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Female PhD holders make 42.8 percent less than men with the same level of education. (Pixabay)
July 27, 2017 - 15:13 GMT
Men still earn more than women with the same level of education.
Saudi Arabia is trying to raise $200 billion over the next few years through stake sales in national assets such as airports. (File photo)
July 27, 2017 - 14:48 GMT
Saudi Arabia said it intends to privatize all its airports this year.
Banks and other financial institutions in the UAE to freeze all bank accounts of groups and individuals mentioned in the new terror list issued by Saudi Arabia and its allies on July 25, 2017. (AFP/ File)
July 27, 2017 - 14:05 GMT
The new terror list was announced by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt on July 25, 2017.
XVideos Just Released World Porn Trends, And Middle East Searches Are Gruesome and Disturbing (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2017 - 13:14 GMT
XVideos Just Released World Porn Trends, And Middle East Searches Are Gruesome and Disturbing
With oil prices remaining relatively low, countries in the GCC are faced with the urgent need to diversify their economies. (AFP/ File)
July 26, 2017 - 12:43 GMT
GCC governments face significant challenges in their economic diversification efforts amid a sustained decline in oil prices.
DP World's core business is container handling which generates more than three quarters of its revenues. (File photo)
July 26, 2017 - 10:52 GMT
Dubai-based DP World said the Qatar boycott did not have any serious impact on its operations and container volumes.
The agency said the foreign assets of the Saudi banks reached their highest level in May since July 2016. (AFP/ File)
July 26, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Foreign assets of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) reached around SR2 trillion by the end of May.
Earlier this month, Saudi Arabia announced it would cut crude oil shipments in August. (AFP/ File)
July 26, 2017 - 00:58 GMT
Low imports of crude oil from Saudi Arabia will likely reduce US oil inventories, according to analysts.
Saudi Arabia on Monday approved the establishment of a national project for atomic energy. (File photo)
July 25, 2017 - 23:51 GMT
The Saudi Cabinet has approved the establishment of a national project for atomic energy.
Saudi Arabia offered its first Riyal-denominated Sukuk to investors on Sunday this week. (File photo)
July 25, 2017 - 22:38 GMT
The Saudi Ministry of Finance announces that it has received significant demand for its first domestic Sukuk issuance.
Newly-appointed Noon CEO, Faraz Khalid.
July 25, 2017 - 21:45 GMT
Noon has announced the appointment of co-founder and former managing director of online fashion retailer Namshi, Faraz Khalid, as its chief executive.
By limiting jobs in grocery stores to Saudis, the country expects to generate more than 20,000 job opportunities for citizens. (AFP/ File)
July 25, 2017 - 21:28 GMT
Jobs in these shops will be 100% Saudized, local daily Al-Madina reported quoting sources from the ministry of labor.
The recent decline in oil prices could weigh further on the outlook for the region's oil exporters. (File photo)
July 25, 2017 - 21:12 GMT
After posting a growth rate of about 5 percent last year, the IMF said it expects the region to gain 2.6 percent this year.
Flynas revives Beirut flights with low fares starting from SR299 ($80) one way all inclusive. (Fayez Nureldine/ AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 14:41 GMT
Flynas said it will return to Beirut operating four weekly flights.
ANUARY 17 2016: Hundreds gathered in Times Square to protest the Saudi government's execution of dissident sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr and demand the release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
July 25, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
Fourteen Saudi Arabians face "imminent" execution after a "grossly unfair mass trial" in which they were convicted of rioting, theft and rebellion, Amnesty International has warned.
The popular sports channels BeIN Sports, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, was temporarily unblocked in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2017 - 11:46 GMT
A technical glitch apparently caused a number of Qatari websites and television channels to be unblocked in Saudi Arabia.