Saudi Arabia

Saudi man accidentally buy’s $300m planes for son

A father in Saudi Arabia has set the standards for parents buying birthday presents for their children when he accidentally purchased two Airbus A350-1000s after searching for small scale models of the plane for his son. The Saudi man, who remains unnamed and is an investor in the kingdom’s energy sector, was searching for small […]

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Saudi Crown Prince Bin Salman visits Egypt after Saudi Journalist Murder

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Egypt, his first visit abroad since the murder of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey last month. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi greeted the heir to the throne of the world’s top oil exporter at the airport in Cairo. Khashoggi’s murder six weeks ago has strained […]

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President Tayyip Erdogan urges Saudi Arabia to reveal journalist Khashoggi killers

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has urged Saudi Arabia on Friday to disclose who ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, as well as the location of his body, heightening international pressure on the kingdom to come clean on the case. Erdogan said Turkey had more information than it had shared so far about the killing […]

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Suwar Al-Dahab: Former Sudanese president dies in Riyadh

Former Sudanese president, Abdulrahman Suwar Al-Dahab, has died in the Saudi Arabian capital, Riyadh, Sudan’s state news agency, SUNA said on Thursday. He died in Riyadh Military Hospital, the agency said, providing no further details. Mr Al-Dahab, a former military officer, was defence minister before he led a coup in 1985 to overthrow Jaafar Nimeiri, […]

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