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Saudi Arabia is reportedly trying to get the Kingdom's billionaires to buy stock in Aramco's mega-IPO

AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed, File Saudi Arabia is trying to get the country's wealthiest citizens to buy stock in Aramco's upcoming IPO, according to Blo...

Saudi Arabia is reportedly trying to get the Kingdom's billionaires to buy stock in Aramco's mega-IPO

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Saudi Arabia reportedly wants OPEC to drive up oil prices to help the Aramco IPO REUTERS/Amir Levy Saudi Arabia, the de facto leader of OPEC, is pushing other nations in the cartel to cut oil supplies to help Saudi Aramco's IPO, a...
17:00, 2019-11-06

An Iranian oil tanker was reportedly hit by missiles close to the coast of Saudi Arabia REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader An Iranian oil tanker was hit by missiles while sailing through the Red Sea close to the coast of Saudi Arabia Friday, Iran...
10:12, 2019-10-11

Saudi Arabia is reportedly talking to SoftBank about pouring billions into its second Vision Fund Bandar Algaloud/Getty Images Saudi Arabia is discussing the possibility of investing more money into SoftBank's second Vision Fund, Fox Business repo...
16:52, 2019-10-28

Trump reportedly left staffers 'genuinely horrified' in his phone calls with Putin, Saudi Arabia Drew Angerer/Getty Images A bombshell whistleblower report that was revealed in September sparked the latest concerns over President Donald Trump's c...
19:04, 2019-10-05

Uber founder Travis Kalanick has reportedly raised $400 million for his next act from Saudi Arabia. He'll be competing directly with his old company. Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images Uber's ousted founder Travis Kalanick quietly raised $400 million from Saudi Arabia for his food-delivery star...
17:00, 2019-11-07

The White House reportedly tried to conceal transcripts of Trump's calls with other world leaders, including Russia's Putin and Saudi Arabia's Mohammad bin Salman The White House tried to conceal the contents of phone calls between Trump and other world leaders, including Russia's Putin and Saudi Arabia's Moham...
11:52, 2019-09-28

Saudi Arabia reportedly paid Twitter employees to spy on users. Cybersecurity experts say insider spying is an issue that goes beyond Twitter. (TWTR) Reuters Two former Twitter employees were charged by federal prosecutors with spying on users on behalf of the Saudi Arabian government — and e...
23:16, 2019-11-07

Saudi Arabia formally begins IPO of giant oil firm Saudi Aramco “We want to share the Aramco shares with the citizens of Saudi Arabia,” said Yasir al-Rumayyan, the governor of Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund...
13:16, 2019-11-03

Pentagon to send more troops to Saudi Arabia following attack on Saudi oil sites The Pentagon said the deployment would involve a moderate number of troops and would be primarily defensive in nature....
01:48, 2019-09-21

Saudi Arabia officially kicked of Saudi Aramco's IPO, which could be the largest in the world Reuters Saudi Arabia approved oil giant Saudi Aramco's massive initial public offering on Sunday, Bloomberg reported. The company announced it plans ...
17:36, 2019-11-03

Saudi Arabia officially kicked off Saudi Aramco's IPO, which could be the largest in the world Reuters Saudi Arabia approved oil giant Saudi Aramco's massive initial public offering on Sunday, Bloomberg reported. The company announced it plans ...
18:52, 2019-11-03

Saudi Arabia’s energy minister says 2 Saudi oil tankers hit in “sabotage attack” off UAE coast have “significant damage” DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s energy minister says 2 Saudi oil tankers hit in “sabotage attack” off UAE coast h...
05:44, 2019-05-13

Saudi Arabia says Yemen’s rebels fired a rocket at a Saudi desalination plant, but no one was wounded, no damage caused DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says Yemen’s rebels fired a rocket at a Saudi desalination plant, but no one was wounded, no da...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Saudi Arabia allegedly recruited Twitter employees to spy on users. That's just one of many ways Saudi agents use tech tools to spy on critics. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia reportedly uses hacks, social media surveillance, and spies to keep tabs on dissidents, according ...
18:44, 2019-11-07

Global stock market rout leaves world with 57 fewer billionaires Big fall in wealth in China as combined fortunes of ultra-rich dips for first time since financial crisis, says UBSThere were 57 fewer billionaires o...
15:20, 2019-11-08

Saudi Arabia wants you to come on vacation Saudi Arabia has long been seen as off-limits for international tourists. But now the country is opening up to fully international visitors for the f...
10:52, 2019-09-27

500 U.S. troops to headed to Saudi Arabia 2,100 more U.S. troops deploying to the southern border — Turkey out of the F-35 fighter program...
16:32, 2019-07-18

Saudi Arabia Invites Tourists: What You Need to Know For the first time, the conservative kingdom is opening its doors to travelers who want to visit for more than religious reasons. But how ready the c...
17:48, 2019-09-27

Can Saudi Arabia become a tourist hotspot? Saudi Arabia recently announced visa-on-arrival for international visitors. Yet given recent controversies, will this Middle Eastern destination ever...
10:40, 2019-09-28

Saudi Arabia: Between religion, oil dependence and reforms An expert on Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, Guido Steinberg explains to DW that the drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities last week were partly a ...
13:36, 2019-09-24

Women in Saudi Arabia can now travel without a man’s approval Women in Saudi Arabia are now allowed to apply for a passport and travel abroad without a man’s consent. The new laws, published Friday, mark a...
13:48, 2019-08-02

US deploys air defense systems to Saudi Arabia The US is deploying ground-based air defense sytems and 200 troops to Saudi Arabia in response to this month's strikes at the heart of Saudi Arabia's...
02:40, 2019-09-27

WWE hosts first-ever women’s match in Saudi Arabia The WWE on Thursday hosted the first-ever women’s wrestling match in Saudi Arabia — the latest Western event held in the Middle East nation as ...
02:56, 2019-11-01

Why Spy on Twitter? For Saudi Arabia, It’s the Town Square The indictment of two former Twitter employees accused of spying for the Saudis highlights the platform’s power and the kingdom’s efforts to control ...
00:32, 2019-11-08

'Death penalties are the norm in Saudi Arabia' Saudi Arabia is once again planning to execute religious activists, according to the "Middle East Eye" website. Madawi Al-Rasheed, an expert on Saudi...
22:36, 2019-05-23

The U.S. Is 'Getting Out of the Mideast' By Sending 3,000 Troops To Saudi Arabia The Trump Administration, determined to “get out of the Middle East” and its “endless wars”, is deploying 3,000 troops, including fighter jets and mi...
18:44, 2019-10-19

The Latest: Saudi Arabia won’t hesitate to defend itself DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions betwee...
08:40, 2019-05-20

Trump sending 2,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia The deployment is meant to “assure and enhance the defense of Saudi Arabia,” a spokesman said, following attacks on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure ...
18:32, 2019-10-11

Saudi Arabia will defend itself 'with all force' but doesn't want war Saudi Arabia has vowed to try and prevent a Middle East war, but if conflict breaks out it will defend itself "with all force and determination." It ...
10:56, 2019-05-19

Nicki Minaj to perform in Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia says hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will be performing there in the latest eye-popping announcement as the kingdom sheds decades of restrictio...
14:28, 2019-07-03

Ex-Net: D’Angelo Russell would’ve gone to Saudi Arabia for max deal D’Angelo Russell apparently would have gone to great lengths to get his max contract. “D’Angelo wanted to get the max,” said former Nets teammate Jar...
00:44, 2019-07-31

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia after oil strike US President Donald Trump has approved sending troops to Saudi Arabia to aid the country's air defenses. The move comes after a strike that damaged k...
02:12, 2019-09-21

What Anthony Joshua can expect in Saudi Arabia Joe Gallagher gives his verdict on Anthony Joshua's decision to take the Andy Ruiz rematch to Saudi Arabia The post What Anthony Joshua can expect in...
20:08, 2019-08-13

Saudi Arabia officially approves Aramco oil IPO The kingdom's regulatory authority has approved the listing of the state-run oil giant. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hopes to bag a $2 tril...
09:28, 2019-11-03

K-pop group BTS criticised for Saudi Arabia concert Group performs in Riyadh despite appeals by human rights groups and its own fansA historic concert by K-pop superstars BTS has caused accusations of ...
04:40, 2019-10-12

BTS: K-pop band perform in Saudi Arabia despite criticism BTS, one of the world's biggest acts, faced criticism over their decision to play Saudi Arabia....
16:36, 2019-10-12

Saudi Arabia under the spotlight in Frontline and HBO documentaries Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, appeared on "60 Minutes" Sunday, offering a series of denials about human-rights abuses and any per...
00:28, 2019-10-01

Can Saudi Arabia rebrand itself as a tourism hotspot? Saudi Arabia recently announced visa-on-arrival for international visitors. Yet given recent controversies, will this Middle Eastern destination ever...
13:08, 2019-09-30

Saudi Arabia says it intercepted 2 Yemen rebel drones DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it intercepted two drones launched by Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi rebels targeting the k...
05:16, 2019-06-30

Saudi Arabia: Oil tankers damaged in 'sabotage attack' Two oil tankers sustained "significant damage" in an incident off the coast of the United Arab Emirates, according to the Saudi energy minister. Offi...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Saudi Arabia to launch $2 trillion IPO for Aramco: reports Officials and advisers have held meetings with investors in an effort to attain a $2 trillion valuation. An official announcement is expected on Sund...
00:12, 2019-11-02

Conservative government would ‘win some trust’ back with Saudi Arabia: MP Erin O'Toole, the Conservative critic for foreign affairs, said in an interview they would try to "win some trust'' with Saudi Arabia....
14:28, 2019-08-02

Influencers Face Criticism for Saudi Arabia Travel #Ads The kingdom has invited popular internet personalities to visit, all expenses paid, in an effort to rehabilitate its global image....
18:32, 2019-10-03

Hip-hop star Nicki Minaj to perform in Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia says hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will be performing there in the latest eye-popping announcement as the kingdom sheds decades of restrictio...
13:12, 2019-07-03

US patience with Iran not inexhaustible, warns Saudi Arabia Saudi minister says military response to attack on oil facilities still being considered Saudi Arabia has said that US patience with Iran is not inex...
00:28, 2019-09-25

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged in ‘sabotage attack’ Two Saudi oil tankers — one of which was bound for the US — were targeted early Monday in a “sabotage attack” off the coast of the United...
15:36, 2019-05-13

Nicki Minaj Set to Headline Concert in Saudi Arabia (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Saudi Arabia said Wednesday that hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will perform in the ultraconservative kingdom as it s...
14:32, 2019-07-03

Saudi Arabia claims oil pipeline was attacked by drones Saudi Araba said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom on Tuesday, short...
14:00, 2019-05-14

Putin courts investments in trip to Saudi Arabia The Russian president is in Saudi Arabia seeking to capitalize on his country's growing influence in the Middle East. Both parties stand to gain a lo...
14:40, 2019-10-14

