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Saudi trucks loaded with aid. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 08:26 GMT
Saudi is distributing food baskets throughout Taiz.
Directed by Bregtje van der Haak, the film titled Saudi Solutions touches on modernity versus fundamentalism. (YouTube)
February 09, 2016 - 17:17 GMT
Directed by Bregtje van der Haak, the film titled Saudi Solutions touches on modernity versus fundamentalism.
Experts says the best protection against the H1N1 virus is a yearly dose of the flu vaccine. (AFP/Jesus Alcazar)
February 09, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
A Palestinian man has succumbed to the H1N1 virus after being treated in an Israeli hospital.
Saudi tanks deploy in Jizan close to the Yemeni border. (AFP/Fayez Nuraldine)
February 09, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri announced Saudi Arabia is prepared for land war in Syria to tackle Daesh as part of the international coalition against the organisation.
Images circulating on the Internet last week showing a sign barring women from entry into a Saudi branch of the popular coffee shop caused major controversy for Starbucks. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 12:42 GMT
Images circulating on the Internet last week showing a sign barring women from entry into a Saudi branch of the popular coffee shop caused major controversy for Starbucks.
Yemenis gather near the rubble of houses close to Sanaa Airport, March 31, 2015, after they were destroyed in an air strike a Saudi-led coalition warplanes. (AFP/ Mohammed Huwais)
February 09, 2016 - 10:44 GMT
Saudi airstrikes targeting several areas across Yemen have killed at least five. Yemeni ballistics struck an airport in Saudi Arabia.
Iran's plan to boost oil production cloud prospects for a major rebound in crude oil prices. (File photo)
February 09, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
As OPEC members continue discussions over how to stabilize the oil market, oil prices continue to slide.
Christina with her ex-husband Sheikh Walid Juffali. (The Times UK)
February 09, 2016 - 08:46 GMT
Former Pirelli model wins right to sue her Saudi billionaire ex-husband for slice of his £4BILLION fortune.
The Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice apparently took issue with the dress-up gag. (Twitter)
February 08, 2016 - 14:50 GMT
The Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice apparently took issue with the dress-up gag.
Saudi is encouraging FDI in order to balance its $98B budget deficit. (File photo)
February 08, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A Saudi committee is examining the possibility of removing the requirement of having a local partner in order to promote foreign direct investment.
Saudi Arabia shot down a Scud missile fired from Yemen Monday morning. (AFP/Kim Jae-Hwan)
February 08, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
A Scud missile fired from Yemen missed its target after being intercepted by Saudi air defenses.
Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari (R) meeting with the new Saudi ambassador to Iraqi Thamer al-Sabhan in the capital Baghdad in January 2016. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia also plans to open an embassy in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, following a 25-year hiatus.
Source: Arab News
February 07, 2016 - 15:41 GMT
The Saudi Badminton Committee (SBC), affiliated to the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, will be organizing a mega event here in cooperation with Evenlode Badminton Club (EBC), Dammam.
UAE ground troops are ready to fight Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 15:13 GMT
The United Arab Emirates is ready to send ground troops to Syria in a US-led coalition, official says.
The Arabian oryx can be found in the Empty Quarter. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage and the Saudi Wildlife Authority plan 20 ecotourism camps in the Empty Quarter (Rub’ Al Khali).
Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo wait on February 5, 2016 in Bab-Al Salama, next to the city of Azaz, northern Syria, near Turkish crossing gate. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 07, 2016 - 13:02 GMT
This week was full of omens that Syria in its already fractured and suffering condition should look forward to more misery.