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Royal Order Promotes 527 Members at Public Prosecution, Appoints 120 Judges at Justice Ministry

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz ordered the promotion of 527 members of the Public Prosecution authority at different …

Middle East

Meet The New King Of Saudi Arabia

AFP / Getty Images MANDEL NGAN<p>Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah died Friday and was quickly succeeded by his half brother, former Crown Prince Salman. …

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Texas set to pass Iraq, Iran as world's third largest oil producer

Texas's oil industry is set to surpass Iraq and Iran to become the number 3 oil producing region in the world, behind only Russia and Saudi …

Oil

Hodeidah’s Displaced Flee Houthi Oppression, Seek Refuge in Liberated Areas

At least 15,000 Tihama Yemeni families fleeing Houthi oppression in Hodeidah have been displaced and redistributed among liberated districts, …

Middle East

The Model for a Saudi Reformer

Mohammed bin Salman, the young crown prince, has much in common with his legendary grandfather.<p>Riyadh, Saudi Arabia<p>As Mohammed bin Salman begins his second year as crown prince and de facto ruler of Saudi Arabia, it becomes clearer that his role model is his paternal grandfather, Abdul Aziz al …

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Saudi Arabia Approves Formation of Coordination Council with Kuwait

The Saudi Arabia approved on Tuesday the formation of a Saudi-Kuwait coordination council.<p>The decision was announced during a cabinet session in …

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Underlines Sovereignty of Nations, Condemns Foreign Meddling

Saudi Arabia underscored on Tuesday the sovereignty of nations, while condemning meddling in their internal affairs.<p>The Saudi cabinet stressed the …

Middle East

Mohammed bin Salman's reign of terror will not make Saudi Arabia stable

The imprisoning of Islamic scholar Safar al-Hawali is part of Mohammed bin Salman's ongoing crackdown against all independent voices

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Mohammad Bin Salman’s Reforms in Saudi Arabia: Less Than Meets the Eye?

Editor’s Note: A version of this article was originally published by The Interpreter, which is published by the Lowy Institute, an independent, …

Saudi Arabia

King Salman Approves Decisions to Develop, Organize Health Services

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz has approved a number of decisions of the Saudi Health Council to develop and regulate …

Middle East

Saudi King, Crown Prince Condole Pakistan President over Suicide Attack

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, sent …

Middle East

Saudi-South African Statement Stresses Firmness towards Interventions

President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa highly commended the efforts being exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in combating …

Middle East

JUST IN: Saudi Arabia pledges to invest R133 billion in SA energy sector

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ambitious plan to attract $100bn to kick start the country’s struggling economy got a major boost on Thursday, when Saudi …

Business (South Africa)

Radebe welcomes Saudi Arabia’s $10bn investment commitment to SA

JEDDAH - Energy Minister Jeff Radebe has welcomed the commitment by the Saudi Arabian government to invest more than R130 billion in the South …

Cyril Ramaphosa

SA President Ramaphosa woos Saudi Arabia investors

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has implored Saudi Arabian companies to invest more in South Africa, saying his government has moved towards …

South Africa

King Salman, Crown Prince Hold Talks with South Africa President

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz held talks in Jeddah on Thursday with South African President Syril Ramaphosa, reported …

Middle East

Saudi Prince Alwaleed pledges support for crown prince's reforms

1 / 2<p>Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud stands next to Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal during a ceremony of the …

Abdulaziz Al Saud

Two-Day Afghanistan Peace Conference Concludes in Makkah

The two-day international conference of Muslim ulemas on peace in Afghanistan, co-hosted by the Saudi cities of Jeddah and Makkah, concluded on …

Middle East

Saudi King Issues Military Pardon for Officers in Operation Restoring Hope

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz issued a royal decree on Tuesday to pardon military officers in Operation Restoring Hope, …

Middle East

Why Powerful Saudi Crown Prince Still Needs His Father

The influential, yet polarizing, Mohammed bin Salman still relies on his father King Salman's legitimacy and credentials as the country faces …

Mohammed bin Salman

Kuwait, Bahrain, UAE Condemn Terror Shooting in Qassim

Kuwait, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates on Monday reiterated their full support for Saudi Arabia against forces of radicalism, terrorism and …

Middle East

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Saudi Arabia is under intense pressure from US President Donald Trump to flood the oil market and cool prices. The world’s largest exporter claims to have 2m barrels a day of spare production capacity ready to unleash at the behest of its ruler, King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud. Unplugging his …

Oil

King Salman Receives Chancellor of the Exchequer, French Minister of Armed Forces

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul Aziz received at Al-Salam Palace at his office Sunday Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip …

Middle East

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Meets with French Minister of Armed Forces

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, has met in …

Armed Forces

King Salman Orders Treatment for Conjoined Tanzanian Twins at the Kingdom’s Expense

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin AbdulAziz, ordered the treatment of conjoined twins from Tanzania in Saudi Arabia at the expense …

Middle East

Saudi Arabia raised oil output by around 500,000 bpd in June: sources

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has told OPEC it pumped 10.488 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil last month, an increase of 458,000 bpd from the level it said it produced in May, OPEC sources told Reuters on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO: An oil tanker is being loaded at Saudi Aramco's Ras Tanura …

Oil

Bahrain King Praises Saudi, UAE, Kuwait Support

Bahrian ruler King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa praised the positions of the leaders of Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait in supporting his country’s …

Middle East

Crown Prince Meets with US Envoy for War against ISIS

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, met on Wednesday evening with US Special …

Middle East

King Salman Rewards 353 General Auditing Bureau Employees

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, has approved to disburse SR 10 million to 353 employees of the General …

Middle East

Trump's Tweets Hurt Oil Prices More Than Help, StanChart Says

U.S. President Donald Trump’s tweets about OPEC and oil prices are more likely to worry the market and put upward pressure on prices than reassure it.<p>…

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