Sunday, May 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Saudi: Traffic signs redesigned to address female drivers

Saudi social media users were widely sharing pictures of redesigned traffic signs that address both men and women drivers.The signs carried messages that read:...

Saudi: Man arrested for illegal hunting of desert lizards

A man was arrested in Saudi Arabia for illegally hunting more than a hundred spiny-tailed desert lizards, a viral video has shown.Social media users...

Saudi: More than 5,000 VAT violations this year

The General Authority of Zakat and Tax (GAZT) has stepped up its value-added tax (VAT) inspections in the build-up to Ramadan with its accompanying...

Saudi: More than a million expat violators caught; Few deported

The Nation Free of Violators campaign, which was launched on Nov. 15, has so far netted as many as 1,059,888 expatriate violators of the...

Saudi flag printed on beer bottle cap disturbs Muslims

A Mannheim brewery has apologized after printing 32 World Cup team flags on its beer bottles. Social media users took issue with the Islamic...

Saudi: 85,000-year-old human footprints discovered in Tabuk Region

HUMAN footprints dating back to about 85,000 years have been discovered on the banks of an ancient lake in the Nefud Desert in Tabuk...

The problem with putting a price on Saudi Aramco

Almost two and a half years ago, Mohammed bin Salman, then deputy crown prince of Saudi Arabia, now heir apparent to the throne, casually...

Russia-Saudi Oil Deal Could Push Prices up after Trump Iran sanctions

Saudi Arabia said it will help meet world oil demand if President Donald Trump's Iran sanctions create shortfalls, but analysts say it will do...

If Saudi increases oil production it could ‘kill’ OPEC

Trump's decision to kill the Iran deal could put an end to the OPEC agreement.As has been widely discussed in the aftermath of President...

Big Gulf Arab economies may be winners as U.S. exits Iran...

DUBAI, May 9 (Reuters) - Surging oil prices mean the big Arab countries of the Gulf -- especially Saudi Arabia -- look set to...

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