Saudi Arabia

Muslims around the world celebrate Day of Arafah

Muslims around the world celebrate Day of Arafah

Muslims from around the world congregated today at Mount Arafat south of Makkah for the most important day of the Hajj - the day of Arafah. The ritual at Mount Arafat, known as the hill of mercy, is considered the peak of the …

Millions of pilgrims gather in Mecca

Millions of pilgrims gather in Mecca

Millions of pilgrims arrived in Saudi Arabia. Syrian pilgrims arrived in Mecca on direct flights from Damascus for the first time in many years.

Uzbekistan plans projects with Saudi Arabia worth $24 billion

Uzbekistan plans projects with Saudi Arabia worth $24 billion

President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev discussed joint investment projects of the republic with Turkey and Saudi Arabia at a meeting with decision-makers. The approximate value of the portfolio shared with the kingdom will be $24.1 billion.

King of Saudi Arabia hospitalized

King of Saudi Arabia hospitalized

The 88-year-old king has been experiencing serious health problems recently. Today he was taken to the hospital for medical examination.

Saudi oil price to increase for Asia

Saudi oil price to increase for Asia

Saudi Arabia raised the price of its crude to Asia for a third consecutive month, as the kingdom tries to tighten the oil market to prevent a global …

Baku and Riyadh discuss cooperation in energy sector

Baku and Riyadh discuss cooperation in energy sector

The Minister of Economy of Azerbaijan held a meeting with the chief executive officer of one of the largest oil companies in the world in Saudi Arabia. The parties discussed a number of topics related to cooperation in the energy sector.

Luxury resort Ras Ghamila to appear in Egypt

Luxury resort Ras Ghamila to appear in Egypt

In Egypt, on the Red Sea, investors from Saudi Arabia plan to build a new luxury resort. It is planned to develop an area in the north of Sharm el-Sheikh, near the Ras Ghamila reef, which is beloved by divers.

OPEC+ extends 200 mln bpd oil output cuts

OPEC+ extends 200 mln bpd oil output cuts

Several OPEC+ countries have announced the extension of additional voluntary oil production cuts for the second quarter of 2024. Thus, Saudi Arabia extends production cuts by one million barrels a day until June, the United Arab …

Israel declares desire for peace

Israel declares desire for peace

Israeli Economy and Industry Minister Nir Barkat held a meeting with his Saudi counterpart on the sidelines of a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting in Abu Dhabi on February 26. The …

Russia's Volodin paying visit to Saudi Arabia

Russia's Volodin paying visit to Saudi Arabia

Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin and delegates from the lower house of Russia’s parliament have arrived in Saudi Arabia. This is the first visit at the level of the State Duma speaker to the kingdom, according to the …