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Saudi captain Osama Hawsawi has experience of playing abroad
October 23, 2017 - 18:33 GMT
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) is planning to boost its preparations for next year’s World Cup by loaning out as many members of the...
The two sides reached an agreement on opening border crossings and developing ports, roads and border areas. (AFP)
October 23, 2017 - 12:40 GMT
The two sides reached an agreement on opening border crossings and developing ports, roads and border areas.
Hiring mothers of Saudi men and women and children of Saudi women is now part of the country's Saudization plans. (AFP)
October 23, 2017 - 12:06 GMT
Hiring foreigners who are mothers of Saudi men and women, as well as children of Saudi women, will be allowed in professions which have been restricted only to Saudis.
Tweets on the trending hashtag “no to the naturalization of the children of [female Saudi] citizens” were vehemently against any granting of citizenship to individuals in that situation (Wikimedia)
October 23, 2017 - 11:35 GMT
She marries a foreigner and then makes work for us with her family. Why did you marry him to start with if you didn't like his nationality?
The General Traffic Department and Najm will develop a process of accommodating and serving Saudi females involved in road accidents (AFP/File)
October 22, 2017 - 11:59 GMT
Arrangements are being made by the General Traffic Department to deploy women officials to attend to Saudi women drivers involved in road accidents.
No reference to the summit or the meeting was made by the official news agencies of the three countries in their accounts of the visit (AFP/FIle)
October 22, 2017 - 09:50 GMT
Kuwait has reportedly called for postponing the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit scheduled in December in the northern Arabian Gulf country.
A Saudi hashtag has claimed that
October 21, 2017 - 12:34 GMT
Behind the western-appealing veneer of liberalization what are attitudes towards women in the ultra-conservative kingdom really like?
Manchester United logo (Photo: behance.net)
October 20, 2017 - 22:57 GMT
The Saudi sports authority's chief Turki bin Abdulmohsen Al Al-Sheikh, struck a milestone deal with Manchester United club aiming to start a state-of-the-art football industry in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
On an average around 127 divorce cases take place in a day (Shutterstock/File)
October 19, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The number of divorce cases in Saudi Arabia has exponentially increased in recent years.
On Sunday, the Transportation Ministry announced that Baghdad and Riyadh had signed an agreement to begin reciprocal flights between the two capitals following a 27-year hiatus (AFP/File)
October 19, 2017 - 13:16 GMT
A Saudi passenger plane touched down at Baghdad’s international airport on Wednesday for the first time in more than a quarter-century, according to Iraq’s Transportation Ministry.
President of the General Sport Authority of Saudi Arabia Turki Al-Sheikh (right) and ROC President Fredrik Johnsson sign an agreement in London to organize Race of Champions in Riyadh. - SPA

Saudi Arabia will host the first World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight final in May next year as well as its first-ever international motorsport event, featuring stars from Formula One, World Rally Championship, IndyCar, NASCAR, sportscars and touring cars competing against each other. (Photo: SPA)
October 19, 2017 - 11:24 GMT
Saudi Arabia will host the first World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight final in May next year as well as its first-ever international motorsport event, featuring stars from Formula One...
Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
October 18, 2017 - 18:06 GMT
Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
Dammam, Saudi Arabia - November 17 2008: The Aramco exhibition center /Shutterstock
October 18, 2017 - 13:42 GMT
It’s not that the Saudi Aramco IPO is too big to fail. It’s that it might be too big to happen.
Al-Hilal's starting eleven pose for a group shot ahead of the Asian Champions League semi-final football match between Persepolis and Al-Hilal at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat on October 17, 2017.
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October 17, 2017 - 19:53 GMT
Omar Kharbin and Godwin Menshah each scored a brace as Al Hilal sealed their place in the 2017 AFC Champions League final with a 2-2 draw (6-2 on aggregate) against Persepolis at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in the second leg of the semi-final.
PetroChina and Sinopec, two major Chinese energy companies, said they are willing to take the whole 5 percent in Saudi Aramco, or even more. (AFP/ File)
October 17, 2017 - 12:20 GMT
Two major Chinese energy companies have reportedly moved to buy stakes in Saudi Aramco ahead of its IPO.
Persepolis team
October 17, 2017 - 12:14 GMT
Iran’s Persepolis have been preparing to face Saudi Arabia’s Al-Hilal in the 2nd leg of 2017 AFC Champions League semi-final in Oman’s capital, Muscat.