A huge collection of 3400+ free website templates JAR theme com WP themes and more at the biggest community-driven free web design site
Home / Middle East / Saudi Arabia (page 3)

Saudi Arabia

First Saudi woman driver to race car in kingdom

RIYADH: Juffali, who hails from the western city of Jeddah and was educated in the United States, will participate as what organisers call a “VIP” guest driver, becoming the first Saudi woman to race on home soil. Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Faisal, Saudi Arabia’s sports authority chief, has touted it …

Read More »

Report: Saudi Arabia Killed another Journalist, Twitter Played A Role

LONDON: The British daily Metro reported that Turki bin Abdul Aziz al-Jasser was arrested in March 2018 for allegedly running a Twitter account called Kashkool, which exposed human rights violations by Saudi authorities and royals. An anonymous source said a so-called ‘Twitter mole’ handed over information on Jasser who was …

Read More »

‘Secret embargo’: Saudi Arabia stops Turkish exports from entering kingdom

RIYADH: Saudi Arabian authorities detained trucks and containers carrying Turkish goods into the kingdom this week, in another sign of deteriorating relations between the two countries since Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder last year. A Turkish official, speaking on condition of anonymity to Middle East Eye, confirmed that Saudi authorities …

Read More »

Saudi Arabia deposits $250m into Sudan’s central bank

  RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has deposited $250m into the central bank of Sudan to support its financial position, the Saudi Finance Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. The grant is half of a $500m package the kingdom is providing along with the United Arab Emirates in order to alleviate …

Read More »

Saudi ups calls for Turkey boycott amid Khashoggi fallout

RIYADH: Saudi Arabian citizens in Turkey have been given a second security warning about traveling to the country in less than a week, prompting speculation that the kingdom is pushing for a boycott of Ankara amid tensions caused by the gruesome murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Saudi embassy in …

Read More »