A view of the fire that gutted wooden scaffolds at the construction site of the Haram expansion project in Makkah. (SPA)
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah held talks here Monday with Morocco’s King Mohammed on major regional and international developments, including the situation in Palestine.
Customs officers at Dhuba Port in Tabuk have foiled an attempt to smuggle nearly 11 million amphetamine drug pills, Ali Al-Atwi, director of customs at the port, said in a statement on Monday.
A new pedestrian tunnel extending from a local Makkah neighborhood to the Grand Mosque is set for opening in two days.
The National Recruitment Committee has fixed the monthly salary of Indian maids at SR1,200, said sources.
Several Gulf airlines, which have either suspended flights to Ukraine or reduced their frequency, have expressed serious concerns over the safety of passengers flying to destinations in and around Ukr
The Ministry of Islamic Affairs has vowed to counteract the influence of the terror entity Islamic State, or IS, during Friday sermons.
A total of 395,000 expatriate workers ran away from their employers in 2013, according to a report released recently by the Ministry of Labor.
More than 1,200 car drifters and spectators have been arrested over the past three months, local media said, quoting data released by the General Department of Traffic.
Civil Defense teams put out a fire that gutted 27 shops and all the stalls at Dammam’s public market yesterday.
A prominent Jeddah family will soon develop their ancestral home in the historic part of the city to host literary and cultural activities.
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