Saudi Arabia

Trump critic McCain meets Saudi king

2017-02-21 21:03

Influential American Senator John McCain, a critic of President Donald Trump, has held talks with Saudi Arabia's King Salman.

'Islamophobia' fuelling terrorism: UN chief

2017-02-12 22:17

"Islamophobia" in parts of the world is fuelling terrorism, the head of the UN, Antonio Guterres has said on a visit to Saudi Arabia.

Saudi attempts self-immolation at Mecca

2017-02-07 16:39

Saudi police have arrested an apparently "mentally disturbed" man who tried to set himself on fire at Islam's holiest site, the Grand Mosque in Mecca.

Saudi Arabia expects higher growth than IMF forecast

2017-01-18 16:01

Saudi Arabia’s growth this year will be significantly higher than the IMF's new forecast, according to Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan.

Saudi to launch multi-billion renewable scheme

2017-01-17 14:21

Saudi Arabia is set to launch a renewable energy programme worth up to $50bn, as the world's largest oil exporter vies to diversify its economy.

Saudi airline flynas in $8.6 bn Airbus deal

2017-01-12 17:24

Saudi low-cost carrier flynas has concluded an $8.6bn purchase deal with Airbus, a major shareholder says.

Iran receives Saudi hajj invite

2017-01-10 20:15

Iran has finally received an official invitation from Saudi Arabia for its pilgrims to attend this year's hajj, two weeks after Riyadh announced it.

Over 2 000 Saudi jihadists abroad - ministry

2016-12-27 10:16

More than 2 000 Saudis are fighting abroad with jihadist groups, with over 70% of them in Syria, the kingdom's interior ministry has been reported as saying.

British FM's 'proxy war' comment misconstrued: Saudi

2016-12-11 20:30

The press took out of context comments by the British foreign secretary about "proxy wars" waged by long time ally Saudi Arabia, the Saudi foreign minister has said, adding it deems the matter closed.

Morocco quits Africa-Arab summit over presence of Polisario

2016-11-23 16:00

Morocco and several Arab countries have walked out of an Africa-Arab nations summit in Equatorial Guinea to protest the presence of a delegation from the Polisario Front, says media reports.


Russia overtakes Saudi Arabia as world's top crude producer

2017-02-20 17:39

Russia has overtaken Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December, according to new data released.

Miracle crop: Can quinoa help feed the world?

2017-02-09 22:06

Scientists have unveiled the near-complete genome of quinoa, a grain cultivated centuries ago by Incas in the Andes that scientists say could help feed a hungry world.

2 suspects blow themselves up in Saudi Arabia

2017-01-21 21:50

Officials in Riyadh say two suspects have blown themselves up during a firefight with security forces in Jeddah in western Saudi Arabia.

Egypt keen to save Saudi ties after islands ruling

2017-01-17 21:33

Cairo will do all it can to preserve crucial ties with Saudi Arabia, experts say, after an Egyptian court ruled against government plans to transfer control of two islands to Riyadh.

Saudi minister optimistic about oil market stabilisation

2017-01-12 18:46

Saudi Energy Minister Khaled al-Falih is optimistic about a stabilisation of the oil market following an Opec deal to cut output.

Son of PE businessman freed from Saudi prison after a year, sister still jailed

2017-01-12 14:25

After more than a year in a Saudi Arabian prison the third of four siblings from a Port Elizabeth family has been released.

Egypt annual urban consumer price inflation highest in years

2017-01-10 20:02

Egypt has reported a dramatic jump in the country's annual urban consumer price inflation, a stark reflection of the heavy toll inflicted by the government's tough economic measures.

OPEC seeks cuts from non-members at Vienna talks

2016-12-12 17:25

OPEC officials met Saturday with Russia and other oil producers to try to persuade them to lower production under a pact to stem a global glut and lift prices.

Saudi court sentences 15 'spies' to death

2016-12-06 21:30

A Saudi court has sentenced 15 people to death and several others to prison in a case involving alleged Iranian spy cell.

A liberal mother of six jailed for challenging Saudi taboos

2016-11-07 22:11

In Arab world, female Islamic scholars and activists push for interpretations of Shariah law that allow women more freedom.

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