Fashion, money, power and sustainability: Welcome to the new FII

Fashion, money, power and sustainability: Welcome to the new FII

  • Business bigwigs debate and brainstorm how to solve big problems at global level
By WAEL MAHDI ·

Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

By Fahad Abuljadayel - Jana Salloum ·

The Council of Ministers holds its weekly meeting, chaired by King Salman remotely from NEOM on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia reiterates call for restraint, calm in Sudan: Cabinet

  • Ministers welcomed a UN Security Council statement condemning the Iran-backed Houthi militia’s attacks on the Kingdom
  • The Cabinet reiterated the Kingdom’s firm position in support of the Palestinian cause
By Arab News ·

Curtain set to rise on new era for Saudi performing arts

Curtain set to rise on new era for Saudi performing arts

  • The new body will provide an umbrella organization for performers while promoting new talent and expertise
By SALEH FAREED ·

Special Saudi Arabia issues calming statement as Lebanese tensions rise over port explosion case

Saudi Arabia issues calming statement as Lebanese tensions rise over port explosion case

  • Politicians denounce intelligence office’s decision to summon Geagea in connection with October violence
  • Lebanon’s grand mufti thanks Saudi Arabia for message of solidarity as factions continue to bicker and issue threats
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Bangladesh to launch Myanmar curriculum for Rohingya refugee children

Bangladesh to launch Myanmar curriculum for Rohingya refugee children

  • Stalled by COVID-19 lockdowns, pilot program now set to swing into action
By SHEHAB SUMON ·

Saudi development fund issues $3bn to Pakistan to help support economy

Saudi development fund issues $3bn to Pakistan to help support economy

  • The funds will help the Pakistani government support its foreign currency reserves
By Arab News ·

Bolsonaro, who tested positive for the coronavirus in July last year, had credited his taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, for his mild symptoms. (File/AFP)

Facebook, YouTube take down Bolsonaro video over false vaccine claim

  • Both Facebook and Alphabet Inc’s YouTube said the video, which was recorded on Thursday, violated their policies
By Reuters ·

Bolsonaro, who tested positive for the coronavirus in July last year, had credited his taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, for his mild symptoms. (File/AFP)

Facebook, YouTube take down Bolsonaro video over false vaccine claim

  • Both Facebook and Alphabet Inc’s YouTube said the video, which was recorded on Thursday, violated their policies
By Reuters ·

Headliner Azeem Muhammad, from St. Louis in Missouri, joined the Penny Appeal tour in 2018 and has been a growing success since. (AN Photo/Sarah Glubb)

Muslim comedians tour UK to help people get over the pandemic

  • Starting in London, the Super Muslim Comedy Tour heads north and stops in 10 locations, including Manchester, Birmingham and Glasgow
  • This year’s lineup brings back some of the old favorites, along with some new performers, but none of them were interested in centering their jokes around the pandemic
By SARAH GLUBB ·
Special Polish power meets Brazilian grit as Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira face off at UFC 267 in Abu Dhabi

Polish power meets Brazilian grit as Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira face off at UFC 267 in Abu Dhabi

  • UFC returns to Abu Dhabi with a title double-header in front of an expected capacity crowd at Etihad Arena on Yas Island 
  • Blachowicz is coming off an upset victory over the formerly undefeated Israel Adesanya, while Teixeira is after a huge win over Thiago Santos having been hurt early on
By Dimitri Lykidis ·