Saudi Arabia leads condemnation of Houthi missile attacks on Abu Dhabi, Kingdom

Saudi Arabia leads condemnation of Houthi missile attacks on Abu Dhabi, Kingdom

  • Saudi Arabia’s foreign ministry said the Houthis had caused destruction and death in Yemen
  • GCC said continuation of Houthi attacks reflects their rejection of all efforts aimed at bringing peace to Yemen
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia extends residencies, exit-entry visas

Saudi Arabia extends residencies, exit-entry visas

  • The extension, issued by the Minister of Finance, is part of the Kingdom’s efforts to address the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • It will be carried automatically in collaboration with the National Information Center, without the need to visit the passports directorate
By Arab News ·

Update Lebanon's leading Sunni Muslim politician and Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri delivers a speech in Beirut, Lebanon January 24, 2022. (Reuters)

Hariri will not run in parliamentary elections due to ‘Iranian influence’

  • Hariri, 51, inherited the political mantle of his father, Rafik, after his assassination in 2005
  • Cabinet approves social aid for public sector, appoints Anti-Corruption Commission members
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Clara Barbier Serrano performed arias by composers such as Purcell, Handel, Mozart and Puccini. Her journey into opera began 10 years ago when she was 16 years old. (Photos/ Hayy Jameel)

Stunning French soprano enthralls Jeddah audience

  • Clara Barbier Serrano performs arias taking audience on a special journey through European history
  • To be in this place in this Maraya concert hall was just incredible, because it’s beautiful; it’s so magical how we can bring this music to the whole world, and then people will somehow connect to it
By Nada Hameed ·

Stephanie Williams, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’s special adviser on Libya, recently reiterated the importance of holding elections “in the shortest possible time frame.” (Reuters/File Photo)

Help build solid basis for Libyan elections and don’t fixate on dates, Security Council told

  • Lawyer and activist Elham Saudi condemned “weak” vetting that resulted in candidates implicated in corruption and crimes against humanity being cleared to stand
  • US envoy highlighted concerns about deteriorating human rights situation in the country and continuing reports of violence and abuse targeting migrants, asylum seekers and refugees
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

In this photo taken on Jan. 13, 2022 a fruit vendor waits for customers at his store in Shopian district, Indian-administered Kashmir. There are fears of crisis with the arrival of Iranian apples. (AN photo) photos

Entry of Iranian apples sours Kashmiri fruit industry

  • The new apples on the Indian market have devalued Kashmir’s fruit sector
  • Worth $1.34 billion, the apple industry contributes up to 10 percent of Kashmir’s GDP
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Muslim worshippers gather for Friday prayer on the streets outside the mosque of the Muslim centre in east London. (AFP/File Photo)

Muslims second ‘least-liked’ group in UK: Survey

By Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·

Gas flares from an oil production platform at the Soroush oil fields in the Persian Gulf, south of the capital Tehran. (REUTERS file photo)

Turkish industry copes with abrupt cut of gas flow from Iran

  • Authorities should have taken necessary steps beforehand, energy expert tells Arab News
  • Record high losses for manufacturing facilities and disruption in export commitments feared
By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

BBC Arabic was also embroiled in another controversy last year. (Screenshot)

BBC Arabic accused of withholding guest pay for 2 years

  • “The important matter I want to discuss now is that BBC Arabic hasn’t paid us any dues for two years,” Political analyst Mehdi Eliefifi said
By Arab News ·

BBC Arabic was also embroiled in another controversy last year. (Screenshot)

BBC Arabic accused of withholding guest pay for 2 years

  • “The important matter I want to discuss now is that BBC Arabic hasn’t paid us any dues for two years,” Political analyst Mehdi Eliefifi said
By Arab News ·