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PIF’s Saudi Egyptian Investment Co. buys a 25% stake in MOPCO: Asharq

  • RIYADH: The Saudi Egyptian Investment Co., a newly launched investment firm of the Kingdom’s Public Investment Fund, has agreed to buy 25 percent shares of Misr Fertilizer Production Co., Asharq reported citing an unnamed senior government official.  The transaction happened at a price p...
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Saudi Cabinet calls on international community to stop Israel’s attacks on Palestinians 

  • Saudi Arabia’s Council of Ministers, chaired by King Salman, called on the international community to stop Israel’s repeated attacks against the Palestinians, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Tuesday.  This is a developing story…
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Saudi athletes claim silver, bronze at Islamic Solidarity Games in Turkey

  • Saudi Arabia claimed two more medals at the Islamic Solidarity Games, in shot put and table tennis, on Monday in Turkey. This comes ahead of the tournament’s official opening ceremony in Konya, on Tuesday night. President of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation Prince Abdulaziz bin Turk...
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Pakistani news channel taken off air, put on notice for content inciting ‘revolt’ against army

  • ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s electronic media regulator has issued a show-cause notice to a major private news channel, ARY News, for airing “hateful and seditious” content that the authority said amounted to inciting revolt within the armed forces, a copy of the document shows. The show cause notic...
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Ozzy Osbourne closes Commonwealth Games as Birmingham parties

  • BIRMINGHAM: Legendary Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne brought the curtain down on the Commonwealth Games in spectacular style on Monday as dominant Australia celebrated finishing top of the medals table yet again. Athletes swarmed Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium for a closing party that a...
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Riyadh’s acting governor receives South African ambassador

  • RIYADH: Prince Mohammed bin Abdulrahman, acting governor of the Riyadh region, on Monday received South Africa’s ambassador to the Kingdom Mogobo David Magabe. They exchanged friendly conversation during the reception.The two countries are aiming for stronger bilateral ties. In June, Saudi Roy...
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Pakistani news channel taken off air, executives say, for broadcasting anti-government report

  • ISLAMABAD: Officials at ARY News, a major private Pakistani news channel, and an association of internet service providers, said on Monday the channel had been taken off air by the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, though PEMRA said it was unaware of the development which occurred...
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Joshua Vs Usyk rematch in Jeddah can inspire future Saudi generations: Rights holder

  • LONDON: Inspiring the next generation of Saudis to take up sport and become champions is one of the main goals in bringing top-class sport to the Kingdom, according to the rights holder of the upcoming heavyweight boxing rematch between Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk. Prince Fahad bin Abdu...
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Saudi Arabia’s Buraidah Date Festival sales exceed SR62 million

  • BURAIDAH: The Buraidah Date Festival, organized by the Al-Qassim branch of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture, has registered sales exceeding SR62 million ($16.5 million) in the first seven days since its opening. According to the statistics committee at the festival, the marke...
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Saudi aid agency completes voluntary medical campaign in Yemen

  • HADRAMOUT: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center completed a voluntary plastic surgery medical campaign for burns and deformities at Seiyun General Hospital in Hadramout governorate, Yemen, with the participation of Saudi volunteers from various medical fields. The campaign was he...
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