UN urged to act over Iran piracy in the Gulf

UN urged to act over Iran piracy in the Gulf

  • Dramatic audio recording reveals
 moment gunmen boarded tanker
By Arab News ·

Update Saudi FM: Hezbollah’s power is the main cause of Lebanon’s crisis

Saudi FM: Hezbollah’s power is the main cause of Lebanon’s crisis

  • Prince Faisal reiterated the Kingdom’s continuous solidarity with the Lebanese people in times of crises
  • The minister said any aid provided to Lebanon by the Kingdom depends on serious reforms being carried out
By Arab News ·

Special How the coronavirus’ delta variant disrupted Middle East’s ‘return to normal’ plans video

How the coronavirus’ delta variant disrupted Middle East’s ‘return to normal’ plans

  • Several MENA countries have experienced an explosion of infections linked to the highly transmissible strain
  • Travel restrictions had to be reimposed once the severity of the threat posed by the spread of delta became clear
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

Saudi Arabia announces 13 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 13 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 512,373
  • A total of 8,297 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far
By Arab News ·

Fears grow for Iranian dual-national prisoners ahead of Raisi inauguration

Fears grow for Iranian dual-national prisoners ahead of Raisi inauguration

  • Iranian news outlets quote official as saying Tehran has “no incentive” for prisoner exchanges
  • UK govt spokesman: “Iran’s continued arbitrary detention of our dual nationals is unacceptable”
By Arab News ·

Greece slaps restrictions on two tourist islands to curb COVID

Greece slaps restrictions on two tourist islands to curb COVID

  • The Mediterranean country is also battling a wave of wildfires during a protracted heatwave
  • Restrictions will come into effect from Friday and run until Aug. 13
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia digital content market to hit $5.3bn by 2030

Saudi Arabia digital content market to hit $5.3bn by 2030

  • Investment in digital video in KSA to read SR1.2 billion
By Arab News ·

Shukla has managed several technology teams for clients including Abu Dhabi Digital Authority, Majid Al Futtaim, the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, and Mall of Emirates. (Supplied)

Like Digital & Partners appoints new director of technology

  • Pradeep Shukla to lead all enterprise technology practices at the agency
By Arab News ·

Shukla has managed several technology teams for clients including Abu Dhabi Digital Authority, Majid Al Futtaim, the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, and Mall of Emirates. (Supplied)

Like Digital & Partners appoints new director of technology

  • Pradeep Shukla to lead all enterprise technology practices at the agency
By Arab News ·

Young Syrian refugees learn the joys of analog photography

Young Syrian refugees learn the joys of analog photography

  • ‘Their first reaction is they think it’s like magic,’ Sirkhane Darkroom project leader Serbest Salih says
By Rawaa Talass ·
Tokyo logs record 5,042 cases as infections surge amid Games

Tokyo logs record 5,042 cases as infections surge amid Games

  • Tokyo has been under a state of emergency since mid-July
  • Suga says there is no evidence linking the increase in cases to the July 23-Aug. 8 Games
By AP ·