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 Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Delegation Visits Wahat Al Karama
Government | Thursday 2 March, 2017 3:09 pm
His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) yesterday led a delegation of ADFD employees and toured the memorial site, Wahat Al Karama. The delegation explored the premises and visited the cultural landmark; the 31 aluminium-panel, each...
Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud Al Qasimi Honors Winners of Sharjah Award for Voluntary Work
Government | Thursday 2 March, 2017 1:30 pm
Under Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi The Award attracted 42 projects and 2732 voluntary contributions, and produced 13428 volunteering hours   Guided by the wise vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member ...
Makkah emir launches ‘New Taif City’ projects
Government | Thursday 2 March, 2017 9:38 am
Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, emir of Makkah and adviser to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, announced on Wednesday the beginning of the implementation phase of the ‘New Taif City’ projects.  These projects include Taif International Airport, Taif University, development of Souk...
Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation Pays Debts of 25 Families Valued at AED6.167 Million
Government | Wednesday 1 March, 2017 11:03 am
Initiative Aligns with UAE Year of Giving, Enhances Spirit of Social Solidarity    In line with the UAE Year of Giving, and in its sustained bid to support underprivileged segments of society including widows, Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) paid out the debts of 25...
King receives lifetime outstanding achievement award
Government | Wednesday 1 March, 2017 9:48 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman was conferred on Tuesday the honorary degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (Islamic service and moderation) and Lifetime Outstanding Achievement Award by the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) at a special convocation...
King stresses role of universities in empowering culture of dialogue
Government | Wednesday 1 March, 2017 8:57 am
Kuala Lumpur – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman said on Monday that universities should play their roles in strengthening national solidarity and empowering the culture of dialogue, tolerance and harmony. “This is important to realize peace and security at the...
No change in end of service benefits: Ministry
Government | Wednesday 1 March, 2017 8:04 am
The Ministry of Labor and Social Development denied on Tuesday rumors about changes made in the Labor Law pertaining to the end of service benefits for expatriate workers in the Kingdom. “There is no truth in reports being circulated that there has been an amendment in the Labor Law to the ...
Saudi Aramco to invest $7bn in Malaysia oil refinery
Government | Tuesday 28 February, 2017 2:59 pm
Saudi Aramco will invest $7 billion in a giant Malaysian oil refinery project, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Monday. The deal between Aramco and Malaysia’s Petronas for the $27 billion project will be signed on Tuesday, the prime minister said. “This is a huge investment and is...
Justice Ministry privatizing documentation process
Government | Tuesday 28 February, 2017 8:27 am
As part of a bid to privatize some of its services to the public, the Ministry of Justice has launched an e-service to issue licenses to individuals to become official documenters of legal matters. A source said the ministry announced that it has licensed 279 individuals to be documenters under...
11.8 million people have health insurance in KSA
Government | Tuesday 28 February, 2017 7:23 am
More than 11.8 million people, including 2.5 million Saudis, have health insurance coverage in the Kingdom, according to the secretary-general of the Council of Cooperative Health Insurance (CCHI). Muhammad Al-Husain pointed out that the CCHI is organizing and supervising the health insurance...
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