Culinary Christmas delights in Saudi Arabia

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ALKHOBAR: With the lingering scent of freshly fried fish and the enticing aroma of brewed coffee, Alkhobar welcomed its first Seafood Festival recently, just a short walk from the corniche. The four-day ticketed event, a family friendly space that celebrates seafood in all its forms, is supported by the Quality of Life Program and the … Read more

Who’s Who: Alberto Bounous, vice president for development at King Abdullah Financial District

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Alberto Bounous is the vice president for development at King Abdullah Financial District, a business and lifestyle destination in Riyadh. Bounous oversees the development of the district’s new projects across various asset classes from commercial and residential to hospitality and retail with the aim of creating a vibrant neighborhood at the heart of the Kingdom’s … Read more

Saudi Arabia’s FIFA Club World Cup 2023 was ‘very special,’ says Guardiola

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How Sevilla’s data-driven methodology can help Saudi and regional clubs punch above their weight Few clubs in world football have punched above their weight in the last two decades quite like Sevilla FC. In a landscape that includes arguably the world’s two biggest clubs, Real Madrid and Barcelona, as well as the likes of Atletico … Read more

Saudi authorities arrest 16,899 illegals in one week

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ALKHOBAR: With the lingering scent of freshly fried fish and the enticing aroma of brewed coffee, Alkhobar welcomed its first Seafood Festival recently, just a short walk from the corniche. The four-day ticketed event, a family friendly space that celebrates seafood in all its forms, is supported by the Quality of Life Program and the … Read more

Welch becomes first female referee in English Premier League

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Steven Gerrard: Al-Ettifaq need to do ‘a lot’ of business in January transfer window RIYADH: Al-Ettifaq manager Steven Gerrard has said that the club will need to do “a lot” of business in the January transfer window to get to the level he wants in the Roshn Saudi League. Al-Ettifaq were beaten 3-1 at Al-Nassr … Read more

Lebanese TV cameraman wounded in Israeli air attack

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RAFAH, Gaza Strip: Israel’s war to destroy Hamas has killed more than 20,000 Palestinians, health officials in Gaza said Friday, as Israel expanded its offensive and ordered tens of thousands more people to leave their homes.The deaths in Gaza amount to nearly 1 percent of the territory’s prewar population — the latest indication of the … Read more

King Faisal Foundation enhances cooperation with Ministry of Economy and Planning

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ALKHOBAR: With the lingering scent of freshly fried fish and the enticing aroma of brewed coffee, Alkhobar welcomed its first Seafood Festival recently, just a short walk from the corniche. The four-day ticketed event, a family friendly space that celebrates seafood in all its forms, is supported by the Quality of Life Program and the … Read more

UN rejection of Gaza ceasefire giving Israel ‘license to kill’: Arab League Chief

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QLAYAA, Lebanon: In the Lebanese Christian border village of Qlayaa, the priest urged his parish to keep the Christmas spirit alive despite clashes between Hezbollah and Israel forcing many to flee.Nestled among lush, green fields and flowing olive groves, Qlayaa has echoed to the sound of bombing on an almost daily basis since October 7.“Of … Read more

Iran threatens Mediterranean closure over Gaza, without saying how

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An Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander said the Mediterranean Sea could be closed if the United States and its allies continued to commit “crimes” in Gaza, Iranian media reported on Saturday, without explaining how that would happen. Iran backs Hamas against Israel and it accuses the United States of backing what it calls Israeli crimes in … Read more