Tuesday, 11 Aug 2020

Category: General

GOP: Re-nomination of Trump to be held in private

WASHINGTON, The vote to re-nominate President Donald Trump is set to be conducted in private later this month, without members of the press present, a spokeswoman for the Republican National Convention said, citing the coronavirus. While Trump called off the public components of the convention in Florida last month, citing spiking cases of the virus […]

Mexico No. 3 in Virus Deaths; Storm Could Hinder US Response

Mexico now has the third most COVID-19 deaths in the world, behind Brazil and the United States, where a hurricane bearing down on the East Coast on Saturday is threatening to complicate efforts to contain the virus. Hurricane Isaias’ imminent arrival forced the closure of some outdoor testing sites even though Florida has become a […]

Bahraini Crown Prince Praises KSA’s Efforts in Organizing this Year’s Hajj

Manama, Bahrain’s Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa praised the efforts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, on organizing this year’s Hajj, according to the precautionary and preventive measures, which contributed […]

King of Bahrain Congratulates Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques on Hajj Success

Manama, King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain expressed sincere congratulations to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, on the precise and successful organization of this year’s Hajj, held amid exceptional circumstances resulting from the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), stressing that this successful organization reflects the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s […]

Vietnam’s Danang to test entire population as outbreak spreads beyond city

HANOI, Vietnam’s coastal city of Danang plans to test its entire population of 1.1 million people for coronavirus infection, the governing authorities said on Saturday, as 40 new cases linked to the tourist hot spot were reported across the country, taking total infections to 586, with three deaths. Most of the new cases are linked […]

KSrelief Continues Implementing Water and Sanitation Projects in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen

Hajjah, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) continued the implementation of the water and environmental sanitation project in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen. During the period from 16 to 22 July 2020, 245,600 liters of drinking water and 368,400 liters of non-drinking water were pumped into tanks, benefiting 6,320 people.   Source: Saudi Press Agency

MWL Lauds Outstanding Success of Hajj 2020

Makkah The Muslim World League (MWL) praised the distinguished success of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s 2020 Hajj plan which dealt with high efficiency with the exceptional circumstances of the coronavirus pandemic, as it was keen to organize Hajj ritual while fully maintaining the highest standards of health safety among the pilgrims. The League affirmed […]

HRH the Crown Prince receives phone call from King of Bahrain

Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received a phone call from King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of Bahrain, congratulating him on the blessed Eid Al-Adha and the recovery of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin […]

HRH the Crown Prince receives phone call from Deputy Emir of Kuwait

Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received a phone call from Kuwait’s Deputy Amir and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah congratulating him on the blessed Eid Al-Adha and the recovery of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King […]

HRH the Crown Prince receives phone call from President of Djibouti

Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received a phone call from President of the Republic of Djibouti Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, congratulating him on the blessed Eid Al-Adha. HRH the Crown Prince exchanged with the President of the Republic of Djibouti congratulations […]