Twitter Insiders Allegedly Spied for Saudi Arabia Hackers are one thing. But too few companies take the threat of an inside job seriously enough....
06:04, 2019-11-07

US to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil industry Trump has for now decided not to authorize an immediate military strike on Iran in response to attackThe Pentagon says the US will deploy additional ...
02:40, 2019-09-21

Missiles hit Iranian oil tanker off coast of Saudi Arabia Iran says that one of its tankers carrying 1 million barrels of crude oil was struck by missiles while traveling off the coast of Saudi Arabia....
15:24, 2019-10-11

How real is Saudi Arabia's interest in renewable energy? Ambitious plans have not been matched by progress, but there may finally be signs of changeRevealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissi...
14:20, 2019-10-12

Saudi Arabia vows to help S. Korea if oil supply disrupted SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in has met with visiting Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, who promised to he...
11:04, 2019-06-26

Yemen rebels vow to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia The announcement comes a week after Houthi rebels clamed responsibility for a strike that crippled a key Saudi oil facility. The rebel group says the...
01:20, 2019-09-21

Ruiz v Joshua rematch set for Saudi Arabia in December "Mexican-American world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. will fight Britain\u0027s Anthony Joshua in a rematch in Saudi Arabia on December 7."...
22:32, 2019-08-09

Saudi Arabia approves permanent residency for first time DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Saudi government has approved for the first time a scheme that gives permanent residency to certain expatriate...
20:44, 2019-05-15

The Latest: Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Houthi drones DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on Mideast developments amid rising tensions in the Persian Gulf region (all times local): 7 a.m. Saudi...
05:32, 2019-06-14

Amir Khan will now fight Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia After Amir Khan's original opponent is involved in a car accident, former featherweight Billy Dib is called in for Saudi Arabia fight The post Amir K...
20:00, 2019-06-26

US officials tell Saudi Arabia that oil attack was staged in Iran US officials said intelligence shows that the devastating attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry was staged in Iran, and have shared the information w...
23:12, 2019-09-16

How Saudi Arabia monitors and intimidates its critics abroad Social media was once seen as a threat, but many authoritarian states have turned it to their advantage. Saudi Arabia's alleged Twitter infiltration ...
00:00, 2019-11-08

Has Saudi Arabia got away with the murder of Jamal Khashoggi? – podcast A UN report on the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi has said there is credible evidence linking the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, ...
04:20, 2019-06-28

Saudi Arabia won’t attack Iran. But it may pay someone else to | Nesrine Malik The US is being fooled that it needs to rescue its ally in the Middle East. The Saudis always get others to fight for themThere is a longstanding jok...
21:12, 2019-09-22

Oil built Saudi Arabia – will a lack of water destroy it? As Riyadh continues to build skyscrapers at a dizzying rate, an invisible emergency threatens the desert kingdom’s existenceBottles of water twirl on...
07:36, 2019-08-06

Uncovering secrets of mystery civilization in Saudi Arabia A team of more than 60 experts is trying to find out more about the enigmatic Nabataean culture....
12:12, 2019-10-03

Saudi Arabia is benefiting from Trump's Iran sanctions The Trump administration's sanctions on Iran's energy industry have been good for Saudi Arabia's oil business in Asia, the U.S. government said Wedne...
01:36, 2019-06-20

Saudi Arabia lifts travel restrictions on women Saudi Arabia has amended several laws to give women more rights and freedoms. But critics say the reforms are window dressing unless the male "guardi...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Saudi Arabia Frees Doctor With U.S. Citizenship After 21 Months The kingdom never explained why it detained Dr. Walid Fitaihi, a dual Saudi-American citizen, for 21 months, or whether he was charged with a crime....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human r...
16:40, 2019-07-21

Saudi Arabia oil facilities ablaze after drone strikes The fires are under control, state media say, as Yemen's Houthi group says it deployed the drones....
11:12, 2019-09-14

Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi Arabia concert The 'Anaconda' rapper is pulling out of Jeddah World Fest 2019 because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and freedom ...
22:20, 2019-07-09

Saudi Arabia and UAE attempt to paper over Yemen cracks Divisions between the Middle East allies are threatening war between their surrogate armiesSaudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have sought to p...
10:36, 2019-09-09

Major Saudi Arabia oil facilities hit by drone strikes Strikes spark huge fire at world’s largest oil processing facilityDrones attacked the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a m...
10:25, 2019-09-14

Saudi Arabia to open itself up to foreign tourists for first time Kingdom eyes holidaymakers as part of plan to diversify economy away from oilSaudi Arabia is to offer tourist visas for the first time, opening up th...
12:56, 2019-09-27

Former Twitter Employees Charged With Spying for Saudi Arabia The Justice Department’s charges raised questions about the security of technology companies....
00:16, 2019-11-07

Millions of locusts invade city in Saudi Arabia A huge swarm of ravenous locusts has been caught on film completely blanketing the skies over a Saudi Arabian city. The deluge of biblical bugs ̵...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Saudi Arabia: Theater performers stabbed onstage The attack took place during a performance in Riyadh that was part of a two-month entertainment festival. The Saudi crown prince has actively promote...
05:36, 2019-11-12

Twitter employees charged with spying for Saudi Arabia Twitter workers reportedly obtained personal account information of critics of the government in Saudi ArabiaTwo former Twitter employees have been c...
00:12, 2019-11-07

Ex-Twitter employees accused of spying for Saudi Arabia US prosecutors allege that Saudi agents sought personal information about known Saudi critics....
01:28, 2019-11-07

Saudi Arabia introduces 'decency' rules for tourists The Arab kingdom has identified 19 offenses to decency that will be punishable with a fine. The code of conduct comes as the country begins offering ...
05:12, 2019-09-29

The Senate Still Wants to Stop Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia A new effort is underway in the Senate to stop the Trump administration’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia, according to Politico. After past efforts to cu...
02:56, 2019-06-10

Is a US-led war with Iran on the horizon as troops head to Saudi Arabia? The US is sending troops to Saudi Arabia amid concerns that it is preparing for a war with Iran. It will be the first deployment of American forces i...
21:36, 2019-07-20

Amir Khan says he’d be ‘stupid’ not to take fight in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan will fight Indian Neeraj Goyat in a country Amnesty International claims has an “abysmal” human rights record The post Amir Khan says he...
11:48, 2019-06-07

Saudi oil giant Aramco gets go ahead for $1.5tn stock listing The world’s biggest ever initial public offering is expected to take place in December after regulators give approval Saudi Arabia has given the go-a...
13:48, 2019-11-03

Saudi oil giant Aramco gets go-ahead for $1.5tn stock listing World’s biggest ever IPO poised to take place next month after regulators give approval Analysis: ultimate marriage of carbon and capitalismSaudi Ara...
14:20, 2019-11-03

Saudi Arabia is cracking down on foreign workers, but that may not go over so well inside the kingdom REUTERS/Faisal Nasser Saudi Arabia plans to bar foreign workers from certain jobs as part of an effort to reduce unemployment and the potential for ...
23:16, 2019-08-21

Major Saudi Arabia oil facilities hit by Houthi drone strikes Yemen’s rebel movement says it launched strikes that spark huge fire at processing facilityDrones attacked the world’s largest oil processing facilit...
12:16, 2019-09-14

Saudi Arabia accused of hacking London-based dissident Kingdom targeted satirist Ghanem Almasarir with Israeli malware, letter of claim allegesSaudi Arabia has been accused of launching a sophisticated ha...
20:48, 2019-05-28

German arms export freeze on Saudi Arabia extended Germany has extended its arms export moratorium on Saudi Arabia by 6 months. If parliament agrees, cabinet also plans to extend a Bundeswehr training...
17:56, 2019-09-18

Saudi Arabia oil strikes 'clearly backed by Iran' as UK won't rule out attack It is looking increasingly likely that Iran is to blame for the drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil installations the former defence and interna...
16:52, 2019-09-18

Saudi Arabia opens its doors to international tourists for the first time The ultra-conservative Muslim kingdom has long been one of the hardest countries to visit, issuing visas only for resident workers and their dependen...
20:48, 2019-09-27

Amnesty says Anthony Joshua is being duped over Saudi Arabia fight •’Fighter is being duped that Arabian kingdom is reforming’•Human rights situation is getting worse, warns Amnesty UKAmnesty International has warned...
14:04, 2019-09-11

Saudi Arabia: Iran’s role in oil facility attacks is ‘undeniable’ Saudi Arabia presented pieces of drones and missiles it said were used in attacks on its oil facilities, claiming the remnants are “undeniable&...
17:24, 2019-09-18

US claims attack on Saudi Arabia oil supplies came from inside Iran US officials have claimed cruise missiles were fired from the southwest of Iran into Saudi Arabia...
23:48, 2019-09-17

Goldberg to face The Undertaker at WWE Super Showdown in Saudi Arabia WWE has announced that Goldberg and The Undertaker will meet in a one-on-one match for the first time at Super Showdown in Saudi Arabia on June 7....
16:00, 2019-05-14

Saudi Arabia 'planning to relax male guardianship laws' Strict rules governing women’s lives could be changed according to Saudi newspaperSaudi Arabia may be planning to relax the country’s strict male gua...
19:24, 2019-07-11

Trump's toadyism to Saudi Arabia: a new moral low | Richard Wolffe The Saudis are good customers, Trump says – which evidently outweighs the fact they murdered and carved up a Washington Post journalistIt’s that time...
13:44, 2019-06-25

Anthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr is set for Saudi Arabia • Bout is due to take place in Diriyah on 7 December• Joshua aims to win back IBF, WBA and WBO titlesAnthony Joshua’s world heavyweight title rematch...
20:56, 2019-08-09

Saudi Arabia restores half its lost oil production after attack Saudi Arabia has restored half the oil output it lost in weekend attacks on its production facilities....
22:32, 2019-09-17

CIA alerts Arab activist to potential threat from Saudi Arabia The CIA alerted Norway that an Arab activist critical of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman may face a potential threat from Saudi Arabia....
18:40, 2019-05-07

First Formula E night race in Saudi Arabia a "possibility" for 2019 Alejandro Agag has confirmed that a night-time season-opening Saudi Arabian race is "a possibility" for the 2019/20 Formula E championship, but only ...
10:32, 2019-05-09

Saudi Arabia: As kingdom opens up to tourists, will people visit? Those who study international tourism say a combination of geography, history and culture could make the kingdom an attractive tourist destination. ...
22:28, 2019-09-27

Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia as Iran threatens US drones DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Saudi Arabia in a hastily arranged visit amid mounting tensions...
11:16, 2019-06-24

Can Pakistan's Imran Khan mediate between Iran and Saudi Arabia? As Islamabad is becoming increasingly wary of an escalating conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has set out o...
15:28, 2019-10-13

Saudi Arabia lets unwed couples share rooms Saudi's new tourist visas are bringing new visitors to the country. Now the rules have been relaxed for unmarried couples and solo female travelers...
15:04, 2019-10-07

Tulsi Gabbard pushes Saudi Arabia 9/11 coverup theory Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard on Tuesday pushed the theory that the US government is actively covering up Saudi Arabia’s role...
06:04, 2019-11-06

