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Russia's Lavrov to meet US, Saudi counterparts in Qatar
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Russia's Lavrov to meet US, Saudi counterparts in Qatar

Saturday, 1 August 2015 3:14 PM

Russia's foreign minister will be in Qatar on Sunday & Monday, and will also meet the Qatari Emir to discuss peace in the Middle East & consolidation against ISIL

Bin Laden relatives reportedly killed in private jet crash
Saudi Arabia»

Bin Laden relatives reportedly killed in private jet crash

Saturday, 1 August 2015 2:24 PM

Saudi Arabia says the dead are four members of Osama bin Laden's family, a prominent clan in the kingdom, in condolence message on Twitter

Saudi royal invests in private jets smartphone app
Banking & Finance»

Saudi royal invests in private jets smartphone app

Friday, 31 July 2015 9:05 AM

Prince Abdullah bin Bandar bin Abdullaziz Al Saud backs JetSmarter which aims to make private jets more accessible to travellers

Saudi's Mobily restates profits over last 27 months, cutting $470m
Banking & Finance»

Saudi's Mobily restates profits over last 27 months, cutting $470m

Thursday, 30 July 2015 7:28 PM

Troubled telecom operator slashes total profits in latest attempt to resolve accounting scandal

US backs possible $5.4bn missiles sale to Saudi Arabia
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US backs possible $5.4bn missiles sale to Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 30 July 2015 1:40 PM

Missile sale approval could help reassure Saudi Arabia about the US commitment to its security

KSA gifts the sacred Kaaba door curtain to the UN
Culture & Society»

KSA gifts the sacred Kaaba door curtain to the UN

Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:05 PM

The curtain will hang across a replica of the Kaaba door, one of Islam’s most sacred items

Saudi policeman shot dead
Culture & Society»

Saudi policeman shot dead

Thursday, 30 July 2015 10:56 AM

The policeman was killed in another attack on Saudi security forces

Rising costs hit Q2 net profit of Gulf's largest telco
Technology»

Rising costs hit Q2 net profit of Gulf's largest telco

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 6:34 PM

Saudi Telecom Co posts 8.7% decline in second-quarter profit, misses analyst estimates

Woman tourist detained for driving in Saudi Arabia
Culture & Society»

Woman tourist detained for driving in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 1:57 PM

Arab national was reportedly caught driving a rented car with her husband in the passenger seat

Arrest over stabbing murder in Madinah
Culture & Society»

Arrest over stabbing murder in Madinah

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 12:18 PM

A 24yo Saudi is accused of killing another Saudi man and fleeing the crime scene

First direct road linking Oman-Saudi nearly complete
Transport»

First direct road linking Oman-Saudi nearly complete

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 12:17 PM

The 680-km road will cut out detours via the UAE & reduce border crossings from four to one, according to Al Shabiba

Saudi's Al Tayyar Travel Q2 net profit up 8.8% on higher sales
Travel & Hospitality»

Saudi's Al Tayyar Travel Q2 net profit up 8.8% on higher sales

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 12:13 PM

Company made a net profit of $105.6 million in the three months to June 30

Saudi's Savola Q2 profit falls 15%, warns Q3 profit will also fall
Retail»

Saudi's Savola Q2 profit falls 15%, warns Q3 profit will also fall

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 6:15 PM

Food giant makes net profit of more than $115m in the three months to June 30

Hundreds of labourers caught working during Saudi summer ban
Construction»

Hundreds of labourers caught working during Saudi summer ban

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:02 PM

Employers of 250 construction workers to face penalties as workers are found working during the middle of the day

Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of making threats to neighbours
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of making threats to neighbours

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 9:20 AM

Bahrain said it had foiled an arms smuggling plot by two Bahrainis with ties to Iran and recalled its ambassador to Tehran


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