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Culture

Analysts say new Saudi airport ‘of special significance’

The opening of a new $1.2 billion airport to serve the Saudi holy city of Madinah is "of special significance" as aviation traffic is...

“Made in Asir” exhibition showcases products

The exhibition "Made in Asir 2015" featuring over 100 local artisans and products concluded on Monday, July 27. The exhibition was held at the Prince Sultan...
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King approves expansion plans for Prophet’s Mosque

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz approved the revised expansion plans for the Prophet's Mosque in Madinah. Arab News reports the plan includes an expansion...

Over 5.8 million Umrah visas issued this year

The Saudi Foreign Ministry has issued 5,808,675 Umrah visas this Islamic year until the month of Ramadan. The visas were issued through 110 Kingdom embassies worldwide,...

Recent Saudi graduates launch own businesses

Many fresh graduates are paving their own paths to success by launching their own profitable businesses across a variety of technical and creative fields. Arab...

Ramadan festival breathes new life into old Jeddah

A Ramadan cultural festival and UN heritage status are giving new life to Jeddah's historic center. AFP writes that the cultural festival began on June 18,...