|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - 89,000 visas granted to licensed recruiting firms ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Labor Minister Adel Fakeih said that more than 89,000 visas have been granted to licensed recruiting firms, of which 25,998 are for domestic workers.
Fakeih made the posting on ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Filipinos donate generously to typhoon victims ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Association of Filipino Workers in Qassim has donated SR15,570 for the victims of super typhoon Yolanda which hit Eastern Visayas in the Philippines on Nov. 8.
"The amount ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - 'Conference on private sector was a big hit' ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Abdullah Al-Mobty, president of the Council of Saudi Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CSCCI), lauded the organizers of the Private Sector Middle East Conference (PSMEC) on ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - MoH plans 100 new health facilites ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Health is planning to build 100 new hospitals and health centers in the next 4 to 5 years, according to Mourad El-Mourad, senior adviser at the General ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi Commission for Jubail, Yanbu opens doors to new investments ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu (RCJY) calls businessmen on investing in Yanbu city in an organized workshop in Makkah, according to Arab News.
The investment opportunities by ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Indian CG underlines role of volunteers ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The number of Indian nationals inside the deportation center (Tarheel) at the end of the amnesty period on Nov. 3 was only 410. Of them, nearly 300 have got final exit visas and ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Construction of four new reform centers for prisoners approved ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Directorate of Prisons (DP) has given the green signal for the construction of four new reform centers in the cities of Riyadh, Jeddah, Taif, and Dammam at a cost of SR5.2 ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Drunken man arrested with Captagon tablets ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Police arrested a drunken man whose criminal acts included ramming his pickup van into a police patrol car and carrying narcotic substances.
"During the chase to apprehend the ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Qur'an teacher lauds KSA for excellent service to Islam ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A renowned Pakistani Qur'an teacher has praised the Kingdom for its extensive promotion of the holy book.
Qari Syed Sadaqat Ali, who is here on Umrah, is considered a pioneer of ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Firms offer English language courses for Saudi employees ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) With the Saudi economy growing, companies in the Kingdom have realized that proficiency in the English language is one of the best ways to communicate with the world.
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Expert alarmed at 'dangerous' rise in number of traffic accident victims ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) An expert has warned that the figure for road accident fatalities in the Kingdom is dangerously high and can be compared to the number of victims in war-torn countries.
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Sea pollution threatens livelihood of fishermen ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Many fishermen here say that extensive pollution of the Jeddah coastline has forced them to ply their trade in other areas of the Kingdom's coastline including Al-Laith, Yanbu ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Car rental companies face tough action for blocking parking space ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Car rental companies have incurred the wrath of the civic authorities who are taking action against dealers using the space in front of their outlets to park cars causing ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Makkah governor says workers must excel in public service ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The government is determined to ensure all government employees provide quality public services for citizens, expatriates and pilgrims, said Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - 4 Europeans rescued from Empty Quarter ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Four people out for a desert picnic in the Sultanate of Oman suddenly found themselves stranded in Saudi territory.
The two men and two women, of Romanian and Italian ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Riyadh Dry Port to expand capacity to 1 m containers ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The Riyadh Dry Port plans to expand its handling capacity to reach 1 million containers annually to cover the volume of business and economic activities in Saudi Arabia, according to Arab ...|
|Dec 11 2013||'Heritage studies needed to record rich Saudi history' ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Kingdom needs to introduce studies at higher education institutions to ensure the country adequately documents its rich history including the expansions of the two holy ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - Economic progress in focus at Riyadh forum ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Riyadh Economic Forum (REF), which enjoys international attention because of its high-level of participation and discussion on important research papers on the growing economy of ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Saudi - LuLu holds seafood festival ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) LuLu Hypermarket is organizing a seafood festival in Riyadh and Dammam.
Hussain Hiji Nadery, director general, Department of Marine Fisheries, Saudi Arabia, will open the ...|
|Dec 11 2013||Dubai hosting conference on court excellence in changing world ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Dubai is currently hosting a conference on the 'Court Excellence in a Changing World.'
The event provides an excellent opportunity for judicial organizations in the Middle East ...|