Saudi Arabia

S Arabia, S Korea sign MOU on nuclear power

2015-03-04 19:05

Saudi Arabia and South Korea have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to co-operate on the development of nuclear energy, Saudi state news agency SPA says.

Woman wins award for best drama at Saudi Film Festival

2015-02-25 20:38

A female Saudi film-maker won an award for best drama at the Saudi Film Festival, the chief juror says, hailing a higher quality of entries despite the kingdom's cinema ban.

Saudi royal to hunt protected birds again

2015-02-02 21:06

Pakistani authorities are finalising arrangements for a Saudi prince to visit its southwestern desert region to kill Houbara bustards again.

David Shapiro: Resources, retail and oil worries in Africa

2015-01-29 15:22

Time now for us to get a more in-depth view of how the markets are trading and more analysis of this with our favourite market commentator, David Shapiro from Sasfin.

Oil price too low - Saudi Aramco chief

2015-01-27 14:30

World oil prices have fallen too far, state-owned energy giant Saudi Aramco says, stressing that it is for the market and not Opec producers to shore them up.

Unmarked grave for Saudi king

2015-01-23 22:28

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, one of the richest men in the history of the world, has been carried in a simple white shroud to an unmarked grave in a Riyadh cemetery.

Obama hails late Saudi king as warm and candid

2015-01-23 14:56

US President Barack Obama has paid tribute to late Saudi King Abdullah as a bold leader and valued friend who made an enduring contribution to Middle East peace.

New Saudi king will keep his brother's policies

2015-01-23 12:17

Saudi Arabia's new king has promised to continue the policies of his predecessors in a nationally televised speech, taking control of the kingdom after the death of its 90-year-old ruler.

Saudi King's brother Salman named new ruler

2015-01-23 09:52

Saudi Arabia's elderly King Abdullah has died and has been replaced by his half-brother Salman as the absolute ruler of the world's top oil exporter and the spiritual home of Islam.

Saudi Arabia King Abdullah dies at age 90

2015-01-23 06:31

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful US ally who fought against al-Qaeda and sought to modernise the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom, including by nudging open greater opportunities for women, has died.


Saudi gunpoint rapist beheaded

2015-03-03 20:18

Saudi Arabia has beheaded a convicted rapist, bringing to 36 the number of death sentences carried out in the kingdom this year.

Killers cross dressers executed in Saudi

2015-02-05 22:18

Saudi Arabia has executed four robbers who dressed as women to lure and kill their victim, as well as a Pakistani man for drug trafficking.

New Saudi king makes cabinet reshuffle

2015-01-30 08:33

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has reshuffled the monarchy's government less than a week after ascending to the throne of the oil-rich country.

Saudi airman gets 35 years for raping boy in Las Vegas

2015-01-29 11:09

A Saudi air force sergeant convicted in the rape of a 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas casino hotel has been sentenced to 35 years to life in prison for the crime.

First beheading under new Saudi King

2015-01-26 15:21

Saudi Arabia has beheaded a serial child rapist, in the first execution since King Salman's rise to the throne in the conservative Muslim monarchy.

Oil market upheaval looms over Saudi succession

2015-01-23 15:52

King Abdullah's death could not have come at a worse time for Saudi Arabia's vital oil sector as the absolute monarchy seeks to reassert its leadership.

ISIS celebrates King Abdullah's death online

2015-01-23 14:23

Islamic militants and their supporters celebrated the death of Saudi King Abdullah on social media, many of them describing him as a 'servant' of the Americans who conspired with the West to kill Muslims.

Saudi Arabia to bury King Abdullah in unmarked grave

2015-01-23 10:41

Saudi Arabia is set to bury King Abdullah in an unmarked grave, hours after it moved to ensure a smooth transition by appointing a new king to quell fears of dynastic instability.

Saudis swarm Twitter to mourn king

2015-01-23 08:58

Thousands of Saudis have taken to social media to express their grief at the death of Saudi Arabia King Abdullah.

Saudi border guards get shoot on sight orders

2015-01-19 12:46

Saudi border guards have been given orders to shoot infiltrators on sight after three troopers were killed on the Iraqi frontier earlier this month.

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