KUALA LUMPUR/RIYADH Leaders from many Islamic nations including Turkey and Iran gathered in Malaysia on Wednesday to tackle issues that have agitated Muslims worldwide, but the summit was snubbed by Saudi Arabia and its close ally Pakistan.
RIYADH/DOHA Qatar's foreign minister said recent talks had broken a protracted stalemate with Saudi Arabia and that Doha would study demands by its Gulf rivals but not turn its back on ally Turkey.
RIYADH/DUBAI Saudi Aramco shares surged the maximum permitted 10% above their IPO price on their Riyadh stock market debut on Wednesday, in a move hailed by the government as a vindication of its towering $2 trillion (£1.56 trillion) valuation of the state oil company. | Video
Riad/Dubai Der Erdölgigant Saudi Aramco hat den größten Börsengang aller Zeiten über die Bühne gebracht - mit einem Kurssprung von zehn Prozent am ersten Handelstag.
RIYADH Qatar's premier attended an annual Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, its highest representation since 2017, but there was no public mention of a 2-1/2 year boycott by its neighbours despite hints of a thaw.
RIYADH For decades, criminals in Saudi Arabia were lined up after Friday prayers at a central Riyadh plaza and beheaded by sword in a gruesome public spectacle overseen by the religious police.
RIYADH Restaurants in Saudi Arabia will no longer need to maintain entrances segregated by sex, the authorities said on Sunday, further eroding some of the world's strictest social rules as sweeping reforms take hold.
RIYADH, Dec 8 Restaurants in Saudi Arabia will
no longer need to maintain entrances segregated by sex, the
authorities said on Sunday, further eroding some of the world's
strictest social rules as sweeping reforms take hold.
LONDON/RIYADH Saudi Aramco is looking to buy insurance against war and terror attacks after a damaging drone and missile attack on some of its oil facilities in September, two sources told Reuters.
RIYADH Saudi Arabian authorities have released 11 citizens who were detained for several days last month for questioning over suspected links to foreign entities, a Saudi official told Reuters.