July 25, 2017

FM Meets UN Delegation

Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf met on Monday with the United Nations High-level Joint Delegation headed by the Executive Director of the World Food Program( WFP), UNICEF Executive Director and World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Director.

The Foreign Minister welcomed"...

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July 25, 2017

King Salman appoints commissions to develop Al-Ola and Diriyah...

King Salman bin Abdulaziz has decreed the establishment of renovation commissions tasked with the development of two of the most important archaeological and historic sites in the Kingdom, Al-Ola and Diriyah Gate. These two areas’ historic, cultural and architectural significance"...

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July 23, 2017

Parts of Yemen are 'one step away from famine'

The humanitarian crisis in war-torn Yemen, which is also in the midst of a cholera epidemic, is “an absolutely shame on humanity”, the head of an anti-poverty NGO said on Saturday.

Wolfgang Jamann,"...

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July 23, 2017

Business confidence falls across the Middle East with further...

Business confidence across the Middle East has fallen sharply in the last quarter and is now at its lowest level since the second quarter of 2016, according to the latest edition of the Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS).

The"...

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July 23, 2017

President of Arabic Language Academy of Jordan suggests...

There should be one unified Arabic language academy, instead of the 12 academies currently existing in the Arab world, and its headquarters should be Makkah City, said Khalid Al Karaki, President of the Arabic Language Academy of Jordan, the institution that won the King"...

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July 21, 2017

AHF KENYA, NACC, Nairobi City County and Partners Hosts...

(ME NewsWire)-- AHF Kenya, in collaboration with NACC, Nairobi City County, and a host of partners will today light up Nairobi with the grand finale of Base Yangu, Dunda Yangu; under the theme “Street Dance With A Difference”. Base Yangu, Dunda Yangu translated as My Base, My Dance, is a street dance project which targets young people in three slum areas of Nairobi, namely, Mathare, Kibera and Mukuru. The program is part of AHF’s creative responses to address the disproportionately high spate of new HIV infections among young people, through the infusion of dance and open forum discussions that focus on HIV Prevention, Stigma......

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July 21, 2017

Major Terrorist Plot Foiled in Saudi Arabia, Ministry of...

The Saudi Ministry of Interior has announced that a major terrorist attack was prevented by security services in the city of Saihat in the Qatif governorate. On the evening of Friday, July 14th, security services intercepted a stolen Toyota Corolla vehicle in a busy, built-up district of"...

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July 20, 2017

U.N. says world needs to know about Yemen, journalists need...

The United Nations on Wednesday demanded media access to report on the 'man-made catastrophe' in Yemen after a Saudi Arabia-led coalition blocked three foreign journalists from traveling on a U.N. aid flight to the Houthi rebel-controlled capital Sanaa.

'Steps"...

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July 20, 2017

Yemen’s humanitarian and political crises must end...

With the conflict in Yemen showing no signs of abating, close to 14 million people in the war-ravaged country are in desperate need of food and supplies. To make matters worse, the Arab country is witnessing one of the worst cholera epidemics in the world. In the interim, the Iranian-backed"...

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July 20, 2017

Yemen prime minister thanks UAE for support

Dr. Ahmad Obaid Bin Daghr, Prime Minister of Yemen, has valued the UAE’s support for his country and its legitimate government, as well as its significant role in the Arab Coalition led by Saudi Arabia.

He"...

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