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Saudi Arabia expresses hope for stability in Lebanon following violent clashes   -30%

Saudi Arabia has expressed its hope for the stability of Lebanon and support for the Lebanese people following violent clashes on Thursday, the Kingdom’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a

US committed to defense of Saudi Arabia, Blinken tells FM Prince Faisal   20%

The US is committed to the defense of Saudi Arabia, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Thursday ahead of a meeting with his Saudi counterpart Prince Faisal bin Farhan.“It’s a real pleasure to have

Saudi Arabia arrests two people for traffic-caused death, drug possession   50%

Saudi Arabia arrested on Thursday two citizens in Jazan for speed driving, causing a woman’s death and injuring her husband.For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the

Saudi Arabia aims for GDP to reach $1.7 trillion   30%

Saudi Arabia wants its economic output to reach 6.4 trillion riyals ($1.71 trillion), Saudi state TV cited Investment Minister Khalid al-Falih as saying on Wednesday.For the latest headlines, follow

Saudi Arabias mining plan gets $3 bln electric vehicles boost from Australian firm  

An Australian company plans to invest $3 billion in Saudi Arabia in a bet on the metals used in batteries for electric vehicles.EV Metals Group Plc’s spending will be on building plants to process

Saudi Arabia to ask foreign energy companies to up domestic input to 70 pct: Sources  

Saudi Arabia will require foreign firms working in the energy sector, including petrochemicals and water desalination, to boost local input to at least 70 percent in order to secure government

AlArabia receiving numerous requests to expand advertising business regionally: CEO   -4%

Arabian Contracting Services Company (AlArabia) has received numerous requests, including from government agencies, for it to apply the same business model it uses in Saudi Arabia to other markets in

ACWA Power IPO, biggest since Aramco, set for Riyadh trading debut   6%

ACWA Power International, Saudi Arabia’s first $1 billion initial public offering since Aramco, is set to start trading in Riyadh on Monday.The $1.2 billion IPO drew interest from investors looking

Saudi Arabias Riyadh Season to launch RUSH festival for video games  

“RUSH,” a festival for video games, is set to launch during Saudi Arabia’s upcoming Riyadh Season this month, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported Wednesday.The festival will take place from

Saudi Arabia edges off China to remain undefeated in AFC World Cup Qualifiers   20%

Saudi Arabia edged off China during Tuesday night’s World Cup qualifier thanks to a two-goal performance from Sami Al-Naji.The match was played at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in front of 54,000

Saudi Arabia signs Arsene Wenger to coach Saudi football clubs for PSG Riyadh match  

Saudi Arabia has signed French football manager Arsene Wenger to coach the Saudi football teams al-Hilal and al-Nasr for the upcoming Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) match which will take place during

Consortium led by Saudi Arabias PIF officially takes over Newcastle United  

A consortium led by Saudi Arabia’s Public investment fund (PIF) officially took over Newcastle United, the Premier League announced on Thursday.“Following the completion of the Premier League's

Saudi Arabia and Newcastle United: Deal follows Qatari agreement and assurances to Premier League  

After Saudi Arabia resolved a dispute with Qatari broadcaster BeIN Sports, a Saudi-led consortium has taken over Newcastle United. The purchase — condemned by human rights campaigners — could not happen in Germany.

Using Hamas and Hezbollah, Iran feels immune. Israel can change that   10%

When Hamas and Islamic Jihad fire missiles at Tel Aviv, Israel strikes targets in Gaza. When Houthi rebels attack Saudi Arabia, that leads to retaliation in Yemen. But what if the response instead was aimed directly at Tehran?

Newcastle United sold to Saudi consortium amid concerns about human rights abuses   -3%

English Premier League club Newcastle United was sold to a Saudi consortium in a deal that has drawn scrutiny because of alleged human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi sovereign fund completes long-awaited takeover of Premier League club Newcastle   12%

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund completed a buyout of Premier League club Newcastle on Thursday, giving hope to fans dreaming of a first title in almost a century but concerning human rights activists that the kingdom had gained a foothold in the world's richest soccer league.

Saudi-Led Group Completes Purchase of Newcastle United  

The sale of the Premier League team to Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund was met by joy in the streets and criticism from human rights groups and others.

Saudi to lift ban on Qatar's beIN Sports: source  

Saudi Arabia is to lift its ban on Qatar-based beIN Sports, a source said Wednesday, potentially smoothing the way for a Saudi takeover of England's Newcastle United football club.