Saudi deputy defense minister, Blinken discuss common vision to ‘confront Iran’s destabilizing policies’

Saudi deputy defense minister, Blinken discuss common vision to ‘confront Iran’s destabilizing policies’

  • Prince Khalid, Blinken talk about the role the UN and the international community can play in moving Yemen to peace and development
By Arab News ·

Yemeni pro-government forces deploy on the road linking the districts of Hays and Al-Jarrahi on April 28, 2022. (AFP)

Pressure mounts on Houthis to lift Taiz siege

  • On April 7, the Yemeni government sent a list of four participants for the meeting, according to the UN Yemen’s office, almost three days after UN envoys asked both sides to nominate their negotiators
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

WEF president lauds Saudi reforms, ‘strong delegation’ attending Davos video

WEF president lauds Saudi reforms, ‘strong delegation’ attending Davos

  • Borge Brende says forum working with Kingdom on gender equality, skill acceleration and increasing competitiveness
  • KSA can improve on issues related to tax system and red tape, says the former Norwegian FM
By Arab News ·

Two Holy Mosque chief announces initiative for gifted students

Two Holy Mosque chief announces initiative for gifted students

  • Al-Sudais stressed in his speech that the presidency was keen on supporting talented and distinguished students
  • He announced an annual competition under the auspices of the presidency for talented students
By Arab News ·

Iraq trial of Briton and German for antiquity theft adjourned

Iraq trial of Briton and German for antiquity theft adjourned

  • James Fitton and Volker Waldmann have been in custody since they were arrested on March 20 at Baghdad airport
  • According to customs officers, Fitton’s baggage contained 10 stone fragments, pieces of pottery or ceramics; Waldmann had two pieces, but denied they were his
By AFP ·

Rich Lebanese buy ‘island passports’ as crisis bites

Rich Lebanese buy ‘island passports’ as crisis bites

  • Wealthy Lebanese, mostly living in Gulf or African nations, are now among those hunting for passports that offer easier travel and a safety net from the economic crisis at home
  • Commonwealth Caribbean nations are particularly attractive because of their long-standing schemes offering citizenship within months in exchange for a lump sum
By AFP ·

Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud

Six Saudis make list of Arab world’s most inspirational businesswomen

  • Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud among 50 recognized by Arabian Business magazine
By Arab News ·

Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud

Six Saudis make list of Arab world’s most inspirational businesswomen

  • Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud among 50 recognized by Arabian Business magazine
By Arab News ·