Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Citizens get wider access to king  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab News - 01/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Arab News) The royal court has launched a website to accept complaints against government departments and receive applications for medical assistance. according to a senior official the website was set up on the directives of custodian of the two holy mosques king abdullah.

khaled al-tuwaijri head of the royal court and private secretary of king abdullah said the website was launched on wednesday morning with the aim of facilitating contacts between the royal court and the citizens.

according to a statement posted on the website king abdullah wants to ensure that all saudi citizens receive the state's services.

'people will be able to inform the king about any shortcomings in the services offered by government agencies and to take suitable action for the benefit of all citizens."

saudis have wholeheartedly welcomed the royal court's new move as an excellent and strategic step and hoped their complaints and requests would reach the king without red tape.

'the strategic move by the royal court is a landmark in the kingdom's history" said abdelelah saaty dean of the college of business in rabigh while commending the initiative.

'al-tuwaijri wanted to open up communication channels with citizens and this step will have a tremendous impact on services being extended by the various government departments" saaty told arab news.

'the new website will contribute to citizens' voices reaching the country's top leadership" he added.

saaty said he considered it part of king abdullah's social and political reforms. 'king abdullah has always wanted to establish close contacts with citizens. we have seen him interacting with citizens during his visit to a jeddah mall. the website will help him to know the real needs of citizens."

badr almotawa a political analyst said the website would help citizens to have closer interaction with the king and present him their applications and complaints directly without any mediator.

'king abdullah has won the hearts of citizens through his various welfare programs" he told arab news. he considered the website a valuable gift to citizens on the ninth anniversary of the king's accession to the throne.

almotawa also noted the tremendous progress achieved by electronic services in the kingdom. 'our e-government services are one of the best in the world." he hoped the website would contribute to promoting justice in the country.

the website can be accessed by logging on to tawasol.royalcourt.gov.sa.


 


Arab News




  MENA News Headlines
 Jun 3 2015 - Palestinian Farmer Injured By Israeli Army Fire in GazaQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) Israeli soldiers opened fire, on Wednesday morning, on a number of Palestinian farmers in their own lands, east of Khuza’a town, east of the southern Gaza Strip city of Khan ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Ashrawi Calls for Just Solution to Palestine Refugees PlightQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) PLO executive committee member Hanan Ashrawi affirmed the necessity that the Palestinian people should exercise their inalienable rights , including a just solution to the plight of ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Cabinet appoints Jabbour TRC president, Jawarneh as envoy to UzbekistanJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) A cabinet session chaired by Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour, Wednesday decided to appoint Ghazi Jabbour as president of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Armed Forces General Command starts implementation of recruitment programJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) The General Command of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army started the implementation of His Majesty King Abdullah II's directives on Fursan Al Mustaqbal (Knighs of the ...

 Jun 3 2015 - 136 Syrian refugees cross into KingdomJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Jordan Armed Forces' border guards received 136 Syrian refugees in the last 72 hours, a source at the General Command of the Armed Forces reported on Wednesday.The new ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Gov't Spokesperson to hold press conference todayJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Minister of State for Media Affairs and Government Spokesperson, Mohammad Momani, will hold a press conference today at 4 pm at the Prime Ministry. ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Dana Gas, BP sign participation agreementDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Dana Gas and British Petroleum (BP) signed a participation agreement, where BP will conduct the drilling of a first exploration well in the El-Matariya onshore Concession ...

 Jun 3 2015 - 1m tonne increase in Egyptian wheat production: Grain Industry ChamberDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The decline in imported wheat this year came as a result of the abundant supply of wheat by farmers compared to the last year, according to Tarek Hassanein, head of the ...

 Jun 3 2015 - Arabian Cement's net profit declines 52% despite 11% revenue increaseDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Leading cement producer Arabian Cement recorded an 11% increase in revenues of EGP 585m, during the first quarter (Q1)of 2015, compared to the same quarter last year. ...

 Jun 3 2015 - COMESA activation promotes Egyptian pharmaceutical exports to Africa: El-EzabiDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Activating the three African economic blocs will develop and promote Egyptian pharmaceutical exports to Africa, according to Ahmed El-Ezabi, Head of the Pharmaceutical ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help