King Salman orders free coronavirus treatment in Saudi Arabia, including residency violators

  • Royal order applicable to government and private health facilities
By Arab News ·


LIVE: Middle East at a standstill as coronavirus grips the world with rising cases

  • The virus has so far infected around 722,000 globally
By Arab News ·


Coalition hits Houthi targets in Yemen in response to missile attacks on Saudi Arabia

  • The raids were in response to a ballistic missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s capital and another city at the weekend
  • Operation aimed to 'neutralize and destroy legitimate military targets'
By Arab News ·

For Saudis stranded abroad due to pandemic, Kingdom’s embassies offer crucial lifeline

  • Saudis stranded abroad by coronavirus tell Arab News how they cope
By Mohammed Qenan - NOOR NUGALI ·


Coronavirus crisis in Egypt has benefits

  • The Central Bank of Egypt has directed all local banks to delay the collection of credit liabilities for six months without any rates or fines


Mafias looking to gain from Italy’s economic losses

  • Businesses at risk of bankruptcy due to coronavirus lockdown may turn to organized crime to stay afloat
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

G20 trade ministers highlight importance of transparency in current environment

  • Extraordinary video conference explores ways to tackle coronavirus disruptions
By Arab News ·

Villa’s Grealish apologizes, fined for breaking isolation rules

  • West Midlands Police said they were called on Sunday to an address in Solihull, near Birmingham, where the two parked cars suffered minor damage
  • Villa expressed their disappointment with Grealish and said the 24-year-old will be fined with the proceeds going to a children’s hospital in Birmingham
By AFP ·

Facebook commits $100m to support news media hurt by virus crisis

  • On Friday, Google-parent Alphabet Inc. said it would donate more than $800 million in funds and ad credits to businesses, government and health organizations
By Reuters ·