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EXCLUSIVE: Egypt to install thermal scanners at Cairo International Airport to detect COVID-19 cases

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 03:45 GMT

This will be considered the first operation for the Sphinx International Airport.

Saudi King affirms strong relations with Egypt in written message

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 12:47 GMT

The message was delivered by Saudi Minister of State for African Affairs Countries Ahmad bin Abdulaziz Qattan during a meeting today with President Sisi.

Mekki to stage “Hazalqoum” in KSA on Feb. 5

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 - 11:46 GMT

During the play, Mekki embodies one of the characters he was best known for in the film “La Trago’ Wala Esteslam” and the screenplay “El-Kbeer”.

Egypt signs Charter of Arab, African States bordering the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 09:21 GMT

“We are in an urgent need to reinforce our troops to face the challenges and risks that surround us,” Saudi Foreign Minister said.

Firm int'l action required against Iran: Saudi paper

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 09:42 GMT

The newspaper called for toughening up sanctions imposed against Iran.

Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz's Mother dies

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 - 12:12 GMT

Mother of Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz has passed away, on Monday, according to Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

Saudi women thrilled over decision to allow traveling independently

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 12:35 GMT

Women in Saudi Arabia will finally be allowed to hold passports and travel abroad without the consent of a male guardian.

Al-Azhar condemns Niger terrorist attack

Fri, 17 May 2019 - 10:27 GMT

Egypt’s top Islamic institution Al-Azhar condemned on Friday the terrorist attack that targeted an ambush in the border region between Niger and Mali.

Saudi Arabia calls for pressure on Iran to cease terrorist activities

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 - 10:26 GMT

Speaking in Riyadh, al-Falih said he was guided by oil market fundamentals, not prices, and global oil inventories continued to rise.

Angham to perform in Saudi Arabia April 13

Sat, 13 Apr 2019 - 09:42 GMT

Prominent Egyptian singer Angham to perform a concert at Riyadh on April 13.

Saudi racer Reema Juffali set for F4 UK championship debut

Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 09:06 GMT

Saudi Arabian racing driver Reema Juffali will be racing for defending champions Double R Racing with her teammates Louis Foster and Sebastian Alvarez.

1st Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium kicks off in Riyadh

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 - 12:57 GMT

The festival is one of the most significant cultural and artistic events organized by the General Authority of the Diplomatic District in Riyadh.

Screen Buzz Launches in Riyadh in Partnership with Rotana

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 - 03:15 GMT

Powered by America Abroad Media (AAM), Screen Buzz announced that its latest workshop will take place at the end of April 2019 in the Saudi capital.

Iraqi President commends boosting ties with Saudi Arabia

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 12:28 GMT

President Barham Saleh underlined Iraq’s keenness to bring the views of the countries of the region closer in order to achieve stability and avoid conflicts.

Saudi Arabia pledges $500 million to support for UN humanitarian plan in Yemen

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 02:55 GMT

Saudi Arabia has pledged $500 million to finance the United Nations Humanitarian Response Plan for Yemen, it was announced on Tuesday.

Saudi Arabia to establish 1st music institute

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 12:05 GMT

Chairman of the General Entertainment Authority Turki Al-Sheikh announced that Saudi Arabia will establish its first music institute.

KSA welcomes Hezbollah designation as 'terrorist' by UK

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Saudi Arabia has welcomed the UK’s decision to designate the Iranian-backed Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

Saudi king launches $8 billion in development projects in capital

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 08:16 GMT

Saudi Arabia's King Salman launched projects worth 29.9 billion riyals ($7.97 billion) on Wednesday in the capital Riyadh.

Pompeo to cut short Middle East tour to attend funeral

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 09:36 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will cut short his Middle East tour and head home early to attend a family funeral, an official said on Monday.

Opera AME singers perform in KSA for first time

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 - 10:16 GMT

Renowned musicians and singers from the National Arab Music Ensemble (AME) of Cairo Opera House performed in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, in two concerts last April.

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