Saudi Arabia to launch richest T20 cricket league
The Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC), Greg Barckay, has confirmed Saudi Arabia's interest in investing in franchise cricket and cricket as a sport in general, given their previous investments in other sports such as Formula 1 Grand Prix and LIV Golf.The Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC), Greg Barckay, has confirmed Saudi Arabia's interest in investing in franchise cricket and cricket as a sport in general, given their previous investments in other sports such as Formula 1 Grand Prix and LIV Golf.
Prospects for ending Yemen war as Saudi and Iran engage in peace talks
The ongoing Yemen War, which has lasted for eight years, may finally come to an end as Saudi Arabia plans to hold ceasefire talks with Yemen.
CIA chief says US ‘blindsided’ by Saudi-Iran deal
Top diplomats from Tehran and Riyadh met in Beijing on Thursday to reestablish contacts between the longtime rivals
Saudi Arabia makes move towards Russia-China bloc
The Kingdom has approved “partner” status in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Saudi, Iranian FMs plan to meet during Ramadan: Riyadh
Saudi officials have said the meeting is the next step in restoring ties seven years after they were severed.
Syria and Saudi Arabia to Reestablish Diplomatic Ties
Syria and Saudi Arabia have agreed to reopen their embassies after cutting diplomatic ties more than a decade ago. Talks between the two governments have gathered momentum, and the decision follows a landmark agreement to re-establish ties between Saudi Arabia and Iran. The move marks a significant step in Syria's return to the Arab fold.
Saudi announces Ramadan to start Thursday
The kingdom's supreme court ruled on Tuesday evening that the Islamic calendar month of Shaban, which precedes Ramadan, will end on Wednesday, meaning Ramadan will begin the following day, the official Saudi Press Agency reported.
Saudi Arabia launches new national airline
Riyadh Air will serve more than 100 destinations around the world by 2030, making use of the kingdom’s location between Asia, Africa and Europe, state news agency SPA said.
Russian diesel heading to Saudi Arabia
Moscow is reportedly using ship-to-ship transfers to shorten routes and boost exports to new customers
Iran, Saudi to restore ties in major step for Middle East
Riyadh cut ties after Iranian protesters attacked Saudi diplomatic missions in 2016 following the Saudi execution of revered Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr -- just one in a series of flashpoints between the two longstanding rivals.
Turkish central bank receives $5 billion from Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's aid is likely to boost Turkey's declining lira, which has depreciated by almost 30% over past year.
Saudi, Qatar condemn Israel minister’s remarks on Palestinian town
The Saudi foreign ministry expressed its "complete rejection of such racist and irresponsible statements, which reflect the massive violence and extremism the Israeli occupation entity is exercising against the brotherly Palestinians."