Daily Archives: March 30, 2016

U.S.'s Biden, Ukraine's Poroshenko to meet Thursday -White House

U.S.’s Biden, Ukraine’s Poroshenko to meet Thursday -White House

الخميس 1437/6/22 هـ الموافق 2016/03/31 م واس

WASHINGTON, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who is visiting Washington to take part in a nuclear summit, will meet on Thursday, the White House said, according to Reuters.

Biden and Poroshenko will hold a working lunch, the White House said in a statement on Wednesday. President Barack Obama will convene leaders from more than 50 countries in Washington this week for his fourth and final Nuclear Security Summit.

–SPA
02:56 LOCAL TIME 23:56 GMT

UN calls for Congo elections to be held on time in November

UNITED NATIONS, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Wednesday calling for presidential and legislative elections in Congo to be held on schedule in November and rejecting the government’…

Prince Mishaal bin Majed inaugurates Professional and Jobs Specializations Forum

Prince Mishaal bin Majed inaugurates Professional and Jobs Specializations Forum

الخميس 1437/6/22 هـ الموافق 2016/03/31 م واس

Jeddah, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — Prince Mishaal bin Majed bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Jeddah Province, opened here on Wednesday the fourth edition of Professional and Jobs Specializations Forum.

The forum is held with partnership of the Human Resources Development Fund “Hadaf” and Ethraa Consulting Group in Jeddah province.

–SPA
02:09 LOCAL TIME 23:09 GMT

US to deploy Army armoured brigade to Europe

Washington, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — The United States will deploy an armoured brigade combat team to Eastern Europe as Washington bolsters its presence in the region to counter a more aggressive Russia, the military said Wednesday, a…

Governor of Riyadh Region patronizes conclusion of Holy Quran local contest

Governor of Riyadh Region patronizes conclusion of Holy Quran local contest
Thursday 1437/6/22 – 2016/03/31

Riyadh, Jumada II 21, 1437, March 30, 2016, SPA — On behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Sau…

Peru's Humala hikes minimum wage 13 pct ahead of elections

LIMA, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — Peruvian President Ollanta Humala raised the minimum wage on Wednesday by 13 percent to 850 soles ($252) per month, effective May 1, following pay-increase proposals by the country’s presidential candida…

Yemeni government announces its commitment to cease-fire starting 10 April

Yemeni government announces its commitment to cease-fire starting 10 April
Thursday 1437/6/22 – 2016/03/31

Riyadh, Jumada II 22, 1437, March 31, 2016, SPA — Yemeni government announced on Wednesday that it will abide by the cease-fire schedu…

Governor of Eastern Region patronizes King Faisal University's graduation ceremony

Governor of Eastern Region patronizes King Faisal University’s graduation ceremony
Thursday 1437/6/22 – 2016/03/31

Ahsa, Jumada II 21, 1437, March 30, 2016, SPA — Prince Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Eastern Region, patronized on …