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Saudi Arabia Urges Serious Efforts to Thwart Foreign Meddling in Arab Countries

Saudi Arabia Urges Serious Efforts to Thwart Foreign Meddling in Arab Countries

The Saudi cabinet underlined on Tuesday that the Kingdom has since its establishment respected the principles of peaceful coexistence and neighborliness. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz chaired the cabinet meeting that was held in Riyadh. The Kingdom also completely

MWL Chief Announces Global Initiative to Enhance Friendship, Cooperation Between Nations

MWL Chief Announces Global Initiative to Enhance Friendship, Cooperation Between Nations

The secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL) Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa announced the launch of a global initiative that the international body will be working on to further boost relations across religious and national divides. Al-Issa also stressed the value of friendship, lament

Saudi Crown Prince, Sudan Sovereign Council Chief Discuss Bilateral Ties

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received on Monday a telephone call from head of the Sudanese Sovereign Council Abdul Fattah al-Burhan, reported the Saudi Press Agency. Discussions focused on bilateral relations and several issues of common i

KSA: Education Investment Deals Worth USD 773 Million Signed

KSA: Education Investment Deals Worth USD 773 Million Signed

The Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) signed a cooperation agreement with Al-Motaqadimah Schools Co.

Riyadh Intensifies Efforts to Find Concrete Solutions to World Issues

Riyadh Intensifies Efforts to Find Concrete Solutions to World Issues

Saudi Arabia’s official representative for the 2020 G20 summit, State Minister Fahd bin Abdullah Al-Mubarak, said that the Kingdom was deploying continuous efforts to reach concrete solutions to world problems, underlining the importance of cooperation between the G20 states to achieve this goal.

UK’s FM Phones Saudi Counterpart: De-escalation in Everyone’s Interest

UK’s FM Phones Saudi Counterpart: De-escalation in Everyone’s Interest

UK’s Foreign Minister Dominic Raab said Thursday that he discussed with his Saudi counterpart Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud de-escalation in the region. “We focused on the need for de-escalation in the region, which we agreed is in everyone’s interests,” Raab said on Twitter. On Wednesday,

MWL Launches Program for Reformed Religious Discourse

MWL Launches Program for Reformed Religious Discourse

The Muslim World League (MWL) has launched a package of training programs to raise awareness of the renewal of religious discourse. MWL Secretary-General Mohammad Al-Issa explained that these training programs come as an implementation of the plan to activate the Makkah Document, which scholars a

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