Yemen is in turmoil, as a myriad of interest groups, including those supported by Saudi Arabia, face off against one another and push the country closer to the edge of civil war.
A vessel carrying hundreds of cattle exported from Somalia to Saudi Arabia capsized off Oman coast on Saturday after being hit by stormy weather, according to reports from Arab media.
Saudi Arabia continues to make itself look completely ridiculous when establishment figures like Dr Saleh al-Saadoon, an educated historian allegedly, try to justify the country's ban on Saudi women being allowed to drive. Talk about...Show More Summary
Resource Insights: What is Saudi Arabia not telling us about its oil future?: "If the Saudis are acting now to cripple U.S. and Canadian production for the reasons my friend suggests, it means world oil supplies are going to be much more problematic after 2020 than many people suppose. Show More Summary
In America, the amount of active oil rigs is falling dramatically, while the crude price has stabilized, suggesting a collapse in shale oil industry, similar to the ‘oil bust’ of 1986, is near. But then, why is oil production in the US is beating new records?
Saudi Arabia’s oil exports have risen in February in response to stronger demand from customers. As OPEC’s top producer battles for market share Reuters photographers around the globe have been photographing oil barrels to document how they are utilized once the fuel has been used. -- By ReutersMen stack oil barrels at a depot in Santo Domingo, Feb. Show More Summary
Slight correction there, actually. This key, done in a diamond-encrusted style that serves as an homage to the flag of Saudi Arabia (of course), costs at least $46,000. That's where pricing starts, and it only goes up from there. Read more...
An Islamic court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a man to death for renouncing his Muslim faith, the English-language daily Saudi Gazette has reported.
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Yemen is moving to the southern city of Aden, an aide to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi said on Thursday, in an apparent snub to the Shi’ite Houthi faction that has taken control of the capital Sanaa. The Saudi Foreign Ministry could not immediately be reached for comment. Saudi Arabia joined Western […]
ExxonMobil, Chevron, and Saudi Arabia have all given to the family’s groups. What are environmental groups saying about this?
Saudi Arabia’s oil minister is concerned about potentially disruptive trends that could undermine the oil industry in the coming decades. New technologies and efforts to cut carbon emissions offer potentially existential threats to the world’s most important commodity. read more
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Today, with plummeting oil prices and news reports of US oil production poised to exceed that of Saudi Arabia’s, there is a perception on the street that there is no energy crisis. Yet just a few years ago, we were all talking about one. Have things changed so dramatically so fast? read more
The long-sought-after deal to upgrade and replace Saudi Arabia's Eastern Fleet has taken a major step forward, sources said, with the January delivery of a letter of request (LoR) to the US detailing Saudi wishes.Rear Adm. Jim Shannon, head of the US Navy International Program Office, reportedly obtained the LoR during a visit to Saudi Arabia. Show More Summary
Addressing the Security Council in New York on Monday Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor gave a bizarre satirical presentation of "Oscar" awards for "peace and security." The victors were Iran, Hezbollah, Saudi Arabia and the Palestinian Authority.
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By Alexis Akwagyiram LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude held steady around $59 a barrel on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia's oil minister said oil demand is growing and markets are calm. Oil prices crashed by 60 percent between June and January to a post-2009 low near $45 a barrel but have since recovered. Show More Summary
Our bestest friend Saudi Arabia knows what is up. While the religious freedom American Jesus people are still stuck in the past, saying that your mother made you gay because she was too nice, or your father made you gay because he worked...Show More Summary
The State Department’s human rights report on Saudi Arabia tells us: The most important human rights problems reported included citizens’ lack of the right and legal means to change their government; pervasive restrictions on universal rights such as freedom of expression, including on the internet, and freedom of assembly, association, movement, and religion; and a […]
GREAT, NOW GO AFTER ALL THE TERROR-FUNDERS IN QATAR AND SAUDI ARABIA: Roger Simon: A Landmark Court Victory over Terrorism in New York.