Arab News

Arab News is Saudi Arabia's first English-language newspaper. It was founded in 1975 by Hisham and Mohammed Ali Hafiz.

Today, it is one of 29 publications produced by Saudi Research & Publishing Company (SRPC), a subsidiary of Saudi Research & Marketing Group (SRMG).

Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh
Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh


Grand Mufti: Steer Clear Of Anti-Islamic Websites

Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh, grand mufti and chairman of the Standing Committee for Scientific Research and Ifta, said the cyber war waged by anti-Islamic websites are promoting division among Muslims. He called on young men and women to be cautious of these misleading sites, which seem to call for good, but are actually causing dissemination […]

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia


KAICIID: ‘Islam Has Nothing To Do With IS Group’s Atrocities’

Top Saudi leaders joined representatives of other faiths in condemning violence by the so-called Islamic State (IS) at a conference organized in the Austrian capital by the King Abdullah International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) on Wednesday. The KAICIID was founded in October 2011 by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah […]

Saudi Arabia's Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah
Saudi Arabia's Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah. File photo.


King Abdullah, Architect Of GCC Pact – OpEd

By Mohammed Fahad Al-Harthi On Sunday in Riyadh, leaders of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) made a critical pact promising a new era of regional and global political and economic stability. The meeting was the initiative of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah. Chairing the gathering, he used his immense stature as […]

Saudi Arabia and US flags
Saudi Arabia and US flags


Iran, ISIL, Mideast Conflict Figure High On Saudi-US Talks Agenda

National Guard Minister Prince Miteb bin Abdullah is expected to hold wide-ranging talks on security issues with US President Barack Obama and leading US officials. The conflicts in Middle East countries and Iran’s nuclear program will also figure high in his talks in Washington, according to reports. Prince Miteb left Riyadh on Tuesday for the […]