Foreign investors can own no more than 10 percent of Saudi Arabia’s stock market by value.
The ministries of interior and labor will start next Sunday the status correction procedures for Yemeni expatriates.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Jubair announced that the Saudi-led coalition is considering a temporary halt in airstrikes on rebels in Yemen.
The Interior Ministry will deport any expatriate who may constitute a threat to the Kingdom’s security without giving any justification or explanation.
The Council of Ministers on Monday thanked Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman for his efforts to serve the religion and the homeland.
More than 400,000 Yemenis who have been illegally staying in the Kingdom are waiting for their statuses to be corrected status as ordered by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman.
Residents of various neighborhoods of Jeddah have complained that the water supply in their homes has been reduced.
Qatar’s labor minister said Monday he hopes the country’s “kafala” (sponsorship) system will be abolished before the end of this year.
President Reuven Rivlin admitted that Israel had made mistakes in its treatment of the Ethiopian Jewish community.
Representatives at preliminary talks aiming to end Afghanistan’s long war have agreed that Taliban insurgents should open a political office for negotiations, but disagreement over foreign troops is still hampering prospects for a ceasefire.
India’s defense minister said on Monday that final negotiations to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France would start this month and end as soon as possible.
US military helicopters began reconnaissance trips Monday to assess remote areas of Nepal devastated by an earthquake that killed more than 7,300 people.
Overall employment across the GCC is on the increase in 2015 despite the fall in oil prices.
The value of the ocean’s riches rivals the size of the world’s leading economies, but its resources are rapidly eroding.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman held talks with French President Francois Hollande who arrived in Riyadh on Monday.
Health is a chronic headache for our country.
The battle for the Syrian border town of Kobane was a watershed in the war against the Daesh (the so-called IS) terrorist group.
Dozens of Iraqis crowding a Baghdad street fought to glimpse the red-haired man in a glass coffin.
French President Francois Hollande sought to boost ties in the Gulf Monday as he oversaw the signing of a warplanes deal with Qatar and headed to Saudi Arabia for a summit.
The test run of the Haramain railway will be carried out after eight months in the northern sector connecting Madinah with Rabigh, an official source at the project said.
The Al-Otaibiya municipality branch has begun a campaign to remove illegal parking spaces inside neighborhoods in an attempt to protect public property.
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has issued official approval for AbbVie’s new, all oral, interferon-free
Employees of the Saudi Ground Services Company (SGSC) have complained that the new uniforms do not look neat.
Officials from the Consulate General of India, Jeddah, will visit Abha and Tabuk on Friday, May 8, to provide consular services to the Indian nationals in the two cities and surrounding regions.
It seems that many famous poets including Faiz Ahmad Faiz, Muneer Niazi and Ahmad Nadeem Qasimi intentionally damaged
A one-day technical symposium, under the theme “KSA Infrastructure Towards Excellence”, was held at Radisson Blu
John Kerry held talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta.
I am writing with regard to the article "The new government will not tolerate incompetency and inefficiency" (May 3). An ancient Indian saying holds true even today: "Money runs ahead of those who
With regard to the article "Proposal to link expat percentage to national security" (May 3), the Ministry of Labor and the Shoura Council should implement strict laws for providing women privacy in
With regard to the post "Teachers who hit or demoralize students should be fired" (May 3), truly speaking, the more educated you become the more arrogant you become.
With regard to the article "Kiosks on the Corniche being sublet for SR220,000" (May 3), the Corniche is a place for all Jeddawis.
Special forces troops fighting the Houthi militias in Aden were not foreign troops.
Approval of building plans for Palestinians in the occupied West Bank is subject to political considerations.
Two years after fleeing from her home in Damascus, 22-year-old Rahaf Abdullah is working at a gleaming mall in Iraq’s Kurdish region, selling sweets to local women who largely refuse to take such
Maersk Line said on Monday it had met again with the Ports & Maritime Organization (PMO) in Iran regarding the seizure of the vessel Maersk Tigris but has yet to receive any official documents from
A commercial plane was diverted to a military air base in Dubai after a passenger said the plane would explode, the United Arab Emirates’ state news agency said early Monday.
An Egyptian court Monday sentenced to death five men convicted of killing 13 policemen in a town near Cairo.
Israeli security guards shot and wounded a Palestinian on Monday at a light railway station in Israeli-occupied East Jerusalem, police said.
A Pakistani election tribunal unseated the country’s railways minister.
Nepal’s government urged foreign rescue workers in the quake-hit capital to return home as hundreds of people visited Buddhist shrines and monasteries to mark the birthday of Gautam Buddha.
Nepalese authorities said Tuesday that a vast army of emergency workers was finally managing to deliver aid to
The New York-based American Freedom Defense Initiative announced that it will award $10,000 for the best blasphemous
Several demonstrators in Burundi were wounded Monday as police opened fire at protesters who returned to the streets
Chinese Communist Party chief Xi Jinping warned on Monday against Taiwan being seen as a country as he met the head of
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein said Monday he would consider withdrawing from the FIFA presidential election race to allow
Andy Murray claimed the first claycourt title of his career.
Having battled to break down one of Europe’s meanest defenses in the quarterfinals.
The Philippine Basketball Association is set to break new ground with the launch of an Asian-flavored tournament.
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy became the second golfer after Tiger Woods to win the World Golf Championships Cadillac Match
Jamaica won the showcase 4x200m relay without Usain Bolt as their American rivals dropped the baton at the IAAF World
Valencia eased to a 3-1 win at home over Eibar Sunday to strengthen its hold on Spain’s last Champions League berth.
A century partnership between Darren Bravo and Jermaine Blackwood helped West Indies to win the third and final Test
A regulatory drive to reduce the volatility around initial public offers of shares is bolstering the Saudi funds sector.
Saudi Arabian stocks traded near a six-month high as investors awaited an announcement by the country’s regulator on rules opening up the market to foreigners for the first time.
The Elaf Group of Companies for Travel, Tourism and Hotels is participating at this year’s edition of the ongoing
SABIC 2014 Sustainability Report, entitled “Foundation for the Future” reflects the progress made by the company in integrating sustainable practices into its global business operations.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, is participating in the 22nd session of the Forum of Arab Travel Market 2015 being held this week in Dubai.
Zamil Structural Steel Company Ltd., a subsidiary of Zamil Industrial Investment Co. (Zamil Industrial), was recently awarded a contract worth SR43.8 million ($11.7 million) by the SK Engineering &
Britain’s retailers might just be rejoicing as much as Kate and Wills about the birth of a new baby princess.
It’s easy to want to hate Padma Lakshmi.
Russia mourned the death of Maya Plisetskaya.
Australia will send a fine woolen blanket embroidered with yellow flowers to Britain’s new princess.
Oscar-winning director Martin Scorsese said Monday his decision to shoot the historic-drama “Silence”.