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Budget pressure likely to keep Saudis propping up oil prices

Pressure on Saudi Arabia's finances will make it eager to secure a deal on oil output cuts at this week's talks among global producers,...

Melania Trump hails “empowerment of women” at Saudi company visit

Saudi Arabia is well-known as the world's most gender-segregated nation, where women live under the supervision of a male guardian and need his permission...

“A lot of money! Big dollars!” and “Jobs! jobs! jobs!”

American military defense companies have agreed to immediately sell nearly $110 billion in equipment and services to the Saudi Arabian government as part of...

Trump wins warm welcome in Riyadh

President Donald Trump was received like visiting royalty here Saturday, as his debut on the world stage competed for attention at home with ongoing...

Trump starts Saudi trip with massive arms deal

The White House announced a huge arms deal with Saudi Arabia yesterday as US president Donald Trump took his first steps on the world...

Saudi oil wealth attracting western leaders

Saudi Arabia has again become the favourite destination for western political leaders seeking to promote arms sales and encourage other exports to boost their...

Saudi embassy warns Saudis of Austria’s new burqa ban

The Saudi Embassy in Austria today alerted its citizens that Austria is about to impose a burqa ban, reports Al Hayat.From October 1st, Austrian...

Trump to give speech on Islam in Saudi Arabia

President Trump is set to give a major speech about radical ideology to leaders of more than 50 Muslim countries when he makes his...

Oil price rises as Russia and Saudi Arabia back supply cut

Oil prices have risen more than 3% after Saudi Arabia and Russia said a deal to cut production should be extended until March next...

Deaths and injuries after terrorist attack in Saudi

A Saudi child and a Pakistani man were killed and 10 injured when armed assailants fired at company workers carrying out a development project,...

World’s tallest building, Saudi’s $2 billion Jeddah Tower, delayed AGAIN

The completion date for the world's tallest tower has been pushed back to 2019, a Saudi Arabian billionaire said yesterday, almost six years after...

Saudi to allow women to drive, say informed sources

A number of Shoura Council members are making preparations to come up with a solid recommendation to enable women to drive, according to informed...

Traffic fines have become a nightmare

By Abdo Khal OkazPEOPLE these days have nothing else to discuss but the heavy traffic fines suffocating a large number of them. The dreams have...

Girl student takes the wheel to save driver

Al-Ghazzalah branch of Hail University on Tuesday honored a group of girl students who saved the life of the driver of their bus with...

Saudi’s building a Las Vegas sized entertainment city near Riyadh

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to build an entertainment city almost as big as Las Vegas in the capital of Riyadh. The 334 square...

Only Saudis will be allowed to be dentists

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced it will stop hiring foreign dentists so as to provide job opportunities for Saudis.There are 26 dental colleges in...

Saudi to get rid of expats by 2020

"The complete nationalization of government jobs is an important objective of the National Transformation Program 2020 and the Kingdom’s Vision 2030" said Deputy Minister...

Saudi women are a captive market for Uber and Careem

NASHMIAH Alenzy, a doctor in Saudi Arabia’s conservative Qassim region, uses ride-hailing apps at least two or three times a week, and sometimes every...

Trump “goes soft” on Saudi

President Donald Trump has said that Saudi Arabia “blew up the World Trade Center” and wants “women as slaves and to kill gays.” He...

“If allowed to drive, women will come home late and drunk”,...

The preacher Abu Zaqm (picture) claimed that Europe and the US started applying new laws to isolate women from men amid complaints about the...
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