Saudi Arabia Is Accelerating Reforms Amid Global Standstill: Investment Minister

Saudi Arabia Is Accelerating Reforms Amid Global Standstill: Investment Minister

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 | By arabnews | 6 Hits

AuthornbspZaynab KhojjiIDnbsp1605971449995658900Sat 20201121 1831 DUBAI Saudi Arabia has been accelerating reforms and remained focused on the goals of Vision 2030 despite a global pandemic Minister of Investment Khalid AlFalih said on Saturday We were not distracted from our strategy and our Vision 2030 In fact we doubled down on it We accelerated our reforms We continued to diversify our economy and commit our resources to make sure that Vision 2030 is not derailed by the coronavirus disease COVID19 he said His comment >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageMinimum wage for Saudis raised to SR4,000
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 12:30 | Hits : 0 | SA

AuthornbspTue 20201124 0025 RIYADH Saudi Minister of Human Resources and Social Development Ahmed AlRajhi has issued a decision to raise the minimum wage for Saudis registered in the Nitaqat program from SR3000 800 to SR4000 A Saudi worker with a minimum salary of SR4000 will be considered as one worker in the Saudization percentage of the Nitaqat program which was introduced to...

no imageG20 envoys laud Saudi presidency
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 12:30 | Hits : 0 | SA

Mon 20201123 2323 RIYADH The ambassadors from the G20 states on Monday praised the Saudi presidency for undertaking such a huge task under extraordinary circumstances and providing a clear direction for tackling the coronavirus crisis After the Riyadh Summit concluded on Sunday King Salman formally handed over the rotating presidency to Italy which will hold the 2021 summit Speaking ...

no imageSaudi Arabia says Jeddah fuel tank blast caused by Houthi terrorist missile
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 09:01 | Hits : 3 | SA

Mon 20201123 2140 RIYADH A missile fired by Houthi militants in Yemen sparked an explosion and fire at a fuel distribution site near Jeddah on Monday The blast took place at 350 am and causing a fire in a fuel tank at the petroleum products distribution station north of the city Saudi Arabias energy ministry said The blast was the result of a terrorist attack with a projectile...

no imageKing Salman says Saudi Arabia is proactive in fighting extremist ideology and terrorism
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 09:01 | Hits : 3 | SA

Mon 20201123 2105 RIYADH Saudi Arabias King Salman said the Kingdom is proactive in taking initiatives aimed at fighting extremist ideology and terrorism The statement came during a phone call with Charles Michel the president of the European Council Saudi Press Agency reported At the beginning of the call Michel congratulated the King on the remarkable success of the G20 Summit h...

no imageSaudi Health Ministry to make coronavirus vaccine free for citizens and residents
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 02:01 | Hits : 6 | SA

AuthornbspMon 20201123 1926 Saudi Health Ministry says coronavirus vaccine will be available for citizens and residents for free Main categorynbspSaudi Arabia...

no imageSaudi Arabias foreign minister denies Israel meeting reports
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 02:01 | Hits : 6 | SA

Mon 20201123 1634 RIYADH Saudi Arabias foreign minister on Monday denied that a meeting took place between Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Israeli officials I have seen press reports about a purported meeting between HRH the Crown Prince and Israeli officials during the recent visit by SecPompeo Prince Faisal bin Farhan said in a tweet No such meeting occurred The only officia...

no imageSaudi crown prince suggests two G20 extraordinary leaders meetings to take place yearly
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:01 | Hits : 6 | SA

Mon 20201123 0502 RIYADH Saudi Arabias Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recommended that going forward the Group of Twenty G20 organization should hold two annual summits a virtual one in the middle of the year and a physical summit at the end Minutes before the closing remarks of the Kingdoms G20 presidency the crown prince said I would like to thank all of our ministers and o...

no imageSaudi food authority carries out2,731 inspection visits across KSA
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:01 | Hits : 7 | SA

Mon 20201123 0215 RIYADH The Saudi Food and Drug Authority SFDA carried out 2731 inspection visits to establishments under its supervision between Nov 8 and 19 The authority referred 14 establishments to the Ministry of Interior due to their failure to adhere to the precautionary measures in place to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease The violations were detected during in...

no imageSaudi presidency focuses on global long-term issues beyond the pandemic
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 10:01 | Hits : 6 | SA

Mon 20201123 0103 RIYADH The second day of the G20 summit focused on education and safeguarding the planet issues critical to humanity which could easily have been forgotten in the middle of a health and economic crisis However the Saudi presidency ensured that the G20 looked beyond the immediate economic and health challenges true to the theme of Realizing Opportunities of the 21s...

no imageSaudi presidency drives ambitious approach to CCE
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 10:01 | Hits : 8 | SA

AuthornbspMon 20201123 0127 RIYADH The Saudi G20 presidency is driving an ambitious approach to circular carbon economy CCE to manage greenhouse emissions across the world and industries to protect the planet King Salman said He was addressing Safeguarding the Planet a side event on the second day of the leaders summit As we recover from the repercussions of the pandemic we mu...

Senarai Hotel Wajib Dikunjungi Cuti Sekolah
Mon, 23 Nov 2020 10:01 | Hits : 262 | SA

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