King Salman Opens Jeddah Airport’s New Terminal

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman opened and toured a new terminal at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah on Tuesday as the Kingdom continues to invest in ambitious plans to transform its tourism sector.

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Oil Facility Attacks

Saudi Oil Capacity Recovers Faster Than Expected From Attack

It has now restored production at the Abqaiq and Khurais facilities to the levels they were operating at before the attacks, said the people with ...


Oilfield Attacks

Saudi to consider ‘all options’ in response to attack on oil facilities: official

Saudi Arabia believes Iran conducted the recent attacks on its oil facilities and will consider a military response once its investigation is complete, the kingdom’s ...


Adel Al-Jubeir

A Conversation With Minister Adel al-Jubeir of Saudi Arabia

AL-JUBEIR: We want to make sure that we avoid war at all costs, but we’re not going to sit there with our hands tied while ...


Saudi Aramco IPO

Saudi Arabia Considers Doubling Stakes in Aramco Public Offering

After attacks on its oil infrastructure, Saudi Arabia is moving forward with the much-anticipated initial public offering of its state-owned oil company and considering a ...


Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco seeks project finance loan of more than $1 billion: sources

Saudi Aramco has asked banks to submit proposals for a project finance loan of more than $1 billion, two sources with direct knowledge of the ...



Saudi Arabia waives fees on expats working in industrial sector

Saudi Arabia has waived fees on expatriate workers employed in the industrial sector, one of the main economic segments eyed for development, for five years, ...


Saudi Oil Exports

Saudi retains top spot for China crude imports in Aug; Iran sales plunge

Saudi oil arrivals in August in China, the world’s biggest oil importer, reached 7.79 million tonnes, or 1.83 million barrels per day (bpd), data from the General ...


Cyber Security

Saudi Aramco Doubles Down On Cybersecurity As Threat Levels Rise

Al Fareed said the nature of the threats Saudi Aramco faces ranges from "state actors" to rogue individuals "trying their hand at ransomware attacks" with ...


Saudi people

Saudis are some of the world’s most optimistic people: Survey

The world’s first Global Optimism Outlook Survey, conducted by YouGov, commissioned by Expo 2020 Dubai, found that 61 percent of the Kingdom’s public identified themselves ...


Jeddah Airport

Jeddah’s new airport terminal: Saudi Arabia’s latest landmark

A day after Saudis celebrated their National Day, King Salman officially inaugurated the new King Abdul Aziz International Airport Terminal 1 (KAIA Terminal 1) in ...



Saudi Arabia accuses Australia of racism in UN feud

The UN feud complicates Australia’s relationship with the Saudi kingdom. Australia sells weapons to Saudi Arabia, and Australia is a part of the US-led mission ...



Main Abu Dhabi Street Named after Saudi King Salman

King Salman Street is one of the main arteries in Abu Dhabi. The 4.6 km long street starts from King Abdullah Street all the way ...


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Trump attacks globalism and urges pressure on Iran at UN

As he spoke to the General Assembly, Trump lambasted the World Trade Organization for giving China preferential treatment that he said was undeserved. He slammed ...



Congress-appointed panel rips Trump’s Syria strategy

A new report from an outside panel appointed by Congress contradicts the narrative President Donald Trump has been promoting about Syria, raising questions about his ...


Climate Change

IPCC climate change report: 1 billion worldwide will face water, food shortages by 2050

A key United Nations report Wednesday warns that more than a billion people around the world could face severe water shortages and food insecurity by ...



Afghanistan’s election on Saturday could be bloodier than expected. This explains why.

This weekend, Afghanistan will hold its fourth presidential election since the Taliban government’s fall in 2001. Since the U.S. and Taliban’s recent breakdown in negotiations, ...



‘Putin’s Chef’ Deploys Mercenaries to Libya in Latest Adventure

A private army linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun fighting on the front lines of the Libyan war, according to people familiar with ...



Bahrain raises $2 billion with first dollar bond issue since bailout

Bahrain raised $2 billion with its first issue of U.S. dollar bonds since it obtained a $10 billion bailout from its Gulf allies last year ...



Egypt’s Stock Market Becomes Clear Victim of Weekend Protests

The main index in Cairo lost about 11% in three days following small anti-government demonstrations that started Friday. ...



Turkish, US troops conduct 2nd joint patrol in north Syria

Turkey’s Defense Ministry says troops have completed their second joint ground patrol with the United States in northeastern Syria. The ministry announced the patrol east of ...



Burj Khalifa lights up as UAE readies to enter space – Projects And Tenders – Construction Week Online

ISS is a space station in low Earth orbit launched in 1998, and is a joint project between five participating space agencies – the US’s ...


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