Tag Archives: Arabia

Saudi Arabia to Inject $3 Billion into Central Bank

Pakistan said Wednesday that Saudi Arabia would deposit $3 billion into its central bank to help boost the underfunded Islamic nation’s foreign exchange reserves. Shaukat Tarin, a top official at Pakistan’s Ministry of Finance, also said on Twitter that Saudi Arabia would also supply Pakistan with $1.2 billion worth of …

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Saudi Arabia Aims for Zero Emissions by 2060

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said Saturday that the world’s biggest oil-exporting nation is aiming to achieve ‘net zero’ emissions of greenhouse gases by 2060, 10 years later than the United States. He also said he would double the emission reductions he plans to achieve by 2030. Crown Prince Mohammed bin …

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Saudi Arabia Allows Full Capacity Sports Stadiums

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Sports, Saturday (16/10), allowed sports fans to attend matches at full capacity in all stadiums and other sports facilities starting Sunday (17/10). However, the stadium and sports facilities only accept spectators who have received two doses of the kingdom-approved COVID-19 vaccine. On Friday (15/10), the Interior …

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Saudi Arabia reopens Umrah for Indonesian pilgrims

The good news about the resumption of Umrah for Indonesian pilgrims by the Saudi Arabian government was conveyed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi in a virtual press statement from Jakarta, Saturday (9/10). Retno explained that the decision from the Saudi government came after a long discussion at …

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