Adwa Al-Arifi makes history as first female committee member at Saudi Arabia Football Federation

Saudi Arabia’s Football Federation has appointed the first woman committee member in its history. As part of radical changes to the federation announced on Friday, ..

The King Salman World Blitz & Rapid Championships 2017 in Riyadh

For the first time in Saudi Arabia, the world chess championships kicks off on Tuesday at the APEX Convention Center with the participation of 400 ..

Greek composer and musician Yanni ‘so happy’ to perform in Saudi Arabia

Renowned Greek composer and musician Yanni, on his first visit to the Kingdom, said in Arabic at a press conference on Thursday that he is ..

Report: Saudi female entrepreneurs increase by 35% in 10 years

Saudi women account for 39 percent of the total number of entrepreneurs in the Kingdom, up 35 percent over the past 10 years, according to ..

Saudi Cultural Week Brought the spirit of Saudi Arabia to Russia

The Saudi Cultural Week took place in Moscow on Oct. 2-8, bringing the Kingdom’s warm spirit to a cold and rainy autumn in Russia’s capital. ..

Should scientists be on social media? Meet the groundbreaking Saudi researcher who thinks so

Nouf Al-Numair, a jet-setting young scientist from Riyadh, is working tirelessly to encourage Saudi youths to take an interest in science, technology, engineering and math ..

Harlem Globetrotters wow Saudi fans in Riyadh

The Harlem Globetrotters hit the Green Hall Auditorium Wednesday evening and bedazzled Saudi fans in attendance. The Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team that combines ..

Saudi animated film Bilal a big hit in Turkey

The Turkish city of Istanbul hosted a unique Saudi artistic event on Saturday, with the launch of the film “Bilal” directed by Saudi director Ayman ..

Young women of Jeddah put food on the needy’s table

Ramadan is all about feeling the suffering of the poor and is the month of giving. Charity work takes different shapes during the holy month, ..

World Environment Day celebration held in Riyadh

The Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) recently held a three-day show to celebrate World Environment Day in collaboration with various government institutions and ministries. Held under ..

For non-Muslim expats Ramadan is ‘lovely’ but still a big adjustment

From colorful decorations to iftar gatherings and reduced work hours, Ramadan comes with a different vibe that expatriates observe as an interesting time of the ..

A Saudi girl pays for Yemeni child’s hospital treatment

Citizens in Hail expressed pride in Mashael Nasser Al-Rushaidan, an only child who donated SR4,810 ($1,283) to pay for the treatment of Omar Fayez Mohammad, ..

Saudi Female Boxer Urges Women To Fight For Their Goals

Women should persevere to reach their goals, Saudi female kickboxing and boxing trainer Halah Al-Hamrani told Arab News on the eve of International Women’s Day, ..

Saudi Arabia to open 3 Arabic-language institutes in Indonesia

Saudi Arabia is planning to establish Arabic-language institutions in the three major Indonesian cities of Makassar, Medan and Surabaya, said Saudi Ambassador Osama Mohammed Abdullah ..