King Salman meets Pompeo amid US-Iran tensions

  • Mike Pompeo: US wants to build a global coalition against Iran
  • But is prepared to negotiate with Iran, without preconditions, in a bid to ease tensions
By AP ·

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What has changed since Saudi women started driving?

  • New-found sense of independence compensates for perceived delay in gaining the right to drive
  • It is widely believed that Saudi driving schools for women cannot keep pace with the demand
By Lojien Ben Gassem ·

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One dead, several injured in Houthi attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abha Airport

  • Coalition spokesman Al-Maliki did not say what type of weapon was used in the attack
  • Person killed was Syrian resident in the Kingdom
By Arab News ·


Thousands of participants register in the upcoming Quran and Athan competitions

  • Total prizes for the competition are worth $3.2m
  • The final stage of the competition will end on October 25
By Arab News ·


Lufthansa announces overhaul of budget carrier Eurowings

  • Lufthansa cited falling revenues at Eurowings as a major reason for its warning on full-year profits on June 16
  • Eurowings’ long-haul business would be managed by Lufthansa in the future
By Reuters ·


Saudia E-Prix returns to Ad Diriyah with double header

  • The event will take place on Nov. 22 and 23
  • Two major races will take place in this year’s E-Prix, which made its Middle East debut in the Kingdom last year
By Arab News ·


Taliban threaten Afghan media, say reporters to be targeted

  • Taliban urged Afghan media to cease transmitting anti-Taliban announcements paid for by the government
  • If they refuse to do this will be considered enemy intelligence nests and their journalists and other staffers will not be safe
By AP ·