Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin Nasser, this year’s winner of the annual Chemists’ Club Kavaler award. (Supplied)

‘The worst is behind us’: Aramco CEO

  • Amin Nasser points to oil industry recovery after accepting prestigious chemists’ award
By Hala Tashkandi ·

US could designate Houthi militia as ‘terrorist’ organization

US could designate Houthi militia as ‘terrorist’ organization

  • US had options to deal with the Iranian-backed Houthis in Yemen
By Arab News ·

Update US imposes fresh Iran-related sanctions targeting individual, entity

US imposes fresh Iran-related sanctions targeting individual, entity

  • The move comes days after the killing of the Islamic Republic's top nuclear scientist last week
  • The Treasury Department said that it had slapped sanctions on Shahid Meisami Group and its director
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia announces 11 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 11 more COVID-19 deaths

By Arab News ·

UAE activates tourist visas for Israelis

UAE activates tourist visas for Israelis

By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia announces death of Princess Hessa bint Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud

Saudi Arabia announces death of Princess Hessa bint Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud

  • The funeral prayers will be held on Thursday in the Kingdom’s capital, Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Egypt seeks to free citizens kidnapped by pirates off Nigerian coast

Egypt seeks to free citizens kidnapped by pirates off Nigerian coast

  • Maria Samir, Samir’s sister, said her brother was last contacted as he was about to move from Nigeria to Cameroon
By Mohamed Abu Zaid ·

Four die in UK chemical tank blast: Police

Four die in UK chemical tank blast: Police

  • Avon and Somerset Police Chief Inspector said the incident was not terror-related
  • The explosion at the plant operated by Wessex Water occurred in a silo that holds treated bio-solids before they are recycled as organic soil conditioners
By AFP ·

The contract ceremony was signed in Riyadh on Thursday at a ceremony attended by His Excellency Abdulrahman Abdulmohsen A. AlFadley, Minister for the Environment, Water and Agriculture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ludovic Pouille, the French Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, and Emmanuel Vivant, Senior Executive Vice-President International, Saur Group. (Supplied: Saur Group)

Group led by France’s Saur Group wins Saudi water project

  • The seven-year contract is the first as part of the Kingdom’s plan to privatize the sector, attract foreign investment
By Arab News ·

FIA launches probe into fiery Grosjean crash at Bahrain Grand Prix

FIA launches probe into fiery Grosjean crash at Bahrain Grand Prix

  • The Halo device is widely considered to have helped save Romain Grosjean’s life
By AFP ·

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai in custody after fraud charge

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai in custody after fraud charge

  • Authorities have intensified a crackdown on key opposition figures in the Chinese-ruled city
  • ‘This is about dirtying Jimmy up. It’s Beijing’s policing brought to Hong Kong’
By Reuters ·