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The Daily Star
Saudi Arabia begins gene mapping to research diseases
Saudi medical staff pass by a board announcing a three-day-international conference on mass gathering medicine on September 21, 2013 in Riyadh.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
3 OFWs recovering after Saudi road crash
MANILA Three Filipino workers are recuperating from injuries they sustained following a vehicular accident that claimed the life of one of their compatriots in Saudi Arabia.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Meeting Nelson Mandela
I met Mr Nelson Mandela in March 2004 when he visited Saudi Arabia. At that time I was serving as a Diplomat at the South African Embassy in Riyadh and had the privilege to accompany him during his visit and the opportunity to take some pictures of him.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Hajj: A pilgrim's journey
Every year, millions of Muslims from all over the world gather in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for the world's largest gathering of people.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Corporate Social Responsibility Takes Center Stage in Saudi Arabia
Business leaders who attended last week's three-day CSR Saudi Arabia 2013 Conference were encouraged to participate in a new multi-sector initiative that has been designed to improve employment prospects and promote civic engagement among Saudi youth.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Corker Hears Saudi Concerns On Syria And Iran
Senator Bob Corker meets with Prince Bandar bin Sultan, Saudi Arabia's Chief of General Intelligence, in Riyadh.
Saudis look to private businesses for...
Saudi Arabia, the largest Arab economy, urgently needs to create new jobs in the coming years for the millions of young people expected to enter the kingdom's workforce, Saudi business leaders and the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia demands probe into drowning of diplomat in Sri Lanka
Dec 03, Riyadh: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has demanded a probe into Sunday's drowning death of a Saudi diplomat in a swimming pool of an apartment complex in Colombo.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Pregnant woman with MERS gives birth by emergency C-section
The World Health Organization says a man, his wife who recently gave birth and their eight-year-old son have tested positive for MERS in the United Arab Emirates.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
PAL expands Middle East route
National flag carrier Philippines Airlines , jointly owned by taipan Lucio Tan and diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. , is flying back to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia starting today to serve 1.8 million Filipinos living and working in the region.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Franklin University aids Saudis' education push
Bolstered by enormous oil wealth, Saudi Arabia is expanding its university system, exposing young Saudis to education abroad and recruiting international talent to teach there.
Women driver ban guards against evil: Saudi top cleric
The grand mufti of Saudi Arabia said a ban on women driving in the conservative Gulf state protects society from "evil", in remarks published in the press on Thursday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
What an accomplishment! Dubai leads the region in shopping space
Global property adviser CBRE earlier this year ranked Dubai as the second most important destination for retailers in the world, with London occupying the top spot.
World Health Organization
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update
WHO has been informed of an additional three laboratory-confirmed cases of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in Saudi Arabia.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Saudi woman embraces year abroad at MU
After parking the car at a cockeyed angle between two painted yellow lines, Haneen Mohammed takes her foot off the brake and her hands off the steering wheel.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Just Released: "Saudi Arabia Tourism Report Q4 2013"
The Saudi Arabia Tourism Report examines the significant long-term potential offered by the tourism industry, but highlights the potential downward pressure that regional uncertainty could have on arrival numbers as the political landscape changes.
New airline routes launched
Walta Information Centre
Dr. Tedros visits returnees at Civil Service College - Friday, 22 November 2013 11:15
Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom visited Ethiopian migrants who have returned from Saudi Arabia yesterday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Sehr Kamran terminated from school post over irregularities
PPP Senator, Sehr Kamran has been removed from her school post in Saudi Arabia over gross financial irregularities; however, she has refused to abide by embassy orders.
The Star Press
Saudi, Chinese students flock to BSU
Thanks to China and Saudi Arabia, Ball State University enrolled a record number of international students this fall.