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Conference pays tribute to legacy of KSA founder
Culture & Education | Thursday 12 March, 2015 8:16 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman attended on Wednesday the second International Conference on the History of King Abdul Aziz at a local university, which will showcase the leadership qualities and achievements of the late monarch. Accompanied by Crown Prince Muqrin, deputy premier,...
Housing minister relieved of his post
Government | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:46 am
Shwaish bin Saud Dhwaihi has been relieved of his post as minister of housing, following a royal order. Essam bin Saad bin Saeed, minister of state, has been named as acting minister of housing, SPA reported late on Wednesday....
Congress, Meeting and Event Sector Gathered in Istanbul
Business & Money | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:44 am
Congress, meeting and event (MICE) sector is growing constantly in the world and sector’s biggest international gathering ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition was organized for the second time this year. The exhibition was held at Istanbul Congress Center on February 26-28 and gathered sector professionals ...
Technology & IT | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:40 am
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS)-- a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501)-- launched Live Insight for Telecom last week: an advanced and predictive analytics solution that provides telecom service providers with real-time insight into network, service and application-level...
Sony’s New ActionCam Mini Packages Superior Technology into Compact Model
Technology & IT | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:36 am
Sony has unveiled its smallest ever ActionCam, the HDR-AZ1VR that brings you sensational picture and sound quality in a tiny full HD video camera.The new ActionCam Mini captures clear point-of-view footage during travels, treks, bike rides, nature trails or dune bashing. Tipping the scales at just...
Al Jazirah Vehicles Agencies Co Launches Latest Ford Expedition
Cars & Autos | Thursday 12 March, 2015 7:30 am
Al Jazirah Vehicles Agencies Co. (AJVA), the Ford and Lincoln dealer in Saudi Arabia, today launched the new 2015 Ford Expedition featuring a refreshed new look, a twin-turbocharged 365HP 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine, and a quieter cabin with more power, torque and technology than the...
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...