Saudi Arabia, Arab nations send condolences to Turkiye, Syria over deadly earthquake

Saudi Arabia, Arab nations send condolences to Turkiye, Syria over deadly earthquake

  • More than 2,300 people are already known to have been killed in Turkiye with at least 1,100 in Syria
  • No reports of Saudi citizens caught up in disaster, embassy in Turkiye says
By Arab News ·

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

  • “It was the strongest earthquake I’ve ever experienced,” Iskenderun resident tells Arab News
  • Death toll exceeds 1,500 as Turkiye activates level 4 alert state
By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Syrian rescue teams search for victims and survivors in the city of Hama on February 6, 2023. (AFP) video

Israel says approved aid to quake-hit Syria, Damascus denies request

  • Israel “received a request from a diplomatic source for humanitarian aid to Syria, and I approved it”: Netanyahu
  • Syrian official told reporters Damascus “ridiculed and denied the allegations” it had requested aid from Israel
By AFP ·

Saudi Digital Cooperation Organization unveils 2030 road map

Saudi Digital Cooperation Organization unveils 2030 road map

  • ‘We can unlock the full potential of the global digital economy,’ says DCO secretary-general
By Nada Alturki ·

Jordan Gaming Lab hosts video game development events across the country

Jordan Gaming Lab hosts video game development events across the country

  • Participants in the two-day Global Game Jam were tasked with designing a video game based on a theme revealed during the opening ceremony
By Arab News ·

UN chief fears world is heading toward a wider war

UN chief fears world is heading toward a wider war

  • Guterres fears likelihood of further escalation in the Russia-Ukraine conflict means the world is heading towards a "wider war”
  • World must work harder for peace not only in Ukraine but in the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict, UN chief says
By Arab News ·

UAE’s Burjeel Holdings and Saudi Arabia’s Leejam Sports Company plan joint venture in Kingdom

UAE’s Burjeel Holdings and Saudi Arabia’s Leejam Sports Company plan joint venture in Kingdom

  • They intend to develop a network of more than 60 physiotherapy, rehabilitation and wellness centers across the country
By Arab News ·

A sign is shown on a Google building at their campus in Mountain View, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019. (AP)

Google unveils ChatGPT rival Bard, AI search plans in battle with Microsoft

  • Currently, Google presents text that exists elsewhere on the Web for questions where the answer is clear
By Reuters ·

A sign is shown on a Google building at their campus in Mountain View, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019. (AP)

Google unveils ChatGPT rival Bard, AI search plans in battle with Microsoft

  • Currently, Google presents text that exists elsewhere on the Web for questions where the answer is clear
By Reuters ·

Special American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

  • The bank’s annual brochure lists suggested recreational, artistic, and cultural activities to enjoy during holidays
  • The brochure mentions that the museum of ancient Egyptian civilization will display the complete collection of the boy king Tutankhamun
By Gobran Mohamed ·
Qatar hires coach Carlos Queiroz through the 2026 World Cup

Qatar hires coach Carlos Queiroz through the 2026 World Cup

  • The former Real Madrid coach will take charge of his seventh different national team
By AP ·