Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has endorsed a project to construct a second causeway linking Bahrain with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain News Agency has reported.
The Saudi monarch's endorsement of the causeway was announced
King Abdullah Economic City has signed contracts with new three manufacturing companies that are investing in the city's Industrial Valley to take advantage of the promising opportunities offered by the booming Saudi market.
The dangerous developments unfolding in Iraq, Syria and Libya topped talks between King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia and Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sisi yesterday.
The Saudi monarch, during his first visit to Cairo since the 2
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah will pay a brief visit to Egypt on Friday in a show of support for its newly elected president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, two Saudi sources told Reuters on Thursday.
Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arab mo
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah left for a private visit to Morocco on Tuesday and appointed his younger brother, Crown Prince Salman, to run the affairs of the kingdom in his absence, the royal court said.
The movements and heal
The shouts of street traders drown out the timid chants of the handful of activists outside the mosque in the heart of Amman where hundreds of people used to protest against Jordan's King Abdullah.
Police and plain clothes int
Saudi King Abdullah has offered his "enthusiastic support" to US efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, US Secretary of State John Kerry said.
The US diplomat made the comment after some two hours and 40 mi
President Barack Obama phoned Saudi King Abdullah on Wednesday to discuss the interim deal between Iran and six world powers to curb Tehran's nuclear program, and emphasised that it will be important for Iran to follow through on commitments
If Secretary of State John Kerry visited Riyadh to reassure top Saudis that their anger over US Middle East policy is unfounded, he has more work to do.
King Abdullah, who is 90 this year and rarely meets visiting officials, muste
Saudi King Abdullah called on Arabs to stand together against "attempts to destabilise" Egypt, in a strong message of support for the country's military leadership read out on Saudi television on Friday.