The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has shut down several branches of a well-known retail chain for launching bogus discount campaigns, Makkah daily reported.
A Danish resident was fired at by an unknown source after he came out from his place of work, according to a spokesman of Riyadh Region Police.
The Health Affairs Directorate has dismissed reports circulated by a section of the media and on the Internet that the Middle Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus has been spreading among residents of a social care home in Al-Malaz district of Riyadh.
Medium to heavy rainfall is expected in Makkah region including the coastal areas of Jeddah, Rabigh and Al-Qunfudha, spokesman of the Presidency of Meteorology and the Environment (PME) Hussein Muhammad Al-Qahtani said in a statement to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on Saturday.
Polling stations across Bahrain opened on Saturday for parliamentary and municipal elections. Bahrain’s electorate of almost 350,000 is being called to choose 40 deputies.
A group of Saudi women who have been working in the hotel industry said the stigma attached to women in this field is disappearing, Al-Hayat daily reported.
The Technical and Vocational Training Corporation's (TVTC) national training program has been expanded to include 90 different occupations, Al-Hayat daily reported.
A Yemeni activist with tape over her mouth takes part in a rally in Sanaa on Saturday against the deployment of armed militias from the Houthi movement in the capital.
President Barack Obama has quietly approved guidelines in recent weeks to allow the Pentagon to target Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, broadening previous plans that had limited the military to counterterrorism missions against Al-Qaeda after this year, US officials said.
Ports Development Company, owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, announced the handing over of the third berth at King Abdullah Port to National Container Company after fulfilling all Saudi Arabia’s coast guards and customs requirements, where the cooperation between governmental agencies and King Abdullah Port was key to effective business development within the port.
Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix but admitted it was only a “small step” in his desperate battle to stop his arch-rival teammate taking the Formula One drivers’ title Sunday.Rosberg produced a lap 0.386 seconds faster than Hamilton to extend Mercedes’ record breaking domination of the season going into the double points finale.The 29-year-old German produced his best lap of the weekend when he most needed it, clocking 1min 40.480sec to finish ahead of Hamilton with Valtteri Bottas third for Williams.“It’s only one step, a very small step,” said Rosberg after claiming his 11th pole of the season and 14th of his career.
With regard to the article "Lawbreakers arrested by Jeddah Police this year" (Nov. 20).
I am writing with regard to the article "Why some Saudi female employees prefer male bosses" (Nov. 21).
With regard to the article "Saudi women moving up the career ladder" (Nov. 21).
I am writing with regard to the article "It’s time to reintroduce corporal punishment in Saudi schools" (Nov. 22).
The Administrative Court here has ordered the Prison Directorate to pay SR3,344,000 to a Jordanian man who was kept in Briman Prison for three years over his term without any legal justifications,
Saudi authorities still do not recognize fashion design as a valid career path in the Kingdom despite the fact that many Saudi designers have earned relevant degrees from national and international
THERE is a segment of society that wants to restrict the type of jobs women can work to a short list.
I STILL complain about people who do not respect others’ time. Every time someone promises me to show up at a specific
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has lauded the key role being played by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah to unify Arab ranks and achieve stability in the region.
Turkey’s top religious body has said that there are plans to build a mosque in every state university.
The CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a US diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
US Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan aiming to ease strains over the
Human Rights Watch called on Israel Saturday to stop razing the homes of Palestinians accused of attacking Israelis, saying the practice can constitute a war crime.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif are discussing new ideas aimed at breaking the deadlock in nuclear talks between Tehran and six world powers,
India on Saturday invited bids for a $2.4-billion artillery deal while deferring a decision on acquiring 106 Swiss Pilatus aircraft for fighter pilot training.
An outbreak of plague has killed 40 people in Madagascar, the World Health Organization said, warning that the disease could spread rapidly in the country’s densely populated capital Antananarivo.
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday asked the US President Barack Obama to play a role in resolving the
The Philippines has barred entry to nine Hong Kong television and radio journalists, saying they heckled President Benigno Aquino during a meeting of the APEC grouping last year and presented a
Obama urged Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform as he used his weekly address Saturday to again defend
Sri Lanka’s ruling party was set for a purge on Saturday after a senior minister declared he was challenging President
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Saturday accused the West of seeking to force a regime change in Russia through
Iraqi soldiers backed by Sunni fighters launched a major operation on Saturday to retake a section of the city of Ramadi seized by militants linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State group, an
A prominent Syrian activist group monitoring its civil war says US-led airstrikes in the country have killed over 900 people since September, many fighters of the self-proclaimed Islamic State
Diego Costa scored again as Chelsea established a seven-point lead at the Premier League summit Saturday by
Switzerland made a big step toward a maiden Davis Cup title when it took a 2-1 lead in the final against host France
The Alaska Aces survived a ferocious assault by the GlobalPort Batang Pier to hack out an 87-84 win in a PBA
World No. 4 Henrik Stenson is on track to successfully defend his title at the DP World Tour Championship, but he will
Japan’s Takashi Miura battered Mexican challenger Edgar Puerta into submission with a sixth-round technical knockout
Semifinals: Oman vs. Qatar (17:45), Saudi Arabia vs. UAE (21:00)
Led by Dirk Nowitzki’s 19-first half points, endless scoring options all whirring in high-scoring harmony and a
Pole vault indoor record holder Renaud Lavillenie of France and shot putter Valerie Adams of New Zealand were named
A new era could be on the horizon! The energy world is entering into a momentous week.While it eagerly awaits the
Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), global leaders in hydrocarbon production, have worked diligently over
The District Cooling and Tri Generation Summit will open today (Sunday) at Al-Khozama Hotel in Riyadh.
Investors both foreign and regional, have recently amped up their interest in investing in Egypt despite the current political situation, with several encouraging indicators of growth pointing
The Sheraton Dammam is bringing in award winning guest Executive Chef Dario Parascandolo of Hotel Danieli in Venice to
THE Henkel Innovation Challenge (HIC) is back for its 8th season and the registration phase has just begun.
For the 21st-century spacewoman, gender is a subject often best ignored.After years of training for their first space
Kelsey Grammer's daughter Greer is the new Miss Golden Globe. Hollywood Foreign Press Association President Theo
Billy Joel will set a record for the most performances by any artist at Madison Square Garden with his upcoming 65th
"The Queen Latifah Show" will be ending after this season.
James Cagney's best actor Oscar statuette for the 1942 musical film "Yankee Doodle Dandy" went unsold at auction in