Update COVID-19 booster dose will be required to maintain fully vaccinated status in Saudi Arabia

COVID-19 booster dose will be required to maintain fully vaccinated status in Saudi Arabia

  • As of February 1, adults in Kingdom will be required to have a booster dose to keep their fully vaccinated status
By Arab News ·

Update Europeans ‘disappointed’ over ‘back-tracking’ at Iran nuclear talks

Europeans ‘disappointed’ over ‘back-tracking’ at Iran nuclear talks

  • European officials have balked at proposed changes to a text that they say is 70-80 percent finished
  • E3 powers expressed “disappointment and concern” at Iran’s demands
By AFP ·

UAE, France sign $18 billion deal for 80 Rafale jets as Macron starts Gulf tour

UAE, France sign $18 billion deal for 80 Rafale jets as Macron starts Gulf tour

  • Macron arrived in the early hours of Friday for a brief Gulf tour where he will also visit Qatar
By AFP - AP ·

Dr. Hana Salem highlighted the efforts made by Saudi Arabia  to support education. (SPA)

Saudi aid agency discusses education efforts at UN conference

  • The conference tackled the importance of improving the quality of education, spreading knowledge, exchanging experiences and innovation in times of crisis
By SPA ·

Libya’s foreign minister slams European migration policy

Libya’s foreign minister slams European migration policy

  • Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush spoke via video call at the Mediterranean dialogues in a session titled “Dealing with Migration"
  • EU sends funds to the detention centers indirectly through aid agencies
By AP ·

 Members of the Kosovo police special unit secure in the town of Mitrovica. (AFP file photo)

Kosovo man charged in terror trial

  • Kosovo repatriated 110 of its citizens, mostly women and children, from Syria two years ago
By AP ·

Special Young Arabs’ heavy reliance on social media seen as a double-edged sword 

Young Arabs’ heavy reliance on social media seen as a double-edged sword 

  • From social change to extremism, the Arab obsession with social media is regarded as a Catch-22
  • Arab experts weigh the pros and cons of young people’s massive dependence on social media
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

Special Young Arabs’ heavy reliance on social media seen as a double-edged sword 

Young Arabs’ heavy reliance on social media seen as a double-edged sword 

  • From social change to extremism, the Arab obsession with social media is regarded as a Catch-22
  • Arab experts weigh the pros and cons of young people’s massive dependence on social media
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

Afra Aldhaheri’s “End of A School Braid” (2021), part of the Misk Art Grant exhibition “Under Construction” at Misk Art Week 2021. (Omar Al-Tamimi)

Misk Art Week showcases artists from Saudi Arabia and international community

  • For its fifth year, Misk Art Institute’s annual event features several exhibitions exploring the nature of identity
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·
Sebastian Vettel invited Saudi women to karting event to learn about their lives

Sebastian Vettel invited Saudi women to karting event to learn about their lives

  • The German Formula 1 driver said wanted to hear their first-hand accounts of recent changes in the country what life is like for them in the Kingdom
By SALEH FAREED ·