King Salman receives president of UAE’s Federal National Council in Jeddah

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King Salman received the President of the UAE’s Federal National Council Amal Abdullah Al-Qubaisi and other council members at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Wednesday. (SPA)
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King Salman received the President of the UAE’s Federal National Council Amal Abdullah Al-Qubaisi and other council members at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Wednesday. (SPA)
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King Salman received the President of the UAE’s Federal National Council Amal Abdullah Al-Qubaisi and other council members at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Wednesday. (SPA)
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The meeting was attended by Saudi Interior Minister Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud bin Naif, Shoura Council Speaker Abdullah Al-Asheikh, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf, and cabinet member Musaed Al-Aiban. (SPA)
Updated 15 May 2019

King Salman receives president of UAE’s Federal National Council in Jeddah

JEDDAH: King Salman received the President of the UAE’s Federal National Council Amal Abdullah Al-Qubaisi and other council members at Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah on Wednesday.
During the meeting, they reviewed the close relations between the two countries and areas of cooperation between the Saudi Shoura Council and the UAE Federal National Council.
The meeting was attended by Saudi Interior Minister Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud bin Naif, Shoura Council Speaker Abdullah Al-Asheikh, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf, and cabinet member Musaed Al-Aiban.


Saudi Arabia announces 32 more COVID-19 deaths

Updated 04 June 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 32 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The health ministry said 806 more people have recovered from the virus
  • A total of 68,965 patients have recovered from the disease in the Kingdom so far

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced 32 more deaths from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and 1,975 new cases of the disease on Thursday.
Of the new cases, 675 were recorded in Riyadh, 286 in Makkah, 259 in Jeddah, 124 in Madinah and 112 in Hufof.
The health ministry added that 806 more people have recovered from the virus, taking the total number of recoveries in the Kingdom to 68,965.
A total of 611 people have died of the disease in the Kingdom so far.
Health minister Dr. Tawfiq Rabiah urged all citizens and residents earlier this week to wear a mask to help stop the spread of the virus.
“The transmission of COVID-19 will be significantly reduced If everyone commits to wearing a mask when leaving their homes. We urge you to comply with healthy precautionary measures, and ask that you remind those who do not adhere,” he said.