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Riyadh Metro train car production showcased for journalists

French firm Alstom organized a visit for 40 international journalists to its Katowice plant in Poland to showcase Riyadh Metro’s train car production, the Riyadh Development Authority (RDA) said on its website.
The High Commission for the Development of Riyadh (HCDR) awarded Alstom, a world leader in integrated railway systems, a contract to manufacture 69 out of 190 Riyadh Metro trains.
During the visit, the delegation watched a film detailing Riyadh Metro, also...

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Saudi Arabia to witness major drive in tourist projects: Prince Sultan
February 25, 2017

Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTNH), said the Kingdom will experience a major drive to offer tourism and heritage projects in 2017.
Prince Sultan said at the 5th Forum of Tourist Guides that the national strategy for tourist development remains the pillar of tourist projects.
He said thousands of Saudi citizens helped develop ideas behind the strategy, which materialized in executive programs. The SCTNH...

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Saudi dentists committed to upgrading care, says Orthodontic Society president
February 25, 2017

The president of the Saudi Orthodontic Society (SOS) said Saturday at the 11th International Orthodontic symposium that it is his organization’s mission to upgrade the level of orthodontic care to reach excellence and raise the level of awareness in the population.
“We are committed to excellence,” said Prof. Ali Habib. The three-day symposium and exhibition, including courses and workshops, are organized with the aim of sharing experience and knowledge...

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KSA faces difficulty in hiring African workers
February 25, 2017

Saudi Arabia is facing difficulty to recruit workers from Somalia, Ethiopia, Chad and Guinea as the Labor and Social Development Ministry is unable to sign manpower agreements with the four African countries, a responsible ministry source said.

The source emphasized the need to reach agreements with these countries in line with the"...

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Saudi Arabia food demand represents 59% of GCC market
February 25, 2017

Euler Hermes, the world’s leading provider of trade-related credit insurance solutions, expects food prices to rise in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2017. Global food prices stopped plunging in 2016, with a contained -1.5 percent drawback of the FAO Food Index. This was the lowest decrease in five consecutive years.

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Saudi Arabia to witness major drive in tourist projects: Prince Sultan
February 25, 2017

Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTNH), said the Kingdom will experience a major drive to offer tourism and heritage projects in 2017.
Prince Sultan said at the 5th Forum of Tourist Guides that the national strategy for tourist development remains the pillar of tourist projects.
He said thousands of Saudi citizens helped develop ideas behind the strategy, which materialized in executive programs. The SCTNH...

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Saudi dentists committed to upgrading care, says Orthodontic Society president
February 25, 2017

The president of the Saudi Orthodontic Society (SOS) said Saturday at the 11th International Orthodontic symposium that it is his organization’s mission to upgrade the level of orthodontic care to reach excellence and raise the level of awareness in the population.
“We are committed to excellence,” said Prof. Ali Habib. The three-day symposium and exhibition, including courses and workshops, are organized with the aim of sharing experience and knowledge...

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