Sunday, 25 Jul 2021

Category: Entertainment

CITC Launches ‘Game Mode’ Initiative to Support Video Games Market

Riyadh, The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) launched the ‘Game Mode’ initiative, with the aim of enhancing Saudi Arabia’s booming gaming sector. This comes within the framework of CITC’s work to encourage healthy competition among telecom operators to provide the best experience for gamers, raise the level of transparency in the market, and enable […]

GEA Concludes Entertainment Ambassadors Program

Riyadh, The General Entertainment Authority (GEA) concluded today “Entertainment Ambassadors Program”, which was launched by the GEA in collaboration with Prince Mohammed bin Salman Foundation (MiSK), upon the directives of Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) Turki bin Abdulmohsen Al Al-Sheikh. The program sims to strengthen the GEA’s role […]

Saudi Films Festival poised to witness wide participation, reports say

Dammam, The Dammam branch of the Saudi Culture and Arts Association is planning to hold the SCAA’s 6th Saudi Films Festival on the Ist of September virtually in collaboration with Dhahran-based King Abdulaziz International Cultural Center and supervision of the Films Commission, an affiliate of the Ministry of Culture, organizers said today. They reported that […]

Apple has no interest in buying TikTok

Los Angeles, Apple Inc has no interest in acquiring TikTok, the company said on Tuesday, denying a report by news website Axios from earlier in the day. Axios, citing sources outside Apple, earlier reported the iPhone maker has expressed interest in buying the ByteDance-owned firm, Reuters reported. Rival Microsoft Corp is currently negotiating a deal […]

Janet Jackson, 50 Cent to Perform at Saudi Arabia Concert

NEW YORK – Janet Jackson and rappers 50 Cent and Future have been added to the lineup for the Jeddah World Fest, the concert in Saudi Arabia that Nicki Minaj pulled out of after human rights organizations urged the rapper to cancel her appearance.The w…

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Saudi Arabia Concert

NEW YORK, Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and freedom of expression. “After careful reflection I have decided to no longer move forward with my scheduled …

China Condemns Houthi Attack on Abha Airport, Saudi Arabia

Beijing, China today has condemned the terrorist attack carried out by the Iranian-backed Houthi militia on Abha International Airport in southern Saudi Arabia, resulting in civilian casualties from different nationalities.”China condemns the attack on…