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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco IPO oversubscribed so far, but not by big margin

Saudi banks have been offering citizens easy loans to bid for shares in Aramco.

30 Nov 2019 12:03 PM

In first, Saudi woman to drive race car in kingdom

Juffali, who hails from the western city of Jeddah and was educated in US, will participate as what organisers call 'VIP' guest driver.

23 Nov 2019 3:50 PM

Lionel Messi penalty gives Argentina 1-0 win over Brazil

The Barcelona striker, who missed four games after calling the South American Football Confederation 'corrupt' scored after 14 minutes.

16 Nov 2019 10:49 AM

Saudi king hosts CIA chief after spying on Twitter users charges

The CIA has reportedly concluded that the prince himself was closely linked to the murder, a charge vigorously denied by Riyadh.

08 Nov 2019 4:11 PM

‘One of the best, if not the best, leaders’: US billionaire praises PM Modi

The American billionaire investor posted on Twitter a video of his sit-down discussion with PM Modi.

08 Nov 2019 1:51 PM

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Saudi Aramco kick-starts what could be world's biggest IPO

Bankers have told the Saudi government that investors will likely value the company at around USD 1.5 trillion.

04 Nov 2019 9:24 AM

Aramco IPO will be Saudi crown prince's decision: minister

Aramco was expected to launch the first part of a two-stage IPO earlier in October.

30 Oct 2019 2:57 PM

Ambani says slowdown in India temporary, reforms undertaken to reverse trend

The govt has taken a string of policy measures over the past couple of months to shore up the economy and revive credit.

29 Oct 2019 5:55 PM

PM Modi arrives in Saudi; to hold bilateral talks with Crown Prince

Besides addressing the forum, he will hold bilateral talks with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

29 Oct 2019 9:33 AM

In third reshuffle in less than a year, Saudi Arabia appoints new foreign minister

The reshuffle in Saudi is seen amid geopolitical tensions in the Middle East.

24 Oct 2019 3:09 PM

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35 killed as bus carrying Asian, Arab nationals crashes in Saudi

The injured have been transferred to Al-Hamna Hospital, SPA added, and authorities have launched an investigation.

17 Oct 2019 8:25 AM

Saudi Arabia allows foreign men and women to share hotel rooms

The moves appear to pave the way for unaccompanied women to travel more easily.

05 Oct 2019 2:10 PM

Saudi Arabia endorses India's actions in Kashmir

The Saudi stance on the issue was conveyed to India in a two-hour meeting between NSA Ajit Doval and Saudi Crown Prince.

02 Oct 2019 3:26 PM

Amid tourism push, Saudi Arabia to impose fines for 'Indecent' clothes, PDA

'Men and women must avoid tight-fitting clothing or clothes with profane language or images', read instruction.

29 Sep 2019 10:34 AM

In a first, Saudi to offer tourist visas as part of push to diversify economy away from oil

Saudi Arabia will open applications for online tourist visas to citizens of 49 countries on Saturday, a report said.

27 Sep 2019 9:22 AM

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'Happened under my watch’: Saudi prince Salman on Jamal Khashoggi's murder

His body was reportedly dismembered and removed from the building, and his remains have not been found.

26 Sep 2019 4:26 PM

Saudi Crown Prince hosts Iraq PM for talks on oil attacks

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has also said there was no evidence the attacks were launched from Iraq.

26 Sep 2019 2:33 PM

‘If attack launched from Iran, will consider it act of war’: Saudi Arabia

Riyadh has rejected a claim by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement that it carried out the strikes.

22 Sep 2019 1:09 PM

Rebel with a cause: Saudi woman walks through mall in Riyadh sans abaya

Last year, de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hinted during an interview with CBS that the dress code may be relaxed.

19 Sep 2019 3:46 PM

Saudi displays arms, says drone attack ‘unquestionably’ sponsored by Iran

Eighteen drones and 3 missiles were launched at world's largest oil processing facility, but the missiles 'fell short', Malki said.

19 Sep 2019 1:25 PM

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