Arab coalition intercepts Houthi drones, ballistic missile attack targeting Saudi Arabia

Arab coalition intercepts Houthi drones, ballistic missile attack targeting Saudi Arabia

  • The Houthis launched six drones toward the Kingdom's southern region. All were destroyed
  • Arab coalition also intercepted a ballistic missile attack targeting the capital Riyadh
By Arab News ·

 Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was in attendance for the second race of the Formula E Diriyah E-Prix weekend in Riyadh on Saturday. (SPA) video

WATCH: Saudi Crown Prince attends Formula E Diriyah E-Prix

  • Crown prince received good wishes as he arrived following successful operation
By Arab News ·

Blinken stresses US will continue to defend, do business with Saudi Arabia

Blinken stresses US will continue to defend, do business with Saudi Arabia

By Arab News ·

Saudi fashions ‘tell the world a story’

Saudi fashions ‘tell the world a story’

  • Eye-catching traditional pieces that women wear on key occasions highlight the Kingdom’s diverse heritage
By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·

Special Egypt’s tourism ‘will return to  pre-COVID-19 levels by fall 2022’

Egypt’s tourism ‘will return to pre-COVID-19 levels by fall 2022’

  • The tourism sector is one of the Egyptian economy’s main pillars. It made revenues of $4 billion in 2020, compared to $13.03 billion in 2019. The country received about 3.5 million tourists last year, compared to 13 million in 2019
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Special Egypt has overcome peak of coronavirus second wave, says health official

Egypt has overcome peak of coronavirus second wave, says health official

By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Special Lebanon facing coup threat, Maronite leader warns rally

Lebanon facing coup threat, Maronite leader warns rally

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

US authorizes Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

US authorizes Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

  • The J&J vaccine is the third to be greenlighted in the US after Pfizer’s and Moderna’s were provisionally approved in December
  • US President Joe Biden hails 'exciting news' but urge Americans not to let guard down
By AFP ·

Weekly energy recap: February 26, 2021

Weekly energy recap: February 26, 2021

  • The market is still assessing the resumption of US crude oil output after the fallout from the big freeze across Texas
By Faisal Faeq ·

UK to allocate $17bn for new infrastructure bank

UK to allocate $17bn for new infrastructure bank

By AFP - Reuters ·

S. Africa proposes new rules to boost economy

S. Africa proposes new rules to boost economy

By Reuters ·

Online privacy fears mount as India sets tougher social media controls

Online privacy fears mount as India sets tougher social media controls

  • Journalists warn new rules are attempt to regulate online news portals
  • Tech giants are obliged to assist law enforcement in cybercrime, “unlawful” cases
By Sanjay Kumar ·

Online privacy fears mount as India sets tougher social media controls

Online privacy fears mount as India sets tougher social media controls

  • Journalists warn new rules are attempt to regulate online news portals
  • Tech giants are obliged to assist law enforcement in cybercrime, “unlawful” cases
By Sanjay Kumar ·