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Saudi medical staff leave the emergency department at a hospital in the center of the Saudi capital Riyadh on April 8, 2014.
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Al Hilal Takaful, an affiliate of Al Hilal Bank, has joined a global gathering of 'Takaful' leaders, experts and decision-makers to discuss the challenges, potentials and future of Islamic insurance at the 9th World Takaful Conference which began on Monday, April 14, 2014 and runs until April 15, 2014 at the Dusit Thani Dubai hotel.
Officials in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia categorically denied on Tuesday claims by Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman that Jerusalem was forging ties with governments in the Gulf states.
Recently, cordial relations between Islamabad and Riyadh were much discussed by the domestic media in Pakistan.
NEW England MP Barnaby Joyce has controversially flagged relaxing rules governing live animal exports in a bid to gain access to the lucrative Saudi Arabian market.
File - In this undated picture released on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, and posted on the Facebook page of a militant group, a member of Mujahidin, who fight with Syrian rebels groups against the Syrian government forces, poses for a picture standing next to a missile at an unknown place in Syria.
Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant American-built armaments in the country's civil war.
Saudi Arabia, rattled by regional turmoil that has destabilized the Middle East, is intensifying a crackdown on domestic dissent, raising fears that a more open space for public debate that emerged in recent years is under threat.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/15-Apr-2014/pia-refutes-news-appeared-in-media-regarding-plane-land For news details Read on : PIA refutes news appeared in media regarding plane land Karachi- PIA refutes a news item appearing in section of Media regarding PIA plane lands at wrong airport in Saudi Arabia.
The government of Saudi Arabia is trying to reassure its citizens that the most recent outbreak of a respiratory virus isn't a cause for alarm following 16 new cases, including two deaths, reported in the last nine days.
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal on Tuesday said the "grave news" that President Bashar al-Assad 's forces had carried out two poison gas attacks last week was a challenge to "international will".
Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud bin al-Faisal drinks water during a joint press conference with his Algerian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra following their meeting in Riyadh, on April 15, 2014.
Current desalination techniques are typically very energy intensive: energy consumption can account for up to 70 per cent of the desalination costs GE ecomagination and Aramco Entrepreneurship, today launched an open global technology challenge to accelerate the development of solutions focused on improving energy efficiency of seawater ... (more)
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The head of Saudi Arabia's religious police called Monday for tougher measures against blackmailers of women in the kingdom and noted the rising number of cases of the crime on the internet Al Arabiya reported.
Dr. Salah Al- Mazroa, Deputy Minister of Health for Engineering Affairs and Supply for Saudi Arabia, underlined the importance of the Saudi Health Exhibition & Conference as an ideal platform to exchange expertise and learn about the latest products, technologies and international trends in the healthcare industry; further highlighting the pivotal ... (more)
The Saudi food, hotel & hospitality Arabia Fair 2014 was inaugurated by the Director General for Agriculture Affairs of Makkah Al Mukarramah Region Hassan bin Obaid Sangoof, in the presence of Arab and International Consul Generals and dignitaries, highlighting the importance and stature of the Saudi Arabia's biggest annual food and hospitality ... (more)