video Chinese president looks forward to elevating Sino-Arab relations ‘to a new level’

Chinese president looks forward to elevating Sino-Arab relations ‘to a new level’

  • Xi was invited by King Salman to attend a Saudi-Chinese summit in the Kingdom
  • Xi’s three-day visit reflects the leaders’ desire to strengthen bilateral relations
video By Arab News ·

Budget 2023: Saudi Arabia exceeds surplus estimate and revises up GDP forecast

Budget 2023: Saudi Arabia exceeds surplus estimate and revises up GDP forecast

  • Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said that the government intends to prioritize capital spending
  • The budget has been approved by the Saudi Cabinet
By Arab News ·

Summits in Riyadh reflect Kingdom’s desire to enhance relations with China: Saudi foreign minister

Summits in Riyadh reflect Kingdom’s desire to enhance relations with China: Saudi foreign minister

  • Speaking as Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Riyadh for an official visit, Prince Faisal bin Farhan said bilateral relations are characterized by friendship, trust, cooperation and coordination
  • Xi is expected to attend a Saudi-Chinese summit, the Gulf-China Summit for Cooperation and Development, and the Riyadh Arab-China Summit for Cooperation and Development
By Arab News ·

Summits in Riyadh reflect Kingdom’s desire to enhance relations with China: Saudi foreign minister

Summits in Riyadh reflect Kingdom’s desire to enhance relations with China: Saudi foreign minister

  • Speaking as Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Riyadh for an official visit, Prince Faisal bin Farhan said bilateral relations are characterized by friendship, trust, cooperation and coordination
  • Xi is expected to attend a Saudi-Chinese summit, the Gulf-China Summit for Cooperation and Development, and the Riyadh Arab-China Summit for Cooperation and Development
By Arab News ·

Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians in West Bank raid

Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians in West Bank raid

  • The military raid targeted Jenin town and its refugee camp in northern West Bank
  • Palestinian factions called for general strike to mourn the dead
By AP ·

Narendra Modi’s party set for landslide election win in India’s Gujarat state

Narendra Modi’s party set for landslide election win in India’s Gujarat state

  • Western industrial state is a bastion of the BJP, which has not lost state assembly elections there since 1995
By Reuters ·

Saudi finances are in good shape, says central bank’s governor

Saudi finances are in good shape, says central bank’s governor

  • The Saudi Central Bank will continue to manage its foreign-exchange reserves based on ‘balanced investment policies,’ Fahad Almubarak added
  • Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan said a predicted SR16 billion surplus reflects shrewd past investments by the Kingdom in its oil and gas sector
By Arab News ·

Apple: Most iCloud data can now be end-to-end encrypted

Apple: Most iCloud data can now be end-to-end encrypted

  • The world’s most valuable company has long placed customer security and privacy at a premium
By AP ·

Apple: Most iCloud data can now be end-to-end encrypted

Apple: Most iCloud data can now be end-to-end encrypted

  • The world’s most valuable company has long placed customer security and privacy at a premium
By AP ·

Red Sea film festival travels back in time with outdoor cinema

Red Sea film festival travels back in time with outdoor cinema

  • Cinephiles can grab popcorn from the Vox kiosk, cozy up in a bean bag and enjoy movies such as “Love in Karnak” (1965) and “Watch out for Zouzou” (1972)
By AMEERA ABID ·
Yankees agree to record $360m MLB deal with Judge: reports

Yankees agree to record $360m MLB deal with Judge: reports

  • Judge’s contract is the richest in MLB history for any non-pitcher
By AFP ·