German report reveals how Iran uses proliferation to smuggle illegal goods

German report reveals how Iran uses proliferation to smuggle illegal goods

  • The report states that Iran creates state-controlled “neutral” companies to hide the true nature of the purchase from buyers
  • Iran also uses “detour deliveries over ‘third states’ in order not to identify the final buyer”
By Arab News ·

Update Saudi Arabia wants to see “verifiable deeds” from talks with Iran, says official

Saudi Arabia wants to see “verifiable deeds” from talks with Iran, says official

By Reuters ·

Pakistan PM Imran Khan embarks on three-day visit to Saudi Arabia

Pakistan PM Imran Khan embarks on three-day visit to Saudi Arabia

  • Meetings with Saudi leadership to cover areas including economics, trade, investment and job opportunities for the Pakistani workforce
By Arab News Pakistan ·

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Health confirmed more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in the country over the past 24 hours. (SPA/File Photo)

Saudi Arabia records 13 COVID-19 deaths, confirms 1,039 new cases

  • Of the total number of cases, 9,750 remain active and 1,311 in critical condition
By Arab News ·

Talks ‘intensify’ on bringing US back to Iran nuclear deal

Talks ‘intensify’ on bringing US back to Iran nuclear deal

  • U.S. and Iran have signaled willingness to work out the major stumbling blocks
  • Russian delegate tweeted following Friday's meeting that “the participants agreed on the need to intensify the process”
By AP ·

New DIFC law issued to follow Saudi Arabia in attracting global firms

New DIFC law issued to follow Saudi Arabia in attracting global firms

  • DIFC to inventivize companies to move HQ to Dubai
  • Dubai wants financial services to contribute more to economy
By Arab News ·

Twitter rolls out Tip Jar – allowing users to send money to favorite accounts

Twitter rolls out Tip Jar – allowing users to send money to favorite accounts

  • Users will be able to connect their Twitter accounts via Tip Jar to various online payment vendors, including Bandcamp, Cash App, Patreon, PayPal or Venmo
  • The company hopes this will encourage people to show their support for creators they follow by tipping them
By Arab News ·

Twitter rolls out Tip Jar – allowing users to send money to favorite accounts

Twitter rolls out Tip Jar – allowing users to send money to favorite accounts

  • Users will be able to connect their Twitter accounts via Tip Jar to various online payment vendors, including Bandcamp, Cash App, Patreon, PayPal or Venmo
  • The company hopes this will encourage people to show their support for creators they follow by tipping them
By Arab News ·

Special One rising star of modern Saudi cinema is Sumaya Rida, known for her breakout television roles in “Another Planet” and “Boxing Girls” and big-screen appearances in “Junoon” and “Roll’em.” (Supplied)

Saudi actress Sumaya Rida personifies the zeitgeist of an era of change in the Kingdom

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  • Sumaya Rida is a rising star of Saudi Arabia’s fledgling domestic film industry, empowered by the Vision 2030 agenda  
  • Rida wants more investment in Saudi writers, producers and directors who can share the Kingdom’s stories with the world
By Caline Malek ·
Anti-Olympics campaign gains traction online in Japan

Anti-Olympics campaign gains traction online in Japan

  • Opinion polls in Japan have found a majority of the public is opposed to the Games, which are due to open on July 23
By Reuters ·