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The giant Saudi Bin Laden construction company, founded by Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden’s father, survived the fallout of September 11 but declined under Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

A new 30-minute limit will be placed on the nightly Taraweeh prayers in mosques across the kingdom.

Saudi executes three soldiers for 'high treason'

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi executes three soldiers for 'high treason'

Riyadh's defence ministry named the three soldiers as Mohammed bin Ahmed, Shaher bin Issa and Hamoud bin Ibrahim without identifying who they were accused of colluding with.

Saudi <em>King</em> <em>Salman</em>, MbS call Jordan's <em>King</em> Abdullah

The New Arab Staff

Saudi King Salman, MbS call Jordan's King Abdullah

Jordan's king and crown prince thanked their Saudi counterparts for their well wishes.

Saudi prince sells English country estate to Bahrain's <em>king</em>

The New Arab Staff

Saudi prince sells English country estate to Bahrain's king

Prince Bandar bin Sultan bought the estate in the 1990s for 11 million pounds.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi Arabia replaces hajj minister

The hajj minister has been replaced by Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Friday.

Sabena Siddiqui

What lies in store for US-Saudi ties?

Analysis: Biden has softened his tough campaign rhetoric since entering office as the US negotiates its future relationship with Saudi Arabia.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi-backed interfaith centre to leave Vienna

The King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue will leave Vienna ...

The New Arab & agencies

Australian-Saudi activist faces extradition to Saudi Arabia, NGO warns

A Saudi human rights group has raised concerns over the safety of a Saudi-Australian dual national who was arrested in Morocco.

Saudi opposition party, exiled activists, welcome US Khashoggi report

The New Arab Staff

Saudi opposition party, exiled activists, welcome US Khashoggi report

The opposition National Assembly Party consists of activists and academics calling for democracy in Saudi Arabia.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Oman heir joins youthful Gulf royals

Oman's Dhi Yazan bin Haitham was announced as the heir apparent, following Sultan Qaboos' death at the age of 79.

Gulf delegations arrive at GCC summit in Saudi Arabia

The New Arab Staff

Gulf delegations arrive at GCC summit in Saudi Arabia

All six GCC delegations have arrived at Saudi Arabia's al-Ula to commence the 41st summit, which will mark the end of the three-year long Gulf ...

Egypt's Sisi to attend GCC summit in Riyadh: reports

The New Arab Staff

Egypt's Sisi to attend GCC summit in Riyadh: reports

Saudi King Salman invited Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to a much-anticipated GCC summit in Riyadh, according to ...

Saudi <em>king</em> 'advised to mend relations with Turkey': report

The New Arab Staff

Saudi king 'advised to mend relations with Turkey': report

A senior advisor to King Salman reportedly suggested the kingdom warm up to Turkey as US President-elect Joe Biden is set to ...

Saudi <em>king</em>, Turkish president to 'resolve differences' through dialogue

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi king, Turkish president to 'resolve differences' through dialogue

A phone call between Saudi King Salman and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan mulled ways to resolve differences between ...

Diana Alghoul

UK MPs launch investigation into missing Saudi royals

Three British MPs are launching an investigation into the whereabouts of missing Saudi princes Mohammed bin Nayef and Ahmed bin Abdulaziz.

The New Arab Staff

Saudi Arabia issues its first polymer banknote

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority has touted the new banknote as part of a 'pioneering shift in currency printing' for the kingdom.

The New Arab Staff

Houthi court sentences Trump, Mohammed bin Salman to death

A Houthi-run court called for the execution of US President Donald Trump and Saudi King Salman over a deadly 2019 airstrike.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

G20 summit to be held virtually, Saudi Arabia says

The annual G20 summit will be held virtually this November, Saudi Arabia said.

Saudi dissidents launch new opposition party amid repression

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi dissidents launch new opposition party amid repression

A group of Saudi dissidents exiled abroad have announced the launch of a new opposition party amid a continued crackdown on freedom of ...

The New Arab Staff

Ex-Saudi intelligence chief criticises Trump's treatment of Palestinians

Prince Turki Al-Faisal, Saudi Arabia's former intelligence chief, has criticised President Donald Trump for his sidelining of the Palestinians ...

Saudi <em>king</em> and heir at 'loggerheads' over Israel normalisation

The New Arab Staff

Saudi king and heir at 'loggerheads' over Israel normalisation

A recent report sheds light on a rift between Saudi Arabia’s royal father-son duo, who are deeply divided over whether the Kingdom should forge ...

Trump to announce Bahrain-Israel normalisation shortly: reports

The New Arab Staff

Trump to announce Bahrain-Israel normalisation shortly: reports

Bahrain's crown prince is also reportedly preparing to travel to Washington DC on Monday.

Under anti-corruption guise, Saudi crown prince targets royal rivals

Courtney Freer

Under anti-corruption guise, Saudi crown prince targets royal rivals

Comment: The arrest of two Saudi princes reflects Mohammed bin Salman's power to increase central control over the defence sector, ...

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