Saudi Arabia’s crown prince launches $37.7bn Savvy Games Group strategy

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince launches $37.7bn Savvy Games Group strategy

  • It will also establish 250 games companies in the Kingdom, which will create 39,000 jobs
  • It will also raise the sector’s GDP contribution to SR50 billion by 2030
By Arab News ·

Tehran regime faces international isolation as protests spread abroad

Tehran regime faces international isolation as protests spread abroad

  • At least 76 people have been killed in Iran’s violent crackdown on the protests
  • Taliban disperse demo in Kabul, clashes at embassy in Oslo, threat of new EU sanctions
By Arab News ·

Special Arab News celebrates International Coffee Day with deep dive into tastes and traditions of Saudi Coffee

Arab News celebrates International Coffee Day with deep dive into tastes and traditions of Saudi Coffee

By Jonathan Gornall ·

UK expedition tracing steps of Philby hopes to inspire next generation to explore Saudi Arabia’s beauty video

UK expedition tracing steps of Philby hopes to inspire next generation to explore Saudi Arabia’s beauty

  • Granddaughter Reem Philby part of homage to Ibn Saud and explorer
  • Pact with KAUST to collect data on culture, desert life, biodiversity
By SARAH GLUBB ·

UN sounds alarm over leukaemia in Iraq linked to oil fields

UN sounds alarm over leukaemia in Iraq linked to oil fields

  • ‘The people living near oil fields are victims of state-business collusion’: Special rapporteur
  • Leaked Health Ministry report blames air pollution for 20 percent rise in cancer in Basra
By Arab News ·

Iran cleric calls for crackdown on protesters

Iran cleric calls for crackdown on protesters

By Reuters ·

Update Putin: Russia will use all means to guard annexed regions

Putin: Russia will use all means to guard annexed regions

  • Russian leader warns Moscow would never give up the occupied areas
  • Vladimir Putin urges Ukraine to sit down for talks to end the fighting
By AP - Reuters ·

Dance group Mayyas to perform in Beirut after ‘America’s Got Talent’ win

Dance group Mayyas to perform in Beirut after ‘America’s Got Talent’ win

  • Crew ecstatic over ‘dream’ prize, says choreographer Nadim Cherfan
  • Artists will showcase their gifts at the US embassy this weekend
By Arab News ·
Portuguese coach suspended after harassment accusations

Portuguese coach suspended after harassment accusations

  • Famalicão said they were suspending coach Miguel Afonso “until the truth of the facts is ascertained”
  • Público said that it had contacted Afonso but he declined to comment on the accusations
By AP ·