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Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
October 18, 2017 - 18:06 GMT
Gulf states currently blockading Qatar have tried to woo Kuwait by promising to boycott a football tournament in Doha unless a FIFA ban on Kuwait is lifted.
Dammam, Saudi Arabia - November 17 2008: The Aramco exhibition center /Shutterstock
October 18, 2017 - 13:42 GMT
It’s not that the Saudi Aramco IPO is too big to fail. It’s that it might be too big to happen.
Al-Hilal's starting eleven pose for a group shot ahead of the Asian Champions League semi-final football match between Persepolis and Al-Hilal at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat on October 17, 2017.
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October 17, 2017 - 19:53 GMT
Omar Kharbin and Godwin Menshah each scored a brace as Al Hilal sealed their place in the 2017 AFC Champions League final with a 2-2 draw (6-2 on aggregate) against Persepolis at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in the second leg of the semi-final.
PetroChina and Sinopec, two major Chinese energy companies, said they are willing to take the whole 5 percent in Saudi Aramco, or even more. (AFP/ File)
October 17, 2017 - 12:20 GMT
Two major Chinese energy companies have reportedly moved to buy stakes in Saudi Aramco ahead of its IPO.
Persepolis team
October 17, 2017 - 12:14 GMT
Iran’s Persepolis have been preparing to face Saudi Arabia’s Al-Hilal in the 2nd leg of 2017 AFC Champions League semi-final in Oman’s capital, Muscat.
Egypt's team players sing their country's national anthem during their World Cup 2018 Africa qualifying match between Egypt and Congo at the Borg el-Arab stadium in Alexandria on October 8, 2017.
TAREK ABDEL HAMID / AFP
October 16, 2017 - 19:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia has invited Egypt’s national football team to the Kingdom to perform umrah in recognition of their qualification to the World Cup, Asharq Al-Awsat Newspaper reported.
Sherine singing. (Instagram / sherine)
October 16, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia's entertainment authority says it has cancelled plans for a concert featuring famous Egyptian singer Sherine Abdel Wahab.
The entertainment industry in Medinah has just lost SR200 million ($53.3 million) after a group of investors decided not to invest in the sector. (File photo)
October 16, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The entertainment industry in Medinah has just lost SR200 million ($53.3 million) after a group of investors decided not to invest in the sector.
Kuwait's Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad (AFP/File)
October 16, 2017 - 14:54 GMT
Kuwait's Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad has arrived in Riyadh on a fraternal visit to Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia's commercial courts started operating last month in Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam. (Shutterstock)
October 16, 2017 - 13:26 GMT
The commercial courts were launched to encourage and motivate investment in Saudi Arabia.
The currency flotation has made property prices more affordable for Saudis and Egyptians living abroad. (File photo)
October 16, 2017 - 12:49 GMT
More and more Saudis are buying property in Egypt, with prices starting from $80,000.
The 286 Jazan islands are one of the biggest island groups in the southern part of Red Sea. (AFP)
October 15, 2017 - 13:50 GMT
Saudi Arabia has announced that 286 islands off the Jazan coast will be on the market for tourism investment.
Al-Hujailan expected 400 to 500 high-society women will attend this special event (Photo: SocialMedia)
October 15, 2017 - 13:12 GMT
The #Sherine_in_Riyadh hashtag went viral on Twitter following reported news that Egyptian singer Sherine will give a concert in the Saudi capital.
A daughter of a former Saudi ambassador to Washington, Prince Bandar bin Sultan, Princess Reema is a graduate in museology from an American university (Youtube/Misk Global Forum)
October 15, 2017 - 10:36 GMT
A princess has been named to head a Saudi multi-sports federation, in the latest of a string of such appointments in the Kingdom.
Actor Samir Ghanim. (Twitter)
October 12, 2017 - 12:43 GMT
Egyptian actor Samir Ghanim was forced to combat rumours today that his play was cancelled.
Exemptions for Saudi firms investing in Abu Dhabi will be related to land, lease and rents. (File photo)
October 12, 2017 - 12:31 GMT
Officials announced during the UAE-Saudi Business Forum in Abu Dhabi that Saudi firms investing in Abu Dhabi will be offered special exemptions on lease, rents and land.