CEMENTING TIES: Tawfik Al-Rabiah, minister of commerce and industry, fourth left, US Ambassador Joseph W. Westphal, third from left, and Mohamed Al-Mady, co-chairman of the US-Saudi Arabian Business Council, third right, at a lunch in Riyadh on Wednesday. (AN photo by Iqbal Hossain)
The limited number of labor visas for foreign workers owing to the Kingdom’s nationalization program has led construction companies to look for alternative solutions to deal with the acute shortage of
Officials of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) in Tabuk have arrested two marriage brokers for allegedly swindling SR200,000 from a woman who was blackmailed and
On the occasion of the National Day, key members of the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) lauded the Kingdom’s achievements in economic, developmental and urban spheres.
Security forces have arrested more than 15,000 foreign workers during the past few months for allegedly violating the Kingdom’s residency and labor regulations, said Lt. Col.
A teacher at a school in Khamis Mushayt has been accused of beating a 10-year-old elementary school student with his headband, breaking one of his fingers and bruising his back.
Domestic tourism is in need of more investments from the private sector especially with several Saudi cities having succeeded in attracting local tourists, Abdullah Salem, the tourism sector manager a
Saudi intelligence chief Prince Khaled bin Bandar said Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has given instructions for the renovation of Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo at the Kingdom’s expense.
Several Saudi female TV anchors have reacted angrily to a recent statement by a Shoura Council member in which she criticized the anchors as being too “extravagant and wearing too much makeup.”
A hard-hitting TV campaign focusing on the human cost of terrorism, with special reference to the so-called Islamic State (IS), premiered on Thursday night as part of a major week-long private initiat
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