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WOMEN DRIVERS

Saudis Celebrate One Year Anniversary of Women Drivers in the Kingdom

This morning, King Salman issued a royal decree ordering that women be able to drive next year.
One year ago today, women in Saudi Arabia were legally allowed to drive on the Kingdom's roads for the first time, a landmark and life-changing event for many Saudi women and an undeniable leap forward for Saudi Arabia's ongoing economic and social reforms.

EID AL-FITR

Shawwal Crescent Sighted, Eid to be Celebrated Tuesday

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The Saudi Royal Court said the Shawwal crescent moon was seen in Saudi Arabia on Monday, meaning the festival of Eid al-Fitr will officially begin on Tuesday.

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