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Saudi Arabia is the largest OPEC member producer. (File photo)
May 06, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
A recent report by analysts at JP Morgan cite three factors contributing to the rise in Saudi crude output.
An airport official looks at the wreckage of a Yemeni air force military transport aircraft on the tarmac of the rebel-controlled international airport of Sanaa on May 5, 2015, a day after it was destroyed by an air strike of the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 06, 2015 - 08:32 GMT
Saudi Arabian fighter jets have reportedly bombarded al-Anad airbase in Lahij province.
Saudi stock market’s capitalization stood at $528 billion. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 07:07 GMT
The largest Arab bourse in Saudi is allowing foreigners to trade for the first time on June 15 - with restrictions.
Saudi Arabia has suspended all schools in the southern region of Najran, state TV reported Tuesday. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
May 05, 2015 - 14:53 GMT
Saudi Arabia has suspended all schools in the southern region of Najran, state TV reported Tuesday.
Armed Yemeni tribal gunmen of the Popular Resistance Committees loyal to fugitive President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi. (AFP/Saleh Al-Obeidi)
May 05, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
A report says armed Yemeni tribesmen have taken control of four military posts in southwestern Saudi Arabia.
Yemeni children clean the streets due to the fuel shortages preventing garbage trucks from working in Sanaa, May 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 11:24 GMT
Saudi's government said it was considering a possible truce in Yemen to allow humanitarian aid through, despite pounding several positions across Sanaa on Monday.
Kabsa, a Saudi specialty. (File photo)
May 05, 2015 - 10:26 GMT
A recent study by the Saudi Food and Drugs Authority has revealed that over 30% of eatery workers in Mecca and Madinah do not have health certificates.
Supporters of President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi walk through the streets of Taez during clashes with Houthi militants, May 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Fugitive Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi has scheduled "national dialogue" talks to take place on May 17 while instability continues to ravage the country.
Southern Separatist Movement supporters in Yemen move tanks through Aden, May 3, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 06:04 GMT
When you look at the implications of what is going on in the Middle East, it looks extremely ridiculous. The Sunni-Shia divide along with a few Western nations stirring it up means everyone is bombing each other in the region.
A man about to be executed in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 18:03 GMT
Five foreigners have been executed in Saudi Arabia as the rate of capital punishment surges in the kingdom.
Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri (center). (AFP/Joseph Eid)
May 04, 2015 - 08:16 GMT
Two men were arrested in connection with an assassination plot against Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri.