Monday, June 18, 2018

Saudi ‘considers legal action’ against beIN Sports for ‘politicising’ World Cup

BeIN Sports has been accused of politicising the World Cup through some of its commentary.Turki Al Sheikh, head of Saudi Arabia’s sports authority, said...

Saudi confiscates 4,000 devices for bootlegging sports channels during World Cup

JEDDAH: A new anti-piracy campaign toppled more than 4,000 devices in Saudi Arabia that hacked sports channels when agents conducted raids and confiscated them....

Next Sunday, women in Saudi Arabia will at last be allowed...

Next Sunday, women in Saudi Arabia will at last be allowed to drive, potentially transforming millions of lives.Enaam Alaswad looks forward to becoming one of...

How to beat jet-lag

I have always struggled with jet-lag. Then a few years ago I discovered the joys of intermittent fasting and not only did I lose weight,...

Oman’s amazing vacations

One of the purest hospitality experiences I had last year didn’t come at a brand name luxury resort. It happened in the middle of...

The state Kuwait is in

The FTSE Russell index provided a major boost to the fortunes of the Kuwait Stock Exchange when it upgraded the bourse to emerging market...

Kuwait: Old habits are hard to break

In what may seem like a familiar course of events for long-time followers of Kuwait, the country’s oil minister Bakheet Al Rashidi,  and the minister of...

Fitness meets fashion as Saudi designer launches first sports abaya

JEDDAH: Meet the certified fitness trainer who holds a BA in fashion. Lojain Badr Al-Refae has merged both her passions in a brand called...

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