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Saudi Arabia to raise oil output in November

Saudi Arabia to raise oil output in November

🕔10:43, 16.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 16  Saudi Arabia said on Monday that it expects its oil production to rise next month from the current 10.7 million barrels per day (mbpd) and it has the required capacity in place to do so. Saudi

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Saudi Arabia launches online tourist visa for sports, musical events

Saudi Arabia launches online tourist visa for sports, musical events

🕔10:20, 26.Sep 2018

Riyadh, Sep 26  Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced it will issue special visas allowing foreign tourists to attend its sporting or musical events, a strategy aimed at diversifying the kingdom’s economy, according to an official statement. The new Saudi visa

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Saudi allowing AI overflight shows new image of India: Prabhu

Saudi allowing AI overflight shows new image of India: Prabhu

🕔09:47, 24.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 24 Saudi Arabia’s permission for overflight of Air India’s new service between New Delhi and Tel Aviv reflects on a “new image of India”, Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday. Addressing the

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Saudi Arabia allows women to join military

Saudi Arabia allows women to join military

🕔10:16, 27.Feb 2018

Riyadh, Feb 27  Saudi Arabia has for the very first time opened applications for women to enlist in the military as the kingdom continues to enact reforms granting females more access to a wide range of previously forbidden careers. According

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Saudi introduces free visa for foreign scientists

Saudi introduces free visa for foreign scientists

🕔09:53, 19.Feb 2018

Riyadh, Feb 19  Saudi Arabia will grant visas free of charge to foreign scientists and experts, in a move that especially aims at improving its health sector, media reports said on Sunday. Secretary general of the Saudi Health Council Ahmed

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India thanks Saudi Arabia for increasing country’s Haj quota

India thanks Saudi Arabia for increasing country’s Haj quota

🕔11:01, 8.Feb 2018

Riyadh, Feb 8  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday thanked Saudi Arabia for increasing India’s quota for Islam’s most holy pilgrimage, the Haj. At the inaugural ceremony of the Saudi national and cultural festival Al Janadriyah, where India

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Saudi Arabia among most preferred destinations for Indian job seekers

Saudi Arabia among most preferred destinations for Indian job seekers

🕔04:25, 27.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 27 Saudi Arabia continues to be among the most preferred destinations for Indians seeking jobs abroad, resulting in the Gulf kingdom becoming among the highest sources of remittances to India, according to official data. According to figures provided

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UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen & Bahrain snap ties with Qatar over terrorism

UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen & Bahrain snap ties with Qatar over terrorism

🕔15:02, 5.Jun 2017

Cairo/Doha, June 5 (IANS) Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday announced they were severing diplomatic ties with Qatar, and accused the Gulf state of supporting terror groups, including the Muslim Brotherhood. The Saudi

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Trump adds trips to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican before NATO, G7 summits

Trump adds trips to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican before NATO, G7 summits

🕔08:17, 5.May 2017

Washington, May 5 The White House said that US President Donald Trump’s first overseas trip later this month since taking office will include additional stops in Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican. According to a White House statement on Thursday,

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V.K. Singh to leave for Saudi Arabia

V.K. Singh to leave for Saudi Arabia

🕔13:14, 2.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 2  In the wake of the food crisis facing Indian workers laid off by Saudi companies, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh will leave for Saudi Arabia on Tuesday night.He will reach Jeddah early on

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India to bring back 10,000 workers from Saudi Arabia: Sushma

India to bring back 10,000 workers from Saudi Arabia: Sushma

🕔15:58, 1.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 1  The government is making all efforts to bring back the 10,000 Indian workers rendered jobless in Saudi Arabia and is also providing them food in camps, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in the Lok Sabha

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Egypt, Saudi Arabia agree on land bridge

Egypt, Saudi Arabia agree on land bridge

🕔09:59, 9.Apr 2016

Cairo, April 9  Egypt and Saudi Arabia agreed on Friday to establish a land bridge to connect the two countries, visiting King Salman Bin Abdel-Aziz said. “The land bridge will be named after King Salman,” Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said.

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India, Saudi Arabia to strengthen anti-terror cooperation

India, Saudi Arabia to strengthen anti-terror cooperation

🕔10:24, 4.Apr 2016

Riyadh, April 4  In a reflection of deepening bilateral ties, India and Saudi Arabia on Sunday agreed to further strengthen cooperation in the fight against terror and Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured Saudi and Indian businessmen that the Goods and

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Pakistani PM visits Saudi Arabia, Iran to ease tensions

Pakistani PM visits Saudi Arabia, Iran to ease tensions

🕔13:23, 18.Jan 2016

Islamabad, Jan 18  Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Monday embarked a visit to Saudi Arabia and Iran to ease tensions between them. People in Pakistan and abroad await the outcome of the initiative

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Saudi Arabia ends ‘Operation Decisive Storm’ in Yemen

Saudi Arabia ends ‘Operation Decisive Storm’ in Yemen

🕔11:52, 22.Apr 2015

Riyadh, April 22  The Saudi Arabia-led coalition command on Tuesday announced the end of the military campaign against the Houthi rebels in Yemen after they received a message from President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi, state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported

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Pakistan PM to visit Saudi Arabia on April 23

Pakistan PM to visit Saudi Arabia on April 23

🕔12:06, 21.Apr 2015

Islamabad, April 21  Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Saudi Arabia on April 23 (Thursday) to discuss the developing situation in Yemen, a media report said on Tuesday. The Pakistan premier will hold talks with Saudi King Salman bin

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India important country for business, security ties: Saudi Arabia

India important country for business, security ties: Saudi Arabia

🕔10:58, 11.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 11  Saudi Arabia views India as an important country with which it can do business and forge security ties in order to deal with terrorism and piracy, Saudi Arabian envoy Saud Mohammed Al-Sati said here on Friday.

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Saudi keen to participate in Make in India, says envoy

Saudi keen to participate in Make in India, says envoy

🕔13:09, 8.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 8  Saudi Arabia, the largest supplier of crude oil to India, is keen to participate in the Make in India initiative of the Narendra Modi government and has asked its businesspeople to explore the opportunities in India

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NRIs from Saudi Arabia to attend Indian diaspora conclave

NRIs from Saudi Arabia to attend Indian diaspora conclave

🕔10:15, 2.Jan 2015

Jeddah, Jan 2  A large number of non-resident Indians (NRIs) from Saudi Arabia will participate in the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) to be held Jan 7-9 in Gujarat, a media report said Thursday. The PBD is held Jan 9

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Saudi Arabia limits family visit visa to six months

Saudi Arabia limits family visit visa to six months

🕔10:59, 27.Dec 2014

Riyadh, Dec 27  The passport department of Saudi Arabia has announced a new regulation that limits the family visitor visas to six months, an official spokesperson said. The period would start once a visitor arrives in the country and registers

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