Saudi Arabia

Saudi govt would support any Saudi bid for Manchester United, Liverpool - sports minister

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 11:49 GMT

Saudi Arabia's sports minister said his country's government would support any Saudi private sector bids to buy Premier League sides Manchester United and Liverpool.

Injured Al-Faraj in Saudi Arabia World Cup squad

Sat, 12 Nov 2022 - 09:15 GMT

Al-Faraj, the national team captain, was taken off at halftime during Saudi Arabia's 1-0 win over Iceland, but he will be fit for the tournament, Renard said.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia sign MoU for cooperation in fields of electricity, renewable energy and clean hydrogen

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 05:40 GMT

This took place on the sidelines of the meetings of the 27th Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), held in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Captain Al Faraj key to Saudi World Cup hopes

Thu, 03 Nov 2022 - 09:27 GMT

Saudi Arabia midfielder Salman Al Faraj has known little but success during his club career with Al Hilal and the 33-year-old will finally be looking for some joy in the green of the national team at the World Cup.

Egyptian-Saudi agreement to produce electricity from wind with capacity of 10 GWs

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 06:05 GMT

The MoU was signed between Egypt’s New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA), the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company, and the Saudi ACWA Power Company.

Egypt’s Sharm El Sheikh to host 2nd edition of Middle East Green Initiative, Saudi Green Initiative Forum

Fri, 21 Oct 2022 - 01:31 GMT

The Middle East Green Initiative will convene on 7 November in coincidence with the COP27 World Leaders Summit, in partnership with Egypt, while the Saudi Green Initiative Forum will be held on 11-12 November, SPA added.

Standard Chartered finances Egypt-Saudi Arabia electrical interconnection project with $566.4M

Tue, 18 Oct 2022 - 01:39 GMT

The 14-year funding will be guaranteed by the Swedish Export Credit Agency, and financed by the Swedish Export Credit Corporation.

British-South African Swimmer Lewis Pugh goes for first swim across Red Sea from Saudi Arabia to Egypt

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 12:41 GMT

“If we continued to overheat our plant, we are on course to lose 99 percent of the world coral reefs and so much more. No matter where you are on this planet. This will impact you. So, I urge all nations to drastically cut their emissions without any further delay,” he said in a message on his Twitter account.

Saudi Arabia name World Cup squad without regular top-flight keeper

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 05:08 GMT

Saudi Arabia coach Herve Renard named four goalkeepers, including three who are not regulars at their clubs, in a preliminary 32-man squad for the World Cup starting next month.

Ministry of Housing presents Egypt’s strategy to upgrade older urban communities, establish new cities to Saudi officials

Fri, 07 Oct 2022 - 04:47 GMT

A team from the Ministry of Housing presented Egypt’s experience in developing unsafe residential areas to a Saudi delegation on Wednesday.

Saudi Solutions announces completion of procedures to acquire stakes in Giza Systems

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 03:57 GMT

The company also announced the acquisition of the 34 percent share not owned by Giza Systems Company in Giza Arabia Systems Company Ltd., which represents 34 percent.

Saudi Egyptian Investment Company acquires 34% of B.TECH

Mon, 03 Oct 2022 - 03:25 GMT

After this deal, the number of Saudi sovereign fund deals in Egypt increases to 5, with a total investment of $1.450 billion.

Egypt’s Sisi, Saudi FM discuss bilateral cooperation

Sun, 04 Sep 2022 - 02:39 GMT

The meeting focused on a number of issues pertinent to bilateral cooperation as well as regional and international issues of mutual interest, said presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady in a statement.

Egypt’s megastar Tamer Hosny performs at Jeddah Season

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 12:10 GMT

Egypt’s Tamer Hosny performs at Jeddah Season

In $1.3B deal: Saudi Public Investment Fund acquires minority stake in 4 Egyptian firms

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 09:03 GMT

The Sovereign Fund of Egypt (TSFE) made the announcement Wednesday.

Egypt’s foreign ministry follows up on case of forensic doctor shot in Saudi Arabia’s Qassim

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 09:06 GMT

Egyptian doctor Ayman Abdel Salam, 60, was shot by three bullets in the chest and had his hand attacked by a cleaver, the Egyptian Ministry of Immigration said in a statement earlier this week.

Saudi Crown Prince, US President hold official session of talks in Jeddah

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Biden also stressed that he had talks with the Saudi leadership on Riyadh's security needs and supporting it to face any threats, especially the Iranian threat.

Egypt’s Sisi, Biden to hold bilateral meeting on Saturday in Jeddah: Extra News

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 12:31 GMT

White House officials told Extra News channel that an Egyptian-American summit will be held after the two presidents participate in the American-regional summit in Jeddah.

Egyptian authorities follow up murder of pharmacist by Saudi woman

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 12:04 GMT

Hatem was shot by two bullets in his back and then was transferred to a hospital, where he passed away on arrival, the statement added.

Egypt, KSA, Turkey plan to join BRICS: Russian paper

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 05:10 GMT

Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Turkey are planning to join the BRICS bloc (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), Russian newspaper Izvestia reported President of the BRICS International Forum Purnima Anand. This could be announced during the coming summit due in 2023, the newspaper added.