Story competition

Dear Readers, We are starting a story competition. The story develops and grows as lines are added, one at a time, by readers. A reader may contribute as many lines as he or she wants, but only one … [Read more...]

Alcohol and music instruments seized at the party

Saudi Arabia’s Religious Police has arrested three Saudi men and one Saudi woman, 15 Filipinas and 9 Sri Lankans for holding and participating in a depraved party organised by Saudi. Alcohol and … [Read more...]

Video: Girls driven home in car boot

The video posted on the social media shows three school girls sitting in the boot of the car with their legs dangling. According to media users, the girls were being driven home after their elementary … [Read more...]

Adapting the social contract lies at the heart of achieving productive, sustainable Arab employment

The Rethinking Arab Employment report says the Arab world’s prospects for economic growth would improve if young people were given more control of their own career paths Report’s analysis of the … [Read more...]

Jubail tenders to be awarded this year

The three signal and telecommunications tenders for railways connecting Jubail with Damman, Ras Al Khair and Wa’ad Al Shamal should be tendered immediately, said Bashar K. Al Malek, Projects Director, … [Read more...]

A weekend in the heritage Dubai

Bur Dubai, the working heart of historic Dubai is flanked by Al Bastakiya and the Heritage area. Al Bastakiya possesses some wonderful cultural and architectural features: the Hindu temple and Shia … [Read more...]

TASI slides to one month low

The Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) slides to 10,145.38 at the end of Sunday 12th October from its highest 11,149.36 on 9th September this year.  The decline is associated to the global panic … [Read more...]

Growth projection for Saudi Arabia increased

Washington-- Image: International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde. AP Growth in the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states is projected to remain strong at an average … [Read more...]

Haj pilgrims continuously display solidarity towards their fellows

Haj pilgrims continuously display solidarity towards their fellows. Image: An Egyptian pilgrim who carried an older man during Haj on his back. By Emad Al-Husseini This year the attention of … [Read more...]

Rockefeller Fund foresees continued rapid growth of renewable energy market

While politicians dithered, investment funds acted The Rockefeller Brothers Fund plans to divest from fossil fuels in favour of alternative energy.  The Fund has begun the process of disinvestment … [Read more...]