RIYADH – Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense sent a cable of congratulations to Prime Minister Muhyddin Yassin of Malaysia on assumption of his country’s premiership.
HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman expressed his best of congratulations and wishes of permanent good health and happiness for Malaysian Prime Minister and the Malaysian people steady progress and prosperity.
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudi Health Ministry has introduced a self – assessment features on its Mawid smartphone app amid the global outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), offering a consultation window for the public The feature includes a list of questions, guidelines and instruction based on the users’ recent travel history and their … Continue reading HEALTH | Saudi Arabia’s Mawid Smartphone App Offers Coronavirus Self-Assessment
LONDON – The OPEC+ crude oil exporter is debating cutting global supply by 10 million barrels per day, an OPEC source said on Friday, adding any further cuts must include producers from outside the alliance. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had broken a deal with top crude producers Russia and Saudi Arabia … Continue reading BUSINESS | OPEC+ Producers Debating Possible Oil Cuts Of 10 Million Bpd: OPEC Source
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered up to 9 billion riyals ($2.4 billion) to be disbursed to pay part of the wages of private-sector workers to deter companies from laying off staff, the state-run Saudi Press Agency reported on Friday. The latest measure to tackle the fallout from the coronavirus … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS|Saudi King Earmarks $2.4 Billion To Pay Private – Sector Workers: State News Agency
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Kuwait supports Saudi Arabia’s invitation for a meeting between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, an informational grouping known as OPEC+, to curb global oil supply and halt the oil price rout, oil minister Khaled al-Fadhel said Friday. The energy ministry of non –OPEC producer Azerbaijan, meanwhile, said the OPEC+ meeting … Continue reading BUSINESS | Kuwait Backs OPEC+ Merting, Resumes Neutral Zone Shipments With Saudi
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, made Thursday a telephone call to Crown Prince of Britain and Prince of Wales Prince Charles who has recently recovered from the novel Coronavirus. During the phone conversation, HRH Crown Prince was reassured … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Makes Telephone Call To Crown Prince Of Britain
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia has advanced to 3 p.m. (1200 GMT) its curfew in three areas, starting from Friday until further notice, state news agency SPA said, citing a senior official of the interior ministry. The measure in the city of Dammam, and the governorates of Taif and al-Qatif, aims to rein … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Advances Curfew In Three Areas Over Coronavirus Fears
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia called on Thursday for an emergency meeting of OPEC+ and non-OPEC oil producers as it aims to reach a fair oil agreement to stabilize the oil market, state news agency SPA reported.
BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince and Trump Discussed Global Energy Markets Over Phone: State News Agency
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and U.S. President, Donald Trump talked over the phone on Thursday and discussed global energy markets, according to the state news agency. The Call comes after the United States invited OPEC’s main member countries to return to negotiations.
BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – A famous Kuwaiti actress has sparked a furors by calling for expatriates to be expelled from the Gulf country so that locals can be sure of having a hospital bed if they fall ill with coronavirus. Hayat Al-Fahad, 71, who is known for playing a range of roles in Arabic dramas, … Continue reading NEWS | Kuwait Actress Triggers Uproar With Call Foe Expat Ban Over Coronavirus
BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Russia has no plans to increase its oil output as the market has been oversupplied, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Reuters on Thursday. International crude price have fallen around 50% to under $26 a barrel since the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other large oil producers led by … Continue reading BUSINESS | Russia Has No Plans To Raise Oil Production: Novak
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Aramco and its subsidiaries announced the support of the Health Endowment Fund in the Ministry of Health with 200 million riyals ($53 million). The oil giant said the support comes in line with the efforts of the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Aramco Supports Health Endowment Fund With 200 Million Riyals
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has received a phone call from Tunisian President Kais Saied, the Saudi Press Agency reported Wednesday. During the call, they reviewed the developments in the world amid the coronavirus outbreak, and discussed aspects of cooperation and coordination between … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi King Receives Phone Call From Tunisia’s President
RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudi Ministry Of Interior Has Implement a 24 – hour curfew in the cities of Mecca and Medina until further notice to limit the spread of coronavirus, state news agency SPA tweeted. Residents will be allowed to leave their houses for medical care and food supplies in their respective … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Enforces 24-Hour Daily Curfew In Mecca, Medina
Oman welcomes a U.S. invitation to OPEC members to discuss ways of halting a collapse in oil prices, the country’s oil minister said, according to the Omani al – Watan newspaper on Thursday. RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Oman is not in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, but is a member of the … Continue reading BUSINESS | Oman Welcomes U.S. Invitation To OPEC To Discuss Oil Price Decline: Newspaper
Walt Disney Co’s Diseny+ content will be available for the first time in the Middle East and North Africa on regional pay television and online streaming provider OSN from April 9. RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Dubai –headquarter has signed a ‘long-term’ exclusive distribution rights agreement, OSN Chief Executive Patrick Tillieux told Reuters by telephone, … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | DISNEY+ Content To Make Exclusive Middle East Debut On OSN