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Saudi Arabia, Spain Sign MoU on Building Combat Ships for Saudi Navy

Saudi Arabia, Spain Sign MoU on Building Combat Ships for Saudi Navy

The Saudi Ministry of Defense and the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Spanish Navantia Co., to acquire and build a number of multi-mission combat ships for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF). The MoU was signed in the presence and pa

MWL to Launch International Interfaith Lab

MWL to Launch International Interfaith Lab

Muslim World League (MWL) partnered with Columbia University to launch the International Interfaith Lab.

Saudi Arabia Allows Citizens to Invite Friends to Visit, Perform Umrah

Saudi Arabia announced a new mechanism for Saudi citizens to obtain personal visit visas to invite their friends to tour around the Kingdom and perform Umrah.

Saudi, Egyptian Interior Ministers Meet in Riyadh

Saudi, Egyptian Interior Ministers Meet in Riyadh

Saudi Interior Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz held official talks with his Egyptian counterpart Major General Mahmoud Tawfiq in Riyadh on Sunday. They discussed ways to boost security cooperation between their ministries.

King Salman Receives Written Message from President of Azerbaijan

King Salman Receives Written Message from President of Azerbaijan

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz received on Sunday a written message from President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev. The message tackled the strong bilateral relations between Saudi Arabia and Azerbaijan and ways of bolstering them in various fields and on all levels.

Yemeni Chief of Staff Accuses Houthis of Rejecting Peace, Pursuing Iran’s Interests 

Yemeni Chief of Staff Accuses Houthis of Rejecting Peace, Pursuing Iran’s Interests 

Chief of General Staff of the Yemeni Armed Forces Lieutenant General Sagheer bin Aziz stressed on Thursday that the Iran-backed Houthi militias will not agree to peace because they are bound to fulfilling Iran’s destructive agenda in the region.  The Yemeni official met his Saudi counterpart Fayy

Crown Prince Accredits Development Approach for Darin and Tarout Island 

Crown Prince Accredits Development Approach for Darin and Tarout Island 

Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince, Prime Minister, and Chairman of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs, announced on Thursday the accreditation of a development approach for the Darin and Tarout Island and future initiatives of the island, reported the Saudi Press Agency.  He a

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