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Lebanon gets Interpol notice for Ghosn arrest

Lebanon gets Interpol notice for Ghosn arrest

Judicial
Published by Al-ArabyLebanon has received an Interpol red notice for the arrest of ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn at France's request, but it is unlikely to extradite him, a court official said Thursday. "Prosecutor Ghassan Oueidat has received from Interpol a red notice... against Ghosn based on an international arrest warrant issued by France" last month, the official told AFP. The prosecutor "will set, within the coming days, and perhaps early next week, a date to summon and question Ghosn," said the official who spoke on condition of anonymity. Interpol notices, which are not international arrest warrants, ask au... (more…)

President of Somalia Receives Saudi Ambassador

Politics
Mogadishu, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of the Federal Republic of Somalia has received the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to Somalia, Ahmed bin Mohammed Saleh Al-Mawlid.During the meeting, Ambassador Al-Mawlid conveyed the congratulations and greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister to the president on the occasion of his election as President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, and their wishes for his success and for the people of Somalia more development, security and stability.Source: Saudi Press Agency

President of Rwanda Receives Advisor Ahmed Qattan

Politics
Kigali-- President Paul Kagame of the Republic of Rwanda, received here today the Advisor at the Royal Court Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Qattan, and the accompanying delegation.During the reception, Qattan conveyed the greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, and their best wishes for progress and prosperity to the government and people of the friendly Republic of Rwanda.In turn, President Kagame requested Qattan to convey his greetings and appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, and the government and people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.President Kagame expressed his aspirati...

President of Burundi Receives Advisor Ahmed Qattan

Politics
Gitega-- President Evariste Ndayishimiye of the Republic of Burundi, received here today, the Advisor at the Royal Court, Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Qattan, and the accompanying delegation.During the reception, Qattan conveyed the greetings of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense and their best wishes for progress and prosperity to the government and people of the friendly Republic of Burundi.In turn, President Ndayishimiye requested Qattan to convey his greetings and appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, and the government and people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.During the reception...

Three Professors Win 2022 IsDB Prize for Impactful Achievement in Islamic Economics

Sports
Jeddah-- Three renowned professors have been selected as winners of the 1443H (2022) Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Prize for Impactful Achievement in Islamic Economics for their significant and influential contributions in the field of Islamic economics and finance.The winners, Prof. Habib Ahmed (first prize), Prof. Mansur Masih (second prize), and Prof. Tariqullah Khan (third prize), are internationally recognized academics who produced pioneering and impactful scholarly works.Prof. Habib Ahmed, the Sharjah Chair in Islamic Law and Finance at Durham University, Durham, U.K., was selected for the first prize in recognition of his pioneering and innovative work in Islamic economics and finance that pushed forward knowledge and influenced policymaking for the use of Islamic finance in soci...

Tourism Ministry Signs Two Agreements with International Hotels to Qualify and Create Jobs for Saudis

Sports
Riyadh-- The Ministry of Tourism has signed two agreements to enhance cooperation and support training and Nationalization programs and qualify Saudis seeking jobs in the food, beverage, and accommodation sectors, in support of achieving the tourism human capacity development strategy.Bandar Al-Safeer, General Manager of Tourism Nationalization and Training, stressed that the two agreements come within the ministry’s efforts to qualify and develop human resources in the tourism sector through quality training programs that will contribute to developing the skills of competencies and Nationalization in the tourism sector.Under the two agreements, the ministry will support the qualification of national cadres for the tourism sector within the (Your Future in Tourism) initiative.Source: Saudi...