Update Saudi Arabia summons Lebanese envoy over ‘offensive’ comments made by information minister

Saudi Arabia summons Lebanese envoy over ‘offensive’ comments made by information minister

  • The ministry said the statements showed a clear bias toward the Houthis who threaten regional stability
  • UAE condemned Kordahi's “disgraceful and biased statements” and summoned the Lebanese ambassador
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 of Saudis turning gamers, eSports to add $21bn to GDP video

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

By WAEL MAHDI - INJI ALBUKHARI - Lama Alhamawi ·

Saudi Arabia records 3 COVID-19 deaths, 55 new cases

Saudi Arabia records 3 COVID-19 deaths, 55 new cases

  • The health ministry says 42 patients have recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours
  • Tabuk Municipality carried out more than 12,000 inspection tours during the past week
By Arab News ·

Arab coalition says over 100 Houthis killed in strikes on Juba and Al-Kasarah

Arab coalition says over 100 Houthis killed in strikes on Juba and Al-Kasarah

  • 13 military vehicles had also been destroyed in the 26 strikes carried out by the coalition on Juba and Al-Kasarah
  • The coalition has reported heavy strikes around Marib in recent weeks
By Arab News ·

Criminal charges against Alec Baldwin not ruled out: DA

Criminal charges against Alec Baldwin not ruled out: DA

  • Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies: ‘He’s obviously the person that fired the weapon — all options are on the table at this point’
  • Sheriff Adan Mendoza: ‘We’re going to determine how those (live rounds) got there, why they were there, because they shouldn’t have been there’
By AFP ·

Near acquires minority stake in data-driven marketing platform MEmob+

Near acquires minority stake in data-driven marketing platform MEmob+

  • Singapore-based data intelligence specialist acquires minority stake in a deal that values the company at more than $25 million
By Arab News ·

Near acquires minority stake in data-driven marketing platform MEmob+

Near acquires minority stake in data-driven marketing platform MEmob+

  • Singapore-based data intelligence specialist acquires minority stake in a deal that values the company at more than $25 million
By Arab News ·

’Dead in its tracks’ — FIFPro chief convinced biennial World Cup won’t happen

’Dead in its tracks’ — FIFPro chief convinced biennial World Cup won’t happen

  • Opposition has been so widespread from leagues, players and supporters groups that the chances of a biennial World Cup actually happening appear remote
  • "There has been a lot of pushback. They have realised that," FIFPro's general secretary Jonas Baer-Hoffmann told AFP about FIFA's proposals
By AFP ·