Senate votes to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia The Senate voted to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, rebuking President Donald Trump’s foreign policy in the aftermath of the murder of Saudi journa...
18:16, 2019-06-20

Qatar says Saudi Arabia invites it to summit amid boycott DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The energy-rich Arab nation of Qatar says its ruling emir received a letter from the king of Saudi Arabia. The let...
04:16, 2019-05-27

Saudi Arabia oil attack requires prepping for drone war, report says The attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil fields will drive a massive increase in the need for perimeter security gear, according to a new report. ...
14:56, 2019-09-20

Saudi Arabia to allow unmarried tourists to share hotel rooms Saudi Arabia will relax its rules to allow unmarried men and women to share hotel rooms, as the country opens up to international tourism in a bid to...
15:56, 2019-10-07

BTS says decision to hold concert in Saudi Arabia wasn't easy The leader of South Korean boy band BTS has spoken out about their upcoming concert in Saudi Arabia, saying it wasn't an easy decision to play in the...
14:44, 2019-10-03

Dakar Rally could expand beyond Saudi Arabia for 2021 edition The Dakar Rally hopes to expand the event beyond Saudi Arabia and into other countries for 2021, according to the event's director David Castera...
12:04, 2019-05-31

Houthis kill 1, wound 7 in attack on airport in Saudi Arabia DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says one person has been killed and seven others wounded in an attack by Yemeni rebels on an airport ...
22:00, 2019-06-23

Saudi Arabia asks nations to respond to Iran with ‘firmness’ JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister says Muslim nations must confront recent attacks blamed on Iran with “all mea...
06:44, 2019-05-30

U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran Senior American defense officials said some U.S. troops and Patriot air defense missile systems have already arrived at Prince Sultan Air Base, south...
02:56, 2019-07-20

Germany to restart joint police training with Saudi Arabia Germany halted a police training mission in Saudi Arabia following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Now the government wants to restart it a...
05:44, 2019-09-10

Saudi Arabia: arrests of dissidents and torture allegations continue Relaxation of social laws has belied repression since murder of Jamal Khashoggi, says reportActivists, clerics and other perceived critics of the Sau...
14:32, 2019-11-04

Saudi Arabia to allow unmarried foreign couples in hotel rooms Kingdom relaxes rules as it turns to tourism to bolster economy for post-oil eraSaudi Arabia has lifted some restrictions on women traveling in the u...
15:32, 2019-10-06

Brexit, cycle lanes and Saudi Arabia: CTF's Facebook campaigns Campaigns overseen by staff of Sir Lynton Crosby’s firm also purported to be independent news sourcesRevealed: Johnson ally’s firm secretly ran Faceb...
20:24, 2019-08-01

Saudi Arabia offers foreign tourists visas for first time Saudi Arabia is finally opening its doors to foreign tourists as part of economic and social reforms. Skeptics don't see many wanting to visit an ult...
08:04, 2019-09-27

Trump vetoes restrictions on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia A bipartisan effort to restrict US weapons sales to Saudi Arabia has been vetoed by the White House. President Donald Trump said Saudi Arabia and the...
12:16, 2019-07-25

Trump says US response to oil attack depends on Saudi Arabia's assessment Trump leaves it to Saudi government to confirm Iranian involvement in apparent bid to make monarchy take responsibility for any reprisal actionEveryt...
18:00, 2019-09-16

Iran dismisses U.S. allegation it was behind attacks on Saudi Arabia oil sites The attacks Saturday claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels resulted in “the temporary suspension of production operations” at the Abqaiq processing facili...
13:16, 2019-09-15

Saudi Arabia to host Extreme E's desert round in 2021 The Extreme E electric off-road SUV racing series has revealed that it will hold its desert round in Saudi Arabia during its inaugural campaign in 20...
14:20, 2019-10-31

Iranian weapons were used in oil refinery attack – confirms Saudi Arabia Military officials said 'initial investigations' showed Iranian weapons were used in the attack which rocked the world's oil production...
17:24, 2019-09-16

WWE to return to Saudi Arabia in June, Goldberg and Brock Lesnar to appear WWE has announced plans to hold another professional wrestling event in Saudi Arabia on June 7....
17:04, 2019-05-02

Saudi Arabia allows women to travel without male guardian's approval Women will also be able to apply for passports and register a marriage, divorce or birthWomen in Saudi Arabia will no longer need the permission of a...
17:32, 2019-08-02

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia concert after backlash The singer has cancelled an appearance at Jeddah World Fest citing her support for women and the LGBT communityNicki Minaj is pulling out of a concer...
21:28, 2019-07-09

AP Exclusive: Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia concert AP Exclusive: Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and f...
19:36, 2019-07-09

Daily on Energy: Trump’s vulnerability to oil attack on Saudi Arabia Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:00, 2019-09-16

Senators will try to block Trump’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia A bipartisan group of senators will try to block the Trump administration’s use of emergency authority to sell arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Ar...
17:56, 2019-06-05

Crude oil prices surge after Saudi Arabia plant attack The attack Saturday on led to the interruption of an estimated 5.7 million barrels of the kingdom’s crude oil production per day, equivalent to over ...
04:44, 2019-09-16

Nicki Minaj to headline music festival in Saudi Arabia Saudi government accused of hypocrisy for requiring women to wear full-length robe Nicki Minaj will perform in Saudi Arabia, it was announced on Wedn...
15:08, 2019-07-03

Sportswashing: how Saudi Arabia lobbies the US's largest sports bodies Saudi Arabia’s relatively sudden interest in sports can be construed as a soft power tactic to help distract from the kingdom’s ongoing human rights ...
10:20, 2019-09-02

Saudi Arabia plans to launch carbon trading scheme Saudi Arabia plans to launch a carbon trading scheme as the G20 member aims to diversify its energy supplies and reduce carbon emissions, the energy ...
14:52, 2019-10-30

Facebook bans 'Saudi Arabia-linked propaganda accounts' The company makes a rare statement that alleges fake accounts were linked to government authorities....
00:48, 2019-08-02

Saudi Arabia flies Iranian to hospital off ‘hostile’ ship DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it helped evacuate an Iranian crew member from a “hostile” ship off the coast of Yem...
06:32, 2019-06-05

Saudi Arabia finally pays WWE for ‘Crown Jewel’ broadcasts World Wrestling Entertainment has agreed to stage two major events in Saudi Arabia every year — just days after a surprise delay of its “Crown Jewel”...
04:20, 2019-11-05

Court rules UK must reconsider arms sales to Saudi Arabia LONDON (AP) — A British court has ruled that the U.K. government must reconsider its decision to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia for use in the Yemen wa...
13:08, 2019-06-20

US sending 2,000 troops to Saudi Arabia as Iran threat grows The Pentagon is deploying about 2,000 more troops and military hardware to Saudi Arabia to combat Iranian aggression....
19:20, 2019-10-11

Trump vetoes resolutions to end arms deals with Saudi Arabia President Trump on Wednesday vetoed three resolutions that would end US arms deals with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates amid rising tension...
03:32, 2019-07-25

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia gig over human rights The US rapper said she had better educated herself on the issues and wanted to support the rights of women and the LGBT community in Saudi Arabia. As...
08:40, 2019-07-10

Trump administration may use loophole to sell Saudi Arabia weapons The Trump administration is reportedly considering using a legislative loophole to sell billions of dollars worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia without ...
05:12, 2019-05-24

CIA warns Arab activist of potential threat from Saudi Arabia Pro-democracy campaigner Iyad el-Baghdadi has been vocal critic of Saudi crown princeThe CIA has warned Norway that a prominent Arab activist who is ...
12:40, 2019-05-07

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United...
18:04, 2019-09-21

Canadian firm optimistic about prospects in Saudi Arabia despite diplomatic row WSP Global Inc., an engineering firm headquartered in Montreal, has continued to land infrastructure work in Saudi Arabia even after a dispute erupte...
23:48, 2019-05-03

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia The Trump administration used an emergency loophole in an arms control export law to kickstart $7 billion of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Secretary of St...
18:16, 2019-05-25

Saudi Arabia says drones attacked it’s oil infrastructure amid heightened tensions Saudi Arabia said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom on Tuesday...
13:52, 2019-05-14

Crude oil prices surge in the aftermath of Saudi Arabia plant attack The attack Saturday on led to the interruption of an estimated 5.7 million barrels of the kingdom’s crude oil production per day, equivalent to over ...
04:20, 2019-09-16

Tyson Fury is taking part in a wrestling event in Saudi Arabia Tyson Fury set for WWE bow as he agrees to 'fight' Braun Strowman The post Tyson Fury is taking part in a wrestling event in Saudi Arabia appeared fi...
01:00, 2019-10-12

Iran’s state-run news agency says oil tanker hit by explosive near Saudi Arabia Iran’s state-run news agency said in a statement released early Friday that one of their oil tankers was hit by an explosive while off the coas...
09:08, 2019-10-11

Joshua-Ruiz fight promoter defends Saudi Arabia venue There was “The Rumble in the Jungle” and “The Thrilla in Manila.” Now we await the “The Clash on the Dunes.” Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz will face e...
01:28, 2019-08-24

Report: Qatar premier to travel to Saudi Arabia amid boycott DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Al-Jazeera is reporting that Qatar’s prime minister will be heading to Saudi Arabia for two summits, marking...
18:36, 2019-05-29

Yemeni rebel missile attack injures 26 at airport in Saudi Arabia Houthi rebels launch projectile at airport in Saudi mountain resort city of AbhaA Yemeni rebel missile attack on an airport in south-western Saudi Ar...
13:04, 2019-06-12

Australia is third largest exporter of fossil fuels behind Russia and Saudi Arabia Australia Institute says claim Australia is only responsible for 1.2% of emissions hides real contribution to climate crisisAustralia’s role as a lea...
21:12, 2019-08-18

Saudi Arabia demands 'decisive' response to Gulf oil tanker attacks Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said the vital oil supply routes in the Gulf must be protected following "terrorist acts." G20 ministers have sought ...
18:04, 2019-06-15

U.S. ‘smart’ bombs will be built in Saudi Arabia under Trump arms deal _____ WASHINGTON — A controversial arms deal for Arab allies approved by the Trump administration will allow U.S. hi-tech bomb parts to be manufactur...
18:48, 2019-06-08

BREAKING US claims attack on Saudi Arabia oil supplies came from inside Iran US officials have claimed cruise missiles were fired from the southwest of Iran into Saudi Arabia...
21:08, 2019-09-17

Trump says US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi Arabia attack, as oil prices soar US president says he has ‘reason to believe we know the culprit’ of the drone attacks on Aramco plantDonald Trump has said the US is “locked and load...
02:44, 2019-09-16

Saudi Arabia: mass arrests of dissidents and torture allegations continue Human Rights Watch report shows relaxing restrictive social laws belies new repressive practices not seen under previous leadersActivists, clerics an...
14:04, 2019-11-04

