Saudi deputy defense minister, Blinken discuss common vision to ‘confront Iran’s destabilizing policies’

Saudi deputy defense minister, Blinken discuss common vision to ‘confront Iran’s destabilizing policies’

  • Prince Khalid, Blinken talk about the role the UN and the international community can play in moving Yemen to peace and development
By Arab News ·

Iran Revolutionary Guard colonel is shot dead in Tehran

Iran Revolutionary Guard colonel is shot dead in Tehran

  • The group blamed the killing on “global arrogance,” typically code for the United States and Israel
  • That accusation, as well as the style of the brazen killing, raised the possibility of a link with other motorbike slayings previously attributed to Israel in Iran
By AP ·

WEF president lauds Saudi reforms, ‘strong delegation’ attending Davos video

WEF president lauds Saudi reforms, ‘strong delegation’ attending Davos

  • Borge Brende says forum working with Kingdom on gender equality, skill acceleration and increasing competitiveness
  • KSA can improve on issues related to tax system and red tape, says the former Norwegian FM
By Arab News ·

Saudi Film Commission CEO Abdullah Al-Eyaf held several discussions with international industry professionals. (Supplied)

Saudis are natural-born storytellers, says Saudi Film Commission CEO

  • Abdullah Al-Eyaf discusses the importance of Saudi talent during the 75th Cannes Film Festival
By Lama Alhmawi ·

United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen talks to reporters in the Syrian capital Damascus, on May 22, 2022. (AFP)

UN envoy praises ‘potential’ of Syria prisoner amnesty

  • The regime’s Justice Ministry has said hundreds of inmates had been released, and a military official, Ahmad Touzan, told local media this week that the amnesty would cover thousands, including those who are wanted but not detained
By AFP ·

Exclusive Frankly Speaking: WEF sending strong message by not inviting Russia to Davos, says forum’s Borge Brende

Frankly Speaking: WEF sending strong message by not inviting Russia to Davos, says forum’s Borge Brende

  • WEF president says violations by Iran and Israel are not comparable to those committed in Ukraine
  • Brende believes current war could end up as Moscow’s “Afghanistan or Vietnam”
  • Davos summit more timely than ever as ‘global challenges require global solutions’
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Riyadh hopes to ‘work out an agreement with OPEC+ which includes Russia,’ says energy minister

Riyadh hopes to ‘work out an agreement with OPEC+ which includes Russia,’ says energy minister

  • Prince Abdulaziz says OPEC+ will be needed to bring about ‘orderly adjustments’ in the future
By Arab News ·

Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud

Six Saudis make list of Arab world’s most inspirational businesswomen

  • Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud among 50 recognized by Arabian Business magazine
By Arab News ·

Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud

Six Saudis make list of Arab world’s most inspirational businesswomen

  • Princess Lamia Bint Majed Al-Saud among 50 recognized by Arabian Business magazine
By Arab News ·