Shops failing to implement feminization decision will be deprived from recruitment and sponsorship transfer, according to a senior official of the Ministry of Labor.
The Shoura Council with the cooperation of 30 experts and specialists is expected to draw up a new outline for amending the regulations for the care of the special needs people in the Kingdom.
An overwhelming number of Pakistanis working and doing business in the Kingdom have welcomed their government’s announcement of $1 billion bond issuance for overseas Pakistanis.
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman gifts King Abdul Aziz Museum (Darat) a 216-year-old manuscript.
The legal adviser of the Egyptian Embassy in Riyadh Khaled Hawari has asked the Ministry of Labor to intervene and help put an end to the suffering of thousands of Egyptian workers.
When militants linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State group invaded the Central Library of Mosul earlier this month, they were on a mission to destroy a familiar enemy.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday welcomed an African Union proposal to set up a regional five-nation force of 7,500 troops to fight Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants.
Philippine government and Muslim rebel negotiators issued a joint plea.
Thousands of Shiite Muslims rallied to protest the killing of 61 people in a suicide bombing at a mosque.
A pair of American and Russian pilots has traveled farther and longer in a gas balloon than anyone in history.
Leading technology providers and app developers from around the world have been shortlisted for the GESS Education Awards.
OPEC oil supply has risen this month due to more Angolan exports.
Sidra Capital, the CMA-licensed financial services provider, has announced its sponsorship of the Madinah Job Market and Employment Forum.
New Emir of Makkah region Prince Khaled Al-Faisal plans a regional development strategy to ensure balance among all governorates.
Outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in an interview on Friday the United States might eventually need to send non-combat ground troops to Iraq to help turn back the self-proclaimed Islamic State group.
A number of religious scholars have asked Minister of Islamic Affairs Saleh Al-Asheikh to lay down a clear and unified strategy for combating extremism and terrorist activities in the Kingdom.
Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif, second deputy premier and minister of interior, issued directives to provincial emirs and other concerned officials to immediately implement King Salman’s order regarding the release of prisoners under a royal amnesty.
An informed source at the Ministry of Finance disclosed to Okaz/Saudi Gazette that the royal order issued by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman to give two months’ salaries to all government employees will be processed and the money dispersed in three weeks.
I visited Dubai to finally see what everyone has been talking about this whole time. I wanted to know the secret behind the fascination for this economic hub.
The one who has a pious face yet does not value the sanctity of the mosque or death can only mean one thing — he is the devil hiding behind the mask of an angel.
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday dismissed as “false” reports that his wife Sara had pocketed at least $1,000 worth of public money by returning empty bottles to supermarkets.
With reference to the post "One-sided argument that cuts both ways" (Jan. 31), the entire Saudi society is based on male laws by which jealous males control every move females make.
In the article "Employers reluctant to allow free movement of expats" (Jan. 31), an official named Hamed Saeed was quoted as saying that expatriates are causing much troubles for some companies.
Saudis should visit some tourist places in the Kingdom instead of spending their vacations in some other countries.
The article "Passing of King Abdullah: It’s really shocking" by Abeer Al-Harbi (Jan. 30) was great. I love it. We all love the late King Abdullah and we miss him.
With reference to the article "Death toll in Pakistan bomb blast hits 35" (Jan. 31), I strongly condemn the attack in Pakistan.
A Saudi citizen who had traveled to Syria described his harrowing experience with the self-proclaimed Islamic State in Iraq and Syria in a television interview.
They were loud and clear, their body language showing confidence and poise, their intonation varying with their
A blast on a bus in a central district of the Syrian capital killed at least six people and wounded 10 on Sunday, a monitoring group said.
Everything seems normal as the passengers stream out of a routine flight from a Middle Eastern country after landing at a major Turkish international airport.
Israel’s ambassador to Washington has denied responsibility for a protocol incident over an invitation for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address the US Congress.
Militants linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State group seized a small crude oil station near the northern Iraqi city Kirkuk where 15 employees were working.
The family of a Jordanian fighter pilot held by the self-proclaimed Islamic State group said on Saturday it has received no word on his fate since the militants threatened to kill him earlier this
Petrochemical giant SABIC will conduct an environmental competition for school students in three cities of the Kingdom.
About 40 researchers are currently receiving training at Al-Amal Hospital to conduct a survey on psychological well being of people in the western region of Saudi Arabia.
An accident in Al-Jumoom governorate resulted in the death of a fuel truck driver on Saturday.
Civil Defense firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out in a sponge factory in Al-Khaldiyah district of Hafr
Police here arrested a 31-year-old Saudi driver who was drifting on the highway when he crashed into a police car near the eastern border of the governorate, lightly injuring a police officer.
Bangladesh authorities cut the power to opposition leader Khaleda Zia’s office.
The mother of a second Japanese hostage apparently beheaded by the Islamic State group said on Sunday that she "can't
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped up an offensive against Delhi opponent and anti-graft campaigner Arvind
Two people were killed when violence broke out at an anti-Charlie Hebdo protest in the Afghan capital on Saturday.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said Pyongyang would not sit idly by “with rabid dogs barking” about toppling its socialist system.
India on Saturday succeeded for the first time in using a mobile launcher to test-fire a long-range missile capable of
At least 13 people were killed and more than a dozen injured on Saturday when a fire broke out in a plastic factory in
An Egyptian Interior Ministry employee was killed in North Sinai, security officials said Saturday.
Substitute James Troisi smashed home a dramatic extra-time winner as Australia beat South Korea 2-1 to win its first
Serena Williams gave a gallant Maria Sharapova another serving of Grand Slam heartbreak to win the Australian Open.
Radamel Falcao scored only his fourth goal for Manchester United in a 3-1 victory over Leicester in the English
Karim Benzema scored twice as Real Madrid thrashed Real Sociedad 4-1.
Rory McIlroy was in a class of his own Saturday, seizing a four-shot lead with a six-under-par 66 after the third
Grant Elliot’s all-round performance eclipsed Shahid Afridi’s 29-ball blitz to secure New Zealand a comfortable
A bogey at the final hole left Scotland's Martin Laird with a two-stroke lead after the second round at a wet Phoenix
Manny Pacquiao promoter Bob Arum reportedly is optimistic a mega-fight deal between the Filipino icon and unbeaten US
Increasing demand for Tablet PCs from education and healthcare sectors.
Concern is engulfing every one – and all around!
The three-day 2015 Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture that will feature more than 300 next-generation
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday rejected the prospect of debt relief for Athens, adding to tensions between the radical new Greek government and its international creditors.
L’Azurde, the leading gold and diamond company, has been certified by the British Standards Institution (BSI) in
Samsung Electronics, the global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, participated as
One deep-pocketed bidder will get a chance to own a piece of rock and roll history when the iconic Les Paul guitar
Snakes have been slithering on Earth far longer than anyone ever realized.
Shakira has given birth in Barcelona to her second child.
Hit pair Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol are set to pair up in another Bollywood venture.
Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr is set for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but first he plans a new album and tour of the United