Saudi Arabia to Host Its First Ever Basketball Tournament for Women

Saudi Arabia to Host Its First Ever Basketball Tournament for Women

  History will be made in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia this weekend when the first official basketball tournament for women takes place.   King Abdullah’s Sports City in Jeddah — Al-Jowharah Stadium, to be specific — will host the all-women basketball matches on Saturday in support of breast cancer awareness. “We are grateful for […]

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince: A Machiavellian or a Man with a Vision?

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince: A Machiavellian or a Man with a Vision?

Social media platforms are full of “Game of Thrones: Saudi Edition” jokes, and honestly, we’re all here for them. What is currently happening in the Kingdom is something out of George R. R. Martin’s fantasy world. News of the anti-corruption campaign led by Saudi’s Crown Prince that included the arrest of at least 11 princes […]

Saudi Arabia Appoints Its First Ever Female Spokesperson

Saudi Arabia Appoints Its First Ever Female Spokesperson

For the first time ever, Fatimah Baeshen has just been appointed as the first female spokesperson for the Saudi Embassy in Washington, DC.     Baeshan was a director at the Washington-based think tank Arabia Foundation. She joined after working with the Saudi Ministry of Labor and the Saudi Ministry of Economy and Planning in Riyadh […]

King Salman Opens Saudi Border for Qatar Hajj Pilgrims

King Salman Opens Saudi Border for Qatar Hajj Pilgrims

  Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Haj and Umrah has just confirmed that all pilgrims arriving in the Kingdom to perform Umrah from different countries in the world — including those who came from Qatar.   The decision was made by King Salman bin Abdul Aziz who ordered that the border with Qatar be reopened to […]

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

  US President, Donald Trump, has touched down in Saudi Arabia on Saturday morning as he sought to escape, if just briefly, the scandals and the chaos that have engulfed his administration back home.   Stepping off Air Force One in 38 degrees Celsius heat with his wife Melania, Mr Trump and his entourage received […]

King Salman Of Saudi Arabia Announces New Critical Royal Decrees

King Salman Of Saudi Arabia Announces New Critical Royal Decrees

  Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz has issued new royal decrees; announcing several new domestic policies and a cabinet reshuffle. The policies are expected to immensely influence the domestic and foreign policy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.   Firstly, the royal decrees included several domestic policies, among them is the payment of two […]

This Picture of Sheikh Mohammed with His Daughter Al Jalila Will Give You the Feels

This Picture of Sheikh Mohammed with His Daughter Al Jalila Will Give You the Feels

😀 the weekend is here! 🐪 متفاهـمين A post shared by Fazza (@faz3) on Mar 9, 2017 at 5:17am PST   Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, commonly known as Fazza, has been killing it on social media ever since, well, forever. His Instagram game has always been strong, especially when it comes […]

Salt Bae Works His Magic on King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan

Salt Bae Works His Magic on King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan

Nusret Gökçe, aka “Salt Bae,” just met King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan! The Internet sensation was hosted by the Royal Family during his trip to Jordan. Yup, Salt Bae’s presence was wanted by royals.   YINE BIRGUN KRALLA TUZLUYORUZ (URDUN KRALI )I want to thank His Highness King Abdullah II Of Jordan […]

Jordan’s King Abdullah to Be First Arab Leader to Meet with Trump’s Administration

Jordan’s King Abdullah to Be First Arab Leader to Meet with Trump’s Administration

    Jordan’s King Abdullah II is to begin a working visit to Washington today, three days after US President Donald Trump temporarily banned entry to the US from seven Muslim-majority countries – Jordan isn’t among the countries affected by Trump’s immigration order – and suspended the refugee resettlement program.   According to Sputnik, King […]