Friday, August 19

Saudi Bowling Team Wins Silver Medal in Arab Championships in Cairo

Cairo-- The Saudi bowling team (men) won today the silver medal in the Tenth Arab Bowling Championships, being hosted by the Arab Republic of Egypt during the period from 11 to 19 August, 2022.It is worth mentioning that the teams of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Jordan, Bahrain, Iraq, UAE, Oman, Yemen, and Egypt are participating in the Tenth Arab Championship for Men and the Sixth for Women.Source: Saudi Press Agency

OIC Expresses Solidarity with Algeria over Forest Fires

Jeddah-- The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has expressed its full solidarity with the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria in these difficult circumstances as a result of the forest fires.OIC Secretary General Hissein Brahim Taha expressed his sincere condolences and sympathy to the people and government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria over the fire and to the families of the victims.The General Secretariat reiterated its support for Algeria and expressed its confidence in the ability of the Algerian leadership to overcome this crisis.Source: Saudi Press Agency

KSrelief Launches Food Security Support Project for Syrian and Palestinian Refugees and Host Community in Jordan

Amman-- King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief), in cooperation with the Jordanian National Alliance to Combat Hunger and Malnutrition (Najma), launched a project to support the food security for Syrian and Palestinian refugees outside the camps and the host community in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for the year 2022.The project comes within the humanitarian and relief efforts provided by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the KSrelief, with the aim of helping refugee families and the most needy people in the host community, and contributing to improving their living conditions.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Minister of Islamic Affairs Patronizes Closing Ceremony to Honor Winners of Grand Competition for Memorizing Holy Quran in Thailand

Bangkok-- Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh patronized the closing ceremony to honor the winners of the grand competition for the memorization of the Holy Quran in the Kingdom of Thailand, which was organized by the Ministry in cooperation with the office of Sheikh Al Islam and the Central Islamic Council in Bangkok, with participation of more than 3,000 male and female contestants.In his speech which was delivered via video conference at the beginning of the ceremony, Dr. Al Al-Sheikh stressed that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH the Crown Prince, is keen to serve Islam and Muslims, and to take care of the Holy Quran to motivate...

KSrelief Provides Treatment Services to 502 Beneficiaries in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen during One Week

Hajjah-- The mobile medical clinics of King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) provided its services to the beneficiaries in Abs District, Hajjah Governorate, Yemen.During the period from 27 July to 2 August 2022, the clinics received 502 people with various health conditions, and provided them with the necessary medical services.The clinics also provided 251 individuals with medications.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Taif University Strengthens Local & Int’l Position According to Shanghai Ranking 2022

Taif-- Taif University has strengthened its local and international position based on Shanghai World University Ranking 2022, by achieving the 413th globally and 4th at the level of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's universities, as the number of research published by university researchers in international scientific journals has reached more than 4,500 research papers.Moreover, the Taif University confirmed that Shanghai Ranking aims to focus on the best scientific research outputs and highly qualified researchers, in addition to the distinguished international research cooperation that the university worked on with several universities and international research centers, which positively reflected on the quality of scientific research and the transfer of knowledge and expertise.Accomplishin...