Friday, 30 Sep 2022

Category: General

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index Ends Trading Higher at 11,017 Points

Riyadh– Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading higher here today, gaining 108.20 points to close at 11,017.38 points. The total value of the trading reported was SAR 6 billion, while the toll of shares traded was 161 million, divided into over 380,000 deals. The Saudi Parallel Market Index (NOMU) ended the day gaining 10.31 […]

Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Chairs Meeting of the GCC Labor Ministers’ Committee

Riyadh– Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Eng. Ahmed bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi chaired the meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Labor Ministers’ Committee, which kicked off today in Riyadh for two days, in the presence of the GCC Secretary-General, Dr. Nayef bin Falah Al-Hajraf, and several officials In his speech at the meeting, […]

Saline Water Conversion Corporation Enhances Uses of Renewable Energy in its Systems, Starts Using Solar Panels on Water Surfaces

Riyadh– The Saline Water Conversion Corporation has announced implementing a project of photovoltaic solar cells systems (PV), including parts on water surfaces with a generation capacity of 110 megawatts, which aims at enhancing applications of renewable energy in the desalination industry and reducing energy consumption used from the grid to less than 2.16 kilowatts for […]

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index Ends Trading Lower at 10,909.18 Points

Riyadh– Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading lower here today, losing 252.20 points to close at 10,909.18 points. The total value of the trading reported was SAR 6.8 billion, while the toll of shares traded was over 172 million, divided into over 410,000 deals. The Saudi Parallel Market Index (NOMU) ended the day losing […]

KSrelief’s Masam Project Dismantles 763 Mines in Yemen During One Week

Riyadh– King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) Project (Masam) for clearing mines in Yemen, dismantled, during the fourth week of September 2022, a total of 763 mines planted by the Houthi militia across Yemen, including 93 anti-personnel mines, 335 anti-tank mines, 333 unexploded ordnance and 2 explosive devices. Since the beginning of the […]

OIC Condemns Brutal Attack Against a Mosque in Nigeria

Jeddah– The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the brutal attack by an armed group against a mosque, in Zamfara State, Northwest of Nigeria, on Friday 24 September 2022, killing at least 15 people. OIC Secretary-General Hissein Brahim Taha reaffirmed that the OIC stands in solidarity with Nigeria in its fight against banditry, extremism and […]

KSrelief Distributes 300 Food Baskets to Refugees and Host Community in Lebanon

Beirut– King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) distributed on Saturday 300 food baskets in Lebanon, benefiting 300 people from different nationalities. This comes within the KSrelief’s project to support food security for Palestinian and Syrian refugees and the host community in Lebanon.       Source: Saudi Press Agency

President of Naif University Inaugurates 23rd INTERPOL Police Training Symposium

Riyadh– President of Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS) Dr. Abdulmajeed bin Abdullah Al-Banyan, inaugurated at the university’s headquarters in Riyadh today, 23rd INTERPOL Police Training Symposium to train police personnel, which is hosted by the NAUSS Under the theme of Law Enforcement Training for a Post-Pandemic World, with the participation of experts and […]

Energy Minister Patronizes Ceremony of Raising Kingdom’s Flag to Board of Countries Contributing to the IAEA’s Initiative

Riyadh– Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Energy and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Commission (NRRC), has patronized the ceremony of raising the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s flag to the board of countries contributing to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) initiative to modernize Seibersdorf laboratories […]

Saudi Arabia Announces Floating Five Projects to Produce Electricity with Use of Renewable Energy with Total Capacity of 3,300mw

Riyadh– The Saudi Power Procurement Company (Principal Buyer) has announced floating five new projects to produce electricity with the use of renewable energy, as part of the fourth phase of Saudi Arabia’s National Renewable Energy Program’s projects, which is supervised by the Ministry of Energy. These projects, whose total capacity reaches 3,300 megawatts (mw), include […]