Wednesday, January 23, 2019

People & Culture

Virtual Reality & Galaxy Tab

N ow you can watch the news in VR CNN has released a new virtual reality platform to deliver the news from around the world through...

Once Shunned as ‘Drivers,’ Saudi Women Who Fought Ban Now Celebrate

They were arrested, suspended from jobs, shunned by relatives and denounced by clerics as loose women out to destroy society. Their offense? They did...

Meet the Saudi spokespeople … who don’t speak

Their job is to communicate — but many of them are mute. A recent survey of government spokespeople by Makkah newspaper found that only a minority...

Bahrain military court to try three for terror

Bahrain’s military judiciary is reviewing the case of three individuals, two civilians and one military, accused of plotting terror attacks against military installations and...

Bahrain To Get New-Look Parliament And Municipal Councils

Bahrain's cabinet tendered its resignation to King Hamad on Sunday after the kingdom successfully completed elections for a new parliament and municipal councils.Justice Minister...

Saudi: “No Plan To Change Expat Fee Policy”

Saudi Arabia will keep its policy of imposing fees on expat workers despite complaints from businesses but is open to reconsidering them if there’s...

Expats Seek Residence Permit Renewal For Dependents Above 25

SAUDI: Several expatriates have urged the General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) to allow them to renew the residence permits (iqamas) of their children above...

Saudi: No More Expats In 251 Private Sector Jobs

Some 251 managerial and technical jobs in the private sector offered by 10 companies have been reserved for Saudi men and women holding bachelor’s...

UAE: No action was taken to expel Qatari citizens

The UAE has affirmed that it has not issued any legal or administrative laws or orders relating to the expulsion of Qatari citizens from...

Worker who suffered 14 months sadistic abuse by her Kuwaiti employer...

 A domestic worker who suffered physical abuse from her female employer for one year and two months in Kuwait has made it safely back...
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