Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

Clean energy development can’t be left to Aramco and ADNOC, warns Saudi minister

By Fahad Abuljadayel - Jana Salloum ·

Update Saudi Arabia launches two initiatives at cost of $10.4 billion to combat climate change: Crown Prince

Saudi Arabia launches two initiatives at cost of $10.4 billion to combat climate change: Crown Prince

  • Mohammed bin Salman said gathering planned to put a regional roadmap into place for combating climate change
By RAYANA ALQUBALI - SHATHA ALMASOUDI ·

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 ·

More than 85 Houthis killed near Yemen’s Marib: Arab coalition

More than 85 Houthis killed near Yemen’s Marib: Arab coalition

  • Arab coalition says airstrikes hit 21 Houthi targets, also destroying nine military vehicles
By Arab News ·

UK monarch won’t visit UN climate conference in person

UK monarch won’t visit UN climate conference in person

  • The 95-year-old monarch has “regretfully’’ decided that she will no longer travel to Glasgow to attend the reception on Nov. 1
  • “Her Majesty is disappointed not to attend the reception but will deliver an address to the assembled delegates via a recorded video message,’’ the palace said
By AP ·

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 ·

Bayern star Kimmich sparks vaccination debate in Germany

Bayern star Kimmich sparks vaccination debate in Germany

  • On Saturday, Kimmich revealed he decided against being vaccinated, despite having founded the 'We Kick Corona" charity last year
  • Bayern president Herbert Hainer said he would be happy if Kimmich "still gets vaccinated, but there is no compulsory vaccination.
By AFP ·