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  1. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Saudi companies told to boycott Dutch firms after politician's anti-Islam stunt

    Posted May 18th 2014, 06:26am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Riyadh Anti-Islamic stunt leads to boycott of Dutch firms Saudi companies have been ordered to exclude Dutch firms from future projects over an anti-Islamic stunt ... in the kingdom". And it orders an end to visits by trade delegations between the two countries. In November, anti-Islamic Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders printed stickers imitating the Saudi flag. The Arabic ...

  2. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Crusading Saudi internet editor sentenced to 10 years' jail, 1,000 lashes

    Posted May 08th 2014, 11:57pm by Reuters

    ... Arabia has sentenced the editor of an internet forum he founded to discuss the role of religion in the conservative Islamic kingdom to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail. In July Raif Badawi, who ... on his website. The world's top oil exporter follows the strict Wahhabi school of Sunni Islam and applies Islamic sharia law. Judges base their decisions on their own interpretation ...

  3. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Jakarta pays part of blood money to stop Saudis beheading maid for murder

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:15pm by AFP

    ... and there was a campaign in the past few weeks to stop the execution. Under Islamic sharia law followed in Saudi Arabia, the family of a victim can settle for "blood money" instead of an execution. ...

  4. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Saudi Arabia bans more than 10,000 copies of 420 books at annual fair

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 09:15pm by AFP

    ... are not allowed to drive. Other banned books include The History of Hijab and Feminism in Islam. Activist Aziza Yousef said the crackdown had offered "free advertising to those whose books were ... of the book fair had announced ahead of the event that any book deemed "against Islam" or "undermining security" in the kingdom would be confiscated. ...

  5. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Saudi preacher jailed for 8 years for raping, killing daughter

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... ex-wife, the girl's mother, one million riyals (HK$2.1 million) in "blood money," lawyer Turki al-Rasheed said. Blood money is compensation for the next of kin under Islamic law. ...

  6. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Top Saudi cleric says women who drive risk damaging their ovaries

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 06:09pm by Reuters in Riyadh

    ... Reuters in Riyadh Sheikh Saleh al-Lohaidan says women who drive could bear children with clinical problems One of Saudi Arabia’s top conservative clerics has said women who drive risk damaging their ovaries and bearing children with clinical problems, countering activists who are trying to end the Islamic kingdom’s male-only driving rules. A campaign calling for women to defy ...

  7. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Saudi Arabia arrests two al-Qaeda suspects

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 10:45am by Agence France-Presse in Riyadh

    ... Agence France-Presse in Riyadh Militants may have been plotting against Western embassies in Middle East Saudi Arabia arrested two suspected members of al-Qaeda who may have been plotting against Western embassies in the Middle East, the interior ministry announced on Thursday. The two men, a Yemeni and a Chadian national, had contacts with the Yemeni branch of the terror network, ...

  8. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    King Abdullah swears in first women to Saudi Arabia's Shura Council

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the decisions following consultations with religious leaders in Saudi Arabia, which applies a strict version of Islamic sharia law. In 2011, he granted women the right to vote and contest the next local ...

  9. News - World - SAUDI ARABIA

    Celebratory gunfire at Saudi wedding cuts cable, 23 electrocuted

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 05:44pm by Reuters in Riyadh

    ... tradition in tribal areas of the conservative Islamic kingdom, last month. Eastern Province governor Prince Mohammed bin Fahd ordered an investigation into the incident, the official Saudi Press ...

  10. Property - International - SAUDI ARABIA

    Home loans in Saudi Arabia nearly double after passage of mortgage law

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... are also tapping bank loans to build real estate projects. Mecca-based Jabal Omar Development Co signed in June a 5 billion-riyal Islamic financing deal to complete the first stage of its projects in Islam's holiest city. Emaar Economic City, a unit of Dubai's Emaar Properties PJSC, is building a real estate project in King Abdullah Economic City on the Red Sea coast that will house about ...



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