Update King Salman approves $5.32bn to help citizens affected by rise in global commodity prices

King Salman approves $5.32bn to help citizens affected by rise in global commodity prices

  • The fund includes SR 10 billion for beneficiaries of social security and the Citizen Account Program
  • Crown prince stressed need to focus on Kingdom’s neediest citizens in the wake of increasing cost of some basic needs
By Arab News ·

US offers cash rewards to curb Iran smuggling

US offers cash rewards to curb Iran smuggling

  • Navy targets weapons and drugs in Arabian Gulf and Red Sea
By Arab News ·

Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by unintentional gunfire from Israeli positions, US says

Al Jazeera reporter likely killed by unintentional gunfire from Israeli positions, US says

  • Abu Akleh, a Palestinian-American, was killed on May 11 during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank
  • The US Security Coordinator concluded that gunfire from Israeli positions was likely responsible for her death
By Reuters ·

Islam-based fatwas played a significant role in facilitating religious matters and raising awareness about the Hajj. (Supplied) photos

Legitimate fatwas reconfirm Islam’s flexibility, scholars tell Grand Hajj Symposium

  • Participants underscored the role of the religious fatwa in achieving the Islamic objectives of the Hajj when it came to contemporary issues
By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

Israeli PM to press France on Iran, warn Hezbollah ‘playing with fire’

Israeli PM to press France on Iran, warn Hezbollah ‘playing with fire’

  • France is among world powers trying to revive a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran
  • Iran has itself been in breach of the deal, ramping up projects with bomb-making potential
By Reuters ·

A 3D printed model of men working on computers are seen in this illustration taken, July 5, 2021. (REUTERS)

Hacker claims to have stolen 1 billion records of Chinese citizens from police

  • “Databases contain information on 1 Billion Chinese national residents and several billion case records, including: name, address, birthplace, national ID number, mobile number, all crime/case details”
By Reuters ·

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

  • Platform aims to bridge the gap between online and offline channels
By Arab News ·

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

Anghami expands into live events with acquisition of Spotlight

  • Platform aims to bridge the gap between online and offline channels
By Arab News ·