Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, emir of Makkah and advisor to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, announced on Saturday the establishment of a body called the Integrated Development Center to boost the development of Makkah.
The Shoura Council will discuss on Tuesday key amendments in the Labor Law aimed at raising the minimum wage, bringing down unemployment, improving the work environment for women, and eliminating the phenomenon of workers who rove the streets looking for odd jobs. ?
Renting a kiosk on the Corniche costs around SR220,000 annually despite the municipality setting the rent at SR75,000, Al-Madina daily reported.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman has directed Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif, deputy premier and minister of interior, to take the necessary steps to correct the residence status of Yemeni expatriates who established illegal residence in the Kingdom before April 9, 2015 (20/06/1436H), a Royal Court statement said on Saturday.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz al-Saud met with his Bahraini counterpart Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa on Saturday in the Saudi capital Riyadh, the state-run Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
A Civil Defense officer rescues a child from a fire which broke out in a fourth-floor room of a hotel located in Makkah’s Al-Misfalah district on Friday.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman greets Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi at Al-Auja Palace in Al-Diriyah on the outskirts of Riyadh, Saturday.
A number of local residents have criticized car rental companies for parking their vehicles in front of homes despite repeated complaints, Makkah newspaper reported.
Two motorcyclists died and five others sustained various injuries when a vehicle ran over them in Al-Faiha District here on Saturday.
The United Nations envoy to Libya is eyeing a new draft peace deal between warring parties after they expressed major doubts about his latest offering, he said on Thursday.
Zohreh Etezadossaltaneh was born without arms, but that hasn’t stopped her from excelling in many activities, ranging from painting to table tennis.
With help still not reaching some isolated villages a week after Nepal’s devastating earthquake, a top international aid official said on Saturday that more helicopters were needed to get assistance to the farthest reaches of this Himalayan nation.Many mountain roads, often treacherous at the best of times, remain blocked by landslides, making it extremely difficult for supply trucks to get to the higher Himalayan foothills.
From air-conditioned corporate boardrooms to steamy public gymnasiums, Filipinos are counting down the hours to local boxing icon Manny Pacquiao’s fight with undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr. in Las Vegas.
The Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED).
The GCC’s integrated transport strategy will be the focus of NATRANS Arabia 2015, a first-of-its-kind event piecing together the Gulf region’s transportation infrastructure with rail, road, and maritime projects, which according to Fleming Gulf research, is worth an estimated $422 billion and completed within the next five years.
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There were only eight confirmed cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus in April, a drop of about 97
Prince Saud Al-Faisal, state minister, cabinet member, adviser and special envoy to the King and supervisor of foreign affairs, thanked Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman in a reply to a
A three-day forum on families organized by the SciTech Center for Science and Technology, an affiliate of King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, delivered key messages on how to develop
The Central Department of Statistics and Information (CDSI) will start this week census work to collect data about the total workforce in the Kingdom as of the first half of 2015.
The Kingdom's first woman lawyer Bayan Zahran delivered a free lecture on personal status cases recently at Dar
US warships protecting American-flagged ships in the Strait of Hormuz may extend assistance to other countries’ vessels, officials said Friday, after reports of Iranian forces harassing shipping.
Jordan’s authorization of a breakaway wing of the Muslim Brotherhood has sent tensions soaring between the decades-old organization and the government.
A cigarette-begging woman at an Israeli petrol station was so inflamed by a man’s refusal that she ignited the fuel at his petrol pump, police said on Wednesday.
A rocket hit a medical center in Libya’s eastern Benghazi on Friday, killing three people, medics said.
Iraqi officials say a suicide attack west of the capital has killed at least six troops.
A pilot says that he is anxious but excited about flying a solar plane solo from China to Hawaii on the longest leg of
Nearly 3,700 migrants were rescued from boats near the coast of Libya on Saturday and early Sunday and more rescue operations were expected during the day as people smugglers took advantage of calm
The death toll from a massive quake in Nepal will climb "much higher" as emergency workers reach remote villages, the mountainous country's finance minister said Sunday.
The father of an Indian schoolgirl who died after being pushed from a bus while resisting an alleged sex attack refused Saturday to release her body for postmortem until a powerful politician is
The trial of 49 suspects, including 19 police officers, on charges relating to the brutal mob killing of an Afghan woman began in the capital, Kabul, on Saturday.
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday hailed Sri Lanka for making “enormous progress” since the departure of
Nigeria troops have freed some 700 women and children from Boko Haram’s Sambisa forest stronghold over the past week,
Manny Pacquiao's loss to undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr in their welterweight showdown in Las Vegas was met
Floyd Mayweather earned a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday and reaffirmed his plan to retire after
Floyd Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision on Saturday in their long-awaited welterweight world
Burnley and Queens Park Rangers’ Premier League survival hopes were left hanging by a thread after defeats and
Saudi Arabian driver Yazeed Al-Rajhi and his German navigator Timo Gottschalk stayed out of trouble to record a
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao weighed in for what has been labelled the ‘Fight of the Century’ Friday,
Tamim Iqbal smashed Bangladesh’s highest Test score of 206 as the first Test against Pakistan petered out into a draw
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy fought back from two holes down with two to play to beat Billy Horschel at the WGC-Match Play
WE are a witness to monumental changes! And the Saudi energy sector is no exception.
The board of Saudi Arabian Airlines will purchase 100 new aircraft from Airbus and Boeing in line with its five year plan from 2015-2020.
DUBAI — Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) will use this
TODAY the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia upholds an ambitious national development vision that touches all corners of the
Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone
Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC), operated by AMLAK Holding, is hosting Project Qatar 2015 for the second consecutive year on May 4-7.
During the 10th International Istanbul Tulip Festival, which finished today (Sunday), the Turkish city displayed the
Italy’s Giorgio Armani celebrated 40 years in fashion with a star-studded gala and opening of a museum dedicated to
From Prince Charles to the bettors at the corner store, everyone in Britain was hoping for a girl.
Ben E. King, the soul singer whose Gospel-influenced “Stand By Me” became one of the most broadcast songs of the 20th century, has died at 76, his spokesman said Saturday.
MUMBAI - Actress-politician Hema Malini, gushing about the 35 successful years of her marriage to actor husband Dharmendra, says love is togetherness.