Saturday, November 27

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Tajikistan Exempts Saudi Citizens from Entry Visas for 30-day Stay

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Dushanbe, Tajikistan has issued an official decision stipulating that Saudi citizens are exempted from entry visas to the Republic of Tajikistan for a stay of 30 days, effective January 1, 2022.In a statement issued today, Tajikistan Embassy in Riyadh said that the decision reflects the distinguished relations between the two countries, and Tajikistan's keenness to strengthen and develop cooperation with the Kingdom in all fields of common interest, as this decision represents an unprecedented step in the course of bilateral ties.Under this decision, the Saudi citizens can travel to and stay in Tajikistan for a maximum of 30 days without the need for a visa in advance.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Acting Media Minister Chairs Meetings of Executive Council, General Assembly of IBU

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Riyadh, Acting Minister of Media Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi today virtually chaired the meetings of the Executive Council and General Assembly of the Islamic Broadcasting Union (IBU).During the two meetings, Dr. Al-Qasabi stressed that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has imposed on our countries and institutions unprecedented challenges and tests in facing this pandemic that required us to exert more efforts in coordination with officials in the health sectors in our countries to deliver awareness messages on the COVID-19 dangers, prevention measures and the importance of ensuring immunity through vaccinations.He noted that these challenges required preparing a unified strategy to deal with the pandemic based on considering the best international models and proposing initiatives ...

Acting Media Minister Chairs Meetings of Executive Council, General Assembly of IBU

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Riyadh, Acting Minister of Media Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi today virtually chaired the meetings of the Executive Council and General Assembly of the Islamic Broadcasting Union (IBU).During the two meetings, Dr. Al-Qasabi stressed that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has imposed on our countries and institutions unprecedented challenges and tests in facing this pandemic that required us to exert more efforts in coordination with officials in the health sectors in our countries to deliver awareness messages on the COVID-19 dangers, prevention measures and the importance of ensuring immunity through vaccinations.He noted that these challenges required preparing a unified strategy to deal with the pandemic based on considering the best international models and proposing initiatives ...

19 Trademarks Launch Several Toys for First Time in Riyadh Toy Festival

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Riyadh, The Riyadh Toy Festival will be kicked off tomorrow under the theme “Explore, Play, and Shop”, which is one of the top festivals of the Riyadh Season 2021, and will include new toys that are available for the first time for its visitors.The festival is characterized by attracting top entertainment activities in one place over 10 consecutive days between November 12 and 21, where individuals, families and children are given the chance to explore, play and shop in the presence of 19 international trademarks that will launch new toys for the first time, in addition to the presence of other trademarks.The festival provides a diversified group of safe entertainment activities that are made by the top renowned international trademarks, in addition to offering shows and discounts on hundr...

Minister of Culture Affirms that Saudi Arabia is Committed to Strengthening International Cultural Endeavors to Support Sustainable Development Goals

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Paris, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia participated in the 41st session of the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), which was held today at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris.The Kingdom's delegation was headed by Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan, Minister of Culture and Chairman of the National Committee for Education, Culture and Science.Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan said that the culture and science sectors are an essential part of the Kingdom's Vision 2030, and that the Kingdom is investing in initiatives such as the Cultural Scholarship Program, as well as through the Cultural Development Fund, which will enhance cultural activity in the Kingdom, in order to unlock the great development potential of these sectors.He po...

Global Town Festival Receives Visitors at Eastern Ring Road

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Riyadh, The events of the Global Town Festival, which combines entertainment, culture and civilizations in one place, kicked off at the Exhibition Part on the Eastern Ring Road in Riyadh over an area of more than 140,000 square meters. The festival will continue till November 9, 2021, it was reported.CEO of the Molhimat Al-Sharq for Exhibitions and Conferences Rima Al-Ruwaisan noted that a visitor of the festival will see world civilizations, their famous landmarks, markets, folklore and folk songs in one place that also offers coffee shops and restaurants that present the best international dishes.She pointed out that the festival includes the Saudi street with various cultural and heritage components and time paradox between the past and present covering various regions of the Kingdom of...