Sep 22, 2020

His Highness the Chairman of the Board of Directors and the CEO of stc congratulate the Saudi leadership and people on the 90th Saudi National Day

His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Khalid Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal, Chairman of the Board of Directors of stc, congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince - may God bless them - and the beloved Saudi people, on the occasion of the 90th National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. His Highness Prince Mohammed bin Khalid Al-Faisal called Saudi National Day the inspiring historical commemoration of Saudi citizens' love and loyalty for their homeland, and a celebration of the dedication of their fathers and forefathers over nine decades, enabling their homeland today to become a paragon of progress, prosperity and development.

His Highness said: "On this day, we renew our loyalty and covenant with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and His Highness the Crown Prince - may God protect them - in light of the growth and progress of our beloved homeland in various fields, which is attaining new heights of glory through the hard work and perseverance of its loyal sons and daughters." Through its wise policy and ambitious Vision 2030, he added, the Kingdom has become an important player in global political and economic policies, ranking among the top 20 most powerful countries worldwide based on its policies which always call for peace and tolerance. His Excellency referred to the Kingdom's presidency of the G20 Summit, which will be held in Riyadh in November, as the recognition of its distinguished global status.

As for Engineer Nasser Al-Nasser, CEO of stc, he said that National Day marks Saudi Arabia's achievement of remarkable qualitative leaps in all industries and fields. The telecom and IT sectors have witnessed an impressive leap forward in our current era, as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today ranks among the top 10 countries in the world in Internet speed, and also tops the list of G20 countries in digital competitiveness over the past three years in a report issued by the European Center for Digital Competitiveness. He drew attention to the remarkable performance of the Kingdom's robust, cutting-edge digital infrastructure, especially during the coronavirus pandemic, representing a noteworthy example in achieving sustainability for various national sectors.

Nasser explained that "stc" will continue its commitment to be a vital anchor for the national economy, and a key potential for digital transformation according to the Kingdom's ambitious Vision 2030, and the National Transformation Program 2020 looking forward to a bright future for the ICT sector to promote prosperity and growth for our precious homeland and the future of its generations. In honor of the 90th Saudi National Day, stc launched many special offers forits clients. The most important offer is enabling clients to send a congratulatory telegram to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and the Crown Prince free of charge for Mofawtar and Baity customers on September 23 and 24, as well as providing them with unlimited internet access to social media for a 24-hour period, starting automatically on Wednesday 23 September at 12 a.m. for Mofawtar, Sawa and Quicknet customers starting at 12 am, as well as a 90% discount on the Jawwy TV app for new subscribers during September 23-26. A special discount was applied to the price of Jawwy TV movies on demand, reducing it to 90 halalas, in addition to a discount of up to 90 riyals over 3 installments on devices for Mofawtar customers (2 - 3 - 4) up to a maximum of 270 riyals. The offers also includes the stc pay digital wallet with a 90% reduction on on international transfer fees.