*Beijing*: Twenty-five Indian doctors and their families, who were on a trip to China and got stuck at a hotel in Shenzhen over non-payment of dues, moved to Macau today after the issue was settled,.. Mid-Day
President Trump met with Saudi Crown Prince Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef for a bilateral meeting on May 20. Trump lauded the "tremendous day" and "tremendous investments into the United States" from.. Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -
On Friday, Japan's cabinet approved a draft bill that, if passed into law by parliament, will permit the country's aging Emperor Akihito to abdicate from the throne. The 83 year-old Emperor voiced.. Source: Wochit News -
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s government passed a bill on Friday that would allow Japan’s elderly Emperor, Akihito, to abdicate. Parliamentary approval is still needed but no obstacles are envisaged... Source: Euronews English -
By Oubai Shahbandar*
The red, white and blue (and of course the Saudi green) were on full display as President Donald Trump made his maiden trip to the land of Islam’s two holiest cities in a.. Eurasia Review
The sovereign wealth fund of Saudi Arabia has set up a defense business as part of its efforts to reduce the Kingdom’s dependence on crude oil for budget revenues laid out in the Vision 2030 plan... OilPrice.com
Saudi Arabia is commencing a massive social and economic transformation programme worthy of its status as the largest country on the Arab peninsula – and the fifth-largest in Asia.
While the.. City A.M.
Eleven-year-old Prince Sverre Magnus, who is the younger child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway, emerged as the star of the show during last night's celebrations. MailOnline
The mischievous prince left diners scratching their heads after sneaking off for a shave during a gala dinner in honour of his parents, King Harald and Queen Sonja at the Royal Palace in Oslo. MailOnline
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will host Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi, for a meeting at the White House on May 15, the White House said on Tuesday. Reuters
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iran said on Thursday it is ready for talks with Saudi Arabia to promote regional peace despite "unlawful and inflammatory" remarks by the Saudi deputy crown prince, who.. Reuters
Political instability in Saudi Arabia is growing as King Salman bin Abdulaziz begins to overhaul the Saudi government, putting a long list of family members into positions of influence while increasing.. OilPrice.com
LONDON (Reuters) - Iran accused Saudi Arabia on Wednesday of seeking tension in the region, saying the Saudi deputy crown prince had made "destructive" comments by ruling out dialogue with Tehran. Reuters
Saudi Arabia will continue to have full control over the oil wells and production of Aramco, after the much-anticipated initial public offering of around 5 percent of the Saudi oil giant next year,.. OilPrice.com
It’s appropriate that Bahrain should celebrate high-octane sports; it was here that oil was first discovered in the Gulf, after all.
Fireworks explode in a riot of colours overhead as Sebastian.. City A.M.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia could launch a land offensive in Yemen to crush its Iranian-aligned Houthi enemies but the cost in casualties would be heavy on both sides, the kingdom's powerful deputy.. Reuters
As Saudi Arabia's deputy crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, pushes his nation's Vision 2030 economic overhaul and crows of the $2 trillion Saudi Aramco valuation (ahead of its potential IPO),.. OilPrice.com