Asian held for stealing quarter million cash

Updated 25 October 2014

Asian held for stealing quarter million cash

An Asian expatriate who made off with nearly a quarter of a million riyals in cash in Jeddah has been caught by the police.
The spokesman for Makkah police said in a statement Thursday: “We received a complaint from a leading global constructional company in Sharafiyah that someone had broken its safe and stolen SR240,000.”
The accused confessed to his crime and the Criminal Investigation Department has begun examining the case. The police are also conducting a probe.


Saudi envoy receives Libyan ambassador to the UN

Updated 18 January 2020

Saudi envoy receives Libyan ambassador to the UN

NEW YORK: Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, Saudi Arabia’s permanent representative to the UN, held talks in New York with Taher El-Sonni, Libya’s UN ambassador and permanent representative. 

The two sides discussed issues of mutual concern and latest political developments in the region. 

Al-Mouallimi congratulated El-Sonni for his new apppointment and conveyed the Saudi leadership’s best wishes for prosperity, stability and progress to the Libyan people. 

Al-Mouallimi reiterated Saudi Arabia’s rejection of any foreign interference in the Libyan affairs, adding that Riyadh will continue to push all concerned parties to reach a political solution that guarantees the unity of Libya and saves
people’s lives.