairs, said preparations are ongoing to assist departing pilgrims, especially those who quickly proceed to visit Madinah and leave through its airports. He highlighted that coordination with the Ki...
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Saudi Arabia’s crude production rose to 8.99m bpd in April: JODI

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s crude production increased by 13,000 barrels per day in April to reach 8.99 million, according to an analysis from the Joint Organizations Data Initiative.  The data indicated that exports over the same month saw a decline despite this growth, dipping by ...
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