Saudi Arabia officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is a desert country encompassing most of the Arabian Peninsula, with Red Sea and Arabian Gulf coastlines. Riyadh, the capital, is a skyscraper-filled metropolis. It is the place where Islam is born and consists of two sacred Mosques: Masjid al-Haram, in Mecca-destination of the annual Hajj pilgrimage and Medina’s Masjid- an-Nabawi-burial site of the prophet Muhammad.
Saudi Arabia, authoritatively known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), is an Arab state in Saudi Arabia is flanked by Jordan and Iraq toward the north, Kuwait toward the upper east, Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates toward the east, Oman toward the southeast, and Yemen toward the south. It is the main country with both a Red Sea coast and a Persian Gulf coast, and a large portion of its territory comprises of bone-dry cold desert or infertile landforms.
Saudi Arabia has an oil-based economy with strong government control over major economic activities. Saudi Arabia possesses 18% of the world's proven petroleum reserves, ranks as the largest exporter of petroleum, and played a leading role in OPEC for many years. The petroleum sector accounts for almost all of Saudi government revenues, and export earnings. Most workers, particularly in the private sector, are foreigners. Saudi Arabia is member of G20.
Several leading Institution for diabetic research in the country include King Abdulaziz University, King Saud University, AL-Imam University. Accoring to IDF There were 3.4 million cases of diabetes in Saudi Arabia in 2015. various research works in the field of Diabetes in Saudi Arabia were published in diabetes and endocrinology journals. Saudi Charitable Association of Diabetes, Saudi Diabetes and Endocrine Association are the members of IDF (International Diabetes Federation)