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King Salman greets Muslims on Ramadan
Jeddah, May 17 (BNA): The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud addressed all Saudi citizens and Muslims all over the world on the holy month of Ramadan.
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Arab Hope Makers Initiative winners rewarded
Dubai, May 15 (BNA):: His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, honoured five of the finalists of the Arab Hope Makers initiative, awarding each of them AED 5 million.
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GCC urged to keep up with world economic development
Kuwait, May 15 (BNA): Kuwaiti Minister of Finance Nayef Al Hajraf said it is significant for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to keep abreast of swift world economic development through uniform economic visions.
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85,000 years old human footprints discovered in Tabuk
Riyadh, May 13 (BNA): In a new first for archaeological marvels, Saudi Arabia’s north-western Tabuk region became the focus of attention for historians and archaeologists when Prince Sultan bin Salman, President of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), announced that 85,000 years old human footprints had been recently discovered there.
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Al Zayani highlights GCC's firm positions
Abu Dhabi, May 13 (BNA): Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani said that the GCC is an established entity as a system, institutions and achievements.
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Kuwait elects 10 Municipal Council members
Kuwait, May 13 (BNA): Kuwaitis on Sunday elected the 10 members who will form the new Municipal Council. Parliament Speaker Marzouq Al Ghanim said that the elections are one of Kuwait's democratic rounds.
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Saudi Arabia welcomes global film industry
Cannes, May 13 (BNA): The Saudi Film Council (SFC) has announced, during its debut at the Cannes Film Festival, the launch of several key programmes that will benefit both local filmmakers and film industry development in the Kingdom, as well as international filmmakers, production companies and studios that will look to the country as an important, emerging global production location.
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Saudi Arabia fully ready to issue driving licences to women
Riyadh, May 8 (BNA): With the long-awaited start date for issuing driver’s licences to Saudi women just around the corner, the General Department of Traffic’s Director, Major General Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Bassami, has confirmed that all requirements for women in Saudi Arabia to start driving have been established.
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Kuwait postpones parliament storming trial to July 8
Kuwait, May 6 (BNA): The Court of Cassation adjourned the hearing for the case, "bursting into the National Assembly," to July 8.
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Kuwait: 70,687 road accidents in 2017
Kuwait, May 4 (BNA): Kuwait’s Interior Ministry said 428 people died in road accidents in 2017. The dramatic figures for last year also included 70,687 road accidents and around five million traffic violations.
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