Trump defies Congress, completes $8B weapons sale to Saudi Arabia, UAE U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete...
21:16, 2019-05-25

Hearn adamant that Saudi Arabia is the right choice for Joshua vs Ruiz rematch 'I’m not going to go to a fighter and say there’s more money than you can ever dream of making but you might get a little bit of criticism for going....
23:00, 2019-09-05

Yemen’s Houthi rebels launch attack drones into Saudi Arabia DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels have launched at least two drones targeting a southwest Saudi city that’s home t...
05:16, 2019-06-11

Saudi Arabia seeks to enrich uranium for nuclear power, minister says "We are proceeding with it cautiously ... we are experimenting with two nuclear reactors," Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said at a conference in Abu Dh...
14:04, 2019-09-09

Saudi Arabia shakeup brings in new oil minister and royal court chief As the Aramco listing is revived, crown prince appoints a businessman to lead the oil sector and gets a new gatekeeperSaudi Arabia has announced the ...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Saudi Arabia joins US maritime operation in Persian Gulf after oil attacks The Saudi government has defended its decision, saying it must "deter and counter threats to maritime navigation and global trade." Iran has accused ...
11:12, 2019-09-18

Drone Attack on Oil Facilities Shuts Down Half Of Saudi Arabia's Oil Production Saudi Arabia has shut down approximately half of its oil production capacity after “coordinated drone strikes on facilities in [its] Eastern Province...
19:40, 2019-09-14

Trump Says We're 'Locked and Loaded' to Bomb the Hell Out of Whoever Saudi Arabia Tells Us to Donald Trump’s reckless, dangerous rhetoric toward Iran escalated yet again on Sunday night, following a strike on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil process...
16:36, 2019-09-16

Trump orders more sanctions on Iran after attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia President Trump said in a Tweet Wednesday that he will step up his​ “maximum pressure” campaign on Iran by adding even more sanctions aga...
15:33, 2019-09-18

Ex-Twitter employees spied for Saudi Arabia with user data: feds Two former Twitter employees from Saudi Arabia have been charged with spying for funneling inside information about users of the social media site to...
01:12, 2019-11-07

Senators hope to force vote on arms sales to Saudi Arabia WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators are introducing more legislation aimed at increasing opposition to President Donald Trump’s Saudi Arabia policy. Sen...
23:40, 2019-06-09

Trump Bypasses Congress Again, This Time to Sell Arms to Saudi Arabia President Donald Trump’s disregard for the separation of powers and his coziness with dictators is on display once again, this time over arms sales t...
18:52, 2019-05-25

Saudi Arabia: Unmarried foreign couples can now share hotel rooms Male and female tourists in Saudi Arabia can now sleep in the same hotel room without proof of marriage, the kingdom's officials have announced. Anot...
01:08, 2019-10-06

Goldman Sachs back to business in Saudi Arabia despite Khashoggi murder It’s been less than seven months since the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi — but for Goldman Sachs, it’s business as usual when it comes t...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Trump to Send Troops to Saudi Arabia in Response to Attack on Oil Facilities The good news is that it appears President Donald Trump won’t be launching a war against Iran today. However, the administration will be sending U.S....
18:04, 2019-09-21

Saudi Arabia brokers deal between warring sides in south Yemen Agreement on forming government paves way for wider talks to end five-year warA Saudi-brokered agreement has been reached between the warring sides i...
17:20, 2019-10-25

Saudi Arabia to make ‘appropriate’ response if Iran found responsible in oil strike Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir said a probe would prove that the Sept. 14 strikes came from the north and that Iran bore respon...
17:28, 2019-09-21

Saudi Arabia opens to tourists with investment appeal and no abaya rule Saudi Arabia threw open its doors to foreign tourists on Friday, launching a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealing to foreign companies to i...
11:28, 2019-09-27

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz rematch will take place in … Saudi Arabia Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz confirmed for Saudi Arabia in December The post Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz rematch will take place in … Saudi Arab...
19:36, 2019-08-09

Saudi Arabia opens to foreign holidaymakers, chases tourism investment Saudi Arabia threw open its doors to foreign tourists on Friday, launching a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealing to foreign companies to i...
17:08, 2019-09-27

Saudi Arabia implements public decency code as it opens to tourists Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it would issue fines for 19 offences related to public decency, such as immodest dress and public displays of affection...
11:44, 2019-09-28

Saudi Arabia easing male guardianship law: True reform or symbolic PR? Saudi women are treated as legal minors their entire lives — they even need permission from a male guardian to travel. This rule is set to be relaxed...
19:44, 2019-07-22

US deploying air defense forces to Saudi Arabia in wake of attack on oil facilities The US will deploy “air defense forces” to Saudi Arabia amid heightening tensions in the region after oil facilities in the country were ...
01:44, 2019-09-21

Mike Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia as Iran threatens US drones DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived Monday in Saudi Arabia in a hastily arranged visit amid mounting tensions b...
12:20, 2019-06-24

Foreign Relations Committee snubs Republican chairman on Saudi Arabia The Senate Foreign Relations Committee issued a rebuke to its chairman, Jim Risch — and President Donald Trump — when it essentially killed the senat...
20:24, 2019-07-25

Rapper Nicki Minaj pulls out of controversial Saudi Arabia concert U.S. rapper Nicki Minaj said on Tuesday that she was pulling out of a planned concert in Saudi Arabia next week, citing her support for the rights of...
21:56, 2019-07-09

Saudi Arabia finally allows women to have passports, travel without male guardian In the latest addition of sweeping changes to conservative laws in the country, women over the age of 21 can travel alone without a male guardian. &...
13:56, 2019-08-02

Saudi Arabia finally allows women to have passports, travel without a man's permission In the latest addition of sweeping changes to conservative laws in the country, women over the age of 21 can travel alone without a male guardian. &...
14:28, 2019-08-02

House blocks arms sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE in rebuke to Trump The House voted on Wednesday to block President Donald Trump’s emergency weapon sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, delivering a rebu...
01:28, 2019-07-18

Saudi Arabia oil attack: Boris Johnson says UK believes Iran responsible En route to the UN general assembly in New York, prime minister raises possibility that the British military could become involvedThe UK now believes...
10:28, 2019-09-23

The Guardian view on Saudi Arabia’s reforms: not just a battle for women | Editorial Relaxation of the guardianship system is long overdue. But more change is needed, and the credit for these reforms should go to the women who have fo...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Tlaib defends Israel boycott, would expand it to Saudi Arabia and Egypt ​WASHINGTON – Rep. Rashida Tlaib on Sunday defended the economic boycott of Israel as a freedom of speech movement that’s “pushing back against racis...
19:24, 2019-07-28

Saudi Arabia women’s rights reforms could take time to be fully accepted RIYADH – Saudi officials have hailed as “historic” new rights granted to women in Saudi Arabia that further dismantle its heavily criticized gu...
22:28, 2019-08-06

Formula One In Talks With Saudi Arabia To Host A Race As Early As 2021 It looks like Formula One might potentially have a new Grand Prix venue sometime soon. Saudi Arabia has been added to the lineup of prospective count...
23:48, 2019-08-06

Watch: Tyson Fury makes stunning WWE debut in Saudi Arabia "Tyson Fury made his WWE debut by beating Braun Strowman at the Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia on Thursday."...
23:52, 2019-10-31

UN welcomes Yemen rebels' offer to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia The UN envoy for Yemen has said the Houthis' offer to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia could bring an end to the devastating war in the country. News of ...
13:52, 2019-09-22

US to deploy troops to Saudi Arabia in face of 'credible' regional threats Washington says move will provide ‘an additional deterrent’ in face of ‘emergent’ risksThe United States has authorised the deployment of military pe...
22:20, 2019-07-20

BTS create social media storm after booking stadium gig in Saudi Arabia K-pop boy band BTS have become the latest musicians caught up in controversy after booking a show in Saudi Arabia....
18:16, 2019-07-16

Saudi Arabia displays recovered drones and missiles, points to Iran Saudi Arabia has displayed recovered evidence from the oil attack that it says points to Iran. It showed the wreckage of what it said were cruise mis...
18:12, 2019-09-18

Saudi Arabia Extends New Rights to Women in Blow to Oppressive System Saudi women will be able to travel without a man’s permission and receive equal treatment in the workplace, eroding a system that made women second-c...
18:36, 2019-08-04

UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia declared unlawful by court of appeal Exports contributed to indiscriminate civilian deaths in Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen, court rulesBritish arms sales to Saudi Arabia that were...
11:48, 2019-06-20

Saudi Arabia hosts women's wrestling for first time as WWE stars compete Saudi Arabia hosted its first-ever women’s wrestling match Thursday, featuring WWE stars Lacey Evans and Natalya....
02:00, 2019-11-01

Janet Jackson and 50 Cent to perform at controversial Saudi Arabia concert The stars, along with rapper Future, have been announced to play at the event Nicki Minaj pulled out of over human rights concernsJanet Jackson and r...
21:36, 2019-07-17

Eddie Hearn defends Joshua v Ruiz Jr rematch in Saudi Arabia • Promoter says negative publicity could help viewing figures • Amnesty International has criticised choice of venueEddie Hearn has defended the deci...
18:04, 2019-08-12

Pompeo blocks inclusion of Saudi Arabia on US child soldiers list State department experts recommended addition of Riyadh after assessing it had hired child fighters from Sudan to fight in YemenMike Pompeo, the US s...
19:20, 2019-06-18

‘All systems go’ for Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz still to happen in Saudi Arabia Deontay confirms Ortiz as his next opponent while Hearn insists Andy Ruiz-Anthony Joshua will take place in Saudi The post ‘All systems go̵...
11:44, 2019-10-01

Amnesty International criticises sanctioning of Joshua v Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia • NGO says bout is latest attempt to ‘sportswash’ image• Heavyweight title bout to take place in Diriyah on 7 DecemberAmnesty International has criti...
23:28, 2019-08-09

UN: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder Saudi Arabia’s crown prince should be investigated for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi amid “credible evidence” that he and other high-level officials ...
13:20, 2019-06-19

Pentagon to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia as tensions with Iran escalate The United States is sending troops and other military equipment to Saudi Arabia as tensions flare with Iran, the Pentagon announced late Friday....
18:28, 2019-07-20

An 'oasis' for women? Inside Saudi Arabia’s vast new female-only workspaces The kingdom has long been a man’s world, where women have the legal status of children. Do the latest reforms represent progress – or a PR exercise?A...
13:24, 2019-07-20

‘All systems go’ for Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz still to go ahead in Saudi Arabia Deontay confirms Ortiz as his next opponent while Hearn insists Andy Ruiz-Anthony Joshua will take place in Saudi The post ‘All systems go̵...
11:28, 2019-10-01

US to deploy 500 troops to Saudi Arabia amid Iran tensions: report The Trump administration is preparing to send 500 US troops to Saudi Arabia, bolstering the military relationship between the US and the kingdom amid...
04:40, 2019-07-18

