Saturday, 6 Mar 2021

Day: January 24, 2021

India Launches ‘Neighborly Vaccine Diplomacy’

NEW DELHI – In an unusual diplomatic initiative, India has donated millions of doses of the British-developed AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine being produced in the country to neighboring South Asian nations. The “vaccine diplomacy” aims to raise New Delhi’s global profile and push back against China, which has been expanding its influence in South Asia, analysts […]

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index Ends Trading Lower, at 8,829.52 Points

Riyadh, Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading lower here today, losing 46.97 points to close, at 8,829.52 points. The total value of the trading reported was 5.7 billion, while the toll of shares traded was more than 185 million, divided into over 265,000 deals. The Saudi Parallel Equity Market Index (NOMU) ended the day […]

Health Ministry Spokesman: 186 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Official Spokesman of the Ministry of Health Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdulaali said in a press conference today that 186 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; thus bringing the total number to 366,371 confirmed cases, including 2,080 active cases receiving necessary medical care. Of these, there […]

IMCTC Secretary General Receives Representatives of Maldives

Riyadh, Acting Secretary General of Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) Maj. Gen. Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Moghedi received here today representatives of the Republic of Maldives who recently joined the group of representatives of the Islamic coalition countries, bringing the number of Islamic countries who delegated their representatives to the group to 25. The IMCTC […]

Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets Executive Director of IISS

Manama, Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani met here today with Sir Tom Beckett, Executive Director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies in the Middle East (IISS). During the meeting, they discussed aspects of joint cooperation between the two sides in the field of organizing conferences and forums, with reference […]

WHO Offers 300 Tablets to Jordanian Health Ministry

Amman, The World Health Organization (WHO) has provided Jordan’s ministry of health with 300 tablets to support the Jordanian governmental COVID19 National Immunization Electronic Data System. The tablet devices are donated as part of the European Union fund through EU Regional Trust Fund Health Emergency Project, according to a WHO press statement issued today.   […]

Under Chairmanship of HRH Crown Prince, Public Investment Fund Approves Fund’s Five-Year Strategy

Riyadh, Under the Chairmanship of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Council of Economic Affairs and Development, the Board of Directors of the Public Investment Fund approved the Fund’s five-year strategy. HRH the Crown Prince said that the new strategy represents a major […]

More than 7000 Have Visited Anti-Smoking Clinics in Arar, Saudi Arabia

Arar, Saudi Arabia, The Anti-Smoking Program in Arar, which is affiliated to the General Directorate of Health Affairs in the Northern Borders Region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has provided preventive and therapeutic services for 7,380 people willing to quit smoking, it was reported here today. The Anti-Smoking Clinics, an initiative of the ministry […]

Middle East: SYSTRAN and EJADA entered into a strategic partnership

This agreement reflects SYSTRAN’s commitment to expand its activities in this dynamic geographical area by partnering with a key local player. PARIS, Jan. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — SYSTRAN, the leader in neural automated translation technology, announces that EJADA, one of the leading digital services companies in the Middle East, has chosen its AI-based Natural Language Processing solutions […]

الشرق الأوسط: سيستران وإجادة تدخلان في شراكة استراتيجية

هذا الاتفاق يعكس التزام سيستران بتوسيع أنشطتها في هذه المنطقة الجغرافية الديناميكية عن طريق الشراكة مع لاعب محلي رئيسي. باريس, 24 كانون الثاني/يناير، 2021 / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت شركة سيستران، الشركة الرائدة في تكنولوجيا الترجمة الآلية العصبية أن شركة إجادة، إحدى الشركات الرائدة في مجال الخدمات الرقمية في الشرق الأوسط، قد اختارت حلولها […]