BREAKING NEWS |Missiles Intercepted Above Saudi Arabian Cities Riyadh, Jazan

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – At least two missiles have been intercepted above Saudi Arabia’s capital of Riyadh, Al Arabia’s correspondent reported. At least one missile was also intercepted over the southern city of Jazan, according Al Arabiya sources. ‘Loud explosions were heard across the northern areas of Riyadh and sources confirmed it was after … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS |Missiles Intercepted Above Saudi Arabian Cities Riyadh, Jazan

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Orders Lockdown in Riyadh, Mecca, Medina

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Residents in Saudi Arabia are banned from entering or exiting Riyadh, Mecca and Medina, as of Thursday, according to new coronavirus prevention measures approved by King Salman bin Abdulazizi. King Salman also approved a measure that bans residents in the Kingdom’s 12 regions from traveling between different areas. In a … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Orders Lockdown in Riyadh, Mecca, Medina

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Convene Virtual G20 Leaders Summit Next Week

RIYADH | Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday it would convene a virtual summit next week bringing together the leaders from the Group of 20 major economies (G20) to address the coronavirus pandemic. ‘G20 leaders will put forward a coordinated set of policies to protect people and safeguard the global economy’, the Saudi secretariat said in … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Convene Virtual G20 Leaders Summit Next Week

BREAKING NEWS | Gulf States Extend Coronavirus Precautions To Bourses, Shipping, Arcades

 RIYADH - Gulf Arab states expanded measures to contain the spread of coronavirus on Sunday with Oman banning open ship-to-ship transfers with Iranian vessels, Abu Dhabi’s bourse closing trading halls and Dubai shuttering cinemas, gyms and arcades. Citizens and residents in Kuwait, which went into virtual lockdown on Thursday, had their temperatures tested before entering … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Gulf States Extend Coronavirus Precautions To Bourses, Shipping, Arcades

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Announces 17 News Cases Of Coronavirus

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health announced 17 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday. These cases included 11 citizens who had traveled to countries including Iran, Italy and the U.K. Four other citizens and an American resident were infected after coming into contact with previously reported cases. A French resident who had traveled to … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Saudi Arabia Announces 17 News Cases Of Coronavirus

TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Arabia Sets 72-Hour Deadline To Return To Kingdom Amid Coronavirus Fears

RIYADH  - The Saudi government has given nationals who wish to return to the Kingdom three days to make their journey from the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, Saudi Arabia’s consulates announced on Tuesday. Nationals can take Saudi flights from Dubai airport during the next three days. Alternatively, Saudis can enter through Al-Batha border checkpoint … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Arabia Sets 72-Hour Deadline To Return To Kingdom Amid Coronavirus Fears

TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Fine People Hiding Health Details On Entry

RIYADH  - Saudi Arabia will impose a fine of up to 500,000 riyals ($133,000) on people who do not disclose their health-related information and travel details at entry points, a statement from the kingdom’s public prospector said on Monday. Saudi Arabia imposed on Sunday a temporary lockdown on its eastern oil-producing province of Qatif, after … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Arabia To Fine People Hiding Health Details On Entry