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QatarDebate holds arbitration workshop

QatarDebate holds arbitration workshop

QatarDebate Centre, a member of Qatar Foundation, organised a training workshop titled ‘Basics of Arbitration’ in Tunisia aimed at preparing arbitrators.The workshop was held on the WebEx platform, and a practical proposal was made to…

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In the run up to the first Arab probe lift-off to Mars, VP launches ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme

In the run up to the first Arab probe lift-off to Mars, VP launches ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the launch of the ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme that aims to build Arab expertise in…

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New mining law in KSA will attract investment, create jobs

New mining law in KSA will attract investment, create jobs

The Saudi Cabinet recently approved a mining investment law to help attract local and international investors to the sector. The law, which includes 63 articles, is aimed at boosting the untapped mineral industry in Saudi…

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Saudi Human Resources Development Fund holds workshop for hospitality sector

Saudi Human Resources Development Fund holds workshop for hospitality sector

RIYADH: The Saudi Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) held a virtual workshop, with the participation of the Association of Restaurants and Cafes (Qout), aimed at human resources officials and managers of such establishments.This is part of Hadaf’s efforts…

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Call to register Saudis with support program

Call to register Saudis with support program

RIYADH: The Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) on Monday urged the private sector to quickly register their Saudi employees with the Employment Support Program through the National Labor Gateway (TAQAT).The program is part of a…

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UAE medical workers treating virus patients ‘exempt from fasting

UAE medical workers treating virus patients ‘exempt from fasting

DUBAI: Religious authorities in the United Arab Emirates said medical workers treating COVID-19 patients are exempt from fasting during Ramadan and urged Muslims not to congregate for prayers during the holy month expected to start…

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Kuwait expands curfew, extends public sector work suspension

Kuwait expands curfew, extends public sector work suspension

KUWAIT: Kuwait will extend the suspension of work in the public sector including at government ministries until May 31 and expand a nationwide curfew to 16 hours as part of efforts to combat the coronavirus,…

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Madinah governor: Migrant workers are our guests, their well-being and safety is our responsibility

Madinah governor: Migrant workers are our guests, their well-being and safety is our responsibility

MADINAH: The well-being of migrant workers and securing appropriate living conditions for them regardless of their nationality is at the heart of the Kingdom’s efforts, said Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman. “Our religion urges…

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Saudi Human Resources Development Fund holds workshop to develop training programs

Saudi Human Resources Development Fund holds workshop to develop training programs

RIYADH: The Saudi Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) held a workshop at its Riyadh headquarters to develop a private sector employment training program and improve the quality of program outcomes.Mohammed Al-Shuwaier, director general for the…

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Japan completes training of Saudi engineers

Japan completes training of Saudi engineers

JEDDAH: Saudi engineers have completed a training program set up by the Kingdom and Japan as part of a long-term strategic partnership between the two countries.The 25 engineers undertook the program at the Saudi Authority…

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