What Overturning the Ban on Female Drivers
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The New YorkerWhat Overturning the Ban on Female Drivers Means for Saudi Arabia and the WorldThe New YorkerIn 2007, on my first trip to Saudi Arabia, I spent more than two months interviewing dozens of female students at three Saudi universities. Rather pedantically, I made a point of asking each young woman what she thought about a petition that the Saudi ...China will 'compel' Saudi Arabia to trade oil in yuan — and that's ...CNBCSaudi Arabia's new kingdom: 'Reform accelerated by repression'The New ArabSaudi Arabia preparing tougher rules for insurers — sourcesgulfnews.comNew Republic -Bloomberg -ArabianBusiness.comall 138 news articles »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 10:54 am
Careem holds recruitment session for women
Al-ArabiyaCareem holds recruitment session for women drivers in Saudi ArabiaAl-ArabiyaAuthorities have highlighted the economic benefits of the reform as the kingdom deals with a protracted oil slump; Saudi families would no longer need foreign chauffeurs, often a major source of domestic financial strain. Riyadh is moving to bring ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 8:28 am
CESI: Saudi Arabia has Potential to Lead
Asharq Al-awsat EnglishCESI: Saudi Arabia has Potential to Lead Regional Energy ProductionAsharq Al-awsat EnglishRiyadh — Italian Chief Executive Officer of CESI Matteo Codazzi said that Saudi Arabia enjoys all the conditions needed to become a leading energy production giant—especially in light of its ambitious programs on technology and localization of the ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 4:54 am
Saudi Arabia bans 'nightwear' in sport
BBC NewsSaudi Arabia bans 'nightwear' in sport stadiumsBBC NewsSince the ban was announced on 10 October, the hashtag "banning nightwear in stadiums" has been used close to 60,000 times on Twitter. The decision appears to be an attempt by Saudi authorities to stop men from wearing a loose, short-sleeved robe - a ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 4:53 am
Why US and Saudi Arabia Back Rohingya in
Center for Research on GlobalizationWhy US and Saudi Arabia Back Rohingya in MyanmarCenter for Research on GlobalizationThe group carrying out armed resistance in Myanmar, known as Harakah al-Yaqin (HaY, Faith Movement in Arabic) and now called the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, is headquartered in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Ataullah abu Ammar Junjuni, a Pakistani ...and more »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 11:13 pm
How resilient is Saudi Arabia to a prolonged
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The renewed drop in oil prices has once again sparked debate about the political and economic repercussions for the oil producing states in the Persian Gulf. Sharp falls in government revenues look set to produce budget deficits in all six of the Gulf ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:20 am
Saudi Arabia executes 4 people, bringing
This comes the day after Amnesty global published a highly critical 43-page report on judicial killings in Saudi Arabia. It added that some have been convicted “solely on the basis of “confessions” obtained under duress or involving deception”.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:39 am
Why Did It Take Saudi Arabia 20 Years to
After a 20-year manhunt, the Saudis have captured the man behind a deadly 1996 terrorist attack on American airmen in the kingdom. The case will raise questions about Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's role in the murder of 19 US service members.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:18 am
Serving in Saudi Arabia: Al Ahly icon Taha
Across six days in 1967, the landscape of the Middle East was drastically changed as the Arab-Israeli conflict left the region bloodied and divided. As Israeli forces stormed the Egypt-controlled Gaza Strip and air attacks decimated the West Bank, the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:15 am
Cheap oil tests Saudi Arabia's economy
Cheap oil tests Saudi Arabia's economy Ecstrat's Emad Mostaque discusses how lower oil prices are testing Saudi Arabia's economy with Bloomberg's Alix Steel and Joe Weisenthal on "What'd You Miss?" Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:13 pm