Sunday, May 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Saudi: Small crane collapses near Makkah Grand Mosque

A small crane collapsed due to overload near the Grand Mosque in Makkah on Sunday afternoon, the General Presidency for the Affairs of the...

Saudi: 7 detained for suspicious activities against kingdom

Seven people have been arrested for their association with foreign entities and for recruiting people in sensitive government positions.Quoting the security spokesman of the...

Saudi now ready to give driving licenses to women

With only weeks remaining before Saudi women take to the road, the Kingdom is preparing drivers for one of the most dramatic reforms in...

Saudi: Pharmacists sell antibiotics without medical prescriptions

More than 200 pharmacists face jail time for selling antibiotics without medical prescriptions.The Ministry of Health organized an inspection campaign last week to ensure...

Saudi women troll men with ‘You won’t drive’ hashtag

The lifting of the driving ban is one of a number of changes brought in by 32-year-old Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in recent...

Saudi Arabia Plane Crash in Tabuk; Four Dead

Four people were killed when a single engine aircraft crashed on Tuesday in Tabuk in northern Saudi Arabia.The Aviation Investigations Bureau (AIB) confirmed that...

Saudi: World Cup referee gets life ban for match-fixing attempt

Saudi Arabia has banned referee Fahad Al Mirdasi from football for life for a match-fixing attempt, weeks before he was due to fly to...

Moon Not Sighted Today; Ramadan to begin on Thursday, 17th

Saudi moon observers said that there was no sight of Ramadan crescent Tuesday. Hence the first day of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan 1439 will...

Saudi to Secure Jobs for 10,000 Saudi Youth; 6 Deals Signed

Makkah Gov. Prince Khalid Al-Faisal on Monday patronized the signing of six agreements for Prince Khalid Al-Faisal’s “Tomouh” project  to train and employ 10,000...

Saudi: Over 40,000 young Saudis employed so far this year

The Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) has supported the employment of 40,869 Saudi young men and women in the first quarter of 2018, according...

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