UAE and New Zealand Ministers discuss bilateral trade cooperation

UAE and New Zealand Ministers discuss bilateral trade cooperation

DUBAI- Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, U.A.E. Minister of Economy, and Tim Groser, New Zealand’s Minister of Trade, have discussed ways to enhance economic cooperation between the two sides.This came during their meeting in Dubai which was also attended by Mohammed Ahmed bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehi, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Economy, Abdullah Al […]

RCO signs agreement to construct two charity towers

RCO signs agreement to construct two charity towers

MANAMA- The Royal Charity Organisation (RCO) is to build two investment towers whose proceeds will benefit orphans and widows. RCO Secretary-General Dr. Mustapha Al-Sayyed signed an agreement in this regard with Skyline Chief Executive Officer Basheer Al-Haq. The signing ceremony was put under the patronage of RCO board of Trustees’ Chairman Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, […]

Saudi Arabia, Comoros Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Saudi Arabia, Comoros Sign Memorandum of Understanding

  RIYADH- The Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Call and Guidance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Justice and Islamic Affairs of the Federal Republic of the Comoros signed today(May 6th) a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation between the two countries in various fields of Islamic Action. The MoU was […]

Dr. Khoja Inaugurates AMS 2014 in Jeddah

Dr. Khoja Inaugurates AMS 2014 in Jeddah

JEDDAH- Under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Abdulaziz bin Mohiuddin Khoja, who is also President of Board of Directors of General Authority for Audio and Visual Media, opened here today the 11th Asia Media summit 2014 (AMS), […]

Saudi Euromoney Conference 2014 started

Saudi Euromoney Conference 2014 started

RIYADH- Works of the 9th version of the Saudi Euromoney Conference 2014, which is organized by Ministry of Finance, kicked off today(May 6th) under the title “Innovation and Competition Change Dynamics of Globalization”, with the participation of leaders and international figures of the global financial sector. Upon opening the main session of the conference, Minister […]

Kuwait's Journey of Hope heads to Abu Dhabi

Kuwait's Journey of Hope heads to Abu Dhabi

DOHA- Kuwait-sponsored ‘Journey of Hope’ boat departed Doha on Tuesday(May 6th), its second stop, heading to Abu Dhabi within its 19-country tour, part of Kuwait’s keenness to shed light on people with mental disabilities. The stop in Doha achieved its goals following fruitful meetings with Qatari officials in charge of people with disabilities, Kuwait Charge […]

2nd Gulf fiction-writing forum kicks off

2nd Gulf fiction-writing forum kicks off

KUWAIT- The National Council for Culture, Arts, and Literature opened the 2nd Gulf fiction-writing forum, thus activating the GCC joint cultural agreement to promote fiction writing among Gulf writers on Tuesday (May 6th,2014). The Council’s secretary general Ali Alyouha, noted in a speech at the forum, that the art of writing narratives, be they novels […]

Kuwait hosts International Gymnastics Federation meetings

Kuwait hosts International Gymnastics Federation meetings

KUWAIT- President of the International Gymnastics Federation Bruno Grandi said on Tuesday(May 6th) that the federation’s meetings here over the next five days will deal with issues at improving the appeal of the sport to its fans.   In statements to KUNA, he said a number of issues will be discussed, among them changing some […]

Sheikh Salem Informatics Award handed to three Kuwaiti entities

Sheikh Salem Informatics Award handed to three Kuwaiti entities

KUWAIT- Three Kuwaiti smartphone applications were handed the 13th Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Informatics Award out of a total eight prizes, it was announced on Tuesday(May 6th,2014). Kuwait Finder by the state Civil Service Commission, Al-Kitab Al-Sawti Al-Islamy (which translates as the Islamic Sound Book in English) by Kuwaiti Talal Marafi and Nabd by Kuwaiti company […]