• Sun, 14 Jan 2018 15:11:25
    Saudi women football fans able to grandstand at last
    For years Areej al-Ghamdi could only cheer her favorite football team from home, but everything changed on Friday when Saudi Arabia allowed women into the stadium for the first time.
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  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 06:09:47
    Saudi women attend football game for the first time
    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia allowed women to enter a football stadium for the first time to watch a match Friday, as the ultra-conservative kingdom eases strict decades-old rules separating the sexes.
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Saudis reassert leadership via output cut extension, but risk losing Asia market share
    SAUDI ARABIA reasserted its leadership of the oil markets at the Opec/non-Opec meeting on November 30 in Vienna, brokering its desired extension of the 1.8 million barrels per day output cut agreement by nine months until the end of 2018.
  • Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:07:17
    Saudi crown prince bought $450 mn Da Vinci: report
    Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is the actual buyer of a painting by Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci that sold for a record-breaking $450 million at auction last month, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
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  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    A severe blow to hopes for Yemen
    As an assassination ruins an exit strategy, Washington must end support for the Saudi war and stop the war itself
  • Thu, 30 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    A luxury cure for jihadists at Saudia Arabia’s five-star rehab   
    Waterboards swapped for swimming pools in ‘successful’ initiative
  • Mon, 27 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Extreme methods won’t work for Saudi Arabia
    Tumult in Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest exporter of crude oil, could make the Middle East situation more fluid and have a negative impact on the global economy.
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:57:39
    'Advanced' cyber attack targets Saudi Arabia
    Saudi authorities said Monday they had detected an "advanced" cyber attack targeting the kingdom, in a fresh attempt by hackers to disrupt government computers.
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  • Sun, 12 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    A brewing battle
    The resignation of PM Hariri raises fears of a fresh round of conflicts in Lebanon as Saudi Arabia and Iran jostle for control 
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Malaysia among winners as oil prices rise
    COLOMBIA, MALAYSIA, Nigeria, Russia and Saudi Arabia are the clear-cut winners as crude oil prices staged a strong rebound after hitting a trough of US$44 (Bt1,456) a barrel in June, says Nomura Global Research.
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Why Trump should beware Asian hospitality 
    During his trip to the Middle East a few months ago, President Trump was received by Saudi Arabia in a “kingly” fashion. Trump seemed to have enjoyed such a flattering reception enormously.
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  • Mon, 06 Nov 2017 06:53:26
    Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash near Yemen border: state TV
    A Saudi prince was killed on Sunday when a helicopter with several officials on board crashed near the kingdom's southern border with war-torn Yemen, state television said.
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  • Sun, 05 Nov 2017 14:34:41
    Saudi Arabia arrests princes, ministers in sweeping purge
    Riyadh - Saudi Arabia arrested 11 princes, including a prominent billionaire, and dozens of current and former ministers, reports said, in a sweeping crackdown as the kingdom's young crown prince consolidates power.
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 07:00:16
    Saudis to open sports stadiums to women in reform push
    Saudi Arabia will allow women into sports stadiums for the first time from next year, authorities said Sunday, in a landmark move opening up three previously male-only venues to families.
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 07:00:30
    Gunman kills two guards at Saudi royal palace
    RIYADH - A gunman shot dead two Saudi guards and wounded three others at the gate of the royal palace in the Red Sea city of Jeddah on Saturday, the interior ministry said.
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