Saudi Wins Toastmasters Competition

Toastmasters is in international non profit organization, with a following that is not too small in Saudi Arabia, with toastmasters clubs in all major Saudi cities and expanding to smaller ones. This year, Mohammad Qahtani, a toastmaster from Dhahran won the 2015 international toastmasters competition in Las Vegas, with his speech “the power of words”….
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New Changes in the Saudi Government 

Something historical happened in Saudi Arabia, the morning of April 29, 2015 saw a change in cabinet unlike any we have seen before. From crown princes to ministers, mostly all chairs/positions have new people in the seats. I’m not an authority on Saudi history, but not since the late Kings Saud and Faisal has anyone in…
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Saudi Streetart Exhibition In Jeddah

I tried to visit this place, unfortunately I couldn’t find a parking space. I circled the area three times, got into a fender bender and quit trying to find the place and went to have dinner instead.

The Passing Away of King Abdullah

January 23, 2015 This Friday morning we woke up to the sad news of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz passing away. I woke up and opened my phone to see if anyone had sent any important messages, I saw an unusual number of messages for a Friday morning, and as I read the news of King…
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The New iPhone six’s

The new iPhone(s) 6 just came out, ever since Steve passed away they started doing them in twos, first the 5S and the 5C, now the 6 and the 6 plus, and they are getting bigger and better. Phones seem to follow a cycle of big to small then small to big, and it’s funny…
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Game of Thrones Saudi

Many people I know watch Game of Thrones, including my wife and I, something in me wants to read the book, or the series of the books, but I don’t want to ruin the show, if that makes sense at all. Imagine my surprise to see this on the internet today, my heart skipped a…
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Obama in Saudi Arabia


US president Barack Obama visits Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah for the second time, or maybe his third time, to discuss the situations around us, I’m guessing Qatar, Syria, Egypt, Yemen, Iran, are all on the agenda. Qatar for the recent fallout, Syria for the many years of the world standing still and watching, Egypt for…
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