Wednesday, 26 Jan 2022

Category: General

KSrelief Distributes More Than 12 Tons of Food Baskets in Khartoum State, Sudan

Khartoum, The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed, here yesterday, 12 tons and 250 kilograms of food baskets to those affected by the floods and needy families, benefiting 2,100 individuals. This falls within the framework of the humanitarian aid provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the KSrelief, to support […]

GCC, EU Hold 4th Trade and Investment Dialogue

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for Arab States and the European Union (EU) launched yesterday the 4th Trade and Investment Dialogue at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss the new developments in trade and investment exchange between the two sides, in light of ongoing efforts to tackle the (Covid-19) pandemic and its […]

GCC Welcomes UN Security Council’s Statement Condemning Houthi Terrorist Militia’s Attacks on UAE Facilities

Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for Arab States Dr. Naif Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf welcomed the statement issued by the United Nations Security Council unanimously today, which condemned the Houthi militia terrorist attacks on facilities in the United Arab Emirates, which took place last Monday. Dr. Al-Hajraf said that the issuance of this statement […]

HRH Crown Prince Receives Russia’s Special Presidential Envoy for Syrian Settlement

Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received today in Riyadh Russia’s Special Presidential Envoy for Syrian Settlement Alexander Lavrentiev. Russia’s Envoy conveyed the greetings of President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation to His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman […]

UNICEF Gulf Praises Saudi Arabia’s Decision to Resume In-Class Education for Kindergartens, Elementary Stages

Riyadh, UNICEF Gulf Deputy Representative Jumana Haj Ahmad has praised the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s decision to resume in-class education for the kindergarten and elementary stages, stressing that it is an important step for children, especially that schools should be the last to close and the first to reopen during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The […]

Oil prices hover around 2014 highs, supported by supply concerns

Singapore, Oil steadied on Thursday, clawing back losses earlier in the session, as strong demand and short-term supply disruptions continue to support prices close to their highest levels since late 2014.   Brent crude futures fell 17 cents, or 0.2%, to $88.27 a barrel, as of 04:18 GMT, having dropped more than $1 earlier in […]

Covid-19: Over 300 mln cases confirmed all over world, WHO says

GENEVA, The COVID-19 total caseload all over the world has surpassed 330 mln, while the death toll has reached 5.55 mln, the World Health Organization (WHO) stated. According to the latest data, as many as 332,617,707 people were infected with COVID-19 and some 5,551,314 others died. The COVID-19 incidence rose by 3,156,986 in the last […]

Teen Pilot Youngest Woman to Solo Circumnavigate Globe

Teenage pilot Zara Rutherford landed in Kortrijk, Belgium, Thursday to officially become the youngest woman to fly around the world solo. The Belgian British 19-year-old landed her single-seat Shark ultralight aircraft to cheers and honking horns from a crowd that had gathered to welcome her home. Rutherford originally embarked from Kortrijk on August 18, 2021 […]

Reporter Kidnapped, Beaten in Northeast Syria

WASHINGTON — Tuesday started like any other day for Jindar Barakat. The reporter, who works part time at a currency exchange, was opening up the store in the northeastern Syrian city of Al-Hasakah.But instead of customers, masked men in military unifor…