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Iran branded as ‘Godfather of terrorism’ and exporter of extremism

Cairo, November 28, 2017 – The role of Iran as the ‘Godfather of terrorism’ since 1979 has been highlighted at today’s Cairo Conference of Arab Information Ministers. In a speech to the Cairo Conference, Saudi Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Awwad Al-Awwad said that “Iran has been…the Godfather of terrorism since its inception.” Dr.…

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Speech of His Excellency Dr. Awwad bin Saleh al-Awwad Minister of Culture and Information in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia At the 8th Regular Session of the Executive Bureau of the Council of Arab Information Ministers

CAIRO, November 28, 2017 – Honorable Ministers – Members of the Executive Bureau of the Council of Arab Information Ministers Her Excellency Dr. Haifa Abu-Ghazaleh, Assistant Secretary-General, Head of Information and Communication Sector in the Arab League Ladies and gentlemen of the audience Peace be upon you, Greetings from Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and a key city…

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Inclusion One Of The Pillars of Anti-Terror Coalition, Riyadh Summit Heard

Riyadh, November 28, 2017 – Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman opened the first Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) summit in Riyadh on Sunday with a vow to root out terrorism from the region and beyond. Addressing the meeting of high-profile security officials and defence ministers from 40 of the 41-member coalition the Crown Prince…

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Coalition Decided to Reopen Hodeida Port and Sanaa Airport for Humanitarian and Relief Efforts

RIYADH, November 22, 2017 — Command of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen announced on Wednesday to reopen the Port of Hodeida to receive urgent humanitarian and relief materials, and reopen Sanaa airport to UN aircraft. The Coalition will also soon announce a comprehensive humanitarian operations plan that aims to provide assistance and relief to…

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Saudi Arabia Makes IMD World Talent Rankings 2017 Debut With A Bang

RIYADH, November 21, 2017 –  Saudi Arabia made a splash in its debut in the IMD World Talent Rankings for this year, performing well in all three core categories and beating France, Japan, Spain and Italy, according to the latest yearly report by the prestigious International Institute for Management Development (IMD). In the IMD World Competitiveness…

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S&P Affirms Saudi Arabia’s Credit Rating; Says Outlook Stable

RIYADH, November 20, 2017 –  International ratings agency Standard and Poor’s affirmed Saudi Arabia’s ‘A-/A-2’ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings. It said the outlook is stable. S&P Global Ratings, which opened an office in the country last month, said in a report the stable outlook is based on its expectation…