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 […]

11 Car Companies Celebrate Saudi Women in the Most Creative Way

11 Car Companies Celebrate Saudi Women in the Most Creative Way

The news of Saudi women being able to drive have been celebrated in all its shapes and forms. The change was announced in a royal decree that was read live on state television and in a simultaneous media event in Washington.   Saudi leaders hope that the new policy will help the economy by increasing women’s […]

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 […]