graphic Special A picture taken on August 17, 2017 shows a Saudi employee using a laptop to prepare a slideshow at his office in the capital Riyadh. (AFP/File Photo)

What Saudi Arabia’s improved global ranking in labor resilience signifies

  • Improvement in Global Labor Resilience ranking ascribed to “digitalization, education and market flexibility”
  • GLRI 2021 report urges governments to invest in job-creating industries to serve growing youth population
graphic By Caline Malek ·

France condemns Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia, concerned about human rights in Iran

France condemns Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia, concerned about human rights in Iran

  • Saudi Arabia’s air defenses destroyed 17 Houthi drones launched toward the Kingdom’s southern region on Saturday
  • Rights groups said Raisi’s election as Iran’s new president was a blow for human rights
By Arab News ·

Amal Clooney brings to justice Daesh woman who oversaw rape, enslavement of Yazidis

Amal Clooney brings to justice Daesh woman who oversaw rape, enslavement of Yazidis

  • Sarah O. sentenced to 6.5 years behind bars in Germany
  • Victim: ‘No conviction can make up for our suffering’
By Arab News ·

Special Yemenis hail UN blacklist of Houthis

Yemenis hail UN blacklist of Houthis

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Chow was the 12th activist in the case who was given bail while awaiting trial. (File/AFP)

Hong Kong court grants bail to activist charged under security law

  • Hong Kong court approves bail for 24 year-old pro-democracy activist who has been jailed for four months.
By Reuters ·

UPDATE 2-YouTube wins user copyright fight in top EU court ruling

UPDATE 2-YouTube wins user copyright fight in top EU court ruling

  • Youtube wins long-running copyright-infringement fight against the European Union.
  • Last year, the EU overhauled law requiring YouTube, Facebook’s Instagram and other sharing platforms to install filters to prevent users from uploading copyrighted materials.

UPDATE 2-YouTube wins user copyright fight in top EU court ruling

UPDATE 2-YouTube wins user copyright fight in top EU court ruling

  • Youtube wins long-running copyright-infringement fight against the European Union.
  • Last year, the EU overhauled law requiring YouTube, Facebook’s Instagram and other sharing platforms to install filters to prevent users from uploading copyrighted materials.