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).

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)


Major Breakthrough In GCC-Qatar Dispute

Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have reportedly reached a major breakthrough toward ending their dispute with Qatar, also a member of the six-member group, having agreed on principles to overcome differences. Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Sabah, who presided over a key GCC meeting in Jeddah on Saturday, gave the […]

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


Saudi Arabia: Grand Mufti Urges Youth To Shun Radical Groups

Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh has urged young people to steer clear of “calls for jihad” issued on “perverted” grounds. “Young people should not let themselves be influenced by calls for jihad … on perverted principles,” he was quoted by the SPA as saying. “It is a great misfortune that our youths are being […]