Official Press Release

CIC Logo Featured Image Square

Saudi Cabinet Approves National Policy for Nuclear and Atomic Energy Programme

 New policy limits all nuclear activities to peaceful purposes   RIYADH, March 14 (CIC) – Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet approved the national policy for atomic energy programme in the Kingdom during a session chaired by King Salman bin Abdulaziz on Tuesday. According to the new policy, “all nuclear activities will be restricted to peaceful purposes, within…

Royal Order to Establish Specialised Corruption Prosecution Departments in Saudi Arabia

The new departments will be created within the Attorney General’s office   RIYADH, March 11 (CIC) – King Salman bin Abdulaziz has approved the establishment of specialised prosecution departments in the Attorney General’s office to investigate and prosecute corruption cases.   In a statement, carried by Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Attorney General Sheikh Saud Al-Mujib…

CIC Logo Featured Image Square

Saudi Government Provides Transportation to Thousands of Women Working in Private Sector

    More than 15,000 women applied for the Wusool initiative that provides high-quality and safe transportation services   The PPP initiative aims at increasing the participation of women in the workforce   RIYADH, March 8 (CIC) — Saud​i Arabia is providing thousands of women employed in  in the private sector with safe, reliable and…

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health Introduces “Health App” That Connects All Saudis, Regardless of Location, With Healthcare Providers

The app, introduced in a record time of two months, is in line with Vision 2030’s plan to transform the Kingdom’s healthcare system through new technology    RIYADH, March 7, 2018 – The Saudi Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that it is using technology to enhance remote medical services through the introduction of a new digital…

CIC Logo Featured Image Square

JIAT Clears Arab Coalition From Responsibility For Many Bombings

RIYADH, March 6 (CIC) – The Joint Incidents Assessment Team (JIAT), an oversight mechanism addressing alleged violations by the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, has concluded that airstrikes carried out last year were in accordance with international humanitarian law and many of the alleged strikes were falsely attributed to the Coalition. “International organizations report…

Saudi Ophthalmologists on Charity Mission to Nigeria Perform 515 Eye Surgeries in One Week

10-day humanitarian mission to city of Katsina prompts calls for additional such initiatives in the African nation   RIYADH, March 5 (CIC) – Five Saudi ophthalmologists, who accompanied a Saudi medical convoy to Nigeria last month, performed 515 free eye surgeries in just one week during their mission to the African nation. The medical camp,…