Author: Asif Ali

The Global AI Summit began its work under the slogan: “AI for the Good of Humanity”

The Global AI Summit began its work on Wednesday under the slogan: “AI for the Good of Humanity.” under the patronage of Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy prime
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Umrah companies prepare for the third phase of Umrah

A total of 531 Umrah companies and establishments are gearing up to receive pilgrims from abroad during the third phase of the gradual resumption of the Umrah service and
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Saudia resumes international flights to 20 destinations

Saudia airline has resumed international flights to 20 destinations in the Middle East, Asia and Europe, after seven months of travel disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The national
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Saudi Arabia announce second phase of opening Umrah from October 18

The Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah announced on Tuesday that around 250,000 domestic pilgrims would be allowed to perform Umrah in the second phase of the gradual resumption
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NCB and Samba announce merger to form Arab world’s third largest Lender

Saudi Arabia’s National Commercial Bank (NCB) and Samba Financial Group have signed a binding merger  agreement to create a combined entity with SAR 837 billion ($223 billion) in assets.
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Saudi – GACA: Flight procedures enhances safety of air navigation

Pilots and crew uses procedures, information, and air navigational devices while flying an airplane. The pilot follows all these procedures and is keen to implement them with the aim
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Communications and Information Technology professions in Private sectors to be nationalized

Saudi Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed bin Sulaiman Al-Rajhi on Monday announced a decision to localize the communication and information technology professions to create 9,000 jobs
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Riyadh Virtually hosts G20 Interfaith Forum on religious values on Oct. 13 – 17, 2020

Riyadh to virtually host the 7th G20 Religious Values Forum (Interfaith 7) from 13 -17 October 2020 which lasts for five days with the participation of more than 500
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Automatic response service activated in 10 languages to serve pilgrims

Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance, Chairman of the Supreme Committee for the Ministry’s Work on Hajj and Umrah Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif Al-Sheikh, directed on Saturday to operate
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G20 Sherpas discuss the leaders’ declaration

The Third G20 Sherpa meeting was held virtually on September 29-30, 2020, under the Saudi G20 Presidency, with participation from all G20 members, invited countries, and international organizations. The
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