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JEDDAH: Some private school principals have informed parents that they plan to raise fees for transport because of the rise in fuel prices announced by the government late last year.They stated that several schools had to cancel transport of students…

JEDDAH: The visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the signing of several agreements with the Kingdom would contribute to mutual prosperity for the two countries and peace in the region, the Cabinet stated on Monday.The Cabinet meeting, cha…

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has no ambitions in Yemen and is working to find a political solution to the crisis in that country, said Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir here on Monday.Al-Jubeir made the comments at the ministry’s headquarters during a joint pr…

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia and India launched joint efforts to fight terrorism, boost defense ties and ramp up security and intelligence cooperation after Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Riyadh on Su…

JEDDAH: The Ministry of Labor said it will not provide material and training support to any facility or business owner in the telecommunications sector that does not comply with the decision to employ Saudis, or provisions of the labor law.Ministry s…

RIYADH: Al-Musmak Palace Museum in the capital, which displays Saudi history to take its visitors back in the past to witness how the late King Abdul Aziz founded the unified modern Kingdom, hosted a workshop to promote patriotism by highlighting the…

JEDDAH: The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) foreign ministers will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday in Bahrain.The meeting is part of preparations for the upcoming GCC-US Summit, which will be held on April 21 in Riyadh. In a press st…

RIYADH: Trading in runaway domestic workers amounts to human trafficking and those found aiding or abetting it will face a prison term up to 15 years or fine up to SR1 million or both, a senior official of the Ministry of Labor warned Sunday.The mini…

JEDDAH: The director of international and private education in Riyadh has said that a private school has the right to withhold the certificates of students and other documents until all financial liabilities are paid and met.In a ministerial circular…

RIYADH: The state-owned company Tatweer Educational Transportation Services, or simply “Tatweer”, has implemented the Cabinet decision regarding the self-operation of the transfer of Saudi students to schools (both girls and boys) free of charge.The…

JEDDAH: The municipal council confirmed on Saturday that the regional governorate has received complaints from citizens on the proliferation of shisha cafes along the Jeddah corniche.A large number of families and young men complained to the governor…

MAKKAH: After four years of use, the temporary Mataf is being dismantled. Once the structure is removed, up to 30,000 worshippers will be able to perform tawaf (circumambulation of the Kaaba) per hour, which is an increase of over 20,000 per hour com…

RIYADH: The Cabinet on Monday announced several decisions including approving the final financial statements of the Saudi Red Crescent Society for 2014 and 2015; and an agreement between the Saudi and Jordanian governments on the management and inves…

RIYADH: Riyadh Gov. Prince Faisal bin Bandar said here on Sunday that family-school partnerships are a vital link for better education.The governor was inaugurating the first scientific forum on “School and Family” in the presence of Education Minist…

RIYADH: Two honest inspectors, who refused to accept large sums of money in the form of bribes, on Sunday were honored by Minister of Commerce and Industry (MCI) Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, while those who offered the bribes were in custody in Madinah and…

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