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Bangladeshi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Vice Rector Al-Ruwais discuss bilateral relations
Bangladeshi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Vice Rector Al-Ruwais discuss bilateral relations

Recently appointed Bangladeshi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Mohammed Shahidul Islam, visited King Saud University on July 17 and was warmly received by Vice Rector A ...


British Officials Tour King Saud University Facilities During Kingdom Visit
British Officials Tour King Saud University Facilities During Kingdom Visit

Two British government officials touring Gulf States included a visit to King Saud University during their stop late last May in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Lord D ...


Azerbaijan Deputy Foreign Minister Hafiz Pashayev visits King Saud University
Azerbaijan Deputy Foreign Minister Hafiz Pashayev visits King Saud University

As part of his Saudi Arabian visit to promote bilateral relations in the fields of diplomacy, research and international affairs, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minis ...


Egyptian PM visits, lauds King Saud University
Egyptian PM visits, lauds King Saud University

Interim Egyptian Prime Minister Dr. Essam Sharaf recently stepped away from the challenges in his country to visit The Gulf, a journey that  included a stop in Saud ...


Egyptian PM visits, lauds King Saud University
Egyptian PM visits, lauds King Saud University

Interim Egyptian Prime Minister Dr. Essam Sharaf recently stepped away from the challenges in his country to visit The Gulf, a journey that  included a stop in Saud ...


Dr. José Narro Robles, National Autonomous University of Mexico delegation, visits KSU
Dr. José Narro Robles, National Autonomous University of Mexico delegation, visits KSU

This week, King Saud University welcomed the Rector of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Dr. José Narro Robles, whose visit promises significant a ...


Dr. Farid Melgani delivers lecture, praises excellence at KSU
Dr. Farid Melgani delivers lecture, praises excellence at KSU

An international expert in computer science recently commended King Saud University for its ground-breaking research in science and technology during a recent visit ...


Vice Rector, Dean of e-Transactions and Communications meet with HP Representatives
Vice Rector, Dean of e-Transactions and Communications meet with HP Representatives

King Saud University Vice Rector Abdulaziz Al-Ruwais and Dr. Yousef Al-Ohali, Dean of e-Transactions and Communications, recently welcomed a delegation from HP led ...


RTIC Receives Prominent UConn Researcher
RTIC Receives Prominent UConn Researcher

On Saturday, March 5, King Saud University’s Riyadh Technology Incubation Center (RTIC) welcomed Gregory Sotzing, a professor in the University of Connecticut’s Dep ...


Finland’s Minister of Education and Science, Henna Virkkunen, visits King Saud University
Finland’s Minister of Education and Science, Henna Virkkunen, visits King Saud University

While in Saudi Arabia to discuss bilateral agreements in the education sector, Finland’s Minister of Education and Science Henna Virkkunen took the opportunity to ...


Former PM’s Brown, Moore discuss emergence of a strong, productive knowledge-based economy in Saudi Arabia
Former PM’s Brown, Moore discuss emergence of a strong, productive knowledge-based economy in Saudi Arabia

In his opening address on Sunday morning, former United Kingdom Prime Minister Gordon Brown recalled a previous visit to Saudi Arabia when he had a discussion with ...


Internationally-acclaimed researcher George Chrousos to discuss scientific aspects of stress
Internationally-acclaimed researcher George Chrousos to discuss scientific aspects of stress

Any Saudi who has had a bad day may want to attend Dr. George Chrousos’ lecture this week on Tuesday, the 18th of January, at King Saud University’s College of Medi ...


Former Prime Ministers headline forum on knowledge-based economy
Former Prime Ministers headline forum on knowledge-based economy

Addresses by two former national prime ministers, the United Kingdom’s Gordon Brown and New Zealand’s Michael Moore, highlighted the opening day of King Saud Univer ...


Gulf business organizations impressed by RTIC Standards
Gulf business organizations impressed by RTIC Standards

King Saud University’s Riyadh Technology Incubation Center was visited Nov. 2, 2010, by Derek Farwagi, RTI International vice president of business development for ...


RTIC receives a delegation from ANGLE Technology
RTIC receives a delegation from ANGLE Technology

Dr. Mezyad Alterkawi, Director of Riyadh Technology Incubation Center (RTIC) has welcomed to Mr. Andrew Newland, founder of ANGLE & Chief Executive along with M ...


Dr. Peer Bork, bioinformatics expert, lectures at King Saud University
Dr. Peer Bork, bioinformatics expert, lectures at King Saud University

Peer Bork, a German bioinformatics expert from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany, visited King Saud University last week to sh ...


Ashley Fox, member of the European Parliament, visits KSU
Ashley Fox, member of the European Parliament, visits KSU

Ashley Fox, a member of the European Parliament (EP), was welcomed to the King Saud University campus yesterday by Mohammed Fnais, Assistant to the Vice Rector for ...


Renowned space policy expert George Abbey tours KSU, discusses potential collaboration
Renowned space policy expert George Abbey tours KSU, discusses potential collaboration

George Abbey, a professor at Rice University and former director of NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, was welcomed to King Saud University this week, where he ...


German delegation visits KSU to discuss venues of cooperation
German delegation visits KSU to discuss venues of cooperation

Stefan Mappus, minister-president of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, and a delegation of the state's business and academic representatives, visited King Saud ...


Azerbaijan Minister of Higher Education tours KSU campus
Azerbaijan Minister of Higher Education tours KSU campus

On Monday, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Higher Education Misir Mardanov visited King Saud University and was received by Rector Abdullah Al-Othman and various Universit ...


University of Columbia's delegation visits King Saud University
University of Columbia's delegation visits King Saud University

A delegation from the University of British Columbia, located in western Canada, visited King Saud University this week to discuss how they could work together in t ...