Analysis Are Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis firing warning shots across Biden administration’s bows?

Are Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis firing warning shots across Biden administration’s bows?

  • Militia has alternated between bragging about targeting Saudi population centers and maintaining plausible deniability
  • Apparent sighting of projectile high over Riyadh on Tuesday was the second such incident in a span of just three days
By Robert Edwards - & - TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Special Ending Houthi sanctions raises Iran terror threat, critics warn

Ending Houthi sanctions raises Iran terror threat, critics warn

  • US move leaves ‘friends and allies’ in the Gulf at risk, former envoy says
By RAY HANANIA ·

FII is described as an international platform for debate between global leaders, investors and innovators. In 2019, 24 investment deals worth $20 billion were announced at the event. (AFP/File Photo)

Riyadh investment forum sends ‘message of optimism’ with global linkup

  • FII embraces unique high-tech format in bid to reinvent global economy
By Arab News ·

Moderate values key to confronting deviant ideas: Saudi official

Moderate values key to confronting deviant ideas: Saudi official

  • Various training programs, dialogue sessions and seminars will be held aimed at spreading a culture of moderation and dialogue
By Arab News ·

UAE health: COVID-19 may require an annual vaccine

UAE health: COVID-19 may require an annual vaccine

  • Around 40-50 percent of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic
  • The UAE has seen a surge of cases recently
By Arab News ·

Analysis Are Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis firing warning shots across Biden administration’s bows?

Are Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis firing warning shots across Biden administration’s bows?

By Robert Edwards - & - TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Special Yemen steps up diplomatic drive for Houthi terrorist designation

Yemen steps up diplomatic drive for Houthi terrorist designation

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Indonesian volcano unleashes river of lava in new eruption

Indonesian volcano unleashes river of lava in new eruption

  • It was Mount Merapi’s biggest lava flow since authorities raised its danger level in November
By AP ·

Tuchel set to accept massive Chelsea challenge

Tuchel set to accept massive Chelsea challenge

  • 47-year-old German will be the 15th change of manager since Abramovich bought the club in 2003
By AFP ·

Amazon has launched its Prime service in Saudi Arabia with a free 30-day trial followed by a subscription fee of SR16 ($4) per month or SR140 per year. (Supplied)

Amazon launches Prime in Saudi Arabia

  • Prime service has over 150 million members globally
  • Video service in Saudi Arabia will include global titles with Arabic subtitles
By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·