Friday, October 15

Education

KACARE Chairman Receives Delegation Representing Saudi Universities

Education
Riyadh, Chairman of King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) Dr. Khalid bin Saleh Al-Sultan has received here a delegation representing King Saud University, King Abdulaziz University, and King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.During the meeting, they discussed issues of common interest, including enhancing ongoing cooperation between KACARE and universities in the fields of energy technology research and studies.The meeting also discussed the mechanisms of integration between the academic sector and the executive sectors with regard to research and rapid technological developments, in addition to providing human cadres with necessary skills to keep pace with the modern business environment, which contributes to increasing scientific and practical competitivenes...

KSRelief Signs Joint Agreement to Enhance School Health Care Services in four Yemeni Governorates

Education
Riyadh, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) has signed here today an agreement to enhance school health care services for male and female students and educational staff for schools in Aden, Hadhramout, Marib and Taiz Yemeni governorates, benefiting 250,211 people.The agreements were signed by KSrelief Assistant General Supervisor for Operations and Programs Eng. Ahmed bin Ali Al-Baiz.Following the signing ceremony, KSrelief's Head of the Health and Environmental Aid Department Dr. Abdullah Al Moallem, said in a press statement that under the project, 40 mobile medical teams will make periodic visits to the basic education schools in the governorates of Aden, Hadhramaut, Marib and Taiz to provide necessary treatment services for school students and educational staff.So...

Minister of Islamic Affairs Receives President of Literary Club in Senegal

Education
Riyadh, Minister of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance Sheikh Dr. Abdullatif bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh received in his office today, the President of the Literary Club, the founder of Al-Wasatiya magazine in the Republic of Senegal, Dr. Fadel Gey, who is currently visiting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the sidelines of his participation in the 2021 International Book Fair.At the outset of the meeting, the Minister noted the depth and strength of the relations between the two countries.For his part, Dr. Fadel praised the efforts made by the Kingdom represented by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs in Senegal through the Religious Attaché and the Higher Islamic Institute in LuqaSource: Saudi Press Agency

ALECSO’s Director-General Praises Saudi Arabia’s Progress in Distance Education

Education
Riyadh, Director-General of the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO) , Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ould Amar has praised the uprecedented progress achieved by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in distance education and the fact that education has not stopped for one day despite the conditions of the Covid-19 pandemic. He noted what “Madrasati” has achieved of global excellence with the testimony of international organizations and studies.During his visit today to the Headquarters of the Satellite Broadcasting School of Ein Educational Channels, the Director of ALECSO explained that the Organization would benefit from Madrasati as a global front for distance education. He added, “The launch of 24 educational channels broadcasting lessons daily for all educational stages, i...

ISESCO’s Director General Meets with Gabon’s Ministers of Economy and Culture

Education
Rabat, The Director-General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Dr. Salem bin Mohamed Al-Malik separately met in Libreville yesterday with the Gabon's Minister of Economy, Nicole Roboti, and Minister of Culture and Arts, Michel Mason.The meetings discussed and reviewed ways to develop bilateral cooperation.Source: Saudi Press Agency

SPA hosts symposium on Badr Al-Sayyab, Iraqi poet, and his influence on modern Arabic literature

Education
Riyadh, Iraqi and Saudi intellectuals discussed the achievements of Badr Shakir Al-Sayyab, the Iraqi renowned poet and his pioneering role in the renewal movement in contemporary Arabic literature and his experience through which he was able to continue the development of the Arabic poem.The symposium, which was hosted by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on the sidelines of Riyadh International Book Fair 2021 at the monthly SPA forum and moderated by Saudi writer Dr. Hessa Zaid Al-Mufrah, saw the participation of keynote speakers including Iraqi writer Dr. Ahmed Mahdi Al-Zubaidi, a member of the Union of Writers and Writers in Iraq, and the editor-in-chief of the Iraqi Literature Magazine, Syrian researcher and translator Dr. Mohammad Khair Al-Biqai, winner of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Inter...