The problem with billionaires fighting climate change is the billionaires | Kate Aronoff It’s great that philanthropists are pouring money into environmental causes. But it would be better for the planet if billionaires didn’t exist at al...
08:24, 2019-06-11

World's football bodies urge Saudi Arabia to stop pirate TV service Fifa, Uefa and Premier League ask Saudi government to clamp down on beoutQ The world’s biggest football authorities, including those who run the Prem...
17:28, 2019-07-31

Iranian supreme leader ‘personally ordered missile strike against Saudi Arabia’ EXCLUSIVE: Ayatollah Ali Khamenei allegedly directly oversaw the attacks on the ARAMCO oil facilities in Abqaiq and Khurais...
19:16, 2019-09-30

Trump wants to sell more weapons to Saudi Arabia. Congress must stop him | Mohamad Bazzi The administration wants to sell $8bn of weapons to Saudi Arabia and UAE – and prop up a morally indefensible warOn the Friday before Memorial Day, w...
07:48, 2019-06-08

Bodyguard to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman shot dead in apparent dispute The long-time bodyguard of Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud was reportedly shot dead following an argument with a friend on Saturday. ...
08:16, 2019-09-30

UK growth rate revised higher; Saudi Arabia downgraded - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including the latest UK national accountsLatest: UK annual growth revised up to 1.3%But e...
14:12, 2019-09-30

BTS calms worries over hiatus, explains controversial decision to perform in Saudi Arabia BTS is opening up about the group's headline-making hiatus announcement in August as well as their controversial decision to perform in Saudi Arabia....
18:52, 2019-10-02

Tyson Fury prize money for WWE Saudi Arabia fight against Braun Strowman How much will Tyson Fury earn for fighting Braun Strowman at WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia?...
19:28, 2019-10-30

Saudi Arabia is enlisting Instagram travel influencers to help repair its tattered reputation Gateway KSA/YouTube/Samantha Lee/Business Insider Saudi Arabia is spoiling Instagram and YouTube influencers with luxury visits as part of a campaign...
12:40, 2019-09-30

Iran’s attack on Saudi Arabia revealed a glaring gap in American missile defenses The Iranian attack on Saudi oil facilities Sept. 14 pulled the curtain back on one of the Pentagon's inconvenient truths, namely that despite untold ...
05:12, 2019-10-04

Saudi Arabia oil attack: Trump hints at action as US points finger at Iran US president says he has ‘reason to believe we know the culprit’, as oil prices riseEverything you need to know about the Saudi Arabia oil attacksDon...
13:32, 2019-09-16

Photos of US B-1 bombers deploying to Saudi Arabia give more details about the US military buildup there US Air Force "Bones" made a visit to Prince Sultan Air Base, where US F-22s and EA-18G Growlers are also deployed. It was the B-1B's first deployment...
20:36, 2019-10-28

Drones wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production — and it could lead to higher gas prices (WTI) Reuters A drone strike that knocked out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production could lead to higher oil prices globally, according to analysts. The ...
18:52, 2019-09-15

Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE _____ WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections ...
18:56, 2019-05-25

Anthony Joshua defends desert fight and points to Saudi Arabia ‘reforms’ • Joshua says he wanted Andy Ruiz Jr rematch in New York or UK • ‘There’s pressure, being an ambassador for boxing’Anthony Joshua, touching down bri...
23:48, 2019-09-05

UN rights chief ‘strongly’ condemns ‘shocking’ mass executions in Saudi Arabia Despite repeated appeals by the United Nations human rights system, Saudi Arabia’s decision to go ahead with the beheading of 37 men, drew strong con...
17:48, 2019-04-24

Saudi Arabia deleted a video decrying feminism as an 'extremist' ideology after an outcry The General Department for Counter Extremism/Twitter Saudi Arabia has deleted a video in which it branded feminism as an "extremist idea." The Genera...
12:44, 2019-11-12

Mike Pence urges Saudi Arabia to free blogger Raif Badawi Washington, which usually refrains from criticizing human rights violations in Saudi Arabia, has called for the release of blogger Raif Badawi. The w...
01:20, 2019-07-19

Amir Khan blows away Billy Dib atop farcical event in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan thrashes woefully overmatched Billy Dib while Hughie Fury beats Samuel Peter in woeful encounter The post Amir Khan blows away Billy Dib at...
01:36, 2019-07-13

Donald Trump vetoes bills prohibiting arms sales to Saudi Arabia Arms package includes thousands of precision-guided munitions and aircraft maintenance supportDonald Trump has vetoed a trio of congressional resolut...
10:48, 2019-07-25

Saudi Arabia prepares to offer its first ever tourist visas two weeks after terror attacks The kingdom aims to bring international and domestic visits to Saudi Arabia to 100 million annually by 2030....
02:00, 2019-09-27

US sending 200 troops and Patriot missile battery to Saudi Arabia after Iranian attack The Pentagon is sending 200 soldiers, a Patriot missile defense battery, and four radar systems to Saudi Arabia in response to Iran's attack on Saudi...
21:32, 2019-09-26

Andy Ruiz Jr insists history will repeat itself against Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia 'The hunger still remains,' says Andy Ruiz, 'I don’t want 15 minutes of fame, I want it to last' The post Andy Ruiz Jr insists history will repeat it...
23:16, 2019-09-04

Anthony Joshua defiant over criticism of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch in Saudi Arabia • Amnesty claims rematch is to ‘sportswash’ image of regime• ‘I’m there to fight,’ says Briton of Clash of the DunesA defiant Anthony Joshua has atte...
04:56, 2019-09-07

Amir Khan sets sights on Pacquiao after Dib throws in towel in Saudi Arabia 'We want the Manny Pacquiao fight, let’s hope he comes to Saudi Arabia,' says Amir Khan The post Amir Khan sets sights on Pacquiao after Dib throws i...
10:16, 2019-07-13

Amir Khan defends £7m Saudi Arabia fight despite human rights concerns • Khan faces Neeraj Goyat at King Abdullah Sports City in July• ‘I would be stupid to not take this opportunity’Amir Khan has defended the choice of ...
18:44, 2019-06-06

Human Rights Briefing: Updates on Egypt, Zimbabwe, Venezuela and Saudi Arabia Here’s a roundup of human rights news this Friday: UN’s Bachelet urges restraint over arrests of Egypt protestors; expert calls for ‘democratic shift...
19:12, 2019-09-27

Senators make bipartisan push to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia Senators are making a new bipartisan effort to block the Trump administration’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia, a sign that Congress remains unsatisfied ...
23:24, 2019-06-09

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr £80m boxing rematch confirmed for Saudi Arabia ANTHONY JOSHUA will travel to Saudi Arabia to face Andy Ruiz Jr in rematch worth up to £80m....
22:00, 2019-08-09

Iran says it has shot down US drone as missile strike in Saudi Arabia raises tensions Relations strained after US blamed Iran for an attack on two tankers last week in the Gulf of Oman US President Donald Trump has been briefed on the ...
06:48, 2019-06-20

US to send troops, missile defense systems to Saudi Arabia after drone attack Washington will deploy a large force to Saudi Arabia to boost the kingdom's security after the attack on its oil production facility. Both the US and...
18:28, 2019-10-11

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Photos show catastrophic damage to facilities following strikes New images show the catastrophic damage to Saudi Arabia's oil facilities caused by recent attacks....
23:12, 2019-09-20

Amnesty International raise concerns about Anthony Joshua fighting in Saudi Arabia Amnesty International urge Anthony Joshua to inform himself of the human rights situation and be prepared to speak out about Saudi Arabia’s abysmal h...
12:04, 2019-08-10

UN Yemen envoy welcomes Houthi offer to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia Proposal by Iran-backed rebels ‘could send message of the will to end the war,’ says Martin GriffithsThe United Nations envoy for Yemen has welcomed ...
08:32, 2019-09-22

US to send troops, missile defense system to Saudi Arabia after drone attack Washington will deploy a large force to Saudi Arabia to boost the kingdom's security after the attack on its oil production facility. Both the US and...
18:48, 2019-10-11

Tulsi Gabbard: Trump's Saudi Arabia troop deployment could ‘lead us to an all-out inferno of a war’ DES MOINES, Iowa — Tulsi Gabbard warned that President Trump’s newly announced deployment of troops and weapons to Saudi Arabia threatens instability...
22:44, 2019-09-21

BREAKING: US 'to send hundreds of troops to Saudi Arabia' as Trump prepares for Iran war HUNDREDS of US troops will be deployed to Saudi Arabia as President Donald Trump prepares for war with Iran....
04:24, 2019-07-18

A year after Jamal Khashoggi’s murder in Saudi Arabia, the US seems to be returning to business as usual there GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images The world's business elite are expected to attend Saudi Arabia's annual investment conference, "Davos in the Desert,...
20:08, 2019-10-02

Tyson Fury to fight WWE wrestler Braun Strowman in Saudi Arabia on October 31 Former unified world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury will switch boxing for professional wrestling this month to fight Braun Strowman at a WWE event....
22:00, 2019-10-11

Muslim hajj pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia for day of worship As one of the largest religious gatherings on earth, this second day of the hajj on Mount Arafat, or the hill of mercy as it’s also known, is often t...
05:36, 2019-08-11

Daily on Energy: As Trump oil sanctions kick in, Iran vows never to become Saudi Arabia SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
17:56, 2019-05-03

Pentagon sending 'defensive' troops and missiles to Saudi Arabia after Iranian oil attacks The Pentagon is sending additional troops and missiles to Saudi Arabia in response to Iran's attack on Saudi oil facilities last weekend....
01:00, 2019-09-21

Mike Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia for talks about anti-Iran alliance US secretary of state to also visit UAE as he hails ‘great allies’ at time of rising tensionsMike Pompeo has arrived in Saudi Arabia for talks as he ...
12:40, 2019-06-24

Saudi Arabia executes 134 people including six kids as brutal crucifixions spike At least six teens were reportedly executed this year for supposed "crimes" when they were kids...
14:32, 2019-09-16

Barcelona vs Real Madrid in Saudi Arabia? Draw for new-look Supercopa to take place on Monday The draw for the new-look Spanish Supercopa featuring Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico and Valencia will take place on Monday....
21:04, 2019-11-07

Saudi Arabia vows to prove Iran backed ‘terrorist attack’ on oil facilities Saudi Arabia on Wednesday said it would reveal evidence showing Iran was behind the attack on its oil facilities as Tehran threatened to retaliate &#...
15:33, 2019-09-18

An Iranian oil tanker was hit by missiles close to the coast of Saudi Arabia in a possible terror attack REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader An Iranian oil tanker was hit by missiles while sailing through the Red Sea close to the coast of Saudi Arabia Friday, Iran...
12:08, 2019-10-11

Omar al-Bashir took millions from Saudi Arabia as Sudan president: court hearings He is charged with illicit possession of foreign currency and accepting gifts in an unofficial manner....
17:40, 2019-08-19

Pentagon sending 'defensive' troops and missiles to Saudi Arabia after Iranian oil attack The Pentagon is sending additional troops and missiles to Saudi Arabia in response to Iran's attack on Saudi oil facilities last weekend....
02:08, 2019-09-21

