Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visits Great Wall of China

  • Crown prince arrived in China on Thursday, on the third leg of his Asia tour
  • He will meet the Chinese President Xi Jinping during the official visit
By Arab News ·

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China’s ambassador: Saudi Arabia a ‘strategic partner and powerful ally’

  • The two friendly countries enjoy a complete strategic partnership, Li said.
  • The China-Saudi Arabia High-Level Joint Committee will meet during the crown prince's visit

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US to leave 200 troops in Syria for a period of time - White House

  • The decision was announced after Trump spoke by phone to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan
By Reuters ·


Palestinians to cut civil servant salaries after Israeli tax freeze

  • Israel's security cabinet on Sunday approved the freezing of $138 million (122 million euros) over the PA's payments to the families of prisoners, or prisoners themselves, jailed for attacks on Israelis
  • Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said Wednesday he would not accept anything but full payment of the tax transfers owed by Israel
By AFP ·


Saudi Arabia aims to achieve e-payment target of 70%

  • Reform plan seeks cashless society
  • E-payments could exceed $22bn in next four years
By Rashid Hassan ·


UAE signs $5.5bn in military contracts

By Reuters ·


Simona Halep positive despite Dubai defeat by Belinda Bencic

  • Former world No.1 blames three-set loss on tiredness after nine matches in 13 days.
  • Halep has high hopes for the rest of 2019, saying her game is in good shape.
By Arab News ·


Arab News gets more global design recognition

  • Arab News scooped a Merit Award in the covers and jackets category for its front page
  • The annual competition celebrates design excellence on a global scale
By Arab News ·

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Hamas media facing financial meltdown