Monday, July 4

Politics

Ambassador of Bahrain to Saudi Arabia Visits IMCTC

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Riyadh-- Acting Secretary General of the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) Maj. Gen. Pilot Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Moghidi received here today Ambassador of Bahrain to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Sheikh Ali bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa and the accompanying delegation.Al Khalifa listened to the IMCTC’s efforts and its role in combating extremist ideology and coordinating all efforts to confront terrorist tendencies through intellectual and media initiatives and combating terrorist financing and the military, in addition to its efforts in coordinating and intensifying the actions of member states of the coalition.The delegation was also briefed on the latest developments related to terrorist groups and events around the world, and the monitoring and follow-up mechanisms.The Ba...

Governor of Tabuk Region Receives Ambassador of Qatar to the Kingdom

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Tabuk-- Prince Fahd bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Tabuk Region, received here today Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Bandar bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah.At the outset of the meeting, Prince Fahd welcomed Ambassador Al-Attiyah, affirming the fraternal relations that bind the two brotherly countries. They exchanged cordial talks.For his part, the Qatari Ambassador expressed his thanks to the Governor of Tabuk Region on the good reception and warm hospitality, hailing the development renaissance in Tabuk in various fields.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Arabia, Cyprus Discuss Enhancing Cooperation in Digital Economy, Research and Innovation

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Riyadh, June 8, 2022, SPA -- Minister of Communications and Information Technology Eng. Abdullah bin Amer Al-Swaha met here today with Cypriot Deputy Minister for Research, Innovation and Digital Policy Kyriacos Kokkinos and Cyprus Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Stavros Avgoustides.During the meeting, the two sides went over Saudi-Cypriot relations and means to enhance them in the technological, research and innovation fields, in addition to discussing ways necessary to develop cooperation aspects through improving the growth of digital economy.Al-Swaha reviewed the capabilities of the digital infrastructure for the communications and information technology sector that enhanced the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s digital status as the biggest and fastest and highest digital economy in...

Moroccan Foreign Minister Meets with His Togolese Counterpart

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Rabat-- Minister of Foreign Affairs of Morocco Nasser Bourita met here today with Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Integration of Togo Robert Dussey.During the meeting, they tackled ways to develop relations between the two countries, intensify and diversify the bilateral cooperation as well as a number of issues of common interest.Source: Saudi Press Agency

CEO of Saudi Fund for Development Receives IFC’s Regional Vice President for the Middle East

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Riyadh-- CEO of the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) Sultan bin Abdul Rahman Al-Murshed received here today the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Regional Vice President for the Middle East and Central Asia at the World Bank Group, Hela Cheikhrouhou.During the meeting, the two sides discussed issues of common interest and highlighted the development activities and programs financed by the Fund in developing countries.For her part, Cheikhrouhou expressed her appreciation to the Kingdom's government for the development efforts provided to developing countries through the SFD, noting that the projects and programs supported by the Kingdom through the fund contribute to the development of infrastructure and basic services for beneficiary communities, and have a tangible positive impact o...