Saeed al-Abyad
Gulf Undersecretary of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah for Hajj Affairs Dr. Ayed Algwinm.

Saudi Hajj Ministry Targets Fraudulent Companies Globally

Dr. Ayed Algwinm, Undersecretary of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah for Hajj Affairs, described the fraud by fake Hajj companies as a “full-fledged…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Gulf Pilgrims arrive via King Abdulaziz International Airport (Asharq Al-Awsat)

Saudi Entry Points Enhance Pilgrim Experience with Technology, Efficiency

Pilgrims from around the world are arriving in Saudi Arabia for the Hajj pilgrimage, supported by a system of updated procedures and technologies designed to…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Interviews Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar

Pakistan FM to Asharq Al-Awsat: Eastern Neighbor’s Ambitions Fueled by Dominance Desire

Saudi Arabia and Pakistan enjoy a special relationship with close cooperation on many issues. Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar described this…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Gulf  A part of the massive reception held for Hajj 2024 pilgrims (SPA)

Saudi Arabia Welcomes First Batch of Hajj Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia welcomed the first group of pilgrims for this year’s Hajj season, as well as participants of the “Makkah Road” initiative. Arrivals from…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Business Engineers explore a min in Saudi Arabia. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia to Propose Investment Opportunities in Six Mining Locations

The mining sector in Saudi Arabia is witnessing growth and development with more investment opportunities expected to be proposed in 2024. Six locations will…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Gulf Scholars are seen at the “Building Bridges between Islamic Schools of Thought and Sects” international conference in Makkah. (Photo: Adnan Mahdali)

Islamic Scholars Meet at Makkah Conference, Vow to Bolster Unity

An international conference titled “Building Bridges between Islamic Schools of Thought and Sects” kicked off on Monday in the holy city of Makkah. …

Saeed al-Abyad (Makkah)
Culture Attendees at an international scientific conference hosted in Jeddah by the Saudi Heritage Commission (SPA)

Arabian Peninsula: Global Attraction, Powerhouse for Over 400,000 Years

Saudi Arabia’s Heritage Commission estimates there could be over a million archaeological sites in the country, including petroglyphs, rock art, and stone…

Saeed al-Abyad (Jeddah)
Business Emaar the Economic City, the main developer of KAEC, is moving in various directions with a focus on planning and developing the city. (Asharq Al-Awsat)

Diverse Foreign Investments Drive Growth in Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Economic City

The King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), which was established more than 17 years ago, is witnessing remarkable growth, thanks to the influx of diverse foreign…

Saeed al-Abyad (Rabigh)