- Saudis look to private businesses for youth jobs Updated: Dec-03-13 3:49 pm
- Saudi Arabia reports 1 more death from new virus Updated: Nov-24-13 6:25 am
- Saudi schools get rain-days off amid flooding Updated: Nov-20-13 6:32 am
- Saudi migrant crackdown closes shops, raises fears Updated: Nov-14-13 8:04 am
- Jordan eager for UN Security Council seat Updated: Nov-11-13 6:08 am
- Foreigners, police clash in Saudi capital, 2 dead Updated: Nov-10-13 10:16 am
- Saudi police kill Ethiopian, arrest foreigners Updated: Nov-06-13 11:56 am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia, the largest Arab economy, urgently needs to create new jobs in the coming years for the millions of young people expected to enter the kingdom's workforce, Saudi business leaders and the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia says one more person has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 55 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the center of the outbreak.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi authorities have canceled school in the capital, Riyadh, and other regions for a fifth consecutive day after heavy rains flooded roads and knocked out power across the kingdom.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Garbage is piling up on streets around the mosque housing the burial site of the Prophet Muhammad. Grocery stores have shut their doors and almost half of Saudi Arabia's small construction firms have stopped working on projects.
AMMAN, Jordan - Jordan is eager to assume a U.N. Security Council seat that Saudi Arabia had turned down in the wake of differences with the United States, the kingdom's information minister said Monday.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Thousands of African migrants residing illegally in Saudi Arabia's main city of Riyadh surrendered to police on Sunday, residents said, a day after two people were killed in violent clashes between Ethiopians and vigilante residents backed by police.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi police killed an Ethiopian migrant who tried to flee arrest, authorities said Wednesday, as a crackdown on foreigners working illegally in the kingdom widens with more than 16,000 arrests.