Quotes: US 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.


 






  MENA News Headlines
 Jul 31 2014 - Air Algerie's plane crashesMENAFN
(MENAFN) A senior official said that the Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali last week appears to have plummeted to the ground from an altitude of 10,000 meters in just a few minutes after flying ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Dubai's Damac eyes listing shares in Dubai bourseMENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai luxury property developer Damac is trying to attract investors to invest in converting its Global Depositary Receipts (GDRs), listed on the London bourse, into ordinary shares that ...

 Jul 31 2014 - 'Nearly 100 casualties' in Xinjiang violenceArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) IJING: A clash in Xinjiang home to China's mostly Muslim Uighur minority left nearly 100 people dead or wounded an exile group said Wednesday after what authorities called a ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Aquino seeks to quash rumors of military coupArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) NILA: Philippine President Benigno Aquino sought Wednesday to quash rumors that a coup is being plotted against him with his spokesman insisting he had the military's full ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Kerry in New Delhi to reboot ties with ModiArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) W DELHI: US Secretary of State John Kerry flew into India on Wednesday for ice-breaking talks with new Prime Minister Narendra Modi forecasting a transformation in Washington's ...

 Jul 31 2014 - UK bankers' bonus: Tough rules on wayArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) NDON: British banks will be able to claw back employee bonuses up to seven years later if the recipient is found guilty of serious recklessness the Bank of England ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Amazon to invest 2bn to expand in IndiaArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) MBAI: The world's largest online retailer is facing off in India against a new name in e-commerce that was founded by former Amazon employees.Amazon.com Inc. said it will invest ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Mobily Wajid offers free lines to family membersArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Bily continues to provide its extraordinary offer to the new subscribers of Wajid that provides discounts and privileges to all family members.The new Wajid Extra and Plus ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Wife of BIS official dies in road crashArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) E wife of a member of the governing board at the Bangladesh International School (BIS) in Jeddah was killed in a road accident on Tuesday the second day of Eid Al-Fitr.Nasima ...

 Jul 31 2014 - Indian Eid program toned down in solidarity with GazansArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Extensive yearly Indian community Eid program was reduced to a simple get-together ceremony on Monday night in solidarity with the victims of Gaza.Indian expatriates condemned ...

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

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

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
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

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


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help