Tag Archives: Saudi

Islamic State: Saudi Arabia, UAE and other Arab nations could join US air strikes … – The Independent

The Independent Islamic State: Saudi Arabia, UAE and other Arab nations could join US air strikes …The IndependentMiddle Eastern countries including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates could bomb the Islamic State (Isis) as part of an international coalition. … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi king orders steps against “terrorist threats” – The News International

The News International Saudi king orders steps against "terrorist threats"The News InternationalRIYADH: King Abdullah ordered all necessary measures to protect Saudi Arabia against potential "terrorist threats" after chairing a security meeting to discuss the fall-out from Iraq, the state news … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Virgin Mobile Middle East plans Saudi launch by June

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa (VMMEA) said it expected to launch telecommunications services in Saudi Arabia in the first half of 2014 after the industry regulator gave it a licence. The Communication and … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi Internet monitors turn focus on Syria-fuelled radicalism

By Angus McDowall RIYADH (Reuters) – Syria's civil war has led to a new, greater threat of Islamist radicalism in Saudi Arabia that requires a more aggressive "war of ideology" on the Internet, says the man responsible for online monitoring … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi Mobily says piggyback mobile service to launch in first-quarter

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s Mobily will start leasing its mobile phone network to a new operator to launch a rival service in the first quarter, an executive said, kicking off the biggest shake-up in the kingdom’s … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kerry: ‘Enthusiastic’ Saudi Support for Mideast Peace – Voice of America

Washington Post Kerry: 'Enthusiastic' Saudi Support for Mideast PeaceVoice of AmericaU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he is using Saudi Arabia's Arab Peace Initiative as part of his framework for a deal between Israelis and Palestinians. Kerry made a … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi deportations gain momentum

Riyadh wants to forcibly expel as many as 2m foreign workers, including Ethiopians, Somalis, Indians, Pakistanis and Bangladhesis Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Noted human rights abusers China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Cuba all win seats on … – National Post

National Post Noted human rights abusers China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Cuba all win seats on …National PostChina, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Cuba and Algeria won seats Tuesday on the U.N. Human Rights Council, riling independent human rights groups who said … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudi Arabia banks on Pakistan for nuclear weapons, BBC report says – Times of India

Times of India Saudi Arabia banks on Pakistan for nuclear weapons, BBC report saysTimes of IndiaLONDON: Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects and believes it could acquire atomic bombs "at will," the BBC reported on Thursday. Saudi … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

0.3m Pakistanis facing deportation from Saudi Arabia – The News International

MiamiHerald.com 0.3m Pakistanis facing deportation from Saudi ArabiaThe News InternationalISLAMABAD: As many as 0.3 million Pakistanis who have failed to legalise their status in Saudi Arabia till November 3, the deadline given for this purpose, now face risk being fined, … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment