UAE: Deadline for changing employment contracts extended

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 27 -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has extended the deadline to change the terms of employment contracts to comply with the new rules, local media reported. The Ministry of Human Re... Read More

UAE: Palestinian gets lucky twice in one Mahzooz draw; wins Rs 19L

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 27 -- A 36-year-old United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Palestinian expatriate has won twice his share of prize in the 112th Mahzooz Super Saturday draw held on Saturday, January 21. The... Read More

Saudi Arabia: First 32 women loco pilots at work on Haramain express

Riyadh, Jan. 27 -- The Saudi Railways Authority (SAR) has 32 qualified female drivers of the Haramain Express train, after a year-long training. The women drivers started work after being trained by ... Read More

Jordanians burn Swedish flag in front of embassy in Amman

Amman, Jan. 26 -- The Jordanians staged a demonstration in front of the Swedish embassy in the capital, Amman, and burned the Swedish flag, in protest against the Swedish authorities' allowing Danish ... Read More

41 Kuwaiti MPs call to boycott Sweden over burning of Quran

Kuwait, Jan. 25 -- Kuwaiti MPs condemned the burning of a copy of the Holy Quran by an extremist with the approval of the Swedish government, and called for a boycott of all countries that do not resp... Read More

Saudi Arabia appoints 34 women to leadership positions

Riyadh, Jan. 25 -- In an effort to develop services for women, General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques in Saudi Arabia announced the appointment of 34 women to leadership positions.... Read More

Saudi Arabia leads Arab countries for most tourists in 2022

Hyderabad, Jan. 25 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has recorded more than 18 million international arrivals in the first nine months of 2022, higher than any other Arab country. The United Natio... Read More

Saudi Arabia set to receive two million pilgrims for Haj 2023

Riyadh, Jan. 25 -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is prepared to receive two million Muslim pilgrims, to perform Haj this year, as the kingdom has lifted COVID-19 pandemic-induced limits, the Saudi... Read More

Eid-Al-Fitr: UAE-India flight tickets to cost Rs 22K-41K in April

Abu Dhabi, Jan. 25 -- Airfares from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to India are likely to increase on the eve of Eid-Al-Fitr in April 2023. The price increase can reach up to 150 percent as a large n... Read More

Arab coalition denies responsibility for bombing border areas in Yemen

Riyadh, Jan. 25 -- The Arab coalition led by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has denied responsibility for the bombing that resulted in civilian casualties in Yemeni areas under the control of the H... Read More