The Special Criminal Court in Riyadh sentenced Sunday 14 terrorists (13 Saudi nationals and one Bahraini) out of a group of 32 defendants to prison for periods between a year and a half and 30 years. They were also banned from traveling abroad for periods similar to their jail term, SPA said.
The General Directorate for Passports said in a statement today that 414,542 pilgrims have arrived in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where 411,193 arrived by air, 3,334 by sea and 15 by land.
Saudi Aramco, GE and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) inaugurated Saudi Arabia’s first all-female business process service center in Riyadh on Sunday, the companies announced in a joint statement.
Forbes Middle East has unveiled its coveted 2014 ranking of The 200 Most Powerful Arab Women. Published in the September issue of the renowned business publication, this year’s impressive lineup includes inspirational and accomplished women from family business and government, as well as top C-level executives in the corporate sphere.
Visitors to the historic Balad area in downtown Jeddah expressed dismay over the paid parking system that came into effect on Tuesday because it only accepts either electronic payments or uncommon 50 halala coins.
A Saudi woman in Makkah was forced to stop selling goods near the Grand Mosque, her family’s only source of income, after she was beaten up by members of Makkah Municipality.
The six victims who died during the collapse of concrete blocks at Jabal Kaaba District recently were ceramic tile installers and carpenters and they were asked to do construction work by their companies, Makkah daily reported.
The cases of torturing wild animals are on the rise, such that there were two cases in less than 10 days, the Dammam-based Alsharq newspaper reported on Sunday.
Manchester United ended its winless start to the Premier League season in emphatic fashion Sunday, beating Queens Park
France will host Switzerland in the Davis Cup final in November after Roger Federer gave the Swiss the winning point
Italian great Valentino Rossi led a Yamaha one-two to claim his maiden win of the season.
Sabine Lisicki justified her top seeding by winning the inaugural WTA Hong Kong Open.
Felix Doubront pitched six scoreless innings and rookies Javier Baez and Matt Szczur homered as the Chicago Cubs held
LaShawn Merritt romped to victory in the 400 metres at the IAAF Continental Cup in Marrakech Saturday as the Americas
France claimed its first-ever podium finish at the Basketball World Cup Saturday beating Lithuania 95-93 in a
World champion Sebastien Ogier of France won Rally Australia Sunday by 6.8 seconds over teammate Jari-Matti Latvala of
Islamic bond programs from a trio of big conventional banks are set to expand the boundaries of Islamic finance,
More concentration on structural reforms is needed to boost economic growth and contribute to achieving aspired economic recovery by means of adopting deeper reform policies to support all-out growth.
The property and casualty (P&C) industry achieved a global underwriting profit last year.
The Middle Eastern and North African reinsurance markets continue to benefit from the region’s robust economic expansion.
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, Chairman of Rotana Holding, chaired Rotana's Board of Directors meeting. It was attended by
Samsung said Sunday it had requested a state investigation of senior executives from its South Korean rival LG for allegedly destroying its products at stores in Berlin, renewing a bitter feud
Apple may be known for revolutionising the world of music and mobile phones, but Switzerland’s centuries-old luxury
Runners taking part in an orienteering race in the central Czech Republic faced an unexpected obstacle on Saturday when they were attacked by a swarm of hornets.
Amsterdam’s central Dam square is set to be the scene of a red pulpy mess Sunday.
An employee of Japan’s Mitsukoshi department store holds a 410 million yen (4.1 million USD) jewelry wrist watch,
A trio of films stepped beyond Bollywood song-and-dance to show South Asian women grappling with male-dominated sport,