Commerce minister upbeat on Saudi-Iraq trade boost

Commerce and Investment Minister Dr. Majid Al-Qassabi

Author: MOHAMMED RASOOLDEENTue, 2017-10-24 03:00ID: 1508790285668879800RIYADH: Commerce and Investment Minister Dr. Majid Al-Qassabi said on Monday that Saudi-Iraqi relations are entering a new era with an ambitious program. He said the leaders of th [Read story...]

Saudi Arabia pledges $20m for Rohingya refugees

KSRelief officials visit Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh to assess their needs. (SPA)

Author: ARAB NEWSTue, 2017-10-24 03:00ID: 1508790285728881000GENEVA: Saudi Arabia pledged $20 million in aid to Rohingya refugees at Monday’s Rohingya Refugee Crisis Pledging Conference in Geneva. The conference was co-hosted by the EU and Kuwait, [Read story...]

Coyote attacks grandmother in Taif

Representational image of a coyote. (File photo by AP)

Author: Aisha FareedThu, 2017-10-19 21:25ID: 1508431554472879800TAIF: A Saudi woman in her 70s, was attacked by a coyote near her house, after finishing the Maghrib prayer.According to Sabq, as he walked out of the mosque and heard his grandmother’ [Read story...]

Lebanese pianist to play Jeddah concert

Lebanese pianist and composer Michel Fadel. (Photo courtesy: social media)

Author: Aisha FareedThu, 2017-10-19 21:21ID: 1508431554512879900JEDDAH: Jeddah will host the Lebanese pianist and composer Michel Fadel at Juman Park at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) on November 16 and 17, to perform the most famous musical piec [Read story...]

King Salman calls Iraq’s Al-Abadi

King Salman called Iraqis prime minister on Thursday. (SPA)

Author: Arab NewsFri, 2017-10-20 00:26ID: 1508437757003614400JEDDAH: King Salman called Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi on Thursday, the Saudi Press Agency reported.The pair reviewed bilateral relations and ways to enhance them through the Saudi [Read story...]

Volunteers repair houses of poor families in Riyadh

The initiative aims to extend assistance to those living in poor districts through the renovation and repair of their houses. (Courtesy photo)

Author: Arab NewsTue, 2017-09-26 03:00ID: 1506373823329067400RIYADH: Many young Saudis find inner satisfaction through volunteer work, which also helps boost their self-confidence. In addition to acquiring new experiences, volunteer work allows young [Read story...]