- Saudi Arabia and Russia May Find Their Oil Pricing Power Limited
Reduced global demand may offset any supply cut by OPEC and its allies.
Clifford Krauss. New York Times. Tue, 04 Oct 2022 21:18:59 +0000.
- Paris joins big screen boycott of Qatar World Cup over human rights claims
Paris will not broadcast World Cup matches on giant screens in public fan zones amid concerns over rights violations of migrant workers and the environmental impact of the tournament in Qatar.
Sky News. Tue, 04 Oct 2022 18:43:00 +0100.
- Autumn bargains: As winter looms, holiday deals to lift the spirit, from Rhodes to Dubai
Summer is over and winter is on its way. Here's our round-up of the best holiday bargains leading up to Christmas, from far-flung beach breaks to cultural short hops.
Daily Mail. Tue, 04 Oct 2022 15:06:46 GMT.
- Asian Winter Games to be held in Trojena, Saudi Arabia in 2029
Saudi Arabia will host the Asian Winter Games in 2029 at a mountain resort that is currently being constructed.
BBC News. Tue, 04 Oct 2022 12:32:18 GMT.
- Qatar World Cup 2022: Paris joins boycott of fan zones over human rights
It is the latest French city to announce the move over human rights in Qatar.
BBC News. Tue, 04 Oct 2022 12:11:51 GMT.
- The Lebanese farm regenerating soil and promoting food security
Farm based on respecting the ecosystem is sheltered from the changing market amid global food insecurity.
Al Jazeera. Mon, 03 Oct 2022 18:17:47 +0000.
- Novak Djokovic, Iga Swiatek To Headline New World Tennis League In Dubai
Novak Djokovic, the 21-time Grand Slam champion, and three-time major winner Iga Swiatek will headline the inaugural World Tennis League in Dubai Dec. 19-24, organizers announced.
By Adam Zagoria, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:10:43 -0400.
- Women's Rights Group Urges FIFA To Expel Iran From World Cup
Rights group Open Stadiums have called on world football's governing body to kick Iran out of the World Cup finals in Qatar in November because of the Islamic Republic's discrimination against women.
Radio Liberty. Fri, 30 Sep 2022 08:43:48 +0000.
- Hewlett Packard's (HPE) Cray Ex to Build KAUST's Shaheen III
Hewlett Packard (HPE) collaborates with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah University of Science and Technology to build the next-generation supercomputer of the Middle East, Shaheen III.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 28 Sep 2022 17:08:00 GMT.
- British Airways and Qatar Airways Complete Expansion to Form the Largest Airline Joint Business
The airlines now offer customers an industry-leading network, spanning 185 destinations across more than 60 countries.
Travel Industry Wire. 2022-09-27 08:48:41 EST.
- Yemeni rebels unveil new missiles in largest parade to date
The Yemeni rebel group Ansar Allah (Houthis) unveiled several new weapon systems, many of them seemingly of Iranian origin, during a parade in Sanaa on 21 September.
Janes 360. Mon, 26 Sep 2022 05:50:14 Z.
- Ohio GOP candidate maintains he served in military
The Air Force told ABC News there is no way for them to verify whether or not J.R. Majewski served in Afghanistan during his deployment in Qatar.
ABC News. Sat, 24 Sep 2022 23:01:06 -0400.
- Putin, Saudi crown prince discuss handover of captured foreign militants to Saudi Arabia
The Saudi crown prince earlier held a telephone conversation with Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, the Al Hadath TV channel reported
Tass. Fri, 23 Sep 2022 00:12:25 +0300.
- Russia releases 10 foreigners captured in Ukraine, after Saudi mediation, says Riyadh
American, British, Swedish, Croatian and Moroccan nationals are said to have landed in Saudi Arabia.
Straits Times. Thu, 22 Sep 2022 01:01:13 +0800.
- Qatar Emir Says No 'Discrimination' in Bid to Ease World Cup Doubts
Qatar's ruler said Tuesday that all fans will be welcomed to this year's World Cup "without discrimination" in a bid to ease fears raised by LGBTQ activists. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 20 Sep 2022 22:37:45 -0400.
- Robin Hood raiders are holding up banks so people can access their savings
A Lebanese activist group has vowed to help cash-strapped citizens carry out bank heists to access their own savings as people take increasingly desperate measures to get around the crisis-hit country's frozen banking ...
New Zealand Herald. Sat, 17 Sep 2022 12:00:00 +1200.
- Dubai appeals non-extradition to Denmark of tax fraud-accused Briton
Dubai's attorney general will appeal against a court's refusal to extradite a British national wanted over an alleged 1.7 billion euros tax fraud in Denmark, officials said on Friday.
The Local. Fri, 16 Sep 2022 14:47:23 +0200.
- In Lebanon, the next six months will shape the next six years
Lebanon is suffering in the throes of one of the largest economic collapses of modern times as it struggles to recover from a disastrous peacetime blast that devastated the Beirut port and whole neighborhoods in August 2020. ...
Edward Gabriel and Paul Salem, Opinion Contributors. The Hill. Wed, 07 Sep 2022 17:00:00 +0000.
- Government Sources: 21 Separatist Fighters, 6 Jihadists Dead in Yemen Al-Qaida Attack
Twenty-one separatist fighters and six members of al-Qaida's Yemen branch were killed Tuesday in an attack by the jihadist group in the country's south, government and security sources said. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 06 Sep 2022 10:24:33 -0400.
- Jury finds former Twitter employee guilty of spying for Saudi Arabia: Reports
A federal jury found former Twitter employee Ahmad Abouammo guilty on Tuesday of spying for Saudi Arabia, using his access at the social media company to inform on the kingdom's critics.
Ryan Lovelace. Washington Times. Tue, 09 Aug 2022 23:07:36 -0400.
The Arabian Peninsula is located in southwestern Asia, in a region
known as the Middle East. Nations on the Arabian Peninsula
include Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Kuwait, as well as Oman, Qatar,
Yemen, and the United Arab Emirates. To the northwest of the
peninsula lie the Arab States of Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria.
Arabic is the primary language of these States.
More news and information about selected Arab nations
is available at the official government websites listed below.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's capital city is Riyadh, and its national
currency is the Saudi Arabian Riyal. In 2020, the population of
Saudi Arabia was estimated at 34,813,871.
The Kingdom of Bahrain's capital city is Manama, and its national
currency is the Bahrain Dinar. The estimated population of Bahrain
in 2020 was 1,701,575.
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan's capital city is Amman, and its
national currency is the Jordanian Dinar. In 2020, the population
of Jordan was estimated at 10,203,134.
The State of Kuwait's
capital city is Kuwait City, and its national
currency is the Kuwaiti Dinar. The estimated population of Kuwait
in 2020 was 4,270,571.
The Republic of Lebanon's capital city is Beirut, and its national
currency is the Lebanese Pound. In 2020, the population of Lebanon
was estimated at 6,825,445.
The Sultanate of Oman's capital city is Muscat,
and its national currency is the Omani Real.
The estimated population of Oman in 2020 was 5,106,626.
The State of Qatar's capital city is Doha, and its national currency
is the Qatari Riyal. Qatar's estimated population in 2020 was
The United Arab Emirates' capital city is Abu Dhabi, and its national
currency is the Dirham. In 2020, the UAE's estimated population
The Republic of Yemen's capital city is San'a, and its national currency
is the Yemeni Riyal. Yemen's population in 2020 was estimated at