Hamas awaiting new truce proposal from mediators’ talks with Israel

Hamas awaiting new truce proposal from mediators’ talks with Israel

  • Mediators ramp up efforts to secure a ceasefire in Gaza, in the hope of heading off an Israeli assault on Rafah
By Reuters - AFP ·

UN agency for Palestinian refugees at ‘breaking point’: chief

UN agency for Palestinian refugees at ‘breaking point’: chief

  • UNRWA has been accused by Israel of serving as a tool of the Hamas militant group
  • UNRWA’s Philippe Lazzarini: Israel has not provided evidence against its 12 former workers
By AFP ·

Update Day 5 at ICJ hearing: Oman says Israel must immediately end occupation of Palestinian territory

Day 5 at ICJ hearing: Oman says Israel must immediately end occupation of Palestinian territory

  • Qatar envoy: While all eyes are on Gaza, the situation in the West Bank is deteriorating
By Arab News ·

Jewellery Salon sees international labels descend on Riyadh photos

Jewellery Salon sees international labels descend on Riyadh

  • The Asprey bags redesigned by Princess Nourah pay homage to Kingdom’s five regions with distinct motifs, colors
By Rahaf Jambi ·

UN experts urge ‘immediate’ stop of arms transfers to Israel

UN experts urge ‘immediate’ stop of arms transfers to Israel

  • Transfers are prohibited even if exporting state does not intend arms to be used in violation of law
  • ‘Israel has repeatedly failed to comply with international law,’ say experts
By Arab News ·

Ukraine military destroys Russian surveillance plane — air force commander

Ukraine military destroys Russian surveillance plane — air force commander

  • The A-50 was downed over Russian territory, between the cities of Rostov-on-Don and Krasnodar
  • The operation was carried out by the air force and the intelligence directorate
By Reuters ·

FII Priority: Leaders in Miami and the Kingdom are fostering environments for growth and talent

FII Priority: Leaders in Miami and the Kingdom are fostering environments for growth and talent

  • Diversity, inclusivity are key ingredients to make a place attractive, panelist said
  • Kingdom has made great improvements to rebrand itself as global talent hub
By Arab News ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Bella Hadid expands portfolio with launch of new brand Orebella

Bella Hadid expands portfolio with launch of new brand Orebella

  • Speculation that model will sell fragrances, incense, body lotions, oils, shampoo, conditioner and candles
By Arab News ·
’Out of power’ Swiatek stunned by Kalinskaya in Dubai

’Out of power’ Swiatek stunned by Kalinskaya in Dubai

  • Kalinskaya snapped Swiatek’s seven-match winning streak and ended the world number one’s bid for a rare Doha-Dubai title double
  • “I didn’t have power anymore to give even more, which doesn’t happen often,” admitted 22-year-old Swiatek
By AFP ·