The Council of Ministers, in its session today – via video call – chaired by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, approved the amendment of the executive regulations of the white land fees system, as well as the amendment of the controls for accepting scholarship students for non-Saudis in institutions of higher education in Saudi Arabia and caring for them.Intensify efforts
At the beginning of the session, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques addressed the Lord Almighty, with praise and thanksgiving, for what he had given to all Muslims, from reaching the blessed month of Ramadan, the month of the Qur’an, mercy and forgiveness. And their worship, and directing the state agencies to intensify, concert and integrate efforts to provide the best services to the guests of Rahman, to ensure their comfort, and to ensure their safety and security. He expressed his thanks and appreciation to his brothers, Their Majesties, Highnesses and Highnesses, leaders of brotherly countries, and to citizens and residents in the Kingdom, for their good wishes and sincere prayers, on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, calling on God – the Almighty – to accept from everyone the good of deeds, and for the Corona pandemic to reveal Muslim countries and countries The world, and to repeat this occasion on the Islamic Ummah with goodness, blessings and more security and stability
The Minister-designate, Majid Al-Qasabi, stated that the Council of Ministers discussed, as a result, the rapid development and economic renaissance the Kingdom is witnessing at all levels. According to the plans and programs of (Vision 2030), and the initiatives that fall under it in the renewable energy sector, we congratulate in this context what the Crown Prince announced about new projects that represent essential parts of the Kingdom’s pioneering role towards common international issues, and embody the efforts aimed at localization and enhancing local content, And enabling the local manufacture of components for the production of solar energy and wind energy, so that the Kingdom will, over the next ten years, become a global center for conventional and renewable energy and its technologies.
The Council reviewed the developments of the Corona pandemic at the local and international levels, the latest statistics and indicators, and what the vaccination campaign recorded in terms of exceeding the vaccine doses for more than six million doses through more than (587) centers in various regions of the Kingdom, as well as monitoring, follow-up, and continuous evaluation of preventive measures. The Cabinet dealt with a number of issues on the latest developments in the events and their developments on the Arab, regional and international arenas, and the efforts made to promote peace, stability and development in the region and the world. He indicated that the Council was informed of the topics on its agenda, including topics that the Shura Council participated in its study, as well as the findings of each of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs, the Council of Political and Security Affairs, the General Committee of the Council of Ministers, and the Council of Experts in the Council of Ministers about it. .
An agreement between the Kingdom and the International Fund for Agricultural Development regarding the establishment of an office for relations with the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council.
An agreement between the Kingdom and Latvia to avoid double taxation regarding taxes on income and capital and to prevent tax evasion and its accompanying protocol.
– Amending Article 5 of the Anti-Commercial Fraud Law, as mentioned in the decision.
– Without prejudice to the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing exercising its specializations stipulated in the penalties list for municipal violations, the Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing and the Minister of Health agree to determine the violations related to the jurisdiction of the regularly established Ministry of Health set by the Ministry of Health, and to apply the penalties stipulated in the regulation.
Approval of the final account of the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization.
– Amending the executive regulations of the white land fees system, as mentioned in the decision.
– Amending the controls for accepting scholarship students for non-Saudis in institutions of higher education in Saudi Arabia and caring for them, as indicated in the decision.
Approval of a number of promotions
– Muhammad bin Abdullah Al-Harbi is promoted to a position (social counselor) at the 15th rank at the Ministry of Human Resources.
Awad bin Abdullah Al-Shahrani is promoted to the position of (Social Security Adviser) at the 15th rank at the Ministry of Human Resources.
– Muhammad bin Makni Al-Buqami is promoted to the position of (Information Technology Consultant) at the 15th rank at the Ministry of Human Resources.
Hala bint Mazyad Al-Tuwaijri is promoted to a position (management consultant) at the 15th rank at the Ministry of Human Resources.
Badr bin Abdulrahman Al-Othman is promoted to the position of Director General of Financial Affairs (Rank 14) in the Medical Services of the Armed Forces.
Fahid bin Shabib Al-Qahtani is promoted to the position of Director General of Warehouses, Rank 14, at the Ministry of Defense.
Muhammad bin Hamad Al-Faisal is promoted to a position (civil advisor engineer) at rank 14 in the armed forces.
Khalid bin Ibrahim Al-Otaibi is promoted to the position of Director General of Financial Affairs (Rank 14) in the Land Forces.
Ibrahim bin Rashid Al-Hwaimel is promoted to a position (planning consultant) at the 14th rank at the Ministry of Defense.
Abdul Rahman bin Saud bin Muaqil is promoted to a position (Marketing Consultant) at the 14th rank at the Ministry of Commerce.
Abdul Rahman bin Salem Shukr is promoted to a position (legal advisor) at the 14th rank at the Ministry of Commerce.
– Tayseer bin Saleh Rajeh is promoted to a position (Director General of the Information Technology Department) at the 14th rank at the Ministry of Economy and Planning.
Abdo bin Yahya Daghriri is promoted to the position of Director General of the Ministry’s Branch in Jeddah, Rank 14, at the Ministry of Economy and Planning.
Khalid bin Nasser Al-Khaldi is promoted to a position (Assistant General Manager of the Diwan Branch in the Eastern Province) at the 14th rank at the Audit Bureau.
Salem bin Wasl Al-Farsi is promoted to the position of Director General of the Reporting Office at the 14th rank at the Audit Bureau.
The Council of Ministers also reviewed a number of general topics on its agenda, including annual reports of the “former” Ministry of Housing, the General Authority for Foreign Trade, the General Authority for Ports, the Public Authority for Cybersecurity, and the General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque. Needed about those topics.