Business

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund is Launching an Entertainment Firm

Hollywood, watch out. Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) announced plans to develop a company to expand the Kingdom’s entertainment investment sector. The entertainment firm, which...

Makkah Techno Valley is home to TAWSEEL, one of the most downloaded apps in...

Silicon Valley is known by people all over the world as being based in California. But if the highly emerging technology field in Saudi...

Shihana Alazzaz: A Trailblazer for Female Lawyers in Saudi Arabia, and Beyond

Shihana Alazzaz is one of the first women licensed to practice law in Saudi Arabia. She is now sharing her passion by mentoring other...

Counterterrorism

Strengthening U.S.-Saudi Military Cooperation with ‘Earnest Leader 2017’ Exercise

Royal Saudi Land Forces and U.S. Army personnel have taken another step to promote military cooperation, peacekeeping and participation in regional security programs. From...

Anti-Terror Measures: Saudi Arabia, Allies Add Names to Terror List

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Republic of Egypt announced the designation of nine entities...

Saudi Television Challenges Extremism in Anti-ISIS Series

In the fight against extremism, mass media is a powerful tool. Broadcast into every home, television in particular has the ability to spark conversations...

Culture

Saudi Arabia’s World Cup Qualification is a Boost for the Kingdom’s Soccer Clubs

The Saudi Green Falcons have a 1-0 victory over Japan under their belt, officially securing their place in the World Cup. Fahad Al-Muwallad scored the...

Saudi Archaeological Treasures Return Home after Global Tour

The “Roads of Arabia” exhibition, a display of Saudi archaeological treasures, is finally returning to Riyadh after a whirlwind global tour. The highly anticipated exhibition...

Saudi Arabia Zeroes in on Women’s Sports

This summer, Saudi Arabia announced physical education would be a part of girls’ school curriculum. Now, the country is moving steadily ahead: implementing systems and...

Energy

Saudi Arabia is Going Low-Carbon

With new partnerships in stow, Saudi Arabia is moving toward a low-carbon economy. Saudi Arabia’s national petroleum and natural gas giant Saudi Aramco has recruited...

Saudi Arabia’s Plan to Go Solar

With solar energy expected to lead the renewables drive, Saudi Arabia's Energy Ministry is drawing up an incentive program to encourage both companies and...

Sadara Chemical Co. Marks Landmark Commissioning of Chemical Plants

With Vision 2030 as the guiding force, Saudi Arabia has carved substantial inroads in building out the Kingdom’s public-private partnerships. Sadara Chemical Company’s commissioning...

Government

Prince Khalid bin Salman Officially Begins Assignment as Saudi Ambassador to the U.S.

HRH Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud officially began his tenure as the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the...

British High Court: Saudi-Led Coalition in Yemen Has Upheld International Humanitarian Law

A judgment issued today by the British High Court of Justice rejected claims that the Saudi-led Coalition Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen has violated international humanitarian...

A Young Prince is at the Helm of Saudi Arabia’s Transformation

Two-thirds of the Saudi population is under 35, and a new Saudi leadership is increasingly reflecting the rise of a young generation, starting with the...

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