Qatar slams European Parliament over human rights allegations
SECURITY

Qatar slams European Parliament over human rights allegations

The Shura (Consultative) Council in Qatar yesterday expressed its rejection of a recent resolution by the European Parliament regarding human rights in the Gulf country. The parliament adopted a resolution last Thursday calling on Doha and FIFA “to extend compensation for families of workers who suffered while building World Cup 2022 infrastructure.” It said that […]

King Salman International Airport masterplan announced by Crown Prince
GOVERNMENT

King Salman International Airport masterplan announced by Crown Prince

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia is set to build one of the world’s largest airports in what will be a huge boost for the Kingdom’s ambition to become a global hub for trade and tourism, according to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz. The King Salman International Airport, located in Riyadh, will have six parallel runways, and […]

Saudi, Egyptian interior ministers hold talks in Riyadh
POLITICS

Saudi, Egyptian interior ministers hold talks in Riyadh

Cooperation agreement signed to combat crime

Saudi Arabia sponsors $1bn economic reform in Yemen
Economy

Saudi Arabia sponsors $1bn economic reform in Yemen

AMF program to improve transparency in banking, financial and private sectors

Erdogan vows Syria ground invasion, Kurds prepare response
SECURITY

Erdogan vows Syria ground invasion, Kurds prepare response

Ankara’s allies, particularly Russia, have attempted to avert a ground incursion