ECONOMIC BOOST: Tourism events help in the marketing of agricultural, handicraft products and creating new employment opportunities.
RIYADH: Riyadh Gov. Prince Faisal bin Bandar on Sunday opened the Riyadh Shopping and Entertainment Festival 2015.
JEDDAH: In an unprecedented move, a Saudi court here has decided to overturn 18 decisions made by the Ministry of Haj to suspend and shut down services of several Umrah companies for more than nine ye
RIYADH: Major road detours in the heart of the capital due to the construction of the Riyadh Metro project, introduced early this week, caused traffic snarls in the city on Sunday.
DAMMAM: More than 6,000 maids ran away from their sponsors last year, the Passport Department has revealed.
RIYADH: A Saudi man, who was part of a two-member gang, was arrested for a series of armed robberies in Riyadh.
RIYADH: Sweden's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Dag Juhlin-Dannfelt, said here on Sunday that Saudi-Swedish relations are based on a foundation of strong friendship, mutual respect, frankness and opennes
* Which particular aspect of Saudi Arabia you like the most? Availability of relatively cheap and quality goods.* What is your favorite and oft-repeated Arabic word? Insha Allah.
RIYADH: The Philippine Embassy called on Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to be more careful while working in the Kingdom due to deaths recently that include a community leader in Buraidah in Qassim.<
JEDDAH: The Court of Grievances in Riyadh has ordered the Saudi Red Crescent Authority (SRCA) to pay 540,672 euros to a specialized Portuguese company for operation of aircraft.
RIYADH: Riyadh Chamber of Commerce head of tourism Mohammed Al-Mugil has said that some 6,000 complaints were received against shops not giving promised discounts during the last couple of months.<
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