Monday, September 21, 2020

Prince Alwaleed boosts philanthropy

World philanthropy got a boost when Saudi Arabia’s Prince Alwaleed, pledged to donate his entire $32 billion fortune to philanthropy this week.

“It is a commitment without boundaries. A commitment to all mankind.”  “The donation will be allocated according to a well devised plan throughout the coming years.” “It will be based on a strategy that is supervised and managed by a board of trustees headed by me to ensure that it will be used after my death for humanitarian projects and initiatives,” the prince told reporters on Wednesday in Riyadh.

MOST READ

Kdan Mobile’s DottedSign Includes AATL Certificates to Ensure Users the Highest Level of Electronic Signature Process

Kdan Mobile Software Ltd., a global software as a service (SaaS) company, has announced that its e-signature service DottedSign now includes a digital identity...

Adherence to precautionary measures national responsibility

President of the Supreme Council of Health and Chairman of the National Medical Taskforce for Combating Coronavirus (COVID-19) Lieutenant-General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla...

KHK MMA dominates at BRAVE CF 41 with four huge victories

BRAVE Combat Federation hosted the first of three groundbreaking events last Thursday in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with seven bouts taking place behind closed...

The American University of Bahrain (AUBH) welcomes class of 2024

The American University of Bahrain (AUBH), re-opened its campus in Riffa, following an orientation session for the incoming Class of 2024 students. AUBH Founding...

Bahrain marks World Patient Safety Day

Bahrain joins the world in marking the World Patient Safety Day observed on September 17. This year's theme is “Health Worker Safety: A Priority...

Bahrain exports BD190 Million Worth of Products of National Origins during August 2020

The Information &eGovernment Authority (iGA) issued its foreign trade report of August 2020, encompassing data on the balance of trade, imports, exports (national origin),...

“Virtual Bahrain 2020” conference, exhibition kicks off Tuesday

Under the patronage of Mohammed Ali Al Qaed, Chief Executive of the Information and eGovernment Authority, the "Virtual Bahrain 2020" conference and exhibition will...

stc Bahrain joins stc Group as the diamond sponsor of Virtual Capacity Middle East

stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, joins stc group Kuwait and KSA as a Diamond sponsor of the virtual Capacity Middle East Conference 2020,...

The aftermath of a historic night for BRAVE CF and Arab MMA

BRAVE Combat Federation’s vision of globalizing the sport started within the Arab world, which was often overseen by many other organizations, and to provide...

Health Minister receives Indian ambassador

Health Minister Faeqa bint Saeed Al Saleh, received Indian Ambassador to Bahrain Piyush Srivastava. The minister praised the historical relations between Bahrain and India in...

HH Khalid bin Hamad congratulates ‘Your Talent at Home’ winners

First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sport (SCYS) and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin...

Carrefour Bahrain Introduces ‘Click and Collect’: The Latest Innovation for Faster and More Flexible Online Shopping

Carrefour, operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the Kingdom of Bahrain, is introducing Click and Collect, a new service that will give online shoppers...

CBB warns consumers when dealing with personal and banking information

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) called on consumers to be cautious and vigilant when dealing with their personal and banking information. This warning came...

Loan payment deference to help citizens, SMEs

The banks’ response to defer loan payments until the end of the year is a continuation of the initiatives in the financial and economic...

HM King’s humanitarian initiatives lauded by Sudan’s foreign minister

Sudan’s Acting Foreign Minister Omar Qamar Al Din Ismail has praised the support of His Majesty the King to Sudan in various circumstances and...