Thursday, September 16

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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Condoles President of Republic of Portugal on Death of Former President

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Riyadh, The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent a cable of condolence to the President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of the Republic of Portugal on the death of former president Jorge Sampaio.In his cable, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques expressed condolences and sympathy to the President, the family of the deceased and the people of the Republic of Portugal.Source: Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince Condoles President of Republic of Portugal on Death of Former President

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, has sent a cable of condolence to the President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of the Republic of Portugal on the death of the former President Jorge Sampaio.In his cable, HRH the Crown Prince expressed condolences and sympathy to the President, the family of the deceased and the people of the Republic of Portugal.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Health Council Discusses Mechanism to Apply Medical Coding Licensing Service at Health Facilities in Kingdom

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Riyadh, Health Minister and Chairman of the Saudi Health Council (SHC) Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah here today chaired the 95th meeting of the Council which was held at the headquarters of the National Health Emergency Operation Center (NHEOC) in Riyadh. The meeting discussed the Saudi Central Board's services for Accreditation of Healthcare Institutions (CBAHI) in assessing government health sectors.The SHC also went over the capacity-demand approach that aims at helping health sectors plan for future expansions to provide services in a way that accords with the population's needs of healthcare that are prepared by Expenditure and Projects Efficiency Authority and discussed the executive plan that will be applied before its accreditation.The Council had checked on the updated mechanism...

HRH Crown Prince donates SR10 million to Ehsan, bringing total donations to SR1 billion

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Riyadh, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Defense has made an additional donation of SR10 million to the National Platform for Charitable Work (Ehsan), as an extension of his previous donation to the platform last Ramadan, and out of his keenness to support and empower the Charitable work sector, and the platform, with His Highness’ donation, reached a total of SR1 billion in donations.Reaching the SR1billion mark, Ehsan enters a new stage after reaching this record support, while continuing to achieve its goals in developing the charitable sector and contributing to meeting the needs of the beneficiaries of its services.Ehsan platform is supervised by The Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authorit...

Makkah Region Governor Decorates Winners of 3rd Edition of Crown Prince Camel Festival

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Taif, On behalf of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah region attended today the closing ceremony of the third edition of Crown Prince Camel Festival and handed over the awards to the winners.Organized by the Saudi Camel Federation, the races of the Crown Prince Camel Festival were held on Taif Camel Racing Track.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Bahrain Strongly Condemns Terrorist Houthi Militia’s Launch of Bomb-Laden Drones towards Khamis Mushait

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Manama, The Kingdom of Bahrain has strongly condemned the Iran-backed terrorist Houthi militia’s launching of bomb-laden drones towards the city of Khamis Mushait in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in a systematic and continuous aggression against the security and safety of Saudi Arabia’s citizens and residents and in a flagrant violation of international humanitarian law and humanitarian values.In a statement issued today, the Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs praised the vigilance and readiness of the Saudi Air Defense Forces that intercepted and destroyed the drones before reaching their targets.The ministry affirmed the Kingdom of Bahrain’s full support and solidarity with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in all measures it takes to confront whatever threatens its security and stability and...