Companies in low green zone of the Saudization program will not be allowed to transfer sponsorship and obtain visas, according to the new Nitaqat updates which the Ministry of Labor started implementing Saturday.
Saudi Arabia ranked 28 among 34 countries as the most suitable place for expatriates to live in, according to an opinion poll conducted by one of the world’s leading banking institutions.
More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released on Saturday by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Gulf states will face budget shortfalls if the recent decline in oil prices persists, International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde warned on Saturday.
Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai (right) praying at the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah on Saturday.
Remas, 9, was a victim of abuse by her mother two years ago and, according to a report in Al-Watan daily, the child was abused again recently.
Sultan Muslim, a Syrian Kurd, had no doubt what to name her seventh child when he was born, safely in Turkey, after a harrowing month-long flight from her home in Kobane: Obama.
In a raucous cafe in a Tunis slum, men talked in loud voices and paid little attention to the politicians debating on the television mounted on the wall.
When a Hindu woman tearfully claimed to national media recently she had been kidnapped, raped and forcibly converted to Islam, India’s religious hard-liners seized the chance to hike their “love jihad” fears.
Authorities were seeking a motive as to why a high school student in the US's Washington state shot dead a female classmate.
Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism.
Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, signed on Oct. 22 a joint development agreement with the Rural Areas Electricity Company (RAECO) to build the first large-scale wind farm in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
International freight volumes are expected to increase.
Australia’s Western Sydney Wanderers beat Saudi Arabia’s Al-Hilal 1-0 to seize the early advantage in the two-leg AFC
Real Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point.
West Ham United and Southampton maintained its unlikely but impressive starts to the season.
Serena Williams, her insatiable will to win as strong as ever.
With the twin towers of Greg Slaughter and Japeth Aguilar once again at their deadliest form.
Pakistan took a huge step toward victory in the first Test by taking four key Australian wickets after hundreds from
Top-seeded Roger Federer beat big-serving Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (8), 3-6, 6-3 Saturday to reach a ninth consecutive Swiss
Left-arm spinner Shakib Al Hasan took six for 59 as Bangladesh dismissed Zimbabwe for 240 on the opening day of the
Executives for the Royal Commission at Yanbu (RCY), the master planner and managing authority for Saudi Arabia’s Yanbu Industrial City, are hosting an exclusive roundtable at the JW Marriott –
Uncertainty is ruling.
Sadara Chemical Company, now building the largest chemical complex in the world ever constructed in a single phase.
“Islamic finance is growing at twice the rate of the traditional banking industry in its core markets, which include
Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has reduced the price of diesel by 20 fils to AED3.50 per liter, effective Oct. 21, 2014.
In the western Tunisian city of Kasserine, campaign posters plastered on walls make plain what many voters want from Sunday's parliamentary election – jobs, whose scarcity has fuelled unrest and
Riyadh’s iconic Kingdom Tower is lit in blue in celebration of the United Nations Day 69th anniversary.
The storm over Renee Zellweger's new-look face has thrown the spotlight on one of Hollywood's eternal questions: how
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli ordered a temporary shutdown of factories to ensure air quality during a meeting of Asia-Pacific leaders in Beijing next month.
A Paraguay clothing store is leaving the pockets out of the chain's latest line of suits as a protest against corruption.