WWE Smackdown plans change as roster faces travel delays in Saudi Arabia WWE announced on Friday that its roster has experienced flight delays in Saudi Arabia, causing the company to change plans for tonight's edition of S...
20:32, 2019-11-01

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for oil tanker attacks, calls for ‘decisive’ action "The kingdom does not want a war in the region but it will not hesitate to deal with any threats to its people, its sovereignty, or its vital interes...
02:56, 2019-06-16

Barcelona vs Real Madrid Supercopa Clasico final on the cards in Saudi Arabia Barcelona and Real Madrid could face off in a potential Supercopa final in Saudi Arabia after the Clasico rivals were kept apart in Monday's draw....
17:40, 2019-11-11

Russia and Saudi Arabia agree to extend deal with Opec to curb oil output Vladimir Putin says deal due to expire on Sunday will be extended by six to nine monthsRussia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine m...
03:08, 2019-06-30

Andy Ruiz Jr vows to end Joshua’s career after confirming Saudi Arabia rematch Andy Ruiz has confirmed his participation in the fight in Diriyah in December The post Andy Ruiz Jr vows to end Joshua’s career after confirming Saud...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Walgreens is reportedly considering taking itself private and the stock is surging (WBA) Courtesy Walgreens Walgreens is considering going private, Bloomberg and Reuters reported on Tuesday. The $57 billion retail pharmacy giant's stock j...
20:20, 2019-11-05

Saudi Arabia courts Hollywood in its push to create a world-class film industry Jason Momoa flew into Riyadh Saturday night along with Jackie Chan and Jean Claude van Damme — the first time Hollywood A-listers have visited the co...
01:36, 2019-10-13

Boxing’s strangest venues as Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz do battle in Saudi Arabia Joshua is looking to avenge his shock defeat by Ruiz and reclaim his unified heavyweight titles out in Diriyah...
09:44, 2019-10-13

Eddie Hearn defends decision to stage Joshua-Ruiz rematch in Saudi Arabia Eddie Hearn claims Joshua-Ruiz rematch 'could change boxing forever' The post Eddie Hearn defends decision to stage Joshua-Ruiz rematch in Saudi Arab...
18:12, 2019-08-12

UN calls on Canada, U.S. to hold Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman accountable in Khashoggi killing Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland repeated calls for a “full, international independent investigation” but did not commit to further sanctio...
21:24, 2019-06-20

Panel: How do you feel about Andy Ruiz Jnr vs. Anthony Joshua II taking place in Saudi Arabia? This week's panellists were asked for their thoughts on Ruiz vs. Joshua II ending up in Saudi Arabia and to name their favourite Zab Judah moments Th...
18:00, 2019-08-13

Bella Hadid apologizes after fans say she disrespected Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates Bella Hadid faced backlash after posting an Instagram of the sole of her foot facing three planes, including a Saudi plane and a UAE plane that featu...
01:04, 2019-06-18

Mike Pompeo overruled his own experts to keep Saudi Arabia off the US's list of countries that use child soldiers Reuters/Leah Millis/Pool Secretary of State Mike Pompeo intervened to keep Saudi Arabia off a list of countries that used child soldiers. The accusa...
22:56, 2019-06-19

Saudi Arabia in spotlight as UN-appointed independent investigator publishes full Khashoggi findings Responsibility for the killing of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi lies with “high-level officials” of the monarchy, a UN-appointed indepen...
18:24, 2019-06-19

Mohammed bin Salman billed himself as the young strongman who could transform Saudi Arabia. Two years later, he has little to show for it. Nicolas Asfouri - Pool/Getty Images When Mohammed bin Salman became Saudi Arabia's crown prince two years ago, he introduced a slew of grand policies...
17:20, 2019-10-15

Fitch downgrades Saudi Arabia's debt rating amid fears of further oil-field attacks Reuters Fitch Ratings downgraded Saudi Arabia's credit rating on Monday due to concerns stemming from drone strikes on major oil production sites in ...
16:52, 2019-10-01

Trump invokes emergency powers to sidestep congress and sell arms to Saudi Arabia US President Donald Trump swept aside objections from Congress to sell arms to Saudi Arabia by invoking a state of national emergency because of tens...
23:52, 2019-05-24

Amir Khan must have ‘eyes firmly open’ to Saudi Arabia human rights issues Britain's Amir Khan is to face Neeraj Goyat in Jeddah in July The post Amir Khan must have ‘eyes firmly open’ to Saudi Arabia human rights issues app...
11:32, 2019-06-01

Yemen’s Houthi rebels claim drone attacks on major oil sites in Saudi Arabia It wasn’t clear if there were any injuries in the attacks in Buqyaq and the Khurais oil field, nor what effect it would have on oil production in the...
13:52, 2019-09-14

2 Twitter employees recruited by Saudi Arabia to find critics' personal info, prosecutors say The Justice Department has charged two former Twitter employees with spying for the Saudi Arabian government, marking the first time federal prosecut...
02:08, 2019-11-07

Saudi Arabia oil attack: Trump hints at action as US officials point finger at Iran US president says he has ‘reason to believe we know the culprit’, as oil prices riseDonald Trump has said the US is “locked and loaded” and ready to ...
11:10, 2019-09-16

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Saudi Arabia Concert After Criticism From Human Rights Group (NEW YORK) — Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay r...
19:24, 2019-07-09

Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr stare each other down in Saudi Arabia ahead of December rematch Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr came face-to-face for the first time since the Briton's sensational world title defeat in June....
20:28, 2019-09-04

Human rights group asks Nicki Minaj to cancel performance in Saudi Arabia The "Megatron" rapper is performing in the country next week despite calls to quit the gig over human rights violations....
21:44, 2019-07-08

‘Ready to spend our national strength’: Iran’s Rouhani warns Saudi Arabia could see more attacks Saudi Arabia is still vulnerable to attacks like the recent strike against a pair of oil facilities, an Iranian official warned after rebuffing any n...
22:00, 2019-09-25

Saudi Arabia backs $550 million investment in health start-up Babylon, valuing it at $2 billion Babylon has attracted criticism from health professionals over a claim that its AI can diagnose medical conditions as accurately as doctors....
13:08, 2019-08-02

Oil share price: Saudi Arabia drone attack causes biggest shock to prices since first Gulf War The value of oil has surged after an attack on a Saudi Arabia oil facility cut off supplies, in the biggest shock to prices since the first Gulf War....
10:36, 2019-09-16

Amir Khan to take on Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia after Neeraj Goyat suffers injuries in car accident Amir Khan will face former featherweight world champion Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia on 12 July after Neeraj Goyat was forced to pull out after being in...
17:36, 2019-06-26

Nicki Minaj drops out of Saudi Arabia concert in support of women and LGBTQ rights Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women's rights, gay rights and freedom of expr...
22:04, 2019-07-09

Federal prosecutors charged two former Twitter employees with spying on behalf of Saudi Arabia (TWTR) GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images Federal prosecutors have charged two former Twitter employees with spying on behalf of the Saudi Arabian government,...
23:56, 2019-11-06

Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz heavyweight title rematch set for December in Saudi Arabia Ruiz scored the stunning upset over the previously unbeaten Joshua in his U.S. debut in June...
20:16, 2019-08-09

Saudi Arabia blames Iran and vows ‘stern action’ after missile strike on airport SAUDI Arabia and its allies have blamed Iran and vowed “stern action” after a missile struck the arrival hall of an international airport injured 26....
11:00, 2019-06-13

Trump vetoes resolutions from Congress attempting to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia Associated Press President Donald Trump vetoed measures blocking his administration from selling billions of dollars in weapons and maintenance supp...
09:44, 2019-07-25

Pentagon sends new wave of troops to Saudi Arabia even as Trump calls for ending wars The deployment is meant to “assure and enhance the defense of Saudi Arabia,” a spokesman said, following attacks on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure ...
20:52, 2019-10-11

BREAKING: Missile hits arrival hall at international airport in Saudi Arabia – 26 injured A MISSILE has hit the arrival hall at Abha International International Airport in Saudi Arabia injured at least 26 people....
11:32, 2019-06-12

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son draws sparse audience at Saudi Arabia's 'Davos in the desert' after WeWork controversy Alessandro Di Ciommo/NurPhoto via Getty Images Almost no one attended a panel that included Masayoshi Son, CEO of SoftBank Corp, at Saudi Arabia's Fu...
20:48, 2019-10-30

WWE Crown Jewel: Natalya, Lacey Evans to make history with first women’s match in Saudi Arabia WWE is set to make history Thursday by staging its first-ever women’s wrestling match in Saudi Arabia. But as a concession to cultural differences, s...
03:20, 2019-10-31

Saudi Arabia says an oil pipeline was attacked by drones, shortly after Yemen’s rebels claimed assault on the kingdom DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says an oil pipeline was attacked by drones, shortly after Yemen’s rebels claimed assault on th...
13:00, 2019-05-14

50 Cent, Janet Jackson and others to perform in Saudi Arabia amid criticism of human rights record "It’s profoundly distressing that they have chosen money over morals," Thor Halvorssen, CEO of the Human Rights Foundation, said of the artists set t...
19:12, 2019-07-18

WWE to present first-ever women's match in Saudi Arabia with Natalya, Lacey Evans at Crown Jewel event WWE announced on Wednesday plans to present the first-ever women's match to take place in Saudi Arabia at the Crown Jewel event....
14:32, 2019-10-30

Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr still have time to rethink Saudi Arabia fight | Kevin Mitchell The two fighters should look to boxing history before signing up to their world heavyweight rematch in the Middle EastIt is nearly 45 years since the...
19:12, 2019-08-10

Deontay Wilder explains why he will not travel to Saudi Arabia to watch Tyson Fury at WWE Crown Jewel Tyson Fury is crossing over into the world of wrestling when he takes on Braun Strowman on Thursday...
14:20, 2019-10-29

After Nicki Minaj backs out of concert in Saudi Arabia, Janet Jackson, 50 Cent and others join lineup Human rights advocates have urged artists not to perform in the country due to its dismal human rights record....
19:48, 2019-07-18

Boxing News at Five: Khan vs. Brook gets “one more roll of the dice”, Whyte could return on December 7 in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan vs. Kell Brook is the one fight that won't go away, while Eddie Hearn says Dillian Whyte could return to the ring in Saudi Arabia on Decemb...
18:12, 2019-09-18

Boxing News at Five: Khan opponent says he could have died in the ring, Whyte set for December 7 return in Saudi Arabia Former Khan opponent Phil Lo Greco has some pertinent things to say to fighters suffering concussion symptoms, and Dillian Whyte could be about to re...
18:44, 2019-11-11

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Donald Trump approves deployment of US troops in response to strikes on oil facilities Donald Trump has approved the deployment of US forces to Saudi Arabia following the attack on two of the country's oil facilities....
10:32, 2019-09-21

