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 ·

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 ·

Saudi air defenses destroy Houthi drones targeting Abha airport, Najran

Saudi air defenses destroy Houthi drones targeting Abha airport, Najran

By Arab News ·

Exclusive With half Saudis turning gamers, eSports to add $21b to GDP video

With half Saudis turning gamers, eSports to add $21b to GDP

By WAEL MAHDI - INJI ALBUKHARI - Lama Alhamawi ·

Saudi space sector takes another giant leap with membership of global body

Saudi space sector takes another giant leap with membership of global body

  • The Saudi Space Commission has joined the International Astronautical Federation ‘to enhance the Kingdom’s stature globally’ in the sector
By Arab News ·

Khartoum airport will reopen on Wednesday: Head of Sudan civil aviation

Khartoum airport will reopen on Wednesday: Head of Sudan civil aviation

  • The airport was closed from Monday following the ousting of Sudan's government by the military
By Reuters ·

Hiroshima nuclear bomb survivor and campaigner dies at 96

Hiroshima nuclear bomb survivor and campaigner dies at 96

  • Sunao Tsuboi was on his way to engineering school in 1945 when the first nuclear bomb attack was launched by the US
By AFP ·

Saudi Arabia retail sales fall for third week in a row: SAMA

Saudi Arabia retail sales fall for third week in a row: SAMA

  • Falls were steepest in the education, telecommunication, and recreation and culture sectors
By LAMYAA BAGAZI ·

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 ·

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 ·