Chargé d’Affaires Speaks at the Cultural Property and Antiquities Trafficking Program

This international cooperation is working against the illegal trade in antiquities that threatens the heritage of all of us. We have the opportunity to bring here to Saudi Arabia some of the United States government experts who do this very important work on behalf of our government from agencies like the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of J... Read More »

U.S. Embassy Riyadh to Offer Foreign Service Officer Test October 2016

Interested in joining the U.S. Department of State as a Foreign Service Officer (FSO)?   U.S. Embassy Riyadh will be hosting the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) on Tuesday, October 4 and Wednesday, October 5, 2016.  Test Registration opens August 24, 2016 and closes September 28, 2016.   Eligibility Requirements: All applicants must be U.S. cit... Read More »

U.S. Mission Saudi Arabia launches its Snapchat account

The United States mission in Saudi Arabia has created its Snapchat account as part of its social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, , Youtube, and Instagram).  Like U.S. Mission Saudi Arabia’s other communication channels, the account will enhance the communication with Saudi audiences. It will also provide an extra platform to educate, guide... Read More »

2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit Delegates from Saudi Arabia

Statement by the U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Joseph W. Westphal 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit Delegates from Saudi Arabia “I am happy to announce that Rafah Alkhatib, Nermin Sa’d, Ahmed Hamdan, Salem Alenzi, Salim Hammoud, Ahmad Shadid, Hamza Raad, Raoum AlSuhaibani, Bader al-Zahrani, and Mazen Hayek will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), which will take place June 22-... Read More »

US holds ‘Telepathy’ to showcase cultural ties with Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: Quincy House, the official residence of the US envoy in the Diplomatic Quarters here, organized “Telepathy,” its fifth art exhibition to explore the fine arts created by the shared experiences of Saudi and American artists with the ability to build bridges for people from the two countries and help promote cultural ties. Speaking at the closing ceremony, US Ambassador Joseph Westphal a... Read More »
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