May 14, 2014
Development of the Saudi petrochemical sector is part of Riyadh's strategy for diversifying the economy away from heavy dependence on crude export revenues.
Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister told reporters Wednesday that Tehran "has not received a written invitation for its foreign minister to visit Saudi Arabia," but is planning to in the near future.
Saudi Arabia will most likely lift the travel ban on Lebanon at the end of May.
May 13, 2014
Riyadh announced Tuesday that Saudi Arabia is "ready to negotiate" with its rival Iran.
A first for the Gulf, the OSN television series "Saudi Doctors" will shed light on everyday health and lifestyle issues.
The Shoura Council directed on Monday the General Organization for Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) to present a time-bound plan to Saudize the posts of pilots at the national flag carrier.
May 12, 2014
The Syrian opposition group ISIL has threatened to take its war with rival opposition group al Nusra Front to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
May 11, 2014
As part of its $1 billion investment commitment to the Kingdom, GE has joined hands with Saudi Aramco and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to launch the first all-female business process services center in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
May 9, 2014
The grand mufti of Saudi Arabia has slammed Nigerian group Boko Haram, saying the terrorists "smear the image of Islam," after 250 school girls were kidnapped near the Cameroon border.
The World Health Organization said on Wednesday that there is no travel ban for Saudi Arabia as a result of increasing MERS cases in the country.
May 8, 2014
Egypt is likely to ban pilgrims to Saudi Arabia amid growing concern over the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, according to a former health minister.
Saudi Arabia reported four more people have died from the MERS virus bringing the number of infections up to 449 since 2012.
Founder of a human rights group and prominent blogger Raif Badawi was sentenced to 10 years in jail, 1,000 lashes and ordered to pay a $267,000 fine for insulting Islam and adopting a liberal ideology.
May 7, 2014
In the second part of Sisi's first interview since announcing his candidacy, Sisi said financial aid from the Gulf states has surpassed $20 billion since June 30.
May 6, 2014
Saudi Arabia "dismantled a terrorist organization" that was plotting to attack government facilities and foreign interests.