Hajj without smart card, permit will not be allowed

Fri, 2021-06-18 01:02 JEDDAH: In an effort to ensure compliance with coronavirus (COVID-19) safety measures, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah confirmed that no one will be allowed to perform Hajj without a smart card and a documented official permit. [Read story...]

US condemns Houthi drone attack on Saudi school

Mon, 2021-06-14 20:15 JEDDAH: The United States on Monday said it “strongly condemned” a Houthi drone attack that damaged a school in Saudi Arabia. The explosives-laden drone was launched across the border from Yemen and crashed into a school in Asi [Read story...]

Saudi Arabia elected as titular member of ILO body

Author: Tue, 2021-06-15 00:06 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has been elected as a titular member of the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) governing body until 2024. Elections for the membership were held on Monday as part of the 109th session of the [Read story...]