Special US condemns air attack on Riyadh, vows to protect stability of Kingdom

US condemns air attack on Riyadh, vows to protect stability of Kingdom

  • US says ‘will help our partner Saudi Arabia defend against attacks on its territory’
  • Arab coalition thwarted an attack on Riyadh on Saturday by the Iran-backed Houthi militia in Yemen
By RAY HANANIA - Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Crown prince announces new 5-year strategy for Kingdom’s economy

Crown prince announces new 5-year strategy for Kingdom’s economy

  • Crown prince pledges 1.8m new jobs
  • PIF to invest $40bn a year until 2025
By Rawan Radwan ·

Special Hezbollah should have no role in Lebanon’s future, says Bahaa Hariri, son of Rafik Hariri video

Hezbollah should have no role in Lebanon’s future, says Bahaa Hariri, son of Rafik Hariri

  • Broad alliance needed to implement unfinished business of 1989 Taif Agreement, Bahaa Hariri tells Frankly Speaking
  • He contrasts contribution of “true friend” Saudi Arabia with part played by Iran, which has never “given us a penny”
By Frank Kane ·

Saudi Arabia advances in global COVID-19 research ranking

Saudi Arabia advances in global COVID-19 research ranking

  • Saudi Arabia continues to be ranked first in the Arab World and 12th among the G20 member states
By SPA ·

Fears of Iraq execution spree after Daesh attack

Fears of Iraq execution spree after Daesh attack

  • More than 340 execution orders “for terrorism or criminal acts” were ready to be carried out
  • The orders came after twin suicide attacks claimed by Daesh killed 32 in Baghdad
By AFP ·

Special Israeli police prevent Dome of the Rock repairs

Israeli police prevent Dome of the Rock repairs

By Daoud Kuttab ·

Special Egyptian revolution: A dream unfulfilled

Egyptian revolution: A dream unfulfilled

By Jumana Al-Tamimi ·

US leading race in artificial intelligence, China rising

US leading race in artificial intelligence, China rising

  • The study assessed AI using 30 separate metrics including human talent, research activity, commercial development
By AFP ·

Gold ticks up on weaker dollar, US stimulus hopes

Gold ticks up on weaker dollar, US stimulus hopes

  • Spot gold rises 0.1 percent to $1,854.95 per ounce by 0329 GMT
By Reuters ·

Man Utd get better of Liverpool in five-goal thriller

Man Utd get better of Liverpool in five-goal thriller

  • The English champions lost a league game at Anfield for the first time
By AFP ·

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

  • It deleted accounts that the group had been using to share its agenda
  • The terrorist-designated organization used the channels and other social media platforms to stream propaganda and encourage violence
By Arab News ·