Saudi Arabia News

  • >Saudi King: Gaza war is "crime against humanity" -
    Irish IndependentSaudi King: Gaza war is "crime against humanity"MiamiHerald.comRIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah says the Gaza war is a "collective massacre" that has spared no Palestinian living there and describes it as a "crime…
    - 53 mins ago, 1 Aug 14, 4:50pm -
  • >Manhunt on after prison break in Saudi Arabia -
    Manhunt on after prison break in Saudi Arabiagulfnews.comThousands of expatriates were accommodated in special shelters after they said they wanted to go back home following the end of a seven-month amnesty for foreigners staying illegally in Saudi A…
    - 6 hours ago, 1 Aug 14, 12:03pm -
  • >Troubles of Indian workers' in Saudi Arabia start at home - Daily News & Analysis
    Troubles of Indian workers' in Saudi Arabia start at homeDaily News & AnalysisMigrant Indian workers in Saudi Arabia are subjected to a myriad of human rights abuse. Passports of Indian workers are confiscated by employers. Many find that the terms a…
    - 12 hours ago, 1 Aug 14, 5:53am -
  • >Mideast bullish on Saudi Arabia, bearish on UAE - The Daily Star
    The Daily StarMideast bullish on Saudi Arabia, bearish on UAEThe Daily StarSaudi Arabia may not be included in a major MSCI equity index before 2017 at the earliest. But many fund managers think the market-opening could be a game-changer for foreign…
    - 17 hours ago, 1 Aug 14, 1:13am -
  • >Saudi Arabia is Using Social Media to Entrap LGBTs -
    Care2.comSaudi Arabia is Using Social Media to Entrap LGBTsCare2.comA Saudi Arabian gay man has reportedly been sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in jail after religious police used social media to entrap him, and sadly this isn't the first cas…
    - 21 hours ago, 31 Jul 14, 8:25pm -
  • BAE Looks to Saudi Arabia to Bolster Order Book - Wall Street Journal
    Wall Street JournalBAE Looks to Saudi Arabia to Bolster Order BookWall Street JournalLN in Your Value Your Change Short position PLC said on Thursday that it expects to win Saudi Arabian deals to bolsters its international order book this year as it…
    - 1 day ago, 31 Jul 14, 12:31pm -
  • Saudi Arabia's crocodile tears over Gaza - Middle East Eye
    Middle East EyeSaudi Arabia's crocodile tears over GazaMiddle East EyeIn his reply to my column, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud wrote: "To think that Saudi Arabia, which has committed itself to supporting and protecting the rights of all Palestini…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:29pm -
  • Saudi Arabia bans import of pepper from India - Economic Times
    Economic TimesSaudi Arabia bans import of pepper from IndiaEconomic TimesShe said that Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) has issued separate advisories to exporters of vegetables to Saudi Arabia and to expo…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:01pm -
  • Saudi Arabia produces 17 percent of world's dates - Al-Arabiya
    Al-ArabiyaSaudi Arabia produces 17 percent of world's datesAl-ArabiyaDeputy Agriculture Minister for Agricultural Affairs Dr. Khalid Al-Fehaid said that Saudi Arabia's production of dates reached around 1.1 million tons, while producing palm trees co…
    - 3 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 3:29pm -
  • Saudi Arabia hits back at 'baseless' reports of ties with Israel - Middle East Eye
    Middle East EyeSaudi Arabia hits back at 'baseless' reports of ties with IsraelMiddle East EyeIn the letter, which the ambassador Prince Nawaf al-Saud made public via the embassy website on Friday, Saudi Arabia accused Hearst of publishing “utter r…
    - 7 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 11:55pm -


