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Saudi says intercepts and destroys ballistic missile from Yemen

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DUBAI Saudi Arabia has intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from Yemen and a Saudi-led military coalition said late on Monday it may be forced to reconsider a truce that has been place since April.

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Saudi says intercepts and destroys ballistic missile from Yemen 31 May 2016

DUBAI Saudi Arabia has intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from Yemen and a Saudi-led military coalition said late on Monday it may be forced to reconsider a truce that has been place since April.

UPDATE 1-Saudi says intercepts and destroys ballistic missile from Yemen 31 May 2016

DUBAI, May 31 Saudi Arabia has intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from Yemen and a Saudi-led military coalition said late on Monday it may be forced to reconsider a truce that has been place since April.

Saudi's Bank Al Jazira prices 2 bln riyal capital-boosting sukuk -source 31 May 2016

DUBAI, May 31 Saudi Arabia's Bank Al Jazira has priced a 2 billion riyal ($533 million) sukuk issue that will boost the lender's capital reserves, a source aware of the matter said on Tuesday.

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi petrochemical shares lift bourse, other Gulf weak 31 May 2016

DUBAI, May 31 A rebound in Saudi Arabian petrochemical shares helped lift the index in early trade on Tuesday, while other Gulf bourses were weak.

Saudi says intercepts and destroys ballistic missile from Yemen 31 May 2016

DUBAI, May 31 Saudi Arabia has intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from Yemen and a Saudi-led military coalition said in a statement late on Monday it may be forced to reconsider a truce that has been place since April.

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Iran says its pilgrims will not attend haj in Saudi Arabia 29 May 2016

DUBAI Iran's Haj and Pilgrimage Organisation said on Sunday the country's pilgrims would not attend the annual Muslim haj pilgrimage, blaming regional rival Saudi Arabia for "sabotage" and failing to guarantee the safety of pilgrims.

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Saudi Aramco says discovers new fields, to continue energy investments 27 May 2016

KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia's state oil giant Aramco discovered new oil and gas fields last year and the kingdom is committed to continue investing in its energy sector to meet future demand, its new energy minister said.

CORRECTED-Saudi Aramco says discovers new fields, to continue energy investments 27 May 2016

KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, May 27 Saudi Arabia's state oil giant Aramco discovered new oil and gas fields last year and the kingdom is committed to continue investing in its energy sector to meet future demand, its new energy minister said.

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Saudi Aramco says discovers new fields, to continue energy investments 27 May 2016

KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia's state oil giant Aramco discovered new oil and gas fields last year and the kingdom is committed to continue investing in its energy sector to meet future demand, its new energy minister said.

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Fear for civilians as IS halts Iraqi army at gates of Falluja

CAMP TARIQ, Iraq Islamic State fighters halted an Iraqi army assault on the city of Falluja with a counter-attack at its southern gates on Tuesday, while the United Nations warned of peril for civilians trapped in the city and used by militants as human shields. | Video