Saudi warplanes have been targeting residential areas in Yemen this week, causing multiple civilian casualties.
Saudi grant to Jordan includes $65M for road rehabilitation, $100M for communities hosting Syrian refugees, and a $53.3M soft loan agreement.
Al-Qaeda threatens retaliation attacks if Saudi goes through with the planned executions of more than 50 people for "terrorist crimes."
This is the first election in Saudi Arabia in which women are allowed to vote and run for office.
November 30, 2015
Women are still not allowed to drive, but this step forward for gender equality is still historic.
Saudi Arabia’s Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) has slapped a fine of SR552 million ($147 million) on several service providers for violating CITC rules and licence conditions during the 12 months ending mid-October.
Warplanes targeted residential neighborhoods in Sa'ada and Taiz.
Saudi Arabia prepares to welcome over six million Umrah pilgrims to the Grand Mosque and the Prophet's Mosque.
Celebrity chef Gary McKenna says the food industry is the place to be.
November 29, 2015
Jumeirah Group is planning to open branches in five major cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. These are Jeddah, Riyadh, Dammam, Madinah, and Makkah.
Saudi Arabia is investing heavily in exploration, as demand for natural gas is expected to nearly double by 2030 from 2011's levels.
Airstrikes and skirmishes in Yemen on Sunday have killed civilians in multiple provinces.
Ashraf Fayadh was sentenced to death for apostasy, and now Saudi Arabia plans to sue those who think that the punishment is Daesh-like.
A skirmish on the Yemeni-Saudi border Saturday night caused artillery to strike inside Saudi, killing one.
Despite international outcry, human rights experts worry that Ali al-Nimr will be put to death even though he was 17 at the time of his arrest.
November 27, 2015
Human Rights watch criticized Saudi Arabia for indiscriminately targeting civilians during airstrikes in Yemen.
Amnesty International said the kingdom intends to execute some 55 people for alleged "terrorist crimes".
Austria's Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz condemned the kingdom's track record on human rights during a meeting with his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh.
November 26, 2015
The White House has praised the efforts of Saudi Arabia to cut off funding for the Daesh militant group, local media reported Wednesday.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has become the first Arab country and the tenth internationally to join the protocol to eliminate illicit trade in tobacco products.
Following launches in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Egypt and Morocco, customers in KSA can now enjoy an end-to-end service in Arabic on the travel booking portal.
Airstrikes were carried out in the northern Saada province, targeting the city of Baqam.
The deadline for 'feminizing' women's retail stores in Saudi Arabia has been extended to allow companies more time to adapt working practices and conditions to women's needs.
Saudi Arabia added a dozen Hezbollah leaders to their "terrorism list" and will freeze their assets.
The Saudi Fund for Development loans supplement grants by the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, to help meet Egypt's growing energy needs.
November 25, 2015
One of Saudi Arabia's biggest construction firms has announced the immediate layoff of 15,000 staff in order to trim budgets affected by low oil prices.
A new report has seen a doubling in cybercrime in the first half of 2015, with the energy and telecom industries being the most targeted.
Some 35,000 workers are putting the final touches on the circumambulation area and northern plazas of Mecca's pilgrimage site.
Ahead of the climate change conference in Paris, Somalia claims that its forests have been destroyed to cater to the Middle East's hubbly bubbly obsession.
November 24, 2015
Glowork, a Saudi agency that matches job-seeking Saudi women to jobs online, took home the social entrepreneurship award at the second iteration of the 2015 Emirates Award for Arabian Gulf Youth.
The most recent death marks 548 deaths from MERS in Saudi since 2012.
Saudi Arabia's Communications and Information Technology Commission quashes rumors that free net-based apps such as Tango and Whatsapp would be blocked.
At least 15 people were killed by Saudi airstrikes around Yemen after the kingdom launched a series of attacks against Houthi militants.
November 23, 2015
Everyone's talking about Syria and Iraq, but much less discussed is the war in Yemen and the number of countries actually involved.
Jordan is removing Saudi and Turkish funded militant groups from their official list of terrorist organizations.
Iran defeated Saudi Arabia in the 2015 Asian Qualification Tournament on Sunday and made its way to the semifinals.
Jumeirah, part of Dubai Holding, has 23 hotels across the globe but plans 100 hotels by 2020, with Saudi Arabia being top priority.
Following a two billion dollar investment, Wuzzuf.com plans to reach one million users by 2020, with ambitious expansion plans in the UAE and Saudi Arabia.
November 22, 2015
A new Bank of America Merrill Lynch report warns that $30 per barrel oil prices could accelerate the drain on Saudi's foreign reserves, which have already been falling at a rapid rate.
A new tax on undeveloped land will rake in an estimated $50 billion and is intended to force land owners to fully develop land and solve the housing shortage.
November 21, 2015
The Saudi regime has sentenced a Palestinian poet and leading figure in the kingdom’s growing contemporary art to death over accusations of insulting and renouncing Islam, which he has categorically denied.
November 19, 2015
The Riyadh-based King Fahad National Library (KFNL) was picked as the best architectural work in 2015 by global A+Award program, according to an online report.
As parts of the country recover from heavy flooding that killed eight people, an environmental expert warns that the Kingdom's dams can't hold floodwaters due to poor maintenance.
The battle between Houthis and government forces to control Taiz will be the focal point of peace talks in Yemen. Here is why.
Iran's FM met with the UN special envoy to Yemen to discuss intervening in the ongoing conflict.
November 18, 2015
Omani hospitals are treating hundreds of Yemenis wounded in the ongoing conflict in Yemen.
Saudi's Prince Alwalid bin Talal gives Disneyland Paris a $52.37 million boost, one year after joining a bailout effort.
Saudi Arabia striker Mohammad Al-Sahlawi scored five goals to lead his team to a 10-0 thumping of East Timor in their World Cup qualifier in Dili Tuesday.
UNICEF warned that at least half a million Yemeni children are facing severe malnutrition due to the country's ongoing war.
Two members of Saudi security forces were shot dead Wednesday in the eastern region of the kingdom by unknown assailants.
Construction of the college and a five-star hotel in Dammam is expected to be completed at the end of 2016.
Flash flooding caused by heavy rains left at least 5 people dead along Saudi Arabia's Red Sea coast.