Qatar Airways to resume Qassim flights

Qatar Airways to resume Qassim flights

Qatar Airways will resume services to its fifth destination in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qassim, with three weekly flights starting on Aug. 22. The airline will increase to four weekly flights from Sep. 2 2022.

Saudi crown prince calls for stronger co-operation for global economic recovery

Saudi crown prince calls for stronger co-operation for global economic recovery

Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Defence Prince Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz stressed that the challenges the world faces today as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and geopolitical changes require stronger co-operation to ensure the recovery of the global economy..

Saudi receives first foreign Haj pilgrims since the pandemic

Saudi receives first foreign Haj pilgrims since the pandemic

Saudi Arabia on Saturday welcomed its first batch of Haj pilgrims since before the coronavirus pandemic.

Covid-19 restrictions: Saudi bans citizens from traveling to 16 countries

Covid-19 restrictions: Saudi bans citizens from traveling to 16 countries

Saudi citizens have been banned from traveling to 16 countries due to Covid-19 cases in those countries, the Saudi Gazette said in a report Sunday, quoting Saudi Arabia's General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat).

Saudi-led coalition launches 'large-scale' Yemen operation

Saudi-led coalition launches 'large-scale' Yemen operation

The Saudi-led coalition on Saturday launched a "large-scale" assault on Yemen after missiles fired by Iran-backed Huthi rebels killed two people in the kingdom, the first such deaths in three years.

Saudi Arabia reports first Omicron case coming from north Africa

Saudi Arabia reports first Omicron case coming from north Africa

Saudi Arabia confirmed its first case of the Omicron Covid-19 variant coming from a north African country, state news agency SPA reported on Wednesday.

Grand Mosque in Makkah drops social distancing

Grand Mosque in Makkah drops social distancing

The Grand Mosque in the holy city of Makkah in Saudi Arabia operated at full capacity Sunday, with worshippers praying shoulder-to-shoulder for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began.

Ties with Qatar very good: Saudi foreign minister

Ties with Qatar very good: Saudi foreign minister

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al-Saud Tuesday said that his country's relations with Qatar are very good, adding that the two countries are working closely on a number of issues.

Doctors in Saudi separate Yemeni baby from twin

Doctors in Saudi separate Yemeni baby from twin

A team of doctors in Saudi Arabia has separated a Yemeni baby from her parasitic twin, authorities said, marking their 50th successful operation on conjoined twins.

Saudi Arabia threatens 3-year travel ban for citizens who visit "red list" states

Saudi Arabia threatens 3-year travel ban for citizens who visit "red list" states

Saudi Arabia will impose a three-year travel ban on citizens travelling to countries on the kingdom's 'red list' under efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus and its new variants, state news agency SPA said on Tuesday.

Saudi Arabia condemns Israel's 'flagrant violations' of Palestinian rights

Saudi Arabia condemns Israel's 'flagrant violations' of Palestinian rights

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Sunday condemned Israel's "flagrant violations" of Palestinian rights and called on the international community to act urgently to put an end to military operations.

Amir returns to Doha after Saudi visit

Amir returns to Doha after Saudi visit

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani returned to Doha at dawn Tuesday, after an official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.