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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 724

Saudi Arabia

Volunteers active in Ramadan

“Makkah Youth at Your Service” is a program that aims to serve elderly and disabled Umrah performers who cannot perform Tawaf on foot in Ramadan and have to use the wheelchairs provided by the Project for Respecting the Sanctity of Makkah.

Over thousand security cameras to monitor Prophet’s Mosque

Ministry of Interior’s Prophet’s Mosque (Madina) Force is working on installing a new surveillance system consisting of 1,300 sophisticated security cameras to monitor worshippers entering the mosque at its 86 gates, reported Al-Watan newspaper Saturday.

Workshop on Youth Development in PMU Campus

Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University (PMU) organized a workshop on youth development and to search avenues for overall growth of Saudi youths. Intellectuals and likeminded individuals gathered on this occasion to discuss such issues. This workshop explored new opportunities for the Saudi youth community.

Simulation Technology Workshop at Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University


The College of Engineering at Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University (PMU) organized a simulation workshop in its campus where professionals had hands on training to sharpen their existing skills further. This workshop offered specialized training with practical impact according to the industry needs.

PMU College Accreditation Possibilities from AACSB

The College of Business Administration Dean at Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University (PMU), Dr. Hesham Magd along with an instructor Mr. Douglas Cisneros attended Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Business Accreditation Seminar in Tampa, Florida, the USA to explore avenues that guide management schools to focus at global accreditation exposures.

Saudi government declares Saturday a public holiday

Saturday a normal full working day in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been declared a public holiday to honor the King Abdullah’s arrival in the country on Wednesday

Vicious campaign:George W. Bush won his re-election by scaremongering the American public.

Although the 9/11 attacks took place under his watch, he warned the public against a repeat of such a disaster if they did not vote for him for a second time! The gullible voters fell for this.

Riyadh awaits King’s arrival

Elaborate arrangements are being made in the Saudi capital Riyadh to accord a warm welcome to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah who is to arrive soon in the kingdom following his full recovery from surgery in the United States.

SunGard Conference Paves the Way for Future Technology


Recently concluded SunGard Higher Education Middle East User Group (SMEUG) Conference 2010 on “Enabling Student Success: The New Knowledge Economy” held in Dubai last December offered new direction for technology use in the higher education institutions. Its participants included corporate bigwigs and academicians from more than 25 countries.

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