Israel, Saudis Find Common Cause in Warning of Iran Expansionism

Israel and Saudi Arabia delivered twin warnings to Iran, telling a global security conference it’s time to confront the Islamic republic’s encroachment on the Middle…

Saudi Arabia Talks with 10 Other Nations on Its Nuclear Energy Ambitions

Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister called on the U.S. to give it the same rights as other nuclear nations in its push to process its own…

Russia, Saudis May Go Beyond Their Oil Alliance With LNG Deal

Russia and Saudi Arabia are seeking ways to amplify the success they’ve had working together to manage the oil market by reaching new energy agreements,…

America Should Get Behind Saudi Arabia’s Revolutionary Crown Prince

I have just returned from my second trip to Saudi Arabia since Mohammed bin Salman, the 32-year-old crown prince, became the driving force for change…

Saudi Arabia and Pakistan Carry Out Joint Naval Training

A joint naval training of the Royal Saudi Navy and the Pakistan Navy, ‘Sea Breeze-11’ and ‘Coastal Shield-4’, was underway in the Arabian Gulf waters…

Russia and Saudi Arabia Put Aside Differences to Forge Energy Pact

It was below minus 30C in the Arctic Circle but the delegations from Saudi Arabia and Russia tossed aside their gloves for a friendly handshake,…

Saudi Business Gauge Falls to Record Low as Economy Hit by VAT

A measure of business activity in Saudi Arabia’s non-oil economy dropped sharply to a record low in January, as the implementation of a new value-added…

Saudi Crown Prince’s UK Visit will Throw Spotlight on Ties and Tensions

The powerful Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is set to meet senior royals on a visit to London this month that will give him…

Saudi Arabia Rakes in $107 Billion From Corruption Suspects

Saudi Arabia says it has already recovered more than 400 billion riyals ($107 billion) from people arrested in a crackdown into alleged corruption. Most suspects…

The Dark Underside of Saudi Arabia the Crown Prince is Loath to Change

ONE VIEW of Saudi Arabia was on display at the just-completed World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where the kingdom sought to reassure investors and show off…

Saudi Arabia is Handing Out Cash Recovered from Detainees

Saudi Arabia is using cash recovered from officials and princes arrested in a corruption crackdown to ease the pain of austerity. The kingdom says it…

Forget Oil, ‘Human Capital is the New Currency’ for Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia‘s modernizing reforms show human capital is the new currency for the Arab kingdom, a member of the royal family said Thursday. During a…