Saturday, 24 Oct 2020

Day: September 12, 2020

KSrelief Distributes More 44 Tons of Food Baskets in Saada Governorate, Yemen

Saada, The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief), in cooperation with the Al-Khair Coalition for Humanitarian Relief, distributed here yesterday 44 tons and 400 kilograms of food baskets, benefiting 1,800 displaced people. This comes within the food security projects implemented by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the KSrelief, in Yemen in […]

Health Ministry: 903 New COVID-19 Recoveries, Reported Cases under 700, in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health announced in a statement here today that 643 new confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 325,050 cases, including 18,974 active cases undergoing treatment. Of these, there are 1,343 critical cases, while the health condition of […]

Islamic Universities League to Hold Virtual Int’l Conference to Enhance its Role in Serving Society

Cairo, The League of Islamic Universities is set to hold on Sunday a virtual international conference that discusses the role of the universities, in serving their societies, and consolidating values. Muslim World League will participate and sponsor this conference, in addition to contributions from the Egyptian Ministry of Endowments, Al-Azhar University, Alexandria University, Institute of […]

Nasdaq fell in another volatile session

New York, The Nasdaq fell in another volatile session Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 131.06, or 0.5 percent, to 27,665.64. The broader S&P 500 was little changed, rising 1.78 to 3,340.97. The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index fell 66.05, or 0.6 percent, to 10,853.55.   Source: Saudi Press Agency

KSrelief Distributes Shelter Materials to the Displaced, in Marib, Yemen

Marib, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed here today, in cooperation with Benevolence Coalition for Humanitarian Relief, shelter materials to the displaced, in Marib Governorate, Yemen. The aid included 27 tents, 126 blankets, 54 rugs and 27 shelters bags, benefiting 156 people. This aid comes within the framework of the humanitarian and […]

French Daily COVID-19 Cases Hit New Record at 10,561

Paris, French health authorities today, on Saturday reported 10,561 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, a new daily record as the number topped 10,000 for the first time, according to Reuters. A previous record of 9,843 new infections had been reported on Thursday.   Source: Saudi Press Agency

2.4 Magnitude Quake Hits Southeastern Region

Seoul, 2.4 magnitude earthquake hit the southeastern county of Chilgok today, on Saturday, Yonhap cited the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) as saying. The quake occurred at 1:31 p.m., 4 kilometers north of Chilgok of North Gyeongsang Province, at a depth of 15 km, according to the KMA. Chilgok is located some 280 km southeast of […]

Minority Report: Arab News’ in-depth look at Lebanon’s Jewish Community

– A once-thriving community with roots dating back hundreds of years, they are now a silent and forgotten minority – Arab News tracked down Lebanese Jews in the diaspora to talk to them about their memories of a lost ‘paradise’ RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Sept. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As Gulf countries embrace more faiths in a growing climate of tolerance, Arab News, Saudi Arabia’s leading English language daily, takes on the topic of Lebanon’s Jewish community as part of a new series called Minority Report. The long-form multimedia story, to be published online in French and English on Sept. 12, includes video interviews with members of the community and graphics showing when and where they settled, shining a light on this silent and forgotten minority. “As the voice of a changing region, Arab News takes on topics that were once taboo in the region,” said Faisal J. Abbas, the Editor-in-Chief of Arab News. “This is a story that deserves to be told, and we hope that it promotes a dialogue between Arabs and Jews. We may have our differences, but we also have similarities.” Arab News’ New York correspondent Ephrem Kossaify (fiephremkossaify) stumbled into the story in a store in Brooklyn’s Gravesend neighborhood, where the signs were in Hebrew but […]

‫آي تشونغتشينغ: معرض الصين الذكي عبر الإنترنت 2020 يفتح في تشونغتشينغ

تشونغتشينغ، الصين، 11 سبتمبر 2020 / بي آر نيوز وير / – سيعقد معرض الصين الذكي عبر الإنترنت 2020 (SCE OL) لضمان الوقاية من الأوبئة ومكافحتها وذلك في الفترة من 15 إلى 17 سبتمبر الجاري، وتقديمه من خلال عقد سلسلة من الاجتماعات على مستوى القمة والمعارض، المسابقات والمنتديات والنشرات. تُعد وزارة التجارة والصناعة السنغافورية (MTII) إحدى […]