12 Jumada I 1444 - 5 December 2022
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Saudi Arabia confers Order of King Abdulaziz on Pakistan’s military chief
Government | Sunday 26 June, 2022 9:20 am
Saudi Arabia has conferred on Pakistan’s chief of army staff the Order of King Abdulaziz, an order of merit named after the Kingdom's founder, state media said on Sunday. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, implementing King Salman's order, decorated Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa the King...
Hamdan bin Mohammed appoints Mishal Abdulkarim Julfar as Executive Director of Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services
Government | Saturday 25 June, 2022 2:08 pm
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, issued Executive Council Resolution No. (33) of 2022 appointing Mishal Abdulkarim Julfar as Executive Director of Dubai Corporation For Ambulance Services. The...
Dubai Customs honors winner of Paralympic Shooting World Cup
Government | Friday 24 June, 2022 12:57 pm
His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs and CEO of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, honored Aisha Al Muhairi, a Dubai Customs employee, for winning the gold medal in the first Paralympic Shooting World Cup competition.  The Emirati Paralympic...
Al Tayer signs MoU with Queensland’s Department of Transport and Main Roads
Government | Thursday 23 June, 2022 10:09 am
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Transport and Main Roads, Queensland, Australia to boost bilateral relations in the interest of both parties. The MoU provides for sharing expertise and technical consultancies in...
Saudi Hajj field teams can speak 13 languages
Government | Sunday 19 June, 2022 9:53 am
The General Directorate of Passports’ field teams for this year’s Hajj can communicate with pilgrims in 13 languages, including English, Spanish, Indonesian, Japanese, Persian, Urdu, Turkish, Portuguese, and Bangladeshi. The field teams have been deployed at Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz...
Saudi intellectual property authority opens written work protection
Government | Friday 17 June, 2022 11:13 am
The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property (SAIP) has announced an optional registration for written works, including computer software and applications, architectural, technical and applied artistic works, photographic and graphic works, and 3D topographic works. The intellectual property...
Saudi crown prince, Malaysian defense minister discuss enhancing defense
Government | Friday 17 June, 2022 11:09 am
Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman held a meeting on Thursday with Malaysia’s defense minister Hishammuddin bin Hussein, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The pair discussed enhancing bilateral relations in all fields, especially defense. Senior Saudi and Malaysian civil...
Saudi, US envoys to Yemen discuss ceasefire, decrepit tanker
Government | Wednesday 15 June, 2022 4:31 pm
Saudi ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Al Jaber and his US counterpart Steven Fagin held a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the storage vessel FSO Safer, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The pair stressed the importance of maintaining the decrepit tanker as soon as possible, which is a...
Saudi minister, OECD chief discuss enhancing ties
Government | Monday 13 June, 2022 12:24 pm
Saudi Arabia's Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed Al-Rajhi met  Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Mathias Cormann during his visit to Paris. The Saudi minister participated in the ministerial meeting of OECD Working and...
Government | Monday 13 June, 2022 12:05 pm
The Board of Directors of the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) held its second meeting for the year 2022, chaired by His Excellency Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, the Chairman of the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, in the presence of His Excellency Abdulla Bin Damithan, Vice...