Saudi Arabia

November 16, 2014

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to return their ambassadors to Qatar. [AFP]
22:08 GMT

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to return their ambassadors to Qatar

The four-day event was held in Riyadh. (AFP/File)
07:30 GMT

Saudi Arabia's 26th International Construction Technology and Building Materials Trade Exhibition successfully concluded following the four-day run in Riyadh.

November 14, 2014

The border town of Arsal has been the site of fierce clashes between militants and the Lebanese army in recent months, sparking high tensions between Syrians refugees and Lebanese host communities. (AFP/File)
09:37 GMT

A bomb hit a Lebanese military vehicle Friday in the outskirts of Arsal's northeast region, according to a security source, wounding two soldiers.

November 13, 2014

One of the underwear (cropped) shots in which Omran appears to be naked in. (Image: Facebook)
11:16 GMT

Saudi-Turkish model Tomy Omran took off his clothes once again for a brand new photo shoot!

November 12, 2014

Al Jasmi and Sager will sing their duet during the opening ceremony of the Gulf Cup of Nations. (Image: Facebook)
14:14 GMT

As football fans prepare for the launch of the Gulf Cup of Nations, UAE singer Hussain al Jasmi and Saudi singer Rabeh Sager prepare to sing their latest duet live during the event!

 Masum is in Saudi Arabia for the highest-level talksbetween the two neighbours in years, as relations thaw in the face of the jihadist threat. [AFP]
14:10 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz met with Iraqi President Fuad Masoum at the Royal Palace in Riyadh on Tuesday evening, to discuss regional developments and steps to improve the relationship between the two countries.

CEO of New Medical Center Group of Companies, B.R. Shetty, will invest millions in Saudi's new Jazan industrial city. (Shutterstock)
06:53 GMT

A top Indian billionaire will invest up to $266.5 million in Saudi Arabia's healthcare and pharmaceutical manufacturing sector.

November 11, 2014

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz. [AFP]
14:15 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz left the Kingdom for Australia on Monday to represent Saudi Arabia at the G20 summit.

His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhamad Al-Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, with the actor Adel Imam at #SIBF14. (Image: Facebook)
09:57 GMT

Egyptian actor Adel Imam praised Saudi Arabia and UAE’s support to Egypt during the turbulent political situation it recently went through.

November 10, 2014

Penalties varied according to the different infringements, with some included the halt of e-services, fines and limiting the issuance of labor permits.
17:20 GMT

The Ministry of Labor fined more than 74,500 establishments with penalties over SR12.80 million (3.4 million USD) during 2014 so far.

November 8, 2014

Women have led small, but increasingly bold protests with their cars over the past year. (AFP/File)
11:59 GMT

The Saudi Shura Council recommended that the government lift the driving ban and replace it with strict guidelines for allowing women to drive.

November 7, 2014

This image from Twitter is said to show the aftermath of the shooting attack in Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia.
08:30 GMT

The total number of dead now stands at 13 from Monday's shooting attack and its aftermath.

November 6, 2014

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius had hailed the conclusion of the deal as a major boost to the Lebanese army's ability to tackle "terrorism".
16:26 GMT

The deal, first announced in December by former President Michel Sleiman, comes as the poorly equipped Lebanese Army battles jihadists.

The reality is that women working from home can be more productive in some tasks such as accounting, scheduling and responding to customers’ inquiries.
04:55 GMT

Most women aged 25 to 44 prefer working from home due to the amount of responsibilities they have with their work and family lives.

November 5, 2014

“The budget of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia depends 90 per cent on oil … I’ve already said that this is a huge mistake,” said the prince.
21:09 GMT

Prince Alwaleed publicly urged the government last month to do more to protect the economy of the world’s top oil exporter from the slide.