Day: February 22, 2015

Kingdom sparing no effort in fight against extremism, terrorism: Saudi King (Asharq Al-Awsat)

February 22, 2015

Mecca, Asharq Al-Awsat—Saudi Arabia will spare no effort in the global and regional fight against extremism and terrorism, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz said on Sunday. “Our security services have been relentless in blocking the efforts of terrorists,” the King said in a speech given on his behalf by Prince […]

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We need a policy on use of private cars (Daily Nation (Kenya))

February 22, 2015

On my way to work recently I noticed something odd on an SUV on Thika Road. The car was sporting the whiteonred diplomatic plates, flying the German flag and its make was Japanese. Rather odd. It is a diplomatic gaffe for any member of German delegation to be seen in a Japanese car, let alone […]

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Phl, Saudi Arabia business group to promote trade invesment (Philippine Star)

February 22, 2015

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have agreed to work together to promote greater trade and investment ties between the two countries. According to PCCI president Alfredo Yao, the PCCI recently met with Khalid S. Halawani Alsaid, […]

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Not Just Israel: Arab States Worried About Iran Deal (Arutz Sheva)

February 22, 2015

Arab governments have been privately expressing their concern to Washington about the emerging terms of a potential nuclear deal with Iran, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday, citing Arab and U.S. officials involved in the deliberations. According to the report, the direction of American diplomacy with Tehran has added fuel to fears in some Arab […]

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Fighting terror is Islamic duty: Saudi grand mufti (Pakistan Today)

February 22, 2015

As Saudi Arabia hosts international anti-terror conference, the Kingdom’s grand mufti urged Muslim to rally all efforts to fight terrorism as an Islamic duty. “The misuse of the religion by extremists is greatly damaging the image of Islam,” grand mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh was quoted by Arab News on Sunday. Those sinners attribute their […]

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