Hissein Brahim Taha elected Secretary-General of OIC

  • Former Chadian FM will take over the post from current Secretary-General in November 2021
  • Taha's election was welcomed by Saudi Arabia
By Arab News ·

Israeli missions on alert after Iranian threats of retaliation

  • UN urges restraint as Tehran vows revenge for slain nuclear scientist
By AFP - AP ·

US sanctions Chinese and Russian firms over Iran trade

  • Four companies accused of ‘transferring sensitive technology and items’ to missile program
By Arab News ·

Saudi vegan bodybuilder slams diet myths

  • Ali Al-Salam, who stopped consuming animal products in 2017, says certain steps must be completed to have an athletic body

Saudi Arabia ranked sixth for safest travel 

By Rawan Radwan ·

Turkey’s new coronavirus figures confirm experts’ worst fears

  • Turkish Medical Association has been warning for months that the government’s previous figures were concealing the graveness of the spread
By AP ·

Indian farmers defiant against reform as Modi tries to calm anger

  • The government on Saturday invited farmers’ union leaders for talks on new legislation to deregulate agriculture
  • Small growers worry they will be left vulnerable to big business
By Reuters ·

Saudi Telecom Company announces CEO resignation, share buyback

  • The resignation, which will be effective March 28, 2021
By Argaam ·

6 things to watch on Tadawul today

By Argaam ·

Tokyo 2020 organizers estimate Games postponement cost $1.9b

  • The International Olympic Committee and the Japanese government were forced to put off the Games for a year in March
  • The organizing committee will decide on a breakdown of the burden of the delay in December
By Reuters ·

Frankly Speaking: Arab News premieres first talkshow with former PM of Pakistan

  • Hosted by veteran journalist Frank Kane, program will interview movers and shakers, world policymakers
  • Each episode of the program is 20 minutes, with occasional additional reporting and interviews to be included throughout
By Arab News ·

MENA Digital Awards reveals 2020 winners

By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·