Yemeni women supporting the Houthi rebels demonstrate against Saudi-led coalition air strikes, outside a hotel where the United Nations envoy for Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, is staying, in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, on October 25, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 26, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Peace talks held in Kuwait ended in deadlock in August.
US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in London on January 14, 2016. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The US is looking at old and new sectors of investment that are emerging as part of Saudi's National Transformation Program.
Egypt's Ministry of Petroleum has no information about the suspension of supplies during October. (File photo)
October 24, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Egypt's Energy Committee intends to call on the Ministry of Petroleum to review the agreement with Saudi Aramco to find out why the petroleum shipment supplied to Egypt was suspended in October.
A Yemeni boy sits at a market in the old city of the capital Sanaa on October 21, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The lack of clean drinking water available in Yemen has seriously worsened the hygiene situation in the country.
Russian Oil Minister Alexander Novak (L) arrives for a meeting with his Saudi counterpart in Riyadh on October 23, 2016. (AFP/Fayez Nureldine)
October 24, 2016 - 05:27 GMT
Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak is visiting the Kingdom amid hopes in world oil markets for an agreement between Russia and OPEC on initiatives to keep crude above $50 a barrel.
Once completed, the new Suez Canal for Iron and Steel plant will boast a production capacity of about 1.2 million tonnes of steel per annum. (AFP/File)
October 23, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
As per the deal, Saudi International Expertise Association Academy will set up the new factory on a plot owned by the SCA.
Saudi bourse opened to foreign investors June 15, 2016. (AFP/File)
October 23, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
High international demand on Saudi public bonds is irrefutable evidence that the Saudi economy now enjoys high credibility according to World countries, especially after the announcement of the Saudi Vision 2030 and economic reforms.
Saudi Arabia's oil minister outlined the rapidly changing landscape in the energy industry since OPEC last month in Algeria to modestly cut its output. (File photo)
October 23, 2016 - 05:09 GMT
The Saudi Arabian oil minister has announced plans to boost its refining and chemicals business and expand into cleaner energy such as nuclear power.
The hand of a victim amid the destruction following reported airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition air-planes on the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammad Huweis)
October 23, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A UN panel of experts has accused the Saudi Arabia-led coalition of a deliberate “double tap” airstrike on a funeral gathering in Yemen earlier this month. In a report to the UN Security Council, obtained by IRIN, the panel says that the coalition’s second strike in particular “violated its obligations” under international law and it “did not take effective precautionary measures to minimize harm to civilians, including the first responders” on the scene.
A traditional swordsmanship display in Saudi (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 12:36 GMT
The move was welcomed as just and fair by many in the Kingdom.
The $17.5B bond issue kicks off the efforts by the Kingdom to plug its large budget deficit of $87 billion this year due to a hole left by oil prices, which have fallen more than a half from the peak seen in 2013. (File photo)
October 20, 2016 - 05:10 GMT
Saudi Arabia is expected to raise 75 percent more in the $17.5B bond issue than the earlier anticipated, receiving an order book of around $70 billion.
The civilian deaths have drawn particular attention since a strike earlier this month that left more than 140 dead at a funeral ceremony. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sounds of powerful explosions were heard following two airstrikes by alliance jets against the facility, in the eastern part of rebel-controlled Sana'a.
New findings reveal that Saudi Arabia is becoming the number one in the Middle East in term of the use of social media. (Shutterstock)
October 19, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Global Internet Forum and Exhibition will be held for the first time in the Middle East in Jeddah in March 2017.
Women participate in a panel during Batala's launch in Riyadh on Monday. (Arab News)
October 19, 2016 - 12:38 GMT
Announced during an event in Riyadh, the Batala channel has more than 1,000 videos and is categorized by genres such as comedy, education, fitness, and more.
Yemeni children fill empty jerrycans with water from a donated source amid ongoing widespread disruption of water supplies in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
October 19, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The 72-hour truce is due to begin Wednesday night after a meeting held in London on Sunday between John Kerry, Boris Johnson, and UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.
The system was implemented after some employees at Medina’s mayor’s office and municipality were “not strictly following their working hours”. (Shutterstock)
October 19, 2016 - 10:50 GMT
In an attempt to increase productivity, Medina Municipality has imposed a system requiring employees to clock in via fingerprint scanner five times a day.