Saudi Arabian Grand Prix To Go Ahead As Planned, Say Organizers

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – Formula One’s Saudi Arabian Grand Prix will go ahead as planned, organizers said on Friday following attacks on a facility owned by oil giant Aramco near the racetrack in Jeddah. Yemen’s Iran – backed Houthis said they launched attacks on Saudi energy facilities on Friday and the Arab coalition said Aramco’s … More Saudi Arabian Grand Prix To Go Ahead As Planned, Say Organizers

Saudi Aramco Storage Facility Targeted By Houthi Attack, Causing Fire

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Yemen’s Houthis said they launched attacks on Saudi energy facilities on Friday and the Saudi – led coalition said oil giant Aramco’s petroleum products distribution station in Jeddah was hit, causing a fire in two storage tanks but no causalities. A huge plume of black smoke could be seen rising over … More Saudi Aramco Storage Facility Targeted By Houthi Attack, Causing Fire

Red Sea International Film Festival Announces Second Edition

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The second edition of the Red Sea International Film Festival will take place from Dec. 1-10 this years, organizers said. It follows the event’s successful inaugural edition late last year, which presented 138 films to more than 30,000 filmgoers who came out to celebrate the landmark festival in Jeddah. ‘We are … More Red Sea International Film Festival Announces Second Edition

Justin Bieber in Saudi Arabia: Pop Star To Headline F1 post – race concert in Jeddah

PARIS, France – Justin Bieber will be performing in Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah on December 5, headlining a concert on the sidelines of the Formula 1 stc Saudi Arabian Gran Prix (GP). ‘CALLING ALL BELIEBERS’. Yes, it’s true! @JustinBieber is headlining the stc Saudi Arabian GP post – race concert on Sunday 5 December at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit!’ the F1 stc … More Justin Bieber in Saudi Arabia: Pop Star To Headline F1 post – race concert in Jeddah

Yemen’s Houthi Group Says It Has Attacked Aramco Facilities

Dubai / UAE – – Yemen’s Houthi group attacked oil facilities belonging to Saudi Aramco in Ras Tanura, in the east of the Kingdom, and other locations including Jeddah, on the Red Sea coast, a military spokesman for the Iran – aligned group said on Sunday. The group said it attacked the facilities with drones … More Yemen’s Houthi Group Says It Has Attacked Aramco Facilities

NEWS ALERT | Coronavirus Restrictions Reinstated In Jeddah For 15 Days

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Interior has announced a series of restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Jeddah that will last for 15 days. The restrictions will come into effect from Saturday and are a response to an evaluation of the health situation in the city by the relevant … More NEWS ALERT | Coronavirus Restrictions Reinstated In Jeddah For 15 Days

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia imposes 24-Hour Curfew In Riyadh And Other Cities

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia imposed on Monday a 24-hour curfew in the capital Riyadh and a number of cities effective immediately and until further notice, as a precautionary measure against coronavirus spread, State News Agency (SPA) reported. The cities are Tabuk, Dammam, Dhahran, Al – Hofuf, Jeddah, Taif, Al-Qatif, Al-Khobar. Entry and … More BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia imposes 24-Hour Curfew In Riyadh And Other Cities

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Authorities Lock Down Several Jeddah Neighborhoods

RIYAHD | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi authorities announced a lockdown and a partial curfew in seven neighborhoods of the Red Sea city of Jeddah, starting on Saturday, as part of measures to contain the new coronavirus outbreak, the interior ministry said in a statement. The ministry said residents in those neighborhoods could only go out … More BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Authorities Lock Down Several Jeddah Neighborhoods

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Seizes 5 Million Face Masks From Illegal Hoarders

RIYADH  | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi authorities have seized more than five million medical masks that were illegally stockpiled amid the coronavirus outbreak, state media reported on Sunday. The commerce ministry seized 1.17 million masks from a private store in Halil, northwest of the capital, after authorities Wednesday confiscated more than four million masks stored … More BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Seizes 5 Million Face Masks From Illegal Hoarders

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Shuts Entry And Exit Into Jeddah, Brings Forward Curfew: State News Agency

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia shut down entry and exit into the Jeddah governorate and brought forward a curfew there to begin at 3 p.m. local time (1200 GMT), state news agency SPA said on Sunday. The curfew in Jeddah previously began at 7 p.m. Saudi Arabia applied the same measure to Riyadh, … More BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Shuts Entry And Exit Into Jeddah, Brings Forward Curfew: State News Agency