The sixth edition of the Riyadh Economic Forum will commence in KSA's capital Monday evening. The three-day conference will discuss the future of the Saudi Arabian economy and outline strategies to boost the country's development overall.
They may no longer be the reigning Arabs Got Talent winner after Syrian dance troupe “Sima” stole the title for the show's 3rd season on Saturday, but they still have a spot in the limelight with a performance at Sultan Qaboos University.
December 8, 2013
Saudi Arabia will begin using a new electronic system in early January to monitor and control all imported foods in the country.
Airline carriers in the Middle East exhibited the strongest year-over-year traffic growth based on its October figures, according to the International Air Transport Association.
December 4, 2013
The International Monetary Fund warned Saudi Arabia Tuesday that failing to expand its private sector may hurt its economy dramatically in the future.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah ordered authorities this week to consider the Human Rights Commission's recommendations on 72 proposals, including women driving rights.
Since the government launched a nation-wide crackdown on illegal workers exactly one month ago, Saudi Arabia has deported more than 126,000 people from the Kingdom.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah claimed late Tuesday that Saudi Arabia is responsible for the Iranian embassy bombing in Beirut last month.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) has opened its state-of-the-art Sabic Technology Center (STC) in Shanghai, built with an initial investment of $100 million.
December 3, 2013
Russia's President Vladimir Putin is expected to meet with Saudi's intelligence chief Tuesday to discuss the crisis in Syria
In order to survive, the province needs at least 7,000 Saudi workers for the region's 4,000 salons and beauty shops, she said.
December 2, 2013
Trade exchange between Saudi Arabia and Morocco will jump to $7 billion by early 2014.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on Saudi Arabia Monday to cooperate with Tehran on "[achieving regional] stability."
A senior official at the Ministry of Finance said Saudi Arabia would offer a new aid package to Egypt worth US$5 billion.
Saudi's Minister of Water and Electricity told reporters Sunday that the government will spend $29 billion (SR 110 billion) on new projects to improve water and power infrastructure