video Saudi Arabia, Thailand ‘turn new page in relations’ as prime minister visits

Saudi Arabia, Thailand ‘turn new page in relations’ as prime minister visits

  • Agreed to fully restore diplomatic ties and to exchange ambassadors in the near future, joint statement said
  • Saudia to resume direct flights to Thailand
video By NOOR NUGALI ·

Qatar emir to meet with Biden in Washington Jan 31: White House

Qatar emir to meet with Biden in Washington Jan 31: White House

  • The two sides will discuss ‘ensuring the stability of global energy supplies’
By AFP ·

Israeli president to make first-ever state visit to UAE

Israeli president to make first-ever state visit to UAE

  • The visit comes some 16 months after the wealthy UAE broke with decades of Arab consensus and forged diplomatic ties with Israel
By AFP ·

Saudi nationals scan their documents at a digital-Immigration gate at the King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 16, 2021. (REUTERS)

All the registrations and certificates you need to visit Saudi Arabia

  • Visitors face queues and quarantine for failing to match Saudi requirements
By Rashid Hassan ·

UAE discussing defense upgrade after Houthi attacks- envoy to UN

UAE discussing defense upgrade after Houthi attacks- envoy to UN

  • Nusseibeh confirmed ongoing security discussions with Washington but declined to provide details
  • The Houthis said they are punishing the UAE for backing forces battling the group in energy-producing regions
By Reuters ·

UK says not ruling out sanctions on Russia’s Vladimir Putin

UK says not ruling out sanctions on Russia’s Vladimir Putin

  • Western leaders step up military preparations and made plans to shield Europe from a potential energy supply shock
By Reuters ·

Crypto exchange FTX US valued at $8 bln as first fundraise draws SoftBank, Temasek

Crypto exchange FTX US valued at $8 bln as first fundraise draws SoftBank, Temasek

  • In October, FTX US acquired LedgerX in a move to expand into crypto futures and options trading
By Reuters ·

Google Doodle celebrates ‘Egyptian Cinderella’ Soad Hosny

Google Doodle celebrates ‘Egyptian Cinderella’ Soad Hosny

  • One of the most dominant artists in the Middle East and the Arab world during her time
By Arab News ·

Google Doodle celebrates ‘Egyptian Cinderella’ Soad Hosny

Google Doodle celebrates ‘Egyptian Cinderella’ Soad Hosny

  • One of the most dominant artists in the Middle East and the Arab world during her time
By Arab News ·

Elton John positive for COVID-19, postpones Dallas shows

Elton John positive for COVID-19, postpones Dallas shows

  • "I'm so sorry to anyone who's been inconvenienced by this but I want to keep myself and my team safe," said John
  • The concerts, part of John's "Farewell Yellow Brick Road" tour, were scheduled for January 25 and January 26
By AFP ·
Tsitsipas storms into Australian Open semifinal

Tsitsipas storms into Australian Open semifinal

  • Stefanos Tsitsipas stormed into his third Australian Open semifinal against either Daniil Medvedev or Felix Auger-Aliassime
By AFP ·