Oman Imposes Strict COVID-19 Measures During Ramadan

Oman will be imposing strict measure during the holy month of Ramadan to limit the spread of the coronavirus, the country’s health ministry announced on Monday. Ramadan – which will start on April 13 or 14 pending the moon sighting – is the month when Muslim fast from sunrise to sunset. It is often celebrated … More Oman Imposes Strict COVID-19 Measures During Ramadan

Oman Blocks Audio App Clubhouse Citing Lack Of Permit, But Some Fear Censorship

Oman blocked U.S. audio app Clubhouse on Sunday because it did not have the right permit,  authorities said, but some activists described the move as a further erosion of freedom of expression in the Gulf state. The government did not response immediately to a request for comment, but the telecoms regulator told WAF news website … More Oman Blocks Audio App Clubhouse Citing Lack Of Permit, But Some Fear Censorship

Jordan’s King Abdullah II Received in Riyadh By Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held a meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan in the capital Riyadh on Monday, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. During the meeting they reviewed relations between the two countries, aspects of joint cooperation in various fields and promising opportunities to further develop then in a way that … More Jordan’s King Abdullah II Received in Riyadh By Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Saudi FM Arrives In Qatar For Official Visit

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan arrived in Qatar’s capital Doha on Monday for an official visit, according to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA). The Saudi FM held talks with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh bin Hamad al – Thani and Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, Qatar’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister … More Saudi FM Arrives In Qatar For Official Visit

Saudi Arabia Crown’s Prince Launces Soudah Develop Company With Investment Of SR 11 Billion

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has announced the launch of Soudah Development Company (SDC) in the Asir region that will lead the development of a luxury mountain destination and will infuse $3 billion (SAR 11 billion) into infrastructure and tourism projects, according to a statement. The statement added that the  new entry is … More Saudi Arabia Crown’s Prince Launces Soudah Develop Company With Investment Of SR 11 Billion

Kuwait To Allow Non – Kuwaiti Citizens To Enter The Country Starting Feb 21- Statement

Kuwait will allow non – Kuwaiti citizens to enter the country starting Feb.21 with some new procedures, the civil aviation authority said in a statement late on Friday. Travelers arriving on direct flight from high risk countries will have to resort to institutional quarantine in one of the local hotels for 14 days, while travellers … More Kuwait To Allow Non – Kuwaiti Citizens To Enter The Country Starting Feb 21- Statement

Saudi Arabia To Invest More Than $20 Billion In Its Military Industry Over Next Decade

Saudi Arabia will invest more than $20 billion in its domestic military industry over the next decade as part of aggressive plans to boost local military spending, the head of the kingdom’s military industry regulator said on Saturday. The Gulf state wants to develop and manufacture more weapons and military systems domestically, aiming to spend … More Saudi Arabia To Invest More Than $20 Billion In Its Military Industry Over Next Decade

NEWS ALERT | Oman To Get Its First Crown Prince In Constitutional Overhaul

MILAN – – Oman’s sultan announced on Monday  a constitutional shakeup that includes the appointment of crown price for the first time and new rules on how parliament will work, state media said. A new basic law issued by Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq al – Said also emphasizes the role of the state in guaranteeing … More NEWS ALERT | Oman To Get Its First Crown Prince In Constitutional Overhaul

BREAKING NEWS |King Salman Invites Gulf Leaders For Riyadh Summit

RIYADH – – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has formally invited leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for the 41st group summit being held in Riyadh on January 5 next year. The invitation was sent through GCC Secretary – General Dr. Nayef Falah, a statement from the group said. Among the first to receive the … More BREAKING NEWS |King Salman Invites Gulf Leaders For Riyadh Summit

NEWS ALERT | Kuwait Names New Oil, Finance Ministers In Government Approved By New Emir

RIYADH – – Kuwait’s emir on Monday approved the formation of a new cabinet that replaced the outgoing oil and finance ministers in the OPEC member state, the government communications office said. Mohammad Abdulatif al – Fares was named oil, electricity and water minister Khaled al – Fadhel, it said in a Twitter post. Khalifa … More NEWS ALERT | Kuwait Names New Oil, Finance Ministers In Government Approved By New Emir