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GDNC thwarts attempt to smuggle more than 3.5m amphetamine tablets in Jeddah
The General Directorate of Narcotics Control (GDNC) announced on Wednesday that it had thwarted an attempt to smuggle 3,575,000 amphetamine tablets in Jeddah.
The GDNC said it has thwarted the smuggling of amphetamine tablets at Jeddah Islamic Port that had been found hidden inside a consignment for building materials.
The GDNC spokesperson Maj. Mohammed Al-Najidi said that the seized quantity was in the possession of 2 residents and an expatriate with a visitor visa of Turkish nationality.
The suspects were arrested after taking the initial legal measures against them and been referring them to the Public Prosecution, he said.
Over 344,000 Hajj pilgrims arrive in Madinah
A total of 344,881 pilgrims from several nationalities have arrived in Madinah, through air and land crossings to perform this year’s Hajj.
Saudi women unemployment rate in Q1 lowest in 20 years
The unemployment rate among Saudi women aged 15 years and above reached 20.2 percent at the end of the first quarter of 2022 compared to 22.5 percent by the end of the fourth qu...
Saudi Arabia promises to fix hajj booking system as British pilgrims are left without flights and visas
Earlier this month and with just four weeks before the start of hajj, Saudi Arabia launched a new portal to automate and streamline hajj, an Islamic pilgrimage Muslims undertake...
Two earthquakes strike southern Iran, tremors felt in UAE
UAE’s National Centre of Meteorology confirms earthquake in Iran, magnitude of 6.3 on Richter scale and at a depth of 10 km. This was also felt by UAE residents without any adve...
Jordanian minister all praise for transport services offered to Hajj pilgrims
Jordanian Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Dr. Mohammad Al-Khalaileh praised the remarkable development of transportation services in Saudi Arabia, citing the implementatio...
Saudi ministry updates rules allowing house workers to switch jobs without employer consent
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development has updated the rules with regard to allowing domestic workers to transfer their services to a new employer wit...
Health and wellness on top of Saudi national priorities for research and development
The four keys of Saudi Arabia’s national priorities for research, development and innovation, announced by Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, will be a compass to guide future pr...
Hajj Ministry releases awareness guides in 14 languages
The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, in strategic cooperation with the General Authority for Awqaf, has launched a unique awareness initiative for the pilgrims coming to perform Hajj...
Saudi Arabia issues 80 mining licenses in May
The Saudi Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources issued 80 new mining licenses last May, including 64 building materials and quarry licenses, nine exploration licenses, six ...
US special envoy praises Fiqh Academy for standing up against hate speech
The Secretary-General of the International Islamic Fiqh (Jurisprudence) Academy (IIFA), Dr Koutoub Moustapha Sano, has met with the US Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antise...
India's top court says Nupur Sharma’s ‘loose tongue’ set country on fire
India's top court has rebuked a former spokesperson of the ruling party for her controversial remarks on the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh).
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