Arab League Secretary General to visit UAE and Greece

Arab League Secretary General to visit UAE and Greece

  CAIRO- Arab League Secretary General Dr. Nabil Al Arabi will visit the UAE to take part in the UN high-profile ministerial meeting in Abu Dhabi on May 4 and 5, the Arab League Secretariat General announced.The meeting aims to boost cooperation to enforce practical solutions to handle climate change and encourage effective proposals to […]

King Hamad and Spanish monarch hold official talks

King Hamad and Spanish monarch hold official talks

MANAMA- King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa today(May 1st)  held an official session of talks with Spanish King Juan Carlos at Gudaibiya Palace, in the presence of the two countries’ delegations. King Hamad welcomed the Spanish monarch, and the accompanying delegation, commending the role of King Juan Carlos in promoting GCC-Spanish economic and trade cooperation in […]

GCC health ministers continue to raise level of coronavirus epidemiological surveillance

GCC health ministers continue to raise level of coronavirus epidemiological surveillance

RIYADH- The Executive Board of Health Ministers’ Council for the GCC States stressed the continuity of raising the level of epidemiological surveillance for the Middle East respiratory symptom coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the Gulf region, following a spike in confirmed cases since its discovery in September 2012. A number of recommendations were made at the Board’s […]

King of Spain leaves Oman after three-day official visit

MUSCAT- King Juan Carlos I of Spain left Oman on Thursday(May 1st)after a three-day visit where he discussed with Sultan Qaboos the promotion of existing bilateral ties. The two leaders also touched on topics of mutual interests at the regional and international levels. During the visit, a number of Omani and Spanish officials met together. […]

Japan's researchers develop new colon cancer test

Japan's researchers develop new colon cancer test

TOKYO – A team of Japanese researchers says it has developed a new biopsy for colon cancer that requires taking only a tiny blood sample.  The team is led by Takahiro Ochiya, who heads the Division of Molecular and Cellular Medicine at the National Cancer Center Research Institute.  The researchers discovered that colorectal cancer cells secrete […]

Riyadh Chamber of Commerce signs MoU with its Tajikistani counterpart

Riyadh Chamber of Commerce signs MoU with its Tajikistani counterpart

RIYADH- Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Tajikistan Chamber of Commerce signed today(May 1st,2014) a memorandum of understanding (MOU) aimed at strengthening the relationship between the two countries and supporting bilateral trade. The MOU was signed by Chairman of the Board of Directors of Riyadh Chamber, Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Zamil, and the Chairman of the […]

Madinah's Islamic University to celebrate graduation of 50th batch

Madinah's Islamic University to celebrate graduation of 50th batch

MADINAH- The Islamic University of Madinah will celebrate next Sunday(May 4th,2014)  the graduation of its 50th batch of students. Madinah’s Islamic University Rector Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdullah Al-Sanad expressed, in his own name and on behalf of the university staff, thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud; […]