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Saudi sisters given help after fleeing to Georgia
4 days ago
Two Saudi Arabian women who fled their families to Georgia this week have been offered help by authorities. The sisters are the latest in a stream of women using Twitter to escape the Saudi male guardianship system.
Saudi Aramco order book said to be $40 Billion for Dollar- Bond sale
The start of Saudi Aramco's sale of its debut dollar bonds has an order book reportedly around $40 billion.
Saudi women's rights activist faces unnamed charges without a lawyer
The trial of a Saudi rights activist has begun without her able to consult a lawyer or even know the charges she faces. Loujain al-Hathloul has faced sexual assault and torture in custody, according to activists.
Saudi Crown prince heads to China to meet with Xi
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman will arrive in China today after his visit to India and Pakistan. He’s in the middle of a tour through Asia trying to burnish his image as ties with Western leaders remain strained after the Khashoggi affair.
Saudi sisters hide in Hong Kong after fleeing kingdom
Two Saudi sisters say they are hiding in Hong Kong after being intercepted at Hong Kong airport by kingdom officials while fleeing their home. It is the latest case of women fleeing repression in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi women refugees in Germany: Still living in fear
Saudi women who have fled to Germany to request asylum continue to live under threat from their families. DW spoke with four such women and human rights experts who suspect the Saudi Embassy's involvement.
Saudi Arabia business conditions 'Quite challenging,' Emirates NBD says
Khatija Haque, head of Middle East and North Africa research at Emirates NBD, talks about the Saudi and U.A.E economies, and oil supply.
Saudi teen's asylum escape puts women's rights abuses on display
A young Saudi woman was locked up by her family for half a year for refusing a forced marriage. She finally managed to escape to Thailand. Her case has made a splash on social media — but she's not the only one.
G20 summit opens as leaders give Saudi prince mixed reception
World leaders have opened talks at the G20 summit in Argentina. A weekend of meetings is expected to be overshadowed by the contentious presence of the Saudi crown prince and tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
Saudi oil output reaches record
Crude posted its biggest gain in months as the world's largest oil exporters prepare to talk global supplies. This is despite daily oil output from Saudi Arabia reaching a record 11.2 million barrels a day.
How Saudi crisis could impact tech investments
20 Oct 2018
Lane Kasselman, Greenbrier managing partner, discusses the impact of presumed death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Saudi investments in technology firms.
Air strikes kill 10 civilians in Yemen's Hodeidah province: medics
14 Oct 2018
Air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi group in Yemen killed at least 10 civilians in Hodeidah province on Saturday (October 13), medics and Houthi media said.