A British man and his Saudi wife were attacked by members of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) outside one of the premier malls in Riyadh on Saturday, Al-Hayat daily said.
The Ministry of Labor has collected more than SR10.12 million in fines from businesses for various violations over the past nine months.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah received today a telephone call from Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi.
Schools in the Kingdom received 5.55 million students on the first day of the school year on Sunday, said the Ministry of Education.
The value of awarded contracts in Saudi Arabia during Q2’14 has regained the momentum that has been witnessed over the last few years, the National Commercial Bank said in its latest quarterly review of contract awards in the Saudi construction sector.
The Saudi Ministry of Housing has rejected more than 300,000 applications for housing, while accepting more than 620,000 applications deemed eligible for the housing aid.
The residents of Al-Naseem neighborhood, east Riyadh, were shocked when they saw the slogans of Islamic State (IS) on the walls of some schools, Al-Hayat daily reported.
About 50 hotel employees volunteered to donate blood in support of a corporate responsibility initiative by DoubleTree by Hilton in Dhahran on Thursday.
Iraqi forces broke through to the extremist-besieged Shiite town of Amerli Sunday, where thousands of people have been trapped for more than two months with dwindling food and water supplies.
Picture shows magma along a 1-km-long fissure in a lava field north of the Vatnajokull glacier, which covers part of Bardarbunga volcano system. Iceland cut its ash warning level for aviation to orange from red on Sunday, saying a fresh fissure eruption in Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano system was not creating ash.
Negligence was blamed for a fire that erupted among a number of portable cabins used as housing for workers of a contracting company.
A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight from Peshawar, the first Haj flight carrying pilgrims of the Pakistani government’s scheme, arrived at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah Saturday afternoon.
Fourth-seeded David Ferrer became the first top-10 seed to fall in the men’s draw of the US Open, losing to Gilles
Liverpool had the look of Premier League title challengers again during an electrifying win at Tottenham Sunday.
Captain Elton Chigumbura hit a fluent half-century as Zimbabwe secured a shock three-wicket win over Australia.
Runaway world championship leader Marc Marquez made it 11 wins from 12 races this season Sunday.
Australian Jason Day continued his sizzling form to tie American Ryan Palmer for the lead after the second round of
Spain’s Carolina Marin pulled off a monumental upset as she beat Chinese world No. 1 Li Xuerui to win the women’s
Right-hander Jake Peavy took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and then combined with the San Francisco Giants’
Australian driver Will Power won his first IndyCar Series championship Saturday, finishing ninth in the final race and
CAPITAL Intelligence (CI), the international credit rating agency, has raised the Gulf Finance House (GFH) long-term rating to ‘BB’ from ‘BB-’ and affirmed the short-term rating at ‘B’. The Outlook
Middle East funds are bullish on Saudi Arabia’s stock market despite concern it is getting richly valued, while they think the UAE has bottomed out after a volatile few months, a Reuters survey
The relationship between China and the Gulf countries can only go one way.
UNDER the patronage of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, IDC Saudi Arabia CIO
Zain KSA launched its latest offer on all prepaid packages, providing subscribers with additional balance and data with every recharge operation on SR 20 or more.
Kellogg Co., the maker of breakfast cereals, Pop Tarts and other packaged food, is seeking to buy a majority stake in Egypt’s Bisco Misr, a confectionery-maker in the most populous Arab country.
The 2014 Sensation Dubai lineup is out, and in a headline-grabbing news EDM’s wonder boy Martin Garrix will perform in
North Korea Sunday slammed a new British TV drama series featuring its nuclear weapons programme, urging the British government to scrap the “slanderous farce” if it wants to maintain diplomatic ties.
To recline or not to recline? Airplane “legroom wars” are prompting growing rage in the United States, with two recent seat battles sparking a heated debate about the knee-bumping practice.
A former pastry chef from the south of France has been threatened with debt recovery proceedings by the body that pays his social benefits over 22 cents.
In director David Gordon Green’s “Manglehorn,” Al Pacino is a Texas locksmith who has never gotten over the love of