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The new company will focus on creating over 20,000 jobs in the sector. (AFP)
September 21, 2017 - 10:26 GMT
The company aims to create 22,000 jobs in the Kingdom's under-served sector.
Turki Al-Asheikh (Photo: Arab News)
September 21, 2017 - 09:37 GMT
President of the General Sports Authority (GSA) Turki Al-Asheikh has announced a series of historic decisions concerning Saudi football.
Mayar, aged 8, was suspended by her school for her fame as a social media actress (screenshot)
September 20, 2017 - 13:42 GMT
The teacher gave her an ultimatum: leave behind fame or leave this school.
An awkward GIF has emerged from this excruciating meeting between US President Trump and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani (AFP)
September 20, 2017 - 11:41 GMT
The Gulf crisis is center stage at the UN General Assembly in New York this week.
King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. (AFP/ File)
September 20, 2017 - 10:38 GMT
King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya refugees fleeing from Myanmar.
Saudi military file photo (AFP/File)
September 20, 2017 - 08:24 GMT
Saudi media provides little detail regarding terms of agreement.
The project will cost $57 million and is expected to improve the health sector in Jordan. (Courtesy of JU)
September 19, 2017 - 14:37 GMT
The project will cost $57 million and is expected to improve the health sector in Jordan.
The funding round has boosted the company’s valuation to $5.1 billion. (Photo courtesy of Slack)
September 19, 2017 - 12:24 GMT
The funding round has boosted the company’s valuation to $5.1 billion.
The new rail project links the Red Sea port of Jeddah with Riyadh and the Arabian Gulf. (Shutterstock)
September 19, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to issue tenders for its long-delayed Land Bridge rail project.
Saudi forces take part in military exercises during a visit by Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah to the Saudi-led coalition military base in Yemen's southern embattled city of Aden, 2015 (Flickr)
September 18, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
“Saudi Arabia and the USA are the ‘poles of influence’ in the world and are leading the world and humanity towards the harbors of security, peace and stability,” Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais told Saudi network al-Akhbaria.
The price hike would see gas prices increase by around 80 percent. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2017 - 11:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to raise prices for petrol and jet fuel in November at the latest, according to reports.
Mishaal Ashemimry is the first Saudi woman to join US space agency NASA. (Photo: The Saudi Gazette)
September 17, 2017 - 14:59 GMT
Mishaal Ashemimry is the first Saudi woman to join US space agency NASA.
Exiled Saudi dissident Ghanem al-Dosari shared footage of the heavy police presence on Friday as protests were planned (Twitter)
September 17, 2017 - 13:45 GMT
Over the weekend Twitter was flooded with Saudis enthusiastically celebrating the “failure of the September 15 movement”.
Edgardo Bauza
September 16, 2017 - 16:48 GMT
Argentinian coach Edgardo Bauza’s exit to take charge of Saudi Arabia has put the UAE football back to square one in terms of search for the right coach.
September 16, 2017 - 11:32 GMT
"Good girls use Samsung" - "My phone is a Galaxy, out of respect for those who raised me."
The Dutch manager secured World Cup qualification for the Asian side but will not be seeing the team through to Russia
September 15, 2017 - 15:30 GMT
The Dutch manager secured World Cup qualification for the Asian side but will not be seeing the team through to Russia