Saudi student awarded for first-aid invention

The conference aims to increase public awareness of the needs of our gifted and talented youths. (SPA)
Updated 16 March 2019
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Saudi student awarded for first-aid invention

  • ACGT Chairman Dr. Fathi Jarwan stressed the importance of educational and cultural institutions in sponsoring the gifted and talented

CAIRO: Saudi student Duaa Salah Khurshid was awarded the first prize of the Arab Council for the Gifted and Talented (ACGT) for her invention of an emergency and first-aid device.
Jordanian Faraha Ammar Al-Suleiman won first prize for most distinguished research. Khurshid received her award at the inaugural session of the ACGT’s 13th conference in Cairo, held under the auspices of the Arab League.
“The conference aims to increase public awareness of the needs of our gifted and talented youths,” Inas Al-Farjali, director of the Arab League’s Department of Refugees, Emigrants and Immigration, said in a speech during the inaugural session.
ACGT Chairman Dr. Fathi Jarwan stressed the importance of educational and cultural institutions in sponsoring the gifted and talented.


Saudi crown prince meets with Dubai crown prince

Updated 27 May 2019
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Saudi crown prince meets with Dubai crown prince

JEDDAH: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, crown prince of Dubai, met on Sunday to review the "brotherly historical relations" between the Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates, the Saudi Press Agency reported.
They also discussed the promising opportunities for cooperation in various fields, SPA said.
The meeting was attended by top officials from both sides.
Before the meeting, King Salman received the Dubai crown prince at Al-Safa Palace in Makkah and had iftaar together, along with other officials including  Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim and the chief of the Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques Sheikh Abdulrahman Al-Sudais. 
King Salman is spending the last ten days of Ramadan in the holy city of Makkah.