Tag: Saudi Arabia

staffJune 24, 2018

Saudi air defenses intercept missile above Saudi capital

Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by Yemen’s Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya ...

staffJune 24, 2018

Saudi Arabia overturns ban on women driving

Saudi Arabian women celebrated being able to drive for the first time in decades Sunday, as the kingdom overturned the ...

staffJune 22, 2018

OPEC approves output rise of about 1 Mn barrels

OPEC members have agreed on a combined increase in crude oil output of one million barrels per day, the oil ...

staffJune 7, 2018

Saudi Arabia, UAE hold first meeting of 2-nation council

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have held the first-ever meeting of their Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council, created ...

staffJune 5, 2018

Saudi Arabia issues first driving licenses to women

Saudi Arabia has issued driving licenses to women for the first time in decades just weeks before a ban on ...

staffJune 1, 2018

Saudi princess Vogue cover sparks anger over jailed activists

An image on the cover of Vogue Arabia of a Saudi princess behind the wheel of a red convertible has ...

staffMay 16, 2018

When is Ramadan in 2018?

Turkey says the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, which is determined by the sighting of the new ...

staffApril 28, 2018

Strike kills dozens of Yemen rebels including commanders

DUBAI – An air strike on Yemen’s capital by the Arab-led military coalition has killed dozens of Huthi rebels including ...

staffApril 23, 2018

Air strike on Yemen wedding kills 20

At least 20 people attending a wedding party in northern Yemen, including the bride, are reported to have been killed ...

staffApril 15, 2018

Saudi king seeks Arab unity on Iran, Jerusalem

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia used its perch as host of an annual gathering of Arab leaders Sunday to ...