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KSA warns against illegal maids hiring

Saudi Arabia has warned residents and citizens against hiring illegal maids during the holy month of Ramadan. According to Saudi law, lawbreakers shall be sentenced...

Saudi Arabia excludes domestic workers from labour reforms

Saudi Arabia labour reforms, drastically revamping the country’s sponsorship system, do not apply to domestic workers. Millions of expats stand to benefit from easing curbs...

KSA allows foreign pilgrims to enter for Umrah

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ready to host about 10,000 foreign pilgrims to perform Umrah after a seven-month pause. Some 10,000 foreign pilgrims are arriving in...

Spanish king under pressure to act on scandal allegations

Spanish King Felipe greeted by hundreds of chanting protesters during a visit to Catalonia as pressure mounted on him to respond to corruption allegations. Chanting...

Saudi Arabia highlights health rules for sacrificial animals

Saudi Arabia stringent health rules are observed for sacrificial animals to ensure their safety, state agency in charge of the annual ritual has said. The...

Gulf nations and US issue sanctions on six targets for ties...

Gulf countries and United States have imposed sanctions on six targets, accusing them of being affiliated with Islamic State. The Treasury said the Terrorist Financing...

ICJ backs Qatar in air blockade

 International Court of Justice, United Nations top court rejects appeal by Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE over an air blockade. The International Court...

Shura Council of Saudi Arabia to debate changes in sexual harassment...

Shura Council of Saudi Arabia to put the subject of Social Affairs, Family and Youth on the draft motion to amend certain articles of...

Saudi Arabia announces first phase of Red Sea project

Saudi Arabia has announced first phase of Red Sea project that will see the establishment of 16 luxury hotels, two resorts, an international airport. The...

Saudi Arabia passport is most improved of decade

Saudi Arabia passport is fastest-growing passports of 2019 according to the data of the Q2 Index Passport Henley for the second quarter. With the UAE...

Saudi Arabia to launch world largest camel hospital

Saudi Arabia will launch world's largest hospital for treating camels and conducting related research in the region of Qassim in the centre of the...

Saudi Minister stands up for cyberbullying victim woman inventor

Saudi Minister phoned Aisha Al Saqqaf after she was bullied on social media following publication of information about a new vending machine. Standing up for...

Study shows 60% of Saudi children spend too much time on...

Study by Kaspersky says that not all parents are in keeping with current internet trends or have enough knowledge about their children preferences. According to...

Saudi Women driver’s licence scams spotted on social media

Saudi Kingdom granted women right to drive two years ago, a historic move that cracked open a window to new freedoms for women. Social media...

Jamal Khashoggi fiancee appears as Turkish court opens trial of 20...

Jamal Khashoggi fiancee told a court the Washington Post columnist was lured to his death at Saudi Consulate through "a great betrayal and deception". Turkish...

King Hamad ratifies law on GCC nationals’ property ownership

King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain ratified and issued a law amending a 1999 law allowing nationals of the GCC to own...

Iran issues arrest warrant for US President, seeks Interpol help

Iran has issued an arrest warrant for US President Donald Trump and asked Interpol for help in detaining Trump and dozens of others. The US...

Saudi crown prince MBS pressures ex-intel official’s family over documents

Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman seeks access to sensitive documents that are in Saad al-Jabri's possession, sources say. As Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed...

Egypt planning to enter in Libya

Egypt’s President said they have a legitimate right to intervene in neighbouring Libya and ordered his army to be ready to carry out any...

Fresh attempt to resolve Gulf dispute as row drags on into...

Fresh attempt to resolve Gulf crisis as third anniversary of a bitter Gulf dispute is just round the corner, a flurry of diplomatic efforts...

Saudi bankruptcy committee receives 381 liquidation requests

Saudi bankruptcy committee has received about 381 requests for liquidation from firms which is largest in history of Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia’s bankruptcy committee has...

Saudi Binladen Group lays off thousands of workers

Saudi Binladin Group cut jobs and reduced staff salaries as Saudi Arabia's biggest construction firm navigates the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. The Jeddah-based conglomerate...