Expat remittances, no matter how huge, are justified. Expatriates have come to the Kingdom to work and to make money.
The Labor Ministry has decided to allow the dependents accompanying expatriates to work in the private sector without the need to transfer their iqamas, a local newspaper reported on Thursday.
Two French entrepreneurs have launched a portable device to test for the presence of pork in food for use by Muslims who abide by dietary laws.
Sheikh Abdul Qadir Bin Taha Al-Shaibi, senior keeper of the Holy Kaaba, passed away on Thursday.
A report that compared spending habits of citizens of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries — Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar — on foreign tourism showed that Bahrainis topped the list with an average Bahraini tourist spending SR45,000 on foreign holidays.
The Kingdom has always been open to receiving citizens of Arab and Islamic countries and benefiting from their specialties and skills in different scientific sectors, on the condition that they abide by laws and regulations, Al-Riyadh daily reported.
A group of young Pakistani girls sit on a carpeted floor listening as their teacher writes on a whiteboard, preparing his students for the rigors of climbing some of the world’s highest peaks.
The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has denied press reports about 20 cases of aircraft passing close by each other over the Kingdom’s airspace every year.
SINCE far back in history, people have always sought out and invented various kinds and categories of sports.Islam encourages Muslims to be strong and to continuously strengthen one’s faith, and also their physical strength.
The New Year on the Islamic or lunar calendar does not start on the first of January; it starts on the first of Muharram, which coincides this year with Oct. 24.
IRAQI-born poet Amal Al-Jubouri may not have the Hollywood recognition of Angelina Jolie, but both women are artists who have decided to use their talents and profile to help the victims of war.
With the closest known US cases of Ebola diagnosed about 160 miles away in Dallas, Cary Griffin is taking no chances.
Dadu Luxe is Middle East’s new online fashion boutique boasting collections from some of the most luxurious fashion brands.
Serena Williams rebounded from the worst beating of her professional career to rout Eugenie Bouchard 6-1, 6-1 at the
From day one, their maiden Asian Champions League campaign has been a leap into the unknown for the Western Sydney
Real Madrid handed Liverpool a 3-0 Champions League reality check Wednesday.
Sarfraz Ahmed’s belligerent century powered Pakistan to a strong 454.
Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he was still “hungry” to fight, despite a dalliance with
Under-pressure Liverpool taskmaster Brendan Rodgers will tackle troubled striker Mario Balotelli over both a half-time
Caterham Formula One employees found their factory closed Thursday but a legal administrator overseeing the property
A big-and-burly thumper still has a place on these flash-and-dash Kansas City Royals, it seems. Especially if he can
A stronger than anticipated economic survey Thursday failed to inspire much optimism in European markets amid ongoing worries over the state of the 18-country eurozone and of France in particular.
Russian authorities seem to have scented blood as they show no sign of halting a clampdown on US chain McDonald's, launched after the West slapped sanctions on Moscow over its meddling in Ukraine.
US billionaire Daniel Loeb who last year tried to push Sony to spin off a key part of its business, has sold his shares in the struggling firm saying "more urgency will be necessary" to get it back
Facebook is blocked in China, but its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg appears determined to win over hearts and minds in
Large manufacturers are increasingly moving production back to the United States from China, according to a new report
After months of criticism for not moving aggressively enough on promises of an economic overhaul, India’s new prime