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Vibrant Ahneh Plant Thrives in Imam Turki bin Abdullah Royal Reserve

Teucrium oliverianum, commonly known as “Ahneh,” is a captivating native plant flourishing in the Arabian Peninsula. Renowned for its evergreen or semi-evergreen leaves and striking blue-violet flowers, this member of the Lamiaceae family has become a…


Sadu Weaving Authentic Heritage and Work of Art Presented by Beit Hail Festival to Visitors

Traditional handicrafts at the Beit Hail festival, in its third edition at Aja Park, attracted the attention of visitors and those interested in ancient handicrafts, for which the people of the desert were famous.

A number of Sadu weaving practitione…


Black Mountain Allures Visitors to Jazan

The Black Mountain in Al-Raith Governorate is a breathtaking natural wonder that has captivated visitors from near and far. This majestic peak, located about 124 kilometers northeast of Jazan city, rises over 3,000 feet, its summit shrouded in a lush …


National Cybersecurity Authority Holds Cybersecurity Awareness Session for SPA Employees

The National Cybersecurity Authority (NCA) organized a cybersecurity awareness session today for Saudi Press Agency (SPA) employees as part of their ongoing efforts to raise awareness among national entities.

The session aimed to increase awareness, …


Real Estate Registry Wins Esri Award for GIS Excellence

The Saudi National Real Estate Registration Services Company (Real Estate Registry – RER) received the 2024 Special Achievement in Geographic Information Systems (SAG) award from the Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri). This award acknowle…


Saudi Ambassador to Morocco Meets with Moroccan Minister of Solidarity

Saudi Ambassador to the Kingdom of Morocco Dr. Sami bin Abdullah Alsaleh met today with Moroccan Minister of Solidarity, Social Integration, and Family Aawatif Hayar.

During the meeting, the two officials discussed topics of mutual interest.



Rawiyah, Survival Tool Used by Bedouins for Water Transportation

In the past, desert dwellers relied on various tools to meet their daily needs and complete household tasks. One such tool was the Rawiyah, a container-like tool designed for efficiently transporting water across the arid terrain on the backs of camel…


King Fahd Medical City and Boston Oncology Sign MoU for Localization of Gene and Target Cell Therapy

King Fahd Medical City and Boston Oncology have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a project to localize gene and target cell therapy. The project will be held at King Fahd Medical City, one of the components of the Riyadh Second Health Cl…