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Health Ministry prepares services for Haj pilgrims
Healthcare | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:20 am
Health Minister Ahmed Al-Khateeb has urged his officials to provide the best health services to the guests of Allah who will be performing Haj during the forthcoming season.The minister made the comment while briefing key officials of his ministry on Monday during the first meeting of the Haj...
Beauty & Style | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 3:39 pm
This season focuses on the human quest for happiness, strength, hope and fulfillment, and the importance of visual representation as a way of expressing these desires. Historically imbued with perceived spiritual powers, such symbols have acquired cross-cultural meaning, exemplified by today’s...
Doha will host Arab Diabetes Medical Congress  next April
Healthcare | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 3:08 pm
Under the Patronage of Supreme Council of Health, Qatar, and supported by Qatar Diabetes Association, International Diabetes Federation (IDF),The Executive Board of Health Ministers’ Council for GCC States, Doha will host Arab Diabetes Medical Congress from 23 to 25 April 2015.The congress is...
Ericsson showcases latest TV video solutions at CABSAT 2015
Technology & IT | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 2:44 pm
Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will be showcasing its latest TV video solutions at CABSAT 2015, which takes place from March 10-12th in Dubai.Content owners, TV service providers and broadcasters in today’s fast-changing media landscape are facing a range of challenges when it comes to meeting...
Printing from a Smartphone, Tablet or Laptop Just Got Simpler with New Xerox Devices
Technology & IT | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 2:31 pm
Office workers often rely on mobile devices to do their jobs and expect to print throughout their day, whether at a desk, a conference or break room, or even a home office. However, a recent study by IDC1 finds only half of mobile users are able to print within their own company walls, and just...
Saudi Media Measurement Company Demonstrates the need for a reliable media measurement system in the region
Technology & IT | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 1:11 pm
Saudi Media Measurement Company (SMMC), Saudi Arabia’s first television audience measurement company participates in CABSAT, the leading professional content management event in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA.) Omar Al- Arabi, Communications Director, SMMC commented, “We are...
King Faisal International Prize winner Jeffery Gordon delivers ‘virtual’ public lecture
Culture & Education | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 9:31 am
Winners of the 37th annual King Faisal International Prize (KFIP) have been taking part in a series of public lectures in Riyadh this week, sharing the ideas that earned them Saudi Arabia’s most prestigious academic accolade.Winner of the 2015 prize for medicine, Professor Jeffery Gordon was...
King: Stability, jobs top priority
Government | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 2:38 am
Saudi Arabia is trying to minimize the impact of plunging oil prices on its economy, said Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman on Tuesday while emphasizing his government’s plan to develop a more diversified economy.“The low prices witnessed by the oil market are having an effect on...
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 2:24 am
Almarai Company contributes to alleviation of the suffering Syrian brethren by donation of fifteen tons of baby milk, via the National Commission for Supporting the Brothers in Syria, chaired by HRH Prince Mohammed bin Naif, Deputy Crown Prince, Minister of Interior. Amarai's donation came in...
International retailers looking to expand into the Saudi Arabia market
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 March, 2015 12:44 am
International expansion remains high on the agenda for retailers in 2015, in spite of uncertain economic prospects and cost escalation. 47% of retailers surveyed in How Active are Retailers Globally indicated that unclear economic prospects and cost escalation, largely due to increases in rental...