Envoys get insider’s guide to Saudi Arabia’s busiest port

  • JEDDAH: Diplomats from about 40 countries were given a first-hand view of Jeddah Islamic Port’s most important features and recent developments during a visit organized by the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday. The visitors included consuls, deputy consuls and commercial attac...
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FaceOf: Rayed Al-Ajaji, CEO of KSA's Universal Metal Coating Company

  • Rayed Al-Ajaji is the CEO of the Universal Metal Coating Company Ltd. (UNICOIL) and chairman for the National Committee for Steel Industry (NCSI). He recently spoke at the 13th annual Arab Steel Summit in Amman about how the government and the private sector can work together to ensure future m...
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Experts to discuss Saudi steel industry at Riyadh forum

  • JEDDAH: The Saudi International Iron and Steel Conference, organized by the National Committee for Steel Industry, will be held in Riyadh in March 2019 as part of efforts to develop and promote growth in the Saudi steel industry. The event, the first international steel summit in the Kingdom, ...
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Technologies will play a key role in transformation of health services, says Saudi minister

  • RIYADH: Saudi Health Minister Tawfiq Al-Rabiah inaugurated the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference and exhibition in Riyadh on Wednesday.  The event aims to raise awareness about the importance of e-health care and its role in improving performance, s...
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KSRelief reports on vital support for Yemeni hospitals

  • JEDDAH/RIYADH: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) is continuing to provide health services to Yemeni patients by supporting Al-Salam Hospital in Saada governorate and the Saudi Hospital in Hajjah governorate. The center has completed supplying the two hospitals ...
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The Prophet’s Mosque: Great status and vast expansions in the Saudi era

  • The Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah is a place Muslims from around the world visit while performing Hajj and Umrah, or simply to pray (performing the salat) and visit Prophet Muhammad’s tomb. One of the world’s largest mosques, the Prophet’s Mosque underwent several expansions throughout its histo...
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First encounters with the Kaaba

  • MAKKAH: “Awe at first sight” was the fitting title of a special event at Makkah Cultural Club in celebration of the Kaaba and its importance to Muslims and non-Muslims alike. Dr. Abdullah Al-Tariqi, a Saudi academic specialized in historical studies, highlighted some of most important cultura...
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Man arrested in Jeddah for unlicensed chiropractic clinic

  • JEDDAH: Jeddah police and the Health Ministry have arrested a man who had turned his apartment in Al-Bawadi district into a chiropractic clinic. The apartment has been shut down until concerned authorities are done interrogating him. The director of the Compliance Department, Sultan Al-Mehmad...
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Drill bit manufacturer sets standards in Saudization

  • For more than 80 years, Baker Hughes, a General Electric Co. (BHGE), has played a key role in the Kingdom’s oil and gas supply chain ecosystem. It celebrated a new milestone in Saudi Arabia when its drill bit manufacturing plant in Dhahran produced more than 10,000 drill bits since the plant fi...
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Winners of 2018 King Faisal Prize receive honors from King Salman

  • RIYADH: King Salman honored five winners of the King Faisal Prize during a ceremony on March 26....
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