Gulf states urge Syria to end Ghouta violence

Feuding Gulf neighbours stress need for Damascus to stop deadly assault on rebel-held enclave to allow in humanitarian aid.

Saudi Arabia to boost entertainment in next decade

Saudi Arabia to host first Arab Fashion Week

Saudi women to open businesses without male permission

Saudi Arabia seeks to further reduce oil stockpiles

IMF chief encourages Arab countries to rein in spending

Saudi awards contracts to build palaces in huge new business zone

Bahrain accuses Iran of arming men suspected of bombing pipeline

Saudi Telecom signs MoU to broadcast Saudi soccer

Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel ballistic missile

Muslim World League elicits positive reactions as it rejects Holocaust denial

Increasingly vulnerable Qatar splashes money on defence

Saudi, UAE envoys bid to end standoff in Aden

Saudi billionaire prince remains chairman of Kingdom Holding

Saudi, UAE envoys bid to end standoff in Aden

Yemen separatists seize de facto capital

Settlement in Saudi anti-corruption crackdown estimated at $107 billion

UK lawyers to ask for Saudi suspension from UN rights council

Saudi-led coalition calls for immediate ceasefire in Aden

Saudi closes hotel detention centre

Avoiding the pitfalls of social engineering in the Middle East

Saudi billionaire's daughter tweets joy after his release

Rival Yemenis battle for control of Aden

Saudi Arabia frees wealthy prince held in anti-graft drive

HSBC side-steps high-profile Qatar deals in Gulf gauntlet

Saudi jails two human rights defenders

Kuwait protests to Riyadh after minister 'insulted'

UN picks British former aid official as new Yemen envoy

95 suspects remain in Saudi custody in anti-graft probe

Tillerson meets with British, Saudi, UAE FMs on Yemen

Russia pension funds may invest in Aramco IPO

Russia calls for diplomatic solution to Yemen conflict

Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 bln in Yemen aid

Saudi calls for cooperation between OPEC, non-OPEC countries

Saudi's refined oil exports offset crude curbs

US to overtake Saudi as world’s second crude oil producer

Saudi to give Yemen government $2bn bailout

Saudi Arabia intercepts new Yemen rebel missile attack

US-purchased cranes arrive at Yemen rebel-held port

Economic woes fuel unrest, ratchet up political tensions across MENA region


Saudis enjoy makeshift cinema ahead of arrival of movie theatres

Several international movie-theatre chains are considering entering the Saudi market.

Saudi football teams to play away in Qatar despite travel ban

AFC rules that matches to be played home-and-away basis as planned despite Saudi calls for neutral host given travel ban on its Gulf neighbour.

Saudi Arabia begins efforts to become tourist destination

Islamic kingdom will soon begin issuing tourist visas in bid to open up ‘white oil’ sector as it seeks to wean itself off its crude oil dependence.

Saudi Arabia welcomes women sports fans to stadiums as social transformation proceeds

Female Saudi football enthusi­asts joined their male counterparts January 12 at King Fahd Sports City in Riyadh to see Jeddah’s Al-Ahli take on the Eastern Province’s Al- Batin.

Saudi crown prince 'owner of $300 mn French chateau'

Advisers to Saudi royal family have confirmed Prince Salman is ultimate owner of Chateau Louis XIV, world's most expensive home west of Paris.

Archaeological exhibitions showcase Saudi heritage

The “Archaeological Discoveries Exhibition,” featuring 44 historical objects recently unearthed, drew the largest crowd.

Comic art, performance to reshape entertainment scene in Saudi Arabia

“The aim is to promote Saudi cultural identity through the varied and meaningful com­edy arts and seize this chance to present the young talents and develop creative abili­ties”

Saudi names Pizzi to lead them at World Cup

Saudi Arabia names former Chile coach Pizzi as third coach in three months to lead them at summer’s World Cup having sacked Bauza last week.

Saudi football federation dismisses coach Bauza

Saudi Arabia sacks Argentinian head coach just two months after appointment to lead country to next summer's World Cup.

Mystery ancient stone structures unearthed in Saudi desert

Australian researcher says edifices, known as "gates" and found using Google, are thought to have been constructed between 2,000 to 9,000 years ago.

Arab craft glitters through generations in Columbia

Arab tradition of crafting fine jewellery taught to Spaniards which took it to isolated Mompox where generations of goldsmiths maintain ancient method.