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Saudi rights lawyer detained by authorities, says wife
Culture & Society»

Saudi rights lawyer detained by authorities, says wife

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 7:42 PM

Waleed Abu al-Khair said to have been detain after court appearance on sedition charges

Zain Saudi says losses narrow during Q1
Technology»

Zain Saudi says losses narrow during Q1

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 1:52 PM

Telecom operator cuts costs and sees revenue from data surge during three months to March 31

Japanese firm to build mixed-use tower in Riyadh
Construction»

Japanese firm to build mixed-use tower in Riyadh

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 1:46 PM

Nikken Sky Japanese to build “eye-catching” project on King Fahd Road in the Saudi capital

Saudi calls for
Politics & Economics»

Saudi calls for "stern and decisive" action on Syria

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:12 PM

Foreign Minister said recent poison gas attacks were a challenge to “international will.”

Saudi spy chief Prince Bandar is replaced
Politics & Economics»

Saudi spy chief Prince Bandar is replaced

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 10:11 AM

Former US ambassador warned months ago of a "major shift" from US

Saudi banking major posts 7% rise in Q1 net profit
Banking & Finance»

Saudi banking major posts 7% rise in Q1 net profit

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 1:33 PM

Samba Financial Group, Saudi Arabia's third-largest bank, attributes rise to a drop in operating expenses

Family of expat left in Saudi dumpster to die demand justice
Culture & Society»

Family of expat left in Saudi dumpster to die demand justice

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 1:32 PM

Parents of a Filipino woman who was left for dead have rejected monetary compensation from her killers

Name and shame punishment for Saudi extortionists
Culture & Society»

Name and shame punishment for Saudi extortionists

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 1:32 PM

Three people found guilty in Saudi of extorting money from women are set to be named and shamed in media in the next few days

Saudi health minister says MERS
Healthcare»

Saudi health minister says MERS "under control"

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 12:29 PM

It comes as five MERS cases, including one fatality, were reported in Jeddah on Monday

Saudi Arabia imposes fines, jail terms for visa lapses
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia imposes fines, jail terms for visa lapses

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 9:46 AM

Foreigners working for themselves or overstaying their residence visas face a fine and deportation

Saudi's Ma'aden says Q1 net profit hit by falling metal prices
Industries»

Saudi's Ma'aden says Q1 net profit hit by falling metal prices

Monday, 14 April 2014 7:45 PM

Saudi Arabian Mining Co posts 48% slump in first quarter net profit to just over $33m

Saudi guard shot dead near Yemeni border
Culture & Society»

Saudi guard shot dead near Yemeni border

Monday, 14 April 2014 1:20 PM

Gunmen reportedly strike in early hours of Monday morning; second such incident in five days

630 mentally ill 'roaming' streets of Makkah
Culture & Society»

630 mentally ill 'roaming' streets of Makkah

Monday, 14 April 2014 1:20 PM

Local media reports come amid concerns mentally ill patients are failing to receive proper care

Saudi Arabia jails 13 for aiding overseas fighters
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia jails 13 for aiding overseas fighters

Monday, 14 April 2014 1:19 PM

Court hands down sentences to convicted men ranging from one to 10 years - report

45-yr-old expat latest Saudi MERS victim
Healthcare»

45-yr-old expat latest Saudi MERS victim

Monday, 14 April 2014 11:30 AM

News comes days after the spread of the virus among medical staff led to the closure of the emergency room at the city’s main public hospital


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