Saudi Arabia has halted chicken and beef imports from four Brazilian companies for safety measures.
University of Dammam has appointed its first female dean since its opening in 1975.
Saudi Aramco is seeking to issue $2 billion worth debut Islamic bond sale, the first step of a plan to tap markets for an estimated $10 billion.
Chinese 3D printed housing company WinSun said it has reached an agreement with Saudi Arabia to lease 100 3D printers.
Leading human rights group Amnesty International has crticized the US and UK for the "shameful contradiction" of providing aim to Yemen while supplying arms to Saudi Arabia, which has been bombing the country for two years.
March 22, 2017
The Haramain train will start operation in 2018, local daily Al-Madina reported on Tuesday.
The star will be headed to the Kingdom next weekend.
The Saudi Ministry of Labor said the Nitaqat program aims to provide job opportunities for Saudi nationals and reduce the unemployment rate to 9 percent.
March 21, 2017
Despite low oil prices and modest growth levels in 2016, S&P believes that the GCC health sector will still offer insurers opportunities.
Saudi Arabia is reportedly studying procedures to impose two types of tax for foreigners with self employed status.
Two shipments of gasoline from Aramco will arrive on March 25 or 26, after two other shipments of diesel oil arrived over the past two days at the seaports of Suez and Ain Al-Sokhna.
March 20, 2017
Saudis in the country's capital Riyadh were angry that school had not been cancelled during a sandstorm, and aired calls for the city's education director to resign.
Saudi Arabia's new remote employment program is the latest effort to increase women's participation in the workforce.
Oracle will invest in the IT sector in support of Saudi's plans to diversify the economy and create new job opportunities for youths.
March 19, 2017
Saudi Arabia and China have agreed to increase their cooperation in the oil sector, including in Saudi oil exports to China.
Not everyone was happy to see him propose in front of the Kaaba.
A missile fired at the King Salman Air Base in Riyadh caused heavy losses.
A Saudi woman sets a milestone by becoming the country's first female tourist guide.
The CMA MoU will strengthen cooperation in the implementation of laws relating to the issuance of securities and other investment instruments, supervision of stock markets, and setting professional standards.
March 16, 2017
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman oversaw the signing of deals worth potentially $65bn as he began a visit to Beijing on Thursday.
China hosts Saudi Arabia's King Salman in Beijing in an effort to strengthen economic and diplomatic ties.
Saudi's Ministry of Education had issued new rules requiring private schools to move to buildings more suitable for education within two academic years, threatening the closure of many schools.
Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labor said it plans to professionalize the main occupations in the non-profit sector and add 60,000 job opportunities.
Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman has met with the US President and announced the development of a new Saudi-US investment program.
According to a new report, Saudi banks are more profitable than most of their GCC peers.
March 15, 2017
US President Donald Trump hosted Saudi Arabia's powerful Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman al-Saud at the White House Tuesday, for talks expected to focus on the economy and rolling back Iranian influence in the Middle East.
It comes a day after another round of Saudi airstrikes killed 28 Houthis in northern Yemen.
March 14, 2017
Alwaleed Philanthropies has sealed a new partnership with Thomson Reuters Foundation focused on empowering female journalists in Saudi Arabia.
Al Rajhi Capital analysts expects Saudi Arabia's budget surplus will be achieved by 2020 if reforms in the fiscal balance program are implemented within the set timeline.
The strikes occurred against Houthi positions in the northern Hajjah province near the Saudi border.
Saudi Arabia and Japan agreed to promote 31 projects in 9 areas of cooperation, including a joint study on the possible listing of Saudi Aramco on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
OPEC may have to choose between giving rival higher-cost producers a reason to pump more or cutting back its supply and some market share for the sake of higher prices and market balance.
March 13, 2017
Al-Ahli's Everton Ribeiro (C) fights for the ball against Al-Taawun's Ricardo Tavares Machado (L) and Abdullah Ibrahim Kano (R) during the AFC Champions League group stage football match between UAE's Al-Ahli and Saudi Arabia's Al-Taawun on March 13, 2017, at the Al-Rashid Stadium in Dubai. STRINGER / AFP
The meeting would mark the first between top-level Saudi and US officials since Trump came into office in January.
The president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage announced new tourism destinations in the western region, and the launch of a new domestic tourism campaign for students.
King Salman has arrived in Japan to meet with Emperor Akihito and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a four-day stay, the first visit by a Saudi king to Japan in 46 years.
March 12, 2017
The legendary Arab singers performed live in the Saudi capital on Thursday night in a rare music concert.
Saudi oil minister Khalid Al Falih is concerned about the investment’s inability all over the world to keep pace with the needs of development in the hydrocarbon industry.
Rescue workers battled the blaze to pull bodies out of the rubble from the blast, which struck the Red Sea fishing town of Khoukha.
March 11, 2017
Dr. Mariam Saleh Binladen, a Saudi dentist and humanitarian, set a new record that added to her tally of world records, while crossing the Dubai Creek and the Dubai Water Canal, swimming a total distance of 24 kilometres (km) on Friday, 10th March, 2017.