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Kerala couple, their 3 kids die in road accident in Saudi Arabia

The Siasat Daily 06 Dec 2021
Riyadh ... Siddique Thuvvur, chairman of the welfare wing of Riyadh KMCC, told Saudi Gazette that social workers, in collaboration with the Indian Embassy, ​​were completing paperwork for final procedures related to the repatriation of the bodies to India.

Saudi Arabia: Recruitment of Filipino domestic workers suspended

Gulf News 06 Dec 2021
The embassy noted that the suspension was due to new regulations issued ... “The local recruitment offices need to go personally to the Philippine embassy in Riyadh to make payment of the fee for recruitment procedures in the absence of electronic means of payment or bank transfers.

Abuse of domestic help has no place in Saudi society

Gulf News 03 Dec 2021
“They ate a lot and never let me have a rest.” Desperate for help, she said she called the Vietnamese representative in Riyadh only to be told that ... The housemaids’ return was in accordance with their wish and that was in coordination with the Embassy of the Philippines in Riyadh.

DiplomaticQuarter: Angola opens embassy in Riyadh to strengthen bilateral ties

Arab News 02 Dec 2021
RIYADH. The Southern African country Angola has recently opened its embassy in Riyadh with the aim of enhancing bilateral cooperation with Saudi Arabia ... The opening ceremony of the embassy was attended by a number of Saudi officials and diplomats from embassies in Riyadh.

Saudis mounted covert campaign to kill UN Yemen vote – media

Russia Today 02 Dec 2021
It marked the first time a UNHRC resolution had been defeated in the agency’s 15-year history ... Meanwhile, the foreign minister of Togo – which also opposed the motion – announced at the time of the vote that the African nation would open a new embassy in Riyadh, and receive Saudi financial support to support anti-terrorism efforts.

Saudis used ‘incentives and threats’ to shut down UN investigation in Yemen

The Observer 01 Dec 2021
In another case, the African nation of Togo announced at the time of the vote that it would open a new embassy in Riyadh, and receive financial support from the kingdom to support anti-terrorism activities.

Iran Feels Cornered by the Biden Administration

The Atlantic 01 Dec 2021
... to a two-decade-long career as Riyadh’s intelligence chief, understands better than anyone its rivalry with Iran ... No one expects decades of rivalry and enmity to end, and there’s no sign yet that Tehran is offering enough to Riyadh for it to reopen the Saudi embassy in Iran.

Saudi Arabia reopens consular section in Kabul embassy 30 Nov 2021
RIYADH, Nov ... the consular section of its embassy in the Afghan capital of Kabul.

Saudi Arabia reopens consular section of Kabul embassy

Arab News 30 Nov 2021
RIYADH. Saudi Arabia reopened the consular section of its embassy in Kabul on Tuesday ... 17 ....

Kenyan families tormented over maids’ ‘mysterious’ deaths in Saudi Arabia

Indian Express 29 Nov 2021
Three Saudi government ministries and the embassy in Nairobi did not respond to requests for comment ... The embassy in Riyadh doesn’t even respond to messages or say they will follow-up but never do ... More labour attaches will be appointed at the embassy in Riyadh to improve assistance, Tum added.

Riyadh: 9th Ambassador’s Choice international film fest starts

The Siasat Daily 28 Nov 2021
Riyadh. The Indian embassy in Riyadh is hosting its 9th edition of Ambassador’s Choice international film festival, from November 25, 2021 to December 7, 2021 ... As per the media reports, Dr Ausaf thanked the Saudi embassies and authorities for their cooperation ... in Riyadh.

Ambassador’s Choice International Film Festival opens in Riyadh

Arab News 28 Nov 2021
RIYADH. The ninth Ambassador’s Choice International Film Festival recently opened at the Embassy of India in Riyadh with the screening of Saudi drama “The Tambour of Retribution.” ... The Embassy of India is hosting the ninth edition of the Ambassador’s Choice International Film Festival from Nov.

DiplomaticQuarter: Bangladesh Embassy in Riyadh celebrates Armed Forces Day

Arab News 25 Nov 2021
RIYADH. Officials at the Bangladesh Embassy in Riyadh’s Diplomatic Quarter recently marked Armed Forces Day by celebrating the nation’s founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and remembering those who died in the 1971 war of independence ... in the embassy’s Bangabandhu Square.

Marriott, Sela to bring two new luxury hotels to Saudi Arabia

Gulf Daily News 24 Nov 2021
Slated to open in 2022, The St Regis Riyadh will be located at the entrance of the Diplomatic Quarter, close to the city’s embassies and central business district.  ... “We are thrilled to work with Sela Sport Company to bring these exciting new projects to Riyadh ...

Saudi Arabia condemns seizure of closed US Embassy in Sanaa by Yemen’s Houthis

Arab News 23 Nov 2021
RIYADH. Saudi Arabia said it strongly condemned the storming of the now-closed US embassy in Sanaa by Yemen’s Houthi militia and the detention of a number of its local staff. The Iran-backed Houthi militia breached the compound that used to house the embassy and detained dozens of ...