Monday, July 4

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Saudia Celebrates Launch of Seasonal Route From Riyadh to Mykonos

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Jeddah-- Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA), the national flag carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has officially opened new nonstop direct flights to the Greek island of Mykonos. SAUDIA will operate flights thrice a week on the Riyadh-Mykonos seasonal route starting 1 July and until the end of August 2022.Nestled in the middle of the Cyclades island group in the Aegean Sea, Mykonos is one of the most famous Greek islands. The island is famous for its pristine beaches, vibrant nightlife and summer parties, and delectable Mediterranean cuisine.A ceremony to mark the inauguration of the new route was held at SAUDIA’s Alfursan International Lounge at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh on 30 June 2022. Alexis Konstantopoulos, Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to the Kingdom of Saud...

GCC Secretary-General Praises Saudi Arabia’s New Development Projects in Yemen

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Riyadh-- Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Nayef Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf praised the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s announcement of a new and important set of development projects to be implemented by the Saudi Program for the Development and Reconstruction of Yemen (SDRPY), worth $400 million, in addition to $200 million to provide oil derivatives to operate power stations, to meet the priority needs of the Yemeni people and alleviate their suffering, which was announced by Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense, during a meeting with Chairman of the Yemeni Presidential Leadership Council Dr. Rashad Muhammad Al-Alimi.The GCC Secretary-General praised the Kingdom’s great efforts in all aspects of political, development, and relief support th...

OIC Secretary-General Praises Saudi Arabia’s Announcement of Several Development Projects in Yemen

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Jeddah--Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Hussein Ibrahim Taha has praised the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's announcement of several development projects in Yemen with an amount of $400 million to be implemented by Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY.OIC Secretary-General has valued this benevolent initiative, launched by Saudi Arabia and its leadership to support Yemen in various humanitarian, economic and development fields and alleviate the suffering of its people.Source: Saudi Press Agency

KSrelief Continues Implementing Technical Training Courses on Vocational and Commercial Skills in Lahij Governorate, Yemen

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Lahij-- King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) continued implementing a technical training course on public electricity maintenance skills in Lahij Governorate, Yemen as part of the vocational and commercial skills training and support project in partnership with the United Nations Development Program in Yemen.This $3 million project is being implemented in the governorates of Hadramout and Lahij and aims to improve the livelihoods of the Yemeni people and enhance productive services.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network Concluded in Azerbaijan with Participation of Shura Council Delegation

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Baku-- The Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network concluded today in the Republic of Azerbaijan, with participation of the delegation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia headed by Speaker of the Shura Council Sheikh Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al Al-Sheikh.The Kingdom's delegation participating in the conference includes Shura Council member Dr. Hattan Timraz, Shura Council member Dr. Najwa Al-Ghamdi, and a number of Shura council officials.Source: Saudi Press Agency