Netflix boss defends pulling 'Patriot Act' episode in Saudi Arabia: 'We're not in the truth to power business' Netflix CEO Reed Hastings defending the streaming platform's decision to pull an episode of "Patriot Act with Hasan Minaj" in Saudi Arabia this past ...
02:44, 2019-11-08

Saudi Arabia's crown prince flat denied knowing about the Khashoggi murder, an excuse the UN said is 'inconceivable' Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman said he was not aware of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a claim the UN has previously called "inconceivable." ...
13:28, 2019-09-26

Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz boxing rematch heading for Saudi Arabia after Eddie Hearn talks ANTHONY JOSHUA’s team are in serious talks for the British heavyweight to face Andy Ruiz Jnr in Saudi Arabia on December 7....
16:56, 2019-08-08

The GOP-controlled Senate voted on Thursday to block a White House-backed arms sale to Saudi Arabia, The GOP-controlled Senate voted on Thursday to block a White House-backed arms sale to Saudi Arabia, with seven Republicans breaking ranks to join De...
19:08, 2019-06-20

Nicki Minaj Cancels Saudi Arabia Concert After Receiving Backlash: ''It Is Important to Make Clear My Support'' Nicki Minaj has made up her mind. After receiving backlash, the Queen rapper revealed on Tuesday that she's cancelling her performance in Saudi Arab...
01:00, 2019-07-10

US Senate fails to override Donald Trump over plans to sell billions of dollars of weapons to Saudi Arabia The US Senate has failed to override a series of vetoes issued by Donald Trump, paving the way for the administration to sell billions of dollars of ...
01:48, 2019-07-30

Boxing News at Five: Andrade emerges as frontrunner for Alvarez date, Khan says his future lies in Saudi Arabia Canelo Alvarez could face WBO champion Demetrius Andrade on September 14, and Amir Khan sounds happy to see out his career in Saudi Arabia The post B...
18:04, 2019-07-04

Rapper Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia concert, cites support for women's, LGBTQ rights U.S. rapper Nicki Minaj said on Tuesday that she was pulling out of a planned concert in Saudi Arabia next week, citing her support for the rights of...
21:36, 2019-07-09

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr rematch confirmed: Diriyah, Saudi Arabia to host December 7 fight Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr's world heavyweight rematch has been confirmed for December 7....
19:20, 2019-08-09

Boxing News at Five: Hearn wants Smith vs. Vargas, as well as Povetkin, in Saudi Arabia, WBC order Edwards vs. Martinez rematch Liam Smith, Jessie Vargas and Alexander Povetkin could be set for Saudi Arabia trip in December, and Julio Cesar Martinez gets a second chance The po...
18:12, 2019-09-05

Saudi Arabia will let unmarried foreign men and women share hotel rooms amid massive tourism push Stephen Kalin/Reuters Saudi Arabia introduced a new tourist visa last week. It is now allowing unmarried foreign men and women to rent hotel rooms to...
15:12, 2019-10-05

Amir Khan vs Manny Pacquiao: Briton claims both camps have signed up for November contest in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan claims to have secured a high-profile fight against Manny Pacquiao at long last....
16:40, 2019-07-16

Al-Jazeera says Qatar prime minister going to Saudi Arabia for summits, marking highest-level contact since boycott DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Al-Jazeera says Qatar prime minister going to Saudi Arabia for summits, marking highest-level contact since boycot...
18:36, 2019-05-29

Yemen’s Houthi rebels say their drone assault on Saudi Arabia meant to send message to kingdom to ‘stop your aggression’ CAIRO (AP) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels say their drone assault on Saudi Arabia meant to send message to kingdom to ‘stop your aggression̵...
13:20, 2019-05-14

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia festival to show support for women's rights and LGBTQ community Nicki Minaj has pulled out of headlining a music festival in Saudi Arabia over her support for the rights of women and the LGBTQ community....
00:32, 2019-07-10

A gay social media star from Saudi Arabia says he is facing prison for posting a photo of himself wearing short shorts at the beach YouTube/ميك اب رجولي A gay Saudi social media star said he was facing prison after a picture of him wearing short shorts at the beach caught the atte...
13:32, 2019-10-14

An American woman who was deemed too Western to raise her 4-year-old daughter in Saudi Arabia has one day left to appeal the kingdom's decision Facebook/Shutterstock In July, Washington state native Bethany Vierra lost custody of her 4-year-old daughter, Zaina, in Saudi Arabia. The family o...
19:16, 2019-08-18

Anthony Joshua made mistakes against Andy Ruiz Jr - but criticism he faces ahead of Saudi Arabia clash is unfair Anthony Joshua won the world heavyweight title ahead of schedule. He lost it the same way, too....
18:44, 2019-08-16

Saudi Arabia says 1 person killed, 7 wounded in attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on airport in city of Abha in south DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says 1 person killed, 7 wounded in attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on airport in city of Abha i...
22:00, 2019-06-23

Brazil vs Argentina: 2019 prediction, TV channel, live stream, h2h, team news - Saudi Arabia match preview Old rivals Brazil and Argentina meet in Saudi Arabia for an international friendly in name only on Friday evening....
15:56, 2019-11-12

2 of Trump's closest allies will attend Saudi Arabia's 'Davos in the Desert' after boycotting it last year over Jamal Khashoggi's murder Reuters Key members of Donald Trump's inner circle will attend the Saudi economic forum known as "Davos in the Desert" one year after shunning it in ...
12:48, 2019-10-22

Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent to perform at Saudi Arabia's Jeddah World Fest after Nicki Minaj drops out Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Future and Tyga have been added to the lineup for the Jeddah World Fest, the concert in Saudi Arabia that Nicki ...
15:16, 2019-07-18

Boxing News at Five: Usyk will get in the Joshua-Ruiz heavyweight mix, Hughie Fury to fight Sam Peter on Khan’s Saudi Arabia undercard Oleksandr Usyk confirmed as the mandatory challenger for the WBO heavyweight title, one the belts Andy Ruiz seized from Anthony Joshua The post Boxin...
18:32, 2019-06-24

Saudi Arabia is admitting general tourists for the first time. Here's 20 things that could get you arrested or fined, like dabbing, carrying a bible, or wearing shorts YouTube/GatewayKSA Saudi Arabia is finally open for mass tourism after the launch of a new tourist visa on September 27. The country is full of wonde...
09:48, 2019-10-09

Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and Alvarez, and Parker vs. Chisora could land in Saudi Arabia Billy Joe Saunders joins Matchroom and calls out all the big guns, and Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora could be heading for Saudi Arabia later this ...
20:08, 2019-08-13

Boxing News at Five: Fury says there’s no chance he steps aside for Wilder, women’s bout could land on Ruiz vs. Joshua II card in Saudi Arabia Tyson Fury wouldn't take step-aside money, even if it was offered, and Matchroom consider promoting a women's bout in Saudi Arabia The post Boxing Ne...
18:20, 2019-09-09

Nasdaq's CEO was reportedly so eager to win WeWork's IPO that she proposed creating an entire stock market index named after it Getty Nasdaq's CEO was so eager to win WeWork's IPO that she proposed creating a new environmental sustainability index named after it, according to ...
14:40, 2019-10-25

Bodyguard to Saudi king reportedly shot dead by friend State TV offers few details on death of Maj Gen Abdulaziz al-Fagham in ‘personal dispute’A prominent bodyguard to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdu...
12:12, 2019-09-29

Jeffrey Epstein had a foreign passport that listed an address in Saudi Arabia to protect himself from 'hijackers or terrorists,' his lawyers claim in new court documents Stephanie Keith/Getty Images Jeffrey Epstein had a foreign passport that was linked to an address in Saudi Arabia in order to protect him from "pote...
09:32, 2019-07-17

China is reportedly considering a $10 billion investment in Saudi Aramco's record-shattering IPO Reuters Chinese state-owned businesses and funds are considering investing up to $10 billion in Saudi Aramco's initial public offering, Bloomberg rep...
17:00, 2019-11-06

Attacks on oil sites 'unquestionably sponsored by Iran', Saudi Arabia says Saudi Arabia has said attacks on its oil sites came from the north and were "unquestionably sponsored by Iran"....
17:20, 2019-09-18

Iranian oil tanker 'hit by two missiles off Saudi Arabia in terror attack' An Iranian oil tanker has been hit by two missiles in a suspected terror attack, according to reports....
09:32, 2019-10-11

Saudi Arabia oil attack: Boris Johnson says it is 'very likely' that Iran was behind strikes Boris Johnson has said Britain believes Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities and will work with the United States and European ...
10:06, 2019-09-23

Iranian oil tanker 'hit by explosion off Saudi Arabia in terror attack' An Iranian oil tanker has been hit by an explosion in a suspected terror attack, according to reports....
08:28, 2019-10-11

Donald Trump says US is 'locked and loaded' if Iran is behind Saudi Arabia oil attacks Donald Trump has said the US is "locked and loaded" and ready to respond to drone attacks on an oil facility in Saudi Arabia, saying officials alread...
08:28, 2019-09-16

Three theatre performers 'stabbed on stage' during show in Saudi Arabia capital Three members of a theatre group have been stabbed on stage during a live performance in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, according to reports....
00:32, 2019-11-12

Saudi Aramco is reportedly shelling out a whopping $450 million on adviser fees for its upcoming IPO Reuters Arabian oil giant, Saudi Aramco is reportedly shelling out hundreds of millions to advisors for its upcoming IPO. Bloomberg, citing sources f...
16:44, 2019-10-15

UK start-up Babylon Health to reportedly receive investment from Saudi wealth fund Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund is reportedly planning to invest in U.K. start-up Babylon Health, in a deal that would put give the company...
11:20, 2019-07-31

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Trump warns US could 'do some dastardly things' as he steps up retaliation threat Donald Trump has warned that the US could "do some dastardly things" as he stepped up his treat of retaliation over the recent attacks on Saudi Arabi...
01:04, 2019-09-19

Boxing News at Five: Keeler wants boxing match against McGregor, Mayweather rules out fighting Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia Luke Keeler wants to teach Conor McGregor another boxing lesson, and Floyd Mayweather has had enough of talking about a Manny Pacquiao rematch The po...
18:12, 2019-08-19

Saudi Arabia airport attack: 26 injured after missile strike by suspected Houthi rebels on Abha airport A 'cross-border terrorist' attack on a civilian airport in Saudi Arabia has left 26 people wounded, including two children, the Saudi-led coalition h...
14:36, 2019-06-12

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz Jnr vs. Joshua II appears set for Saudi Arabia, White aims to get Zuffa Boxing started in November Saudi Arabia is now the frontrunner to host Andy Ruiz Jnr's rematch against Anthony Joshua, and Dana White prepares to enter the world of boxing The ...
19:08, 2019-08-09

Saudi Aramco will reportedly kick off its massive IPO this Sunday and plans to debut trading on December 11 Reuters Saudi Aramco has been preparing for a mammoth IPO, and the process could get underway as soon as Sunday according to Reuters. Three sources t...
13:12, 2019-10-29

Saudi Arabia visa laws: 'Historic moment' as country opens doors to foreign tourists for first time Saudi Arabia is opening up to international tourists for the first time in what ministers are calling a "historic moment"....
10:56, 2019-09-27

