|10/13/2015 - || Saudi plans tripling of umrah visas, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Saudi Arabia is planning to triple the number of visas it issues for umrah pilgrimage, reports said on Monday.|
The Saudi Gazette and Okaz newspapers quoted Haj Minister ...
|10/13/2015 - || Saudi, French mutual trade to hit USD13.6b, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The Saudi-French Business Opportunities Forum taking place in Saudi Arabia delivers the finest stage to advance parts of bilateral collaboration in many new areas.|
The two countries ...
|10/13/2015 - || Kuwaiti petrol firm to fully finance USD15.9b new refinery, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Kuwait's National Petroleum Company (KNPC) is set to sign the main contracts granted to firms to construct the USD15.9 billion Al-Zour oil refinery.|
The building of the 615,000 barrel ...
|10/13/2015 - || Egypt court orders Mubarak's sons freed in graft case, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) An Egyptian court Monday ordered the release of ousted president Hosni Mubarak's two sons who were sentenced to three years in jail for corruption, a judicial official and their ...|
|10/13/2015 - || KSA focuses on low spending amid weak oil prices, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Saudi plans to return unspent money which was allocated in this year's budget for the purpose of cutting waste as state revenues weakens due to low oil prices.|
In the recent past, ...
|10/13/2015 - || Three new stabbings in Jerusalem spread more fear, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Three new stabbings in Jerusalem and a car attack spread more fear among Israelis on Monday as Palestinian unrest showed little sign of slowing after nearly two weeks of ...|
|10/13/2015 - || Israel 'wants third intifida': Palestinian foreign minister, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Palestinian foreign minister Riad al-Malki on Monday accused Israel of seeking to spark "a third intifada", as violence again flared in Jerusalem, the West Bank and the Gaza ...|
|10/13/2015 - || King rejects questioning of Saudi role as haj organiser, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) King Salman on Monday rejected any suggestions that Saudi Arabia should give up its role as the organiser of the haj following last month's deadly stampede in Mina. |
|10/13/2015 - || Lebanon's Hezbollah buries commander killed in Syria, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Lebanon's powerful Shiite movement Hezbollah buried a leading commander in the south of the country on Monday, after he was killed "performing his jihadist duties in Syria", his ...|
|10/13/2015 - || Court orders Mubarak's sons released in graft case, Gulf Times|
|(MENAFN - Gulf Times) An Egyptian court yesterday ordered the release of ousted president Hosni Mubarak's two sons who were sentenced to three years in jail for corruption, a judicial official and ...|