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The industrial cities are planned in the governorates of Tafila, Madaba, Jerash and Balqa. (Shutterstock)
June 02, 2015 - 07:59 GMT
Second phase of $30m Saudi Development Fund grant is to help finance infrastructure in four cities, with completion expected in 2017.
Despite the glitz of Riyadh, thousands live below the poverty line in Saudi Arabia. (Shutterstock)
June 02, 2015 - 07:19 GMT
Sharp rise in housing prices after Saudi housing ministry scraps financing program, but others blame investors' greed.
Saudi Dur Hospitality will be investing in 20 hotels and six residential complexes over the next seven years. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 20:24 GMT
Saudi Dur Hospitality will be investing in 20 hotels and six residential complexes over the next seven years.
The sultanate is the only GCC nation not to have joined the Saudi-led coalition against rebels in Yemen. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 20:02 GMT
The sultanate is the only GCC nation not to have joined the Saudi-led coalition against rebels in Yemen.
A fighter from the Shia Houthi movement stands on the remains of a hotel hit by Saudi airstrikes, north of Sanaa, May 31, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 06:09 GMT
Arab forces led by Saudi Arabia hit Houthi positions in the central province of Taiz Sunday a day after shelling killed a Saudi border guard.
Houthi fighters rally in the Yemeni capital city Sanaa, March 26 2015.  (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 31, 2015 - 16:27 GMT
Officials from Yemen's exiled government say US officials are holding talks in Oman with Houthi leaders, in a bid to find a political solution to the ongoing Yemen crisis.
Yemeni women survey the wreckage to homes in Sanaa following a Saudi-led coalition airstrike, May 18 2015.  (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 31, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
A Human Rights Watch report released Sunday says the Saudi-led coalition has continued to use internationally banned cluster bombs in Yemen.
The kingdom generates a ridiculous number of videos spotlighting crazy car stunts. (YouTube)
May 31, 2015 - 11:03 GMT
The kingdom generates a ridiculous number of videos spotlighting crazy car stunts.
Asian laborers work at the construction site of a new track for the Dubai Metro, on May 22, 2013. (AFP/Marwan Naamani)
May 31, 2015 - 09:04 GMT
The forecast for projects planned is the highest on record to date as the region continues to invest in infrastructure and capital projects.
An Armed Yemeni tribal gunman from the Popular Resistance Committees loyal to Yemen's fugitive President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, monitors a street in the southern city of Taez during ongoing clashes with Shiite Houthi rebels on May 24, 2015. (AFP/Abdul Rahman Alballah)
May 31, 2015 - 07:55 GMT
The city of Taiz has a historical disdain for former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh and the Houthi movement.
Exiled Yemeni President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi meets Saudi Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz al-Saudi at an air base in Riyadh, March 2015.  (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 16:49 GMT
Yemen's exiled government demanded Thursday that Houthis withdraw from Sanaa and other areas it has occupied before negations can take place.