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Saudi rock art now UNESCO World Heritage Site

UNESCO has inscribed rock drawings in the Hail region on the World Heritage List. The site in the Hail region includes two components situated in a desert...

Thousands Attend Ramadan Festival

Over 20,000 visitors attended the second Ramadan festival, Ramadanana Kida, which means "Our Ramadan Was Like This." Deputy Jeddah governor and festival supervisor Mohammed Al-Waffi...

Jeddah’s Oldest Mosque Reopens

Following the completion of restoration work, Al Shafi'i mosque reopened on June 23. Al Shafi'i is the oldest mosque in Jeddah, built in 1250. The late...

“Art in Airports” Showcases Local Artists at Riyadh Airport

Millions of travelers arriving at King Khalid International Airport (KKIA) in Riyadh can now experience local Saudi artists. The "Connected: Art in Airport" Exhibition is...

Princess Reem Captures Saudi With Renown Photography

The granddaughter of the late King Faisal Al-Saud, Princess Reem Al-Faisal, is a renown photographer, with a career of spanning over close to 25...

Saudi’s Foreign Scholarship Program Tied to Employment

Saudi Arabia's Education Ministry has linked the government's foreign scholarship program to employment. The program not only creates jobs for the graduates of foreign universities,...