  • >Saudi king labels Israeli offensive in Gaza a war crime
    Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah criticised on Friday international inaction over Israel's offensive in Gaza, which he described as involving mass slaughter and "war crimes against humanity", in a speech read out on his behalf on state television.
    - 2 mins ago, 1 Aug 14, 5:45pm -
  • >Bacolodnon artist keeps coming home
    A Filipino artist may succeed in a foreign land but he will always return home to share his art with his countrymen.
    - 4 hours ago, 1 Aug 14, 1:31pm -
  • >The shocking truth about air travel
    AMID the rebuilding of the World Trade Center an ancient ship was unearthed and now its secrets have been revealed.
    - 8 hours ago, 1 Aug 14, 9:21am -
  • >Yemen repatriates 8 Saudi Al-Qaeda suspects
    A Yemeni demonstrator getures in front of burning tires during a protest against fuel price hikes in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa July 30, 2014.
    - 24 hours ago, 31 Jul 14, 5:56pm -
  • IHG Rewards Club global study reveals one in three vacations are...
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    - 1 day ago, 31 Jul 14, 12:44pm -
  • Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Islamic State's driving force
    On 5 July, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, known by his supporters as Caliph Ibrahim, left the shadows and showed his face for the first time, in a Friday sermon in Mosul, Iraq.
    - 1 day ago, 31 Jul 14, 6:25am -
  • flynas begins second London Gatwick route - Riyadh
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    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:02pm -
  • Oust Maliki from power and brand ISIS and Iranian militia as...
    Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki must be ousted from power and replaced with a secular and democratic leader who represents the interests of the entire country, two leading Iraqi politicians have demanded.
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:02pm -
  • All you wanted to know about Satellite Assemblies
    This article details out all the basics that you must understand and know about satellite assemblies before you go ahead and use it in your project.
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 3:01pm -
  • The Dishonest Broker
    BILAL Y. SAAB is Senior Fellow for Middle East Security at the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security at the Atlantic Council.
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 10:51am -


Saudi Gazette

  • Mobile-driving ban starts in May
    JEDDAH – Starting in May drivers will be under the scrutiny of a new traffic system which prohibits the use of all mobile phone activity while driving. Traffic agencies all over the Kingdom will begin enforcing the newly approved rules issuing fin…
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  • Way cleared for aviation institute
    JEDDAH – Abdullah Ruhaimi, President of the Civil Aviation Authority, has signed an agreement with the Governor of the General Organization for Technical Education and Vocational Training (GOTEVT) defining mutual cooperation in national manpower de…
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  • Search for ‘Islamic gelatin’
    JEDDAH – Research institutions across the Middle East have been trying to crack the code of gelatin. The main element in medicine capsule production, transparent gelatin, has been the focus of 44 Islamic countries, which have been trying to acquir…
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  • SASO, ISO team up for workshop today in Riyadh
    Riyadh -- Working in close cooperation with International Standards Organization (ISO) will be one of the topics of a two-day workshop of Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) that opens in Riyadh Sunday.Nabil A. Molla, SASO’s general manager…
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  • Rising from the ruins
    JEDDAH – Al-Balad district slowly crumbles as time takes its toll on many of the buildings abandoned over the last three decades. Last year Prince Sultan Bin Salman, secretary general of the Supreme Commission for Tourism (SCT), inaugurated a clean…
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  • Umrah season begins
    MAKKAH – The Umrah season for the current year has begun with the arrival of at least 10,000 people in Makkah and Madina, intending to perform the minor pilgrimage, said Saad Al-Qurashi, vice chairman of the National Committee on Haj and Umrah at M…
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  • Culture ministry gets ICDL prize
    RIYADH – The Ministry of Culture and Information has been awarded the pioneering prize for spreading Information Technology for 2007 for its decision in approving the International Computer Driving License (ICDL) standard for all its personnel.ICDL…
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  • Chase-death witness goes to court today
    TABUK – The two witnesses who tipped of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice about a man with an unrelated woman – both of whom died last week in a road collision while trying to flee – are scheduled to appear in co…
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  • Ifta member explains the rift over edicts
    Sheikh Saad Bin Nasser Al-Shethri, member of the Council of Senior Ulema and of the Permanent Ifta (Edict) Committee for Saudi Arabia, in this interview with Al-Hayat Arabic daily, examines the issue of controversial edicts that have of late created…
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