BREAKING NEWS | Custodian Of The Two Holy Mosques Leaves For Sultanate Of Oman To Extend Condolences On Death Of Sultan Qaboos Bin Said

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud left today for the sisterly Sultanate of Oman to extend condolences on the death of Sultan Qaboos bin Said.

The King was seen off at King Salman Air Base Airport by Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region and a number of princes of officials.

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques was accompanied by Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region and a number of princes and senior officials.



CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces Recovery Of 19 Parties, 283 New Cases Of COVID-19, One Death

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, today announced 283 new cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the UAE, bringing the total number of cases to 2,359. The newly diagnosed patients of various nationalities are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary medical care’, MoHAP affirmed. MoHap said … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE Announces Recovery Of 19 Parties, 283 New Cases Of COVID-19, One Death

Politics | Bernie Sanders Suspends 2020 Democratic Presidential Campaign

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – ‘The path toward victory is virtually impossible’, Sanders said in a livestreamed speech to supporters from his hometown of Burlington, Vermont. ‘I have concluded that this battle for the Democratic nomination will not be successful. And so today, I am announcing the suspension of my campaign’. The 78 – years – … Continue reading Politics | Bernie Sanders Suspends 2020 Democratic Presidential Campaign

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Cases Jump 327 To 2,932 Total, 631 Recoveries

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA  – Saudi Arabia’s coronavirus cases jumped by 327 to a total of 2,932, the health ministry spokesman announced on Wednesday. Meanwhile, 631 people have recovered in the Kingdom with a death toll of 41. The spokesman continued to urge everyone to follow instructions and to commit to the implement measures in … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Cases Jump 327 To 2,932 Total, 631 Recoveries

ENTERTAINMENT | Opera Star Bocelli To Sing From Empty

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli, one of the world’s most famous tenors, will perform from Milan’s empty Duomo cathedral on Eastern Sunday in a livestreamed concert intended as a symbol of love, hope and healing amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Bocelli will be accompanied only by the cathedral organist, Emanuele Vianelli playing … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Opera Star Bocelli To Sing From Empty

ECONOMY | Saudi Call For OPEC+ Meeting Is An Extension To Its Efforts To Achieve Market Balance

RIYADH | – Saudi  Arabia’s call for OPEC+ meeting is an extension to its previous efforts to achieve market balance and stability, the Saudi Cabinet said in a statement on Tuesday. ‘Saudi Arabia’s call for OPEC+ and a group of other countries to hold an urgent meeting, seeking to reach a fair agreement to restore … Continue reading ECONOMY | Saudi Call For OPEC+ Meeting Is An Extension To Its Efforts To Achieve Market Balance

NEWS ALERT | Egypt To Ban Ramadan Gathering To Counter Spread Of Coronavirus

BUCHAREST  – Egypt will ban any public religious gatherings during the holy Muslim fasting month Ramadan starting in around two weeks to counter the spread of the new coronavirus, a government statement said on Tuesday. Muslims usually break the fast at sunset together with their families, go to the mosque to pray and spend maximum … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Egypt To Ban Ramadan Gathering To Counter Spread Of Coronavirus

OSAKA, JAPAN – JUNE 28: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other world leaders attend a family photo session at G20 summit on June 28, 2019 in Osaka, Japan. U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Osaka on Thursday for the annual Group of 20 gathering together with other world leaders who will use the two-day summit to discuss pressing economic, climate change, as well as geopolitical issues. The US-China trade war is expected to dominate the meetings in Osaka as President Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet on Saturday in an attempt to resolve the ongoing the trade clashes between the world’s two largest economies. (Photo by Kim Kyung-Hoon – Pool/Getty Images)

GLOBAL ECONOMY | G20 Energy Ministers To Meet To Foster Global Cooperation: Statement

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia said it would convene a virtual meeting of energy ministers from the Group of 20 major economies on Friday ‘to foster global dialogues and cooperation to ensure stable energy markets and enable a stronger global economy’. A statement from the Saudi G20 secretariat said the energy ministers, speaking … Continue reading GLOBAL ECONOMY | G20 Energy Ministers To Meet To Foster Global Cooperation: Statement

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Says It Could Reach 200,000 Coronavirus Infections

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The new coronavirus could eventually infect between 10,000 and 200,000 people in Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom’s health minister said on Tuesday, urging the public to adhere more closely to state directives against mixing and movement. The country of some 30 million has so far reported 2,795 cases and 41 deaths, … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Says It Could Reach 200,000 Coronavirus Infections

TRAVEL ALERT | Uber Suspends Services in Several Parts Of Saudi Arabia

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Uber said on Tuesday it was temporarily halting its services in several Saudi cities and governments after a round – the – clock curfew was announced to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Unber will ‘pause’ its services in the cities of Riyadh, Tabuk, Dammam, Dhahran and Al-Hofuf, and the … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Uber Suspends Services in Several Parts Of Saudi Arabia

BREAKING NEWS | Registration Start for Saudi Wishing To Return Home

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudi Foreign Ministry said Sunday it plans to fly home any citizens abroad who wish to return to the country during the coronavirus outbreak, and has launched an electronic service to register those interested. The ministry said in a statement that the decision comes in line with the directives … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Registration Start for Saudi Wishing To Return Home

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