RAS TANURA: The Border Guard here is still searching for a Saudi Aramco employee who is feared to have drowned in Ras Tanura on Monday.
RIYADH: The National Commercial Committee at the Council of Saudi Chambers (CSC) recently tackled the issue of absconding workers with Deputy Minister of Labor Ahmed bin Saleh Al-Humaidan to discuss difficulties faced by the private sector in its dealings with the ministry.
RIYADH: The Passport Department has issued 480,000 new identity cards, known as muqeem (resident), since its launch in October.
RIYADH: King Abdulaziz City For Science and Technology (KACST) launched a fund with a capital of SR450 million to support SMEs (small and medium enterprises) to encourage them to participate in projects related to science and technology, its president, Prince Turki bin Saud bin Mohammed Al-Saud, announced here on Wednesday.
JEDDAH: The police have arrested an Arab expatriate for posing as a citizen for 12 years, including causing considerable problems by running up debt, assaulting girls and traffic violations.
RIYADH: The Transparency International Index (TI) organization has moved Saudi Arabia’s rank (48th) upward seven positions on the global index from its previous rank in terms of its anti-corruption drive, according to the TI Corruption Perception Index (CPI) for 2015 released on Wednesday.
RIYADH: The Supreme Judicial Council has rejected a proposal for the National Anti-Corruption Commission (Nazaha) to monitor judges in corruption cases because it believes this would threaten the independence of the judiciary.
JEDDAH: The Asir municipality has arrested a gang run by Arab expatriates who forced the cleaners in their region to beg for money from passers-by in Abha, in violation of the regulations, a media report said on Wednesday.
JEDDAH: The government has decided to have all taxi, school and other public transport drivers undertake annual drug tests as part of measures to reduce road accidents.
JEDDAH: Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal launched the logo of this year’s campaign, “Nation’s Imprint.” The drive aims to unite all segments of the community Kingdomwide.In his address, Prince…