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Saudi says wanted militant is killed in exchange of fire
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Saudi says wanted militant is killed in exchange of fire

Saturday, 4 July 2015 6:03 PM

Youssef al-Ghamdi was surrounded by police in a home in the western city of Taif when he refused to give himself up

Prince Alwaleed to gift 10,000 homes, cars to Saudis in need
Banking & Finance»

Prince Alwaleed to gift 10,000 homes, cars to Saudis in need

Saturday, 4 July 2015 4:50 PM

Alwaleed Philanthropies will distribute 1,000 per year; move comes just days after prince announced plans to give $32bn fortune to charity

Saudi economy accelerates in Q1 but may not be sustained
Politics & Economics»

Saudi economy accelerates in Q1 but may not be sustained

Saturday, 4 July 2015 9:43 AM

Latest figures indicate Saudi Arabia has offset the impact of oil's 50% plunge since mid-2014

Teenage Saudi boy rapped for taking selfie with dead grandpa
Culture & Society»

Teenage Saudi boy rapped for taking selfie with dead grandpa

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:35 AM

Saudi health authorities are investigating at which hospital the incident occurred

Germany's Hochtief JV wins $1.45bn Saudi airport deal
Construction»

Germany's Hochtief JV wins $1.45bn Saudi airport deal

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:34 AM

Joint venture led by Hochtief will upgrade and expand King Khaled International Airport in Riyadh

Saudi policeman killed during Taif arrest raid
Culture & Society»

Saudi policeman killed during Taif arrest raid

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:34 AM

Cop dies during exchange of fire; suspects detained and ISIL flags seized

Foreign investors buy more shares in Saudi Arabia, total remains low
Markets»

Foreign investors buy more shares in Saudi Arabia, total remains low

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:30 AM

Overseas investors purchased $701.4 million of shares during June, the first month since new rules are brought in

Saudi Arabia gears up for official opening of Madinat Airport
Transport»

Saudi Arabia gears up for official opening of Madinat Airport

Thursday, 2 July 2015 1:59 PM

First privately operated airport in Saudi will be inaugurated on Thursday night

Shell Chief says US shale producers under pressure from Saudi Arabia
Energy»

Shell Chief says US shale producers under pressure from Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 2 July 2015 9:57 AM

OPEC's decision, led by Saudi Arabia, to not cut oil production has put pressure on US shale gas producers which in turn has put brakes on America's energy boom

Prince Alwaleed to give entire fortune to charity
Banking & Finance»

Prince Alwaleed to give entire fortune to charity

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 2:06 PM

Saudi billionaire, the world's richest Arab with $32bn, makes historic announcement during Ramadan

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Saudi Arabia's net foreign assets drop by $6.6bn in May
Banking & Finance»

Saudi Arabia's net foreign assets drop by $6.6bn in May

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 1:47 PM

Central bank assets decline as the kingdom continues to draw down reserves to cover a budget gap caused by cheap oil

Gulf residents report less sleep (but also less stress) during Ramadan: survey
Wellness»

Gulf residents report less sleep (but also less stress) during Ramadan: survey

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 11:18 AM

Research by the Sleep Cycle app found those in the UAE got the most sleep, while those in Oman got the least

France bets on Gulf states as Iran nuclear deal nears
Politics & Economics»

France bets on Gulf states as Iran nuclear deal nears

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 11:13 AM

Paris securing deals with Iran's Sunni rival Saudi Arabia

Middle East construction disputes almost double
Construction»

Middle East construction disputes almost double

Monday, 29 June 2015 3:38 PM

Contractors pursuing claims that were previously parked during global financial crisis

CCTV installed at mosques in Saudi and Bahrain
Politics & Economics»

CCTV installed at mosques in Saudi and Bahrain

Monday, 29 June 2015 2:58 PM

Gulf states seek to tighten security at places of worship following the deadly suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Kuwait on Friday


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