Saudi Arabia to record a budget surplus of $24bn in 2022

Saudi Arabia to record a budget surplus of $24bn in 2022

  • Total revenues expected to reach about SR1.12 trillion in 2023
By Arab News ·

Iran’s leaders ‘in disarray’ as protests grow

Iran’s leaders ‘in disarray’ as protests grow

  • High-level jockeying for position over who will succeed Khamenei as supreme leader
By Arab News ·

Special Arab News celebrates International Coffee Day with deep dive into tastes and traditions of Saudi Coffee

Arab News celebrates International Coffee Day with deep dive into tastes and traditions of Saudi Coffee

By Jonathan Gornall ·

Iran arrests artist whose viral song became protest anthem

Iran arrests artist whose viral song became protest anthem

  • A few days before his arrest on September 29, Shervin Hajipour posted the moving song on Instagram
  • Iranian authorities have also arrested female artist Donya Rad, Radio Farda reported
By Arab News ·

Special Lebanon schools struggle to open as finance woes bite

Lebanon schools struggle to open as finance woes bite

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Russia vetoes UN resolution calling its referendums illegal

Russia vetoes UN resolution calling its referendums illegal

  • The vote in the 15-member Security Council was 10-1 with China, India, Brazil and Gabon abstaining
  • US and sponsor Albania to take resolution to General Assembly, where there are no vetoes
By AP ·

Gasoline price surge fuels EV  demand in Kingdom: KAPSARC

Gasoline price surge fuels EV demand in Kingdom: KAPSARC

  • KSA has implemented energy price reforms to unlock economic and environmental benefits for the country
By Fahad Abuljadayel ·