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Day: October 18, 2020

UN Arms Embargoes on Iran Expire Despite US Objections

TEHRAN – A decade-long U.N. arms embargo on Iran that barred it from purchasing foreign weapons like tanks and fighter jets expired Sunday as planned under its nuclear deal with world powers, despite objections from the United States. While insisting it planned no “buying spree,” Iran in theory can purchase weapons to upgrade military armament […]

Israel, US Send Treaty Delegation to Bahrain

JERUSALEM – An Israeli delegation accompanied by the U.S. treasury secretary flew to Bahrain on Sunday to formalize nascent relations and broaden Gulf cooperation that Washington has promoted as an anti-Iran bulwark and potential economic bonanza. Bahrain followed the United Arab Emirates in agreeing last month to normalize ties with Israel, stunning Palestinians who had […]

Prophet’s Mosque Witnesses 2nd Phase of Gradual Resumption of Performing Prayers within Al-Rawdah Al-Sharifah

Madinah, The Prophet’s Holy Mosque has witnessed on Sunday’s dawn the second phase of gradual resumption of performing prayers within Al-Rawdah Al-Sharifah (the area between Prophet Muhammad’s grave and his pulpit) and greeting Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) and his companions, which is available through scheduled appointments and in accordance with the capacity of […]

Amman Stock Market Falls

Amman, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) opened Sunday trading session lower at 1,568 points from its last session closure of 1,572 points, Jordan News Agency (Petra) reported. In the first hour of today’s trading session, the index ranged between 1,568 and 1,571 points at a trading value of JD987,000.   Source: Saudi Press Agency

Bahrain Bourse Falls

Manama, Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,476.93 points marking a decrease of 0.90 points below the previous closing, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported. This decrease was due to the fall in the Commercial Banks Sector and Investment Sector. Bahrain lslamic Index has closed at 646.77 points marking a decrease of 4.83 points below the previous closing. Results indicated that 54 equity transactions took place with a volume of 2,339,685 worth BD 481,112. Investors traded mainly […]

KSrelief Masam Project Dismantles 1,413 Mines in Yemen during 2nd Week of October

Riyadh, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief)’s Masam Project for Clearing Mines in Yemen demined 1,413 mines during the second week of October 2020, including 263 anti-tank mines, 1,109 unexploded ordnance and 41 explosive devices. Since the beginning of the project, as many as 192,467 mines planted by the Houthi militia have been […]

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index Ends Trading Higher, at 8,560.81 Points

Riyadh, Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading higher here today, gaining 7.02 points to close, at 8,560.81 points. The total value of the trading reported was over 9.2 billion, while the toll of shares traded was more than 400 million, divided into over 385,000 deals. The Saudi Parallel Equity Market Index (NOMU) ended the […]

KSrelief Continues Implementing Water Supply, Environmental Sanitation Project in Hajjah, Yemen

Hajjah, Yemen, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has continued implementing water supply and environmental sanitation project in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen, it was reported here today. During the period from 8 to 14 October, 2020, 344,000 liters of non-drinking water and 160,000 liters of potable water were pumped into tanks, benefiting 6,320 people, […]

Health Ministry Spokesman: 348 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Assistant Minister of Health and Official Spokesman of the Ministry of Health Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdulaali said in a press conference here today that 348 new confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 342,202 cases, including 8,479 active cases receiving necessary medical […]

‫جي أي سي موتور تطلق GA8 الفاخر و الجديد كلياً في المملكة العربية السعودية

الرياض، المملكة العربية السعودية،, 17 أكتوبر 2020 /PRNewswire/ — عقدت شركة جي ايه سي موتور، بالتعاون مع شركة الجميح للسيارات، إصدارًا عالميًا خاصًا عبر الإنترنت في 15أكتوبر لإطلاق سيارة GA8 الجديدة كلياً في السوق السعودية.بالاستفادة من السمعة الطيبة لشركة  جي ايه سي موتور، فقد جذب الطراز الرائد و الراقي GA8 الكثير من الاهتمام عند إطلاقه، ومن المتوقع […]