Gulf Times - Riyadh
Saudi-led forces close air, sea and land access to Yemen

Saudi-led forces close air, sea and land access to Yemen

The move follows the interception of a missile fired towards Riyadh on Saturday which the coalition has described as a "dangerous escalation" by the Iran-allied Houthi militia which controls large parts of Yemen.

Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Saudis destroy Houthi missile near Riyadh's Khaled airport

Saudi Arabia on Saturday intercepted and destroyed a "ballistic missile" northeast of the capital Riyadh after it was launched from Yemen, state media reported.

Two dead in Saudi school shooting: security source

Two dead in Saudi school shooting: security source

A gunman killed two staff at a private school owned by a prominent Saudi billionaire in Riyadh on Wednesday, a security source told AFP. The school was closed and no children were there at the time, said the US embassy in Riyadh.

Cebu Pacific to suspend operations in Doha, Kuwait, Riyadh

Cebu Pacific to suspend operations in Doha, Kuwait, Riyadh

Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) has announced that it will suspend its service to and from Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait.

Emir, Trump discuss ways to enhance co-operation

Emir, Trump discuss ways to enhance co-operation

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani discussed during a meeting with the President of the United States of America Donald Trump the close friendship and co-operation between Qatar and the US.

US President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

US President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

US President Donald Trump arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, the first stop on his maiden international trip since taking office in January.

Riyadh drives out illegal markets from residential areas

Riyadh drives out illegal markets from residential areas

Riyadh city authorities have started clearing the capital's neighbourhoods of illegal markets operating on residential plots following a government order that was passed in December.

Riyadh Metro on track despite cuts, says builder

Riyadh Metro on track despite cuts, says builder

A major contractor on Riyadh's $22.5bn urban rail and bus system said on Monday the project is on track despite Saudi government cuts to infrastructure last year after oil revenues fell.

QA adds more flights to Dammam and Riyadh

QA adds more flights to Dammam and Riyadh

Qatar Airways has announced an increase in services to Dammam and Riyadh, connecting travellers from Saudi Arabia to more than 150 worldwide destinations through the award-winning Hamad International Airport in Doha.

Saudi police arrest 'online cross-dresser'

Saudi police arrest 'online cross-dresser'

Saudi police have arrested a man on public order charges after he was accused of cross-dressing online, a report in the conservative kingdom said late on Monday.

Saudi's Sky Prime granted licence for domestic flights

Saudi's Sky Prime granted licence for domestic flights

Sky Prime Aviation Services has become the latest aviation company in Saudi Arabia to be awarded a national air operator licence under an ongoing liberalisation of the kingdom's aviation market.

Saudi executions exceed 100 this year

Saudi executions exceed 100 this year

Saudi authorities on Friday executed a national convicted of murdering a compatriot, in the 101st execution of the year in the kingdom, the interior ministry said.