Saudi Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal Al Saud is the wealthiest Arab in the world with $22.6 billion. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 04, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
There are nearly 6,000 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals in the Middle East with a combined net worth of $995 billion, according to a Wealth-X study. Forty-five percent of these individuals live in Saudi Arabia and the UAE
FIFA to rescue troubled Saudi King Salman (AFP)
October 04, 2015 - 11:48 GMT
Palestine is a headache Saudi King Salman doesn’t need as he confronts rare demands from members of his ruling family that he and his son be removed from power...
Last month Indonesia announced a recall of some 700,000 workers from Saudi Arabia. (Shutterstock)
October 04, 2015 - 05:29 GMT
Mauritania prevents nearly 1000 women from departing for domestic jobs in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi officials seized materials used to make explosive devices in the Syrian national Yasser Mohammed Shafiq Al-Barazi's lab. (Twitter)
October 03, 2015 - 13:20 GMT
A security spokesman of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior announced that the security agencies have got information of great importance on an integrated lab inside a residential house in Al-Fayha'a district in Riyadh city for the manufacture of explosive materials and belts which were about to be used later in criminal operations.
Saudi citizens sent their condolences over the death of Prince Nawaf to the government over social media. (Wikimedia)
October 02, 2015 - 15:31 GMT
Prince Nawaf bin Abdulaziz passed away late Tuesday night at the age of 83.
The unnamed prince claims Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud is
October 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
A Saudi prince says 80 percent of the royal family support his call for a palace coup d'état against Saudi Arabia’s ruler, Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, along with his two anointed successors
The Yemeni government retook the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, a strategic water source that links the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden. (Wikimapia)
October 01, 2015 - 15:59 GMT
The Yemeni government retook the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, a strategic water source that links the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden.
Qasr Al Bint, Mada'in Saleh, Saudia Arabia's first World Heritage Site. (File photo)
October 01, 2015 - 14:32 GMT
Low oil prices are driving diversification efforts, and Saudi Arabia thinks tourism may be the most lucrative solution.
Former Iranian ambassador to Lebanon, Ghazanfar Roknabadi, at the embassy in Beirut in 2013. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
October 01, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Ghazanfar Roknabadi was confirmed dead after he went missing during last week's Hajj tragedy.
Investors are appealing for help from the Minister of Labor to introduce legislation to keep female employees from walking out. (WNYC)
October 01, 2015 - 11:57 GMT
Saudi investors are shutting down lingerie and womens fashion shops, citing difficulties in retaining female staff.
Saudi's government put the stampede death toll at 769, while Iran disputes this. (AFP/File)
October 01, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
Iranian officials said the number of pilgrims killed in the Mina stampede had risen to 464.