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Saudi: Woman ‘arrested for hugging’ singer on stage

A woman in Saudi Arabia has been arrested after running on stage to hug a male singer during a concert, according to reports. Majid al-Mohandis...

Bahrain,UAE slam Qatari attempts to defame Saudi Arabia

Bahrain’s Ministry of Information Affairs has announced full support for the Saudi Media Ministry’s statement rejecting Qatar’s irresponsible and false allegations linking Saudi Arabia...

Saudi: 2,000 patients were denied treatment due to shortages

The Health Ministry said its hospitals in 20 cities could not accept more than 2,000 patients last year due to several reasons including lack...

Bahrain to launch its first artificial satellite in 2 years

Bahrain is setting up a highly-qualified team to launch its first artificial satellite in space within two years. The National Space Science Agency (NSSA)...

60% of teachers are still expats despite nationalization requests

According to local daily Al-Watan, the ratio of expatriate teachers in private boys schools has crossed 60 percent despite repeated requests by the Ministry...

Qatar “Seeks $4 Billion Loan” for Typhoon Fighter Jets

Qatar is seeking to raise more than $4 billion from banks to finance the purchase of Eurofighter Typhoon combat jets, according to people with...

Saudi: Expats leave, yet Saudi unemployment increases

The government-engineered 'expat exodus' has failed to bring down unemployment, which instead increased in the kingdom, as locals shun 'demeaning' jobs in agriculture, retail...

Saudi: Revisiting the expat dependent tax  

Tariq A. Al-MaeenaThere are expectations that the conclusion of Haj this year will also spell the end of service of many expats....

Saudi real estate market hit hard by mass departure of expats

The exodus of expatriate workers from Saudi Arabia has negatively affected the country’s real estate sector with a considerable fall in rent prices.Many property...

Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed vows to be one of the ‘biggest...

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who was detained for three months by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has now pledged support for...

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