Tag: Saudi Arabia

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 ...

staffMarch 19, 2018

Crown Prince – Abaya robe not necessary for Saudi women

RIYADH – Women in Saudi Arabia need not wear headscarves or the black abaya – the loose-fitting, full-length robes symbolic ...

staffMarch 19, 2018

Saudi fund to take $400 million stake in Endeavor

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is taking a $400 million stake in Endeavor, one of Hollywood’s biggest talent and event ...

staffMarch 6, 2018

Egypt seeks investment during MBS visit

CAIRO – Egypt gave a warm welcome to Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman al-Saud Monday, with military fanfare ...

staffFebruary 28, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince expected to visit U.S. March 19-22 – source

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to travel to the United States for a short visit from March ...

staffFebruary 8, 2018

Saudi Arabia temporarily bans poultry imports from India over bird flu

Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from India after a form of bird ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

Saudi official says all detainees released from Ritz

A Saudi official said on Tuesday all detainees were released from Riyadh’s Ritz-Carlton hotel, where they were held as part ...

staffJanuary 27, 2018

Saudi billionaire Alwaleed Bin Talal freed after settlement

One of the world’s richest men, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, has been released two months after being detained in Saudi ...

staffJanuary 8, 2018

Saudis ‘ban family’ of arrested scholar from travelling

Saudi Arabian authorities have imposed a travel ban on 17 relatives of prominent scholar Salman al-Awda, who has been held ...