Tunisia in political turmoil as president dismisses more officials

Tunisia in political turmoil as president dismisses more officials

  • Late Tuesday, Saied issued decrees sacking a list of government officials, including the army’s chief prosecutor
  • He has also lifted the parliamentary immunity of lawmakers, and assumed judicial powers
By AFP ·

Update Yemeni government demands ‘effective’ pressure on Houthis to accept peace efforts

Yemeni government demands ‘effective’ pressure on Houthis to accept peace efforts

  • US envoy renewed US government’s support for Yemeni government, efforts to put Riyadh Agreement into place
  • Lenderking will address urgent need for efforts by the Yemeni government, Saudi Arabia to stabilize Yemen’s economy
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Live Saudi Arabia anticipates 1 trillion riyal injection from 4IR technology

Saudi Arabia anticipates 1 trillion riyal injection from 4IR technology

  • Artificial intelligence and smart cities will see Saudi Arabia rebrand as a global technology hub
By Inji Albukhari and Ryana Alqubali ·

Ignore false COVID-19 claims and get vaccinated, Saudi health authorities urge public

Ignore false COVID-19 claims and get vaccinated, Saudi health authorities urge public

  • Health Ministry reports 1,334 new cases, 1,079 recoveries, 11 deaths
By Rawan Radwan ·

Special The case for continued financial support for Lebanon’s Hariri tribunal graphic

The case for continued financial support for Lebanon’s Hariri tribunal

  • Critics argue the Special Tribunal for Lebanon failed and should close down because it did not lead to a single arrest 
  • Experts participating in an Arab News webinar said Hariri tribunal should be allowed to complete its mandate
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Saudi delivery startup raises $2.4m to expand outside KSA

Saudi delivery startup raises $2.4m to expand outside KSA

  • The startup uses artificial intelligence and a mobile application to partner companies
By DEEMA AL-KHUDAIR ·

Special Deepfake of Beirut port blast victim Amin Al-Zahed. (Screenshot)

Lebanon’s MTV slammed over deepfake video of Beirut port blast victims

  • MTV Lebanon video commemorating the victims of the Beirut port blast has been branded as insensitive by social media users
  • The video featured deepfakes of two victims of the devastating Aug. 4 explosion, Ralph Mallahi and Amin Al-Zahed, speaking directly to the camera
By Leen Fouad - TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Special Deepfake of Beirut port blast victim Amin Al-Zahed. (Screenshot)

Lebanon’s MTV slammed over deepfake video of Beirut port blast victims

  • MTV Lebanon video commemorating the victims of the Beirut port blast has been branded as insensitive by social media users
  • The video featured deepfakes of two victims of the devastating Aug. 4 explosion, Ralph Mallahi and Amin Al-Zahed, speaking directly to the camera
By Leen Fouad - TAREK ALI AHMAD ·