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Business & Money | Sunday 26 April, 2015 7:29 am
Ewaan Global Residential Company, one of the leading real estate development companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is once again Gold Sponsor of the Riyadh Real Estate, Housing and Urban Development Exhibition - RESTATEX – being held April 26 – 29, 2015 at Riyadh International Convention...
Shoura to vote on Haj Ministry’s proposals tomorrow
Government | Sunday 26 April, 2015 6:49 am
The Shoura Council on Monday will vote on the recommendation of the Committee on Haj, Pilgrim Housing and Services to publish the exact text of the penal measures against any violator of the pilgrim service regulations in a local newspaper published at the location of the violator and at the...
FCA US and CNH Industrial to be Official Sponsors of the USA Pavilion at Expo 2015
Business & Money | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:17 am
FCA US and CNH Industrial announce their support of the USA Pavilion at the upcoming world’s fair in Milan from May through October 2015. Expo Milano 2015 is expected to draw close to 20 million visitors during its six months’ worth of performances, meetings, conferences and gatherings, all...
Bahrain king, Alwaleed discuss regional and economic issues
Business & Money | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:15 am
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), visited Bahrain on Wednesday. Prince Alwaleed was received by Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, personal representative of King Hamad at Bahrain International Airport.The prince was accompanied by a delegation that included...
SCTA to develop handicraft sector
Tourism & Hospitality | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:13 am
The Ministry of Social Affairs and the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has signed an agreement to boost the handicraft sector.The National Handicraft Program, known as Bari, is also involved in the initiative to raise the quality of products for sale on international...
Damaging monuments will invite jail, fines
Environment & Energy | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:09 am
All the monuments in the Kingdom and in marine areas under the Saudi Arabia’s jurisdiction are public property, said Director-General of the Legal Department at the General Authority for Tourism and Antiquities, Faisal Al-Fadil.“Anyone who alters or damages an archaeological or heritage site or ...
Love Jeddah? Keep it clean, segregate waste at source
Environment & Energy | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:07 am
In a landmark decision, the Jeddah Municipality has launched a project to segregate waste at source in eight districts, with the motto: “I love Jeddah. I will keep it clean.”As part of the project, under the auspices of Mayor Hani Abu Ras, three bins of different colors — red, blue and green...
OIC chief calls for all-out fight against malaria
Healthcare | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:04 am
Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Secretary General Iyad Madani has called upon the member states to continue to accord due attention to malaria control and elimination. He was speaking at a conference and photo exhibition organized on the eve of World Malaria Day, which falls on April...
Mataf will be fully operational in Ramadan
Business & Money | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:02 am
The expansion of the mataf, or circumambulation area around the Kaaba, will be ready this Ramadan, with a capacity for 100,000 worshippers an hour.This was confirmed on Friday by Sultan Al-Qurashi, director of project management at the Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques, according...
AlãanMini puts Riyadh’s little artists on the map
Culture & Education | Saturday 25 April, 2015 12:03 am
Alãan proudly announces its newest project AlãanMini – launching in time for Saudi Design Week. AlãanMini nurtures the creative talent of your children, while showcasing unique local designs in children’s clothing, furniture and other objects. It’s the only Design Week event for mothers...