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  1. Saudi EPC project worth Rs 3,624 cr goes to IVRCLRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Infrastructure firm IVRCL today said it has bagged a project worth 2.196 billion Saudi Arabian riyal to construct residential complexes in Saudi Arabia. "IVRCL has bagged a turnkey EPC project worth SAR 2.196 billion from the Ministry of Interior-Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ," the company said in a regulatory filing.

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  2. Americans Among The Many Families Escaping Chaos In YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | WGBH

    Traveling with the State Department in Africa, you feel like you're traveling in countries without people. Traffic-clogged roads are cleared in advance by security services.

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  3. EMC Redefine IT Tour comes to industrial centers of KSARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | AME Info

    Series of one day events across KSA cities aimed at helping organizations leverage cloud, social, mobile and big data to drive industrial growth. EMC has announced the successful opening of the EMC Redefine IT Tour aimed at driving IT Transformation across five key cities in Saudi Arabia with the first edition of the event being hosted in Al Khobar and Al Jubail.

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  4. Major sandstorm overtakes parts of Dubai and Saudi Arabia disrupts flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Big News Network.com

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  5. Saudia suspends flights to NajranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Peninsula

    JEDDAH: Saudi Arabian Airlines has announced a second suspension of all its flights to and from Najran until further notice, in compliance with a directive issued by the General Authority for Civil Aviation , according to a message posted on its Twitter account. The new ban has been attributed to the poor security situation in areas close to Najran, reported a local daily .

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  6. Saudi Arabia: MoH launches emergency health plan in the southRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    Due to the ongoing "Operation Decisive Storm," the Health Ministry has unveiled a comprehensive emergency health plan in the southern part of the Kingdom near the Yemen border. The new plan was initiated following a proposal made by Health Minister Ahmed Al-Khateeb , who is currently visiting the Asir, Jazan, Najran, Wadi Dawasir and Abha regions.

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  7. Houthi targets hit as Saudis gain 'air supremacy'...boots if neededRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, March 27, : The Saudi-led "Operation Decisive Storm" continued to target Houthi militias and troops loyal to Yemen's ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh, as more regional and international support was announced. Renewed air strikes were launched late Thursday targeting camps of the Special Forces and the Republican Guard Corps in Arhab district to the north of Sanaa, an air defense camp to west of Sanaa, and a number of Houthi camps in Sa'ada, Al-Hudaydah and Al-Dhale'.

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  8. Saudi Arabia resumes flights to southern regionRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Big News Network.com

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  9. Saudi halts flights at airports near Yemen borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Saudi Arabia halted flights at seven airports near the Yemeni border on Thursday, as it launched air strikes against Huthi rebels in its southern neighbour, the civil aviation department said. "The General Authority of Civil Aviation of Saudi Arabia announced a temporary suspension of international and domestic flights to and from airports in the south of the kingdom," from dawn on Thursday, the department said in a statement.

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  10. Saudi suspends flights at southern airports amid Yemen strikesRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Reuters

    Saudi Arabia has suspended international and domestic flights at seven airports in its south, aviation authorities said on Thursday after Riyadh and allied Gulf governments launched air strikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen. The airports affected include Jizan, Abha and Wadi al- Dawaser, the General Authority of Civil Aviation said in a brief statement.

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  11. Saudi Arabia suspends flights at southern airports as Iran demands halt to Yemen strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Straits Times

    Saudi Arabia has suspended international and domestic flights at seven airports in its south, the aviation authorities said on Thursday after Riyadh and allied Gulf governments launched air strikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen. The airports affected include Jizan, Abha and Wadi al- Dawaser, the General Authority of Civil Aviation said in a brief statement.

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  12. GOIC signs MoU with Abha Chamber of Commerce and IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | AME Info

    In an effort to promote the industrial sector in GCC countries and in light of GOIC's role as a house of broad expertise and know-how offering consulting services to all industrial entities in the Gulf in order to encourage and develop Gulf industries, the Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding with Abha Chamber of Commerce and Industry to support and boost industrial investments in 'Asir Region in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The MoU was signed in Doha, Qatar in the presence of HE Dr. Khalid Bin Saeed Al-Qahtani, Vice Chairman of the Chamber, Mr. Abdullah Al-Zahrani, Acting Secretary General of the Chamber and Mr. Mohammed Al-Shaarawi, economic advisor.

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  13. Saudi beheaded for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Nation

    A Saudi convicted of shooting dead a compatriot was beheaded on Sunday, bringing to 35 the number of death sentences carried out in the kingdom this year. Mahdi Khalaf al-Shamrani was found guilty of killing Saeed Msaed al-Aklabi following a dispute over land, the interior ministry said.

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  14. Recent Study: MoT - Abha to Beesh Dual Carriageway - Saudi Arabia - Construction Project ProfileRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    World Market Intelligence's "MoT - Abha to Beesh Dual Carriageway - Saudi Arabia - Construction Project Profile" report utilizes a wide range of primary and secondary sources, which are analyzed and presented in a consistent and easily accessible format. World Market Intelligence strictly follows a standardized research methodology to ensure high levels of data quality and these characteristics guarantee a unique report.

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  15. 7 things to look for at Scottsdale Arabian Horse ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1Di4W7e Free barn tours give the public a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to enter the world's most pretigious show Many of the 2,500 horses are fierce competitors with strings of championship wins and are as protected as any NFL quarterback. The 60th anniversary of the show is Feb. 12-22 at WestWorld.

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  16. Indians get new passport, visa centres in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Outsourcing agency VFS Global will open three new centres in Saudi Arabia to facilitate better passport, visa and consular services for Indians, a media report said Monday. "We are pleased to announce the commencement of our new passport/visa/consular outsourcing services from Jan 1, 2015," the Indian Consulate in Jeddah said in a press release Sunday.

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  17. Keep Your Abaya Inside the Ride at All TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Hyperallergic

    In the Arab world, it's not an easy task to voice an opinion that goes against the cultural norm. The average person would usually be shunned for doing so, often persecuted.

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  18. Saudia A320 at Abha on Jul 6th 2014, hard landingRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | AVHerald

    A Saudi Arabian Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration HZ-AS41 performing flight SV-1655 from Riyadh to Abha , landed in Abha at 08:20L but touched down hard. The aircraft rolled out without further incident and taxied to the terminal.

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  19. Saudi beheads killer who donned women's clothesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Times of India

    Qarni was initially arrested on other charges and was transported in an official vehicle by the soldier and a member of the Muttawa religious police. RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Wednesday executed a man who donned women's clothing in a bid to escape after shooting dead a soldier and police officer, state media said.

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  20. Air Arabia launches 11th route in Saudi Arabia to Al JoufRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | AME Info

    Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier, announced the launch of non-stop service to Al Jouf, one of the compelling tourist destinations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia defined by a diverse natural environment, cultural landmarks and historic sites. Al Jouf is the 11th destination of Air Arabia in the Kingdom.

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