Crown prince announces launch of Saudi Downtown Company for development

Crown prince announces launch of Saudi Downtown Company for development

  • The company will aim to improve infrastructure and build strategic partnerships with the private sector and investors by creating new opportunities
By Arab News ·

Exclusive Zelensky discredits Russian referendums, thanks Saudi Crown Prince for prisoner swap’s ‘brilliant result’ video

Zelensky discredits Russian referendums, thanks Saudi Crown Prince for prisoner swap’s ‘brilliant result’

  • Nuclear threats by Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov ‘should not be taken seriously,’ says Ukrainian president
  • Iran slammed for lying and continuing to send kamikaze drones for use against Ukraine
  • Arab countries and business welcome to invest and contribute to rebuilding Ukrainian cities and sectors 
By Arab News - Exclusive ·

Update Depositors storm Lebanon banks to demand their frozen money

Depositors storm Lebanon banks to demand their frozen money

  • Banks shuttered their branches last week after a spate of holdups by angry depositors
By AP ·

Special Fighting erupts in Yemen as Houthis refuse to renew UN-brokered truce

Fighting erupts in Yemen as Houthis refuse to renew UN-brokered truce

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Update Saudi Arabia to  host the 2029 Asian Winter Games at NEOM

Saudi Arabia to host the 2029 Asian Winter Games at NEOM

By Arab News ·

Iran launches test ‘tug’ into suborbital space

Iran launches test ‘tug’ into suborbital space

  • Saman test spacecraft was built by the country’s Space Research Center
  • Iran has long pursued a space program saying it is aimed at peaceful purposes
By AP ·

Iran arrests prominent rights activists

Iran arrests prominent rights activists

By Arab News ·

Merkel wins UN refugee agency award over welcome of Syrians

Merkel wins UN refugee agency award over welcome of Syrians

  • Under Angela Merkel’s leadership, Germany welcomed over 1.2 million refugees in 2015 and 2016
By AP ·

Philippine media groups demand protection after journalist’s murder

Philippine media groups demand protection after journalist’s murder

  • Radio journalist Percival Mabasa killed by two assailants on Monday night
By Reuters ·

Philippine media groups demand protection after journalist’s murder

Philippine media groups demand protection after journalist’s murder

  • Radio journalist Percival Mabasa killed by two assailants on Monday night
By Reuters ·

World No. 3 Casper Ruud to join Carlos Alcaraz at Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi

World No. 3 Casper Ruud to join Carlos Alcaraz at Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi

  • The Norwegian is the latest name added to the Dec. 16-18 tournament at the International Tennis Centre in Zayed Sports City
  • Just months after facing off in the US Open final, Ruud and Alcaraz could face each other again in Abu Dhabi
By Arab News ·