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr rematch in Saudi Arabia could 'change boxing forever', says Eddie Hearn Eddie Hearn insists that both Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr have signed up for a rematch of their world heavyweight title bout in Saudi Arabia, sta...
18:20, 2019-08-12

Trump officials and business leaders skipped out on Saudi Arabia's investment conference last year after Jamal Khashoggi's murder. This year, they're back. FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP via Getty Images Dozens of businesses and leading executives boycotted Saudi Arabia's annual investment conference last year, fol...
08:28, 2019-10-30

Saudi Arabia has launched the IPO of the world's most profitable company. Meet Mohammed bin Salman, the 34-year-old crown prince who's at the center of human rights issues and drops millions on yachts and mansions. AP Photo/Francois Mori Mohammed bin Salman is the 34-year-old crown prince of Saudi Arabia. He controls part of the royal family's vast wealth, which...
16:44, 2019-11-04

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Trump warns it 'looks like' Iran responsible... but says US will not retaliate unless 'definitive proof' found Donald Trump has warned that it is "looking like" Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia but he said does not ...
02:00, 2019-09-17

Total War: Three Kingdoms: The Kotaku Review Ever since Rome 2's disappointing release back in 2013, it feels like the Total War series has been lost and in search of something. From Attila ...
03:12, 2019-05-29

The Seven Kingdoms News Roundup: May 13, 2019 Thousands are dead and many more are reported missing after a deadly dragon attack left King’s Landing defenseless despite the Lannister administrati...
22:52, 2019-05-13

Total War Three Kingdoms Review: One of the best games in the RTS genre We’ve experienced vast histories thanks to the games of Creative assembly. Now it’s time to travel to the Three Kingdoms and become the emperor of Ch...
11:44, 2019-05-27

Total War: Three Kingdoms review — Best in the series, best in the setting Beyond best-in-setting and best-in-franchise, Total War: Three Kingdoms is a game that instantly contends for best of the year, or best in its genreR...
09:28, 2019-05-23

GE was the most popular industrial stock for hedge funds last quarter. Here are 9 firms that likely took a beating after the stock tanked on fraud claims. (GE) AP Images / Richard Drew Hedge funds scooped up more shares of General Electric in the second quarter than any other company in the industrial secto...
21:40, 2019-08-16

10 Sensational Sunken Kingdoms: Atlantis’ Companions Beneath the Waves Some of the most exciting archaeological discoveries and mysteries are the ones involving the ancient ruins of kingdoms lost beneath the waves.  ...
17:32, 2019-06-20

Total War: Three Kingdoms hands-on — Combat is no longer an imperial pain Total War: Three Kingdoms' combat felt messy in initial previews, but tweaks during the games delay have it feeling like a Total War game should.Read...
01:00, 2019-05-07

Total War: Three Kingdoms hits 1 million copies sold in under a week After having the best launch on Steam so far this year, Total War: Three Kingdoms has already surpassed 1 million copies sold.Read More...
21:53, 2019-05-29

Warring Maya kingdoms razed enemy cities to the ground Enlarge / This is all that remains of Naranjo, the city-state that attacked and destroyed neighboring Bahlam Jol in 697 CE as part of a campaign to s...
19:24, 2019-08-06

Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire PC; Creative Assembly/SegaThe battles are as gripping as ever but it’s the melodrama and petty politics that enlivens this first-rate strategy gameTh...
18:04, 2019-05-16

Romance Of The Three Kingdoms XIII Is A Flawed, But Addictive, Entry Into The Series The very first time I was a guest writer for Kotaku, I wrote about Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV, which was my favorite in the series. I’ve played...
20:08, 2019-08-24

‘Game of Thrones’ recap: ‘A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms’ on the final night before battle The final season's second episode was probably the single least violent episode of “Thrones” to date....
15:36, 2019-04-22

3 Kingdoms of Creamy Complexions: Juvia's Place to Debut Their 1st Foundation Line on May 20 Makeup lovers of all ethnicities have fallen in love with Juvia’s Place cosmetics; their super-saturated pigments and gorgeously curated, African-the...
16:20, 2019-05-14

Game of Thrones' Hilarious Series Finale: Congrats to the New Ruler of the 6 Kingdoms! All hail the King Formerly Known as Bran. In the end, the Iron Throne...went to no one. It was melted to a puddle of iron by a dragon, but the role...
04:52, 2019-05-20

Saudi-based Islamic group condemns attack on Saudi airport CAIRO (AP) — The Saudi-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation has condemned the Houthi rebel attack on Saudi Arabia’s Abha regional airport,...
17:48, 2019-06-13

Twitter Bans Saudi Official Implicated in Khashoggi Murder, Hundreds of Other Pro-Saudi Accounts Twitter on Friday said it had “removed or suspended thousands of accounts with ties to governments in the Middle East,” including a former close medi...
15:24, 2019-09-22

CBOE Stock Exchange Completes Acquisition of National Stock Exchange CHICAGO, January 9, 2012 - CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that it completed the acquisition of all-electronic National Stock Exchange (NS...
15:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE (CBSX) VOLUME TOPS 3 BILLION SHARES TRADED DURING 2008Growth in Volume, Listings and Participation; 2008 Highlights Include Lime Brokerage Investment, Functionality to Facilitate Automated Stock and Options Orders Chicago, January 15, 2009 - The CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that more than three billion shares were traded at the Exchange during 200...
16:12, 2019-05-01

When Salt Was Traded for Gold: The Salt Trade of West Africa that Built Kingdoms and Spread Culture In West Africa during the Medieval period, salt was traded for gold. This may seem astonishing as salt is a cheap commodity in today’s society. It ma...
11:52, 2019-05-02

CBOE Stock Exchange to Acquire National Stock Exchange CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Nat...
15:28, 2019-05-01

The top 15 cities with the most billionaires, ranked Mauricio Santana/Getty Images Nearly 30% of the world's billionaire population in 2018 was concentrated in just 15 cities, according to Wealth-X's 2...
22:32, 2019-05-09

Ro Khanna, the Bernie Guy Who's Okay With Billionaires Ro Khanna, the second-term Democratic Congressman from Silicon Valley and a national co-chair of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign, has the trick...
16:52, 2019-05-24

Why a Group of Billionaires Want Their Taxes Raised In an open letter to presidential candidates, 19 billionaires are calling to have their own taxes raised....
22:56, 2019-06-24

America’s richest billionaires say they want to be taxed more The richest of the one percent have a message for the 2020 presidential candidates – tax us. ​Financier George Soros and heiress Abigail Disney...
21:12, 2019-06-25

This US city has the most billionaires per capita in the world Billionaires like views of the Pacific Ocean. San Francisco has more billionaires per inhabitant in the world — with one billionaire for approximatel...
20:20, 2019-05-09

Billionaires and Corporations Won't Save Abortion Georgia’s “fetal heartbeat” law, which was passed and signed into law by Gov. Brian Kemp earlier this month has been just one of many around the coun...
16:52, 2019-05-30

US gained 19 tech billionaires last year The world’s exclusive club of billionaires lost money last year for the first time in nearly five years, according to a new report, but count more U....
19:04, 2019-11-08

10 Worthwhile Hobbies For These Bored Billionaires Who So Obviously Need Them 1. Cross-country road trips, where they drive to different states just to hunt and eat other rich people....
19:44, 2019-11-08

5 billionaires who never graduated from high school Paul A. Hebert/AP There are many stories about prominent college dropouts who later became billionaires, but fewer about ultra-wealthy people who dro...
18:52, 2019-10-29

Billionaires Can't Save Us From Student Loans By now I’m sure you’ve seen at least a headline about the Best Graduation Speech of 2019 So Far: Robert F. Smith shocked 396 new graduates last weeke...
20:12, 2019-05-22

The 20 richest billionaires who own sports teams Jeff Gross/Getty Images Billionaires often make extravagant purchases — like buying their own sports team. CEOWORLD magazine recently ranked th...
16:20, 2019-10-21

11 billionaires who made their fortunes after immigrating to the US REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare Some of the richest people who currently live in the United States were not born here. Several billionaires — includin...
15:28, 2019-10-16

Sanders plan would mean billionaires taxed more than they earn Bernie Sanders’ tax plan would impose annual tax rates of well over 100% on the richest 400 Americans, according to his economic advisers, mostly thr...
17:28, 2019-10-20

13 billionaires who dropped out of college before making their fortunes Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Approximately 1 in 8 billionaires on the 2018 ranking of the Forbes 400 wealthiest people in America was a college dropo...
18:48, 2019-10-04

Meet the 15 youngest, richest American billionaires Michael Cohen/Getty Images Forbes released its 2019 edition of the Forbes 400 list, which ranks the richest billionaires in America. In order to make...
20:36, 2019-10-02

High dining coming to Billionaires’ Row skyscrapers What’s better than living in one of those fancy skyscrapers on Billionaires’ Row? A dinner that’s just an elevator ride away — at a private restauran...
02:48, 2019-08-05

Sanders plan would have billionaires taxed more than they earn Bernie Sanders’ tax plan would impose annual tax rates of well over 100% on the richest 400 Americans, according to his economic advisers, mostly thr...
06:44, 2019-10-20

Appeals court OKs ‘Billionaires’ Row’ homeless shelter The city has every right to open a homeless shelter in Manhattan’s ritzy “Billionaires’ Row” neighborhood, the state’s ...
23:56, 2019-06-11

Tech billionaires' net worth has skyrocketed, and it looks like they'll only get richer REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Tech billionaires are leading the ultra-wealthy in growing their fortunes, according to a UBS report titled "The Billionaire E...
13:08, 2019-11-08

Elizabeth Warren helps out 'confused' billionaires with new tax calculator New tool shows how much Bill Gates and friends would pay under Warren’s plan, and guess what: they’ll still be really rich!Billionaires seem to be ne...
19:12, 2019-11-08

Here's a Good Abominable Towering Hell Cage to Buy, for Billionaires The 131-story Central Park Tower on 57th street in Manhattan—the tallest residential building in the world—has officially topped out. Step right up, ...
20:56, 2019-09-18

Tom Steyer rips billionaires during debate, slammed online for being one Billionaire Tom Steyer accused corporations of buying their way into government during Tuesday’s Democratic primary debate — prompting critics ...
05:00, 2019-10-16

‘Billionaires’ Row’ residents to appeal homeless shelter decision Residents of “Billionaires’ Row” plan to appeal a court decision that greenlights a homeless shelter in the ritzy Manhattan neighbo...
18:32, 2019-06-12

New York Times gets caught up in billionaires’ bitter feud As if The New York Times doesn’t have enough problems on its hands, it’s now being drawn into the bitter decade-long fight between billionaires Peter...
04:52, 2019-09-18

Elizabeth Warren has a history of collecting cash from billionaires WASHINGTON – Elizabeth Warren may have said “no” to billionaires, but many are saying yes to her. A review of Warren’s campaign donations...
01:20, 2019-10-15