RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent a cable of congratulations to President Klaus Werner Iohannis of Romania on his re-election for a new presidential term of office.
In his cable, the King wished the President all success and his people steady progress and prosperity.
- SAUDI ARABIA | King Salman Holds Official Talks With President of MauritaniaRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh on Wednesday President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Ghazouani. They held talks on bilateral relations and ways to bolster them in various fields, especially in economy and business. They also tackled the latest regional developments. Earlier, an official … Read more
- SAUDI ARABIA | SAGIA To Become An Independent MinistryRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Transforming the Saudi General Investment Authority (SAGIA) into an independent ministry represents a fundamental shift in the national economy. Such a move would diversify production and attract qualitative investments, according to an economist and member of the Saudi Shura Council. Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that SAGIA will become the Ministry … Read more
- BREAKING NEWS | Algerian Leader To Go To Saudi Arabia In First State Visit Since ElectionRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune will travel to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, state media reported, his first state visit since being elected in December. Ebboune is making the trip as Algeria seeks to build support for a summit meeting it plan to host on the crisis in neighboring Libya and … Read more
- BUSINESS | Saudi PIF Unit SEVEN To Build Them Parks And Entertainment Centers Across The KingdomJEDDAH | The Saudi Entertainment Ventures Company (SEVEN) plans to develop them parks and entertainment centers around the country. Plans include 20 entertainment destinations, 50 cinemas and two large them parks in prime locations across the Kingdom, the Public Investment Fund unit said in a statement on Tuesday. Each complex will feature several entertainment and … Read more
- BUSINESS | OPEC+ Will Respond Responsibly To Spread Of Coronavirus, Says Saudi Energy MinisterRIYADH | Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Tuesday he was confident that OPEC and its partner oil-producing nations, the so-called OPEC+ group, would respond responsible to the spread of the coronavirus. He also said Saudi Arabia and Russia would continue to engage regarding oil policy. ‘Everything serious requires behind attended … Read more
- TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Arabia Warns Against Travel To Italy, Japan: Arabiya TVRIHADY | SAUDI ARABIA – – Saudi Arabia has advised citizens and residents to avoid traveling to Italy and Japan amid fears of a coronavirus outbreak, State-owned Al Arabiya TV.
- BUSINESS | Saudi Aramco launches largest shale gas development outside U.S.DAMMAM | SAUDI ARABIA – – Saudi Aramco is launching the biggest shale gas development outside of the United States to boost domestic gas supply and end the burning of oil at its power generation plants, Chief Executive Officer Amin Nasser told Reuters on Monday. The world’s top crude oil exporter had for years battled … Read more
- BREAKING NEWS | Saudi, Egypt, Bahrain To Resume Qatar Post Service Despite DisputeRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain have agreed to resume postal services to Qatar almost three years after they were stopped due to a political dispute, the United Nations said on Monday. The announcement follows a meeting last month of representatives for the countries and the U.N. postal agency. ‘The decision … Read more
- BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Orders Road Development Project In RiyadhRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has ordered the development of main roads in the heart of Riyadh in order to upgrade the city’s transportation system. The project aims to transform Riyadh to be a major hub in providing sustainable transportation services as well as logistics services in the … Read more
- BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Congratulates Kuwait’s Emir on National DayRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, has sent a cable of congratulation to Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber on the anniversary of his country’s National Day. In His cable, the Crown Prince wished the Emir good health … Read more
- BUSINESS | Aramco Says Received Approval For Jafurah Gas Field DevelopmentRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – Saudi Aramco said on Saturday it had received regulatory approval to develop Saudi Arabia’s Jafurah non-associated gas field and expects production to start in early 2024. It said output would reach around 2.2. billion cubic feet per day of sales gas by 2036, with an associated 425 million cubic … Read more
- BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Bans Expatriates From Travelling To Iran To Prevent New Coronavirus InfectionsRIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – The Saudi General Directorate of Passport has announced the continuation of the suspension of travelling of citizens and expatriates to Iran. The measure comes within the framework of the health procedures adopted in the Kingdom to prevent any new coronavirus infections. Based on the requirements of maintaining public health, … Read more