Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Islamic Affairs meets with Egypt’s Minister of Endowments 

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh met with Egypt’s Minister of Endowments Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar Jumaa on Saturday, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.  The two officials met on the sidelines of the 33r...
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Global Islamic Refugee Fund launched with $100m deposit

  • NEW YORK: Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, supervisor general of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center, recently represented the Kingdom at the launch ceremony of the Global Islamic Fund for Refugees. The fund is supported by UNHCR and the Islamic Development Bank’s Islamic Solidarity Fu...
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Twitter replaces ‘Like’ emoji with Saudi flag on 92nd National Day

  • RIYADH: The chairman of Saudi Arabia’s General Entertainment Authority, Turki Al-Sheikh, said on Friday that social networking site Twitter had replaced its “Like” emoji with the flag of Saudi Arabia on the occasion of the Kingdom’s 92nd National Day — the first time it has done so for a countr...
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Saudi crown prince meets Turkish officials in Jeddah

  • JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Saturday received the Turkish presidential spokesman, Dr. Ibrahim Kalin, and Turkish Minister of Treasury and Finance Nureddin Nebati at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah. Kalin conveyed greetings from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to King Sa...
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Who’s Who: Nasser Al-Watban, stakeholder director at Parsons Corporation

  • Nasser Al-Watban is stakeholder director at Parsons Corporation, a position he took in July 2020. He is the company’s King Salman Park Foundation representative, supporting projects for the Royal Commission of Riyadh City in KSPF.   Prior to his current position, Al-Watban was stakehol...
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Saudi minister attends G20 trade, investment meeting

  • BALI: Saudi Commerce Minister Majid Al-Qasabi and his accompanying delegation recently took part in the G20 trade, investment and industry working group meeting in Bali, Indonesia. Al-Qasabi stressed that the meeting, during the year of the Indonesian presidency, is a continuation of efforts ...
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Saudi optimism outweighs the rest of the West at FII in NYC

  • NEW YORK CITY: Saudi Arabia leads the world in optimism, a new report has found, with the Saudis not only confident in where their own lives are headed, but also the Kingdom and even the world. And the FII Priority event in New York heard from Khalid al-Falih, Saudi minister of investmen...
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Saudi foreign minister discusses cooperation, security with UN’s Guterres in New York

  • NEW YORK: Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan on Saturday met with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York. During the meeting, they reviewed aspects of cooperation between the Kingdom and the UN, i...
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Saudi crown prince and Germany’s Scholz discuss relations, areas of cooperation

  • JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Saturday received German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in Jeddah, who was in the Kingdom at the beginning of a two-day tour of the Gulf region, the Saudi Press Agency reported. During the meeting, held at Al-Salam Palace, Prince Mohammed welc...
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Saudi FM: Yemen truce ‘must be extended’ but signs not positive

  • RIYADH: The truce in Yemen must be extended, but the actions of the Houthi militia seem to indicate they do not want to lengthen the ceasefire beyond its expiry, the Saudi foreign minister said on Friday. “We think it must be extended. However, the signs are not positive at this point,” said ...
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