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Saudi Arabia has some of the world's tightest restrictions on women. (Fayez Nureldine/ AFP)
February 18, 2018 - 10:45 GMT
The Saudi Ministry of Commerce announced on Twitter that women in Saudi Arabia will no longer need their male guardian’s permission to start a business.
Vice President and Finance Minister of Switzerland Ueli Maurer arrived in the Saudi capital with a high-level delegation of Swiss bankers and diplomats to hold talks with senior Saudi officials/AFP
February 18, 2018 - 10:10 GMT
Vice President and Finance Minister of Switzerland Ueli Maurer arrived in the Saudi capital on Saturday with a high-level delegation of Swiss bankers and diplomats to hold talks with senior Saudi officials, including financial regulators and bankers.
Saudi women do not need the permission of a male guardian to start their own business, according to the Ministry of Commerce and Investment/ AFP
February 18, 2018 - 09:21 GMT
Saudi women do not need the permission of a male guardian to start their own business, according to the Ministry of Commerce and Investment.
Godwin Mensha (Photo: Tehran Times)
February 16, 2018 - 20:25 GMT
Nigerian media reports suggest that Qatari and Saudi Arabian football clubs have shown interest in signing Persepolis’s striker Godwin Mensha.
In this article, Rabih Haidar of LinkedIn Talent Solutions, offers five tips for using LinkedIn to find a job. (File photo)
February 15, 2018 - 11:55 GMT
In this article, Rabih Haidar of LinkedIn Talent Solutions, offers five tips for using LinkedIn to find a job.
Oil prices continued to rise on Thursday, after a lower than expected rise in U.S. inventories and Saudi renewed commitment to curtail production. (File photo)
February 15, 2018 - 10:48 GMT
Oil prices continued to rise on Thursday, after a lower than expected rise in U.S. inventories and Saudi renewed commitment to curtail production.
Saudi Minister of Energy Khalid Al-Falih. (AFP/ File)
February 15, 2018 - 10:28 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to double its natural gas production to 23 billion cubic feet per day in the next 10 years, Minister of Energy Khalid Al-Falih said on Wednesday.
The new tax comes on top of the value-added tax (VAT) and the already existing service tax. (File photo)
February 15, 2018 - 09:28 GMT
Guests staying in hotels and furnished apartments in Saudi Arabia will now have to pay more on room tariff by way of a newly-introduced municipality tax.
Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah (C) stands next to Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, EU Foreign Policy Chief Frederica Mogherini, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as they pose with other officials for a group photo on the second day of an international conference for reconstruction of Iraq , in Kuwait City, on Feb. 14, 2018 (YASSER AL-ZAYYAT / AFP)
February 14, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday collectively pledged $3 billion for the reconstruction of post-ISIS Iraq.
Photo: The AFC
February 13, 2018 - 20:26 GMT
The last two AFC Champions League runners-up, Al Hilal and Al Ain, started their 2018 campaign with a goalless draw in Group D on Tuesday.
The new Jeddah Downtown. (Courtesy of The Saudi Gazette)
February 13, 2018 - 11:48 GMT
Here are the 10 highest value development projects in Saudi Arabia, according to the latest ‘Top Projects in Saudi Arabia’ report prepared by the BNC Network.
Saudi club Al-Ahli's Saleh Mohammed al-Jaman (R) fights for the ball with Mohammad Iranpourian (L) of Iranian club Tractorsazi Tabriz during their Asian Champions League football match on February 12, 2018 at the AL-Seeb stadium in Muscat.
MOHAMMED MAHJOUB / AFP
February 12, 2018 - 18:43 GMT
Mohannad Aseri’s header was the difference as Al Ahli Saudi FC sealed an important 1-0 away win against Tractor Sazi in their 2018 AFC Champions League Group A opener on Monday.
Nawaf Al-Abed has played more than 100 times for Al-Hilal
February 12, 2018 - 16:09 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s World Cup preparations have been given a boost following the news that Nawaf Al-Abed has returned to the Kingdom to step up his recovery following surgery.
The report, by Arabian Travel Market (ATM), found that religious tourism in the kingdom is still driving demand. (AFP)
February 12, 2018 - 11:41 GMT
According to a report, recent reforms in Saudi Arabia will drive growth in the hospitality market by 13.5 percent over the next few years.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman has given the water sector a boost with $46.6 million to spend each year on mobile desalination plants. (File photo)
February 11, 2018 - 12:11 GMT
Saudi Arabia's King Salman has given the water sector a boost with $46.6 million to spend each year on mobile desalination plants.
Turki Bin Abdulmohsin Al Al-Sheikh (Photo: Saudi Gazette)
February 09, 2018 - 23:22 GMT
The Kingdom's second tier football has been renamed as the Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman League.