Saudi Arabia’s crown prince launches SR142B Savvy Games Group strategy

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince launches SR142B 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 ·

Former Iranian president Rafsanjani’s daughter arrested for ‘inciting riots’

Former Iranian president Rafsanjani’s daughter arrested for ‘inciting riots’

  • Iranian government had been referring to the protests as ‘riots’ and ‘sedition’ to suppress them
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 ·

Saudi National Housing Company signs agreements worth $533M

Saudi National Housing Company signs agreements worth $533M

  • NHC’s work in line with Vision 2030’s objective of increasing Saudi family residential ownership to 70%
By Arab News ·

Special Taste of home: Coffee is now Saudis’ cup of tea

Taste of home: Coffee is now Saudis’ cup of tea

By Lama Alhamawi ·

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 ·

US Senate approves $12 billion in new aid for Ukraine

US Senate approves $12 billion in new aid for Ukraine

  • It provides $4.5 billion for Kyiv to keep the country's finances stable and keep the government running
  • It comes as Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to declare the annexation of parts of Ukraine
By AFP ·

Update Oil settles lower after hitting $90/bbl as OPEC+ considers output cut

Oil settles lower after hitting $90/bbl as OPEC+ considers output cut

  • OPEC+ has begun talks on output cut at Oct. 5 meet and Russia seen suggesting OPEC+ cuts output by 1 mln bpd — source
  • US markets slide on Fed’s aggressive moves to tame inflation; US production to return after shutting for Hurricane Ian
By Reuters ·

TikTok launches Creator Hub program in UAE and Egypt

TikTok launches Creator Hub program in UAE and Egypt

  • The new initiative aims to identify talented creators and connect them with the right mentors and skill-building experts
  • The annual competition requires creators to produce a creative content idea around a specific theme
By Arab News ·

TikTok launches Creator Hub program in UAE and Egypt

TikTok launches Creator Hub program in UAE and Egypt

  • The new initiative aims to identify talented creators and connect them with the right mentors and skill-building experts
  • The annual competition requires creators to produce a creative content idea around a specific theme
By Arab News ·

South Asians in UK honored for their outstanding achievements

South Asians in UK honored for their outstanding achievements

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  • Pratik Dattani, the director of the Asian Achievers Awards, said: ‘The aim of the evening is to recognize changemakers from across the South Asian community in the UK’
  • This year’s awards were presented in 12 categories, one of which, the Woman of the Year Award, was renamed as a tribute to the recently deceased Queen Elizabeth II
By SARAH GLUBB ·
Djokovic makes winning return to ATP action in Tel Aviv

Djokovic makes winning return to ATP action in Tel Aviv

  • Djokovic eased to a 6-0, 6-3 win over his 115th-ranked opponent in 86 minutes, firing 30 winners and breaking Andujar four times
  • It was the fewest games Djokovic has lost in any match this season
By AFP ·