September 26, 2013
The new venture is estimated to create up to 3,000 jobs for Saudi professional females.
September 25, 2013
“Those who prove their efficiency would survive and those who fail to do so will be removed from their posts.”
Two elite soldiers belonging to the elite Saudi National Guard were killed on Tuesday after a bomb accidentally exploded during a routine training drill.
September 24, 2013
Saudi Arabia's GDP registered a record growth in the last five years to reach SR2.66 trillion ($580 billion) in 2012 compared to SR1.95 trillion in 2008, according to a government report.
September 23, 2013
The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Monday hailed Saudi Arabia's "development and dignity" as the Kingdom celebrates its 81st National Day.
The volume of consumer loans given by Saudi local banks rose by 22 percent to reach SR321 billion in the second quarter of the current year compared to the same period last year.
September 22, 2013
A beautiful country and a beautifully big pay check - what could go wrong? It’s time to turn your preconceptions on their heads with Al Bawaba’s guide to living the high life in Arabia.
A packed house at the US Consulate in Jeddah jammed with American music group Mary McBride, made up only of women for the conservative country.
September 20, 2013
Iran's President Rouhani called for closer ties with Saudi Arabia on Thursday, describing the kingdom as a "friend and brother." Rouhani further emphasized improving relations with neighboring countries as a top priority on his foreign policy agenda.
September 19, 2013
Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have approved plans to lay a 350,000-barrel per day (bpd) oil pipeline between the two countries.
“The size of the Saudi economy has quadrupled during the last 10 years to rank first among countries of the region and 19th at the global level,” said Abdullatif Al-Othman, governor of Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA).
September 18, 2013
The Saudi IT market, which is the largest in the Middle East totaled $1billion in 2012, and is expected to surpass $12.4 billion by 2016, according to International Data Corporation (IDC).
September 17, 2013
The Saudi Arabian cabinet said Tuesday that the use of chemical weapons in Syria must be used to 'minimise' the ongoing sectarian conflict.
September 16, 2013
A young Saudi woman is making waves in the restaurant industry with a business that makes SR200,000 a month.
Damac Properties announced that it has awarded the main construction contract for its Riyadh project, Damac Esclusiva Luxury Serviced Apartments to construction company Haramain Gate.