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Saudi Arabia executes two drug dealers including Pakistani national - The Express Tribune;

Saudi Arabia executes two drug dealers including Pakistani national - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneSaudi Arabia executes two drug dealers including Pakistani nationalThe Express TribuneRIYADH: Saudi Arabia executed two convicted drug traffickers on Thursday, bringing the number of prisoners killed in the kingdom to 20 so far this year. The state-run SPA news agency named the two men as Saudi Arabian national Nasser Harshan and ...and more »

Special Assistant to PM Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of Riyadh - The Nation;

Special Assistant to PM Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of Riyadh - The Nation

The NationSpecial Assistant to PM Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of RiyadhThe NationRIYADH: The Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi held a meeting with Prince Faisal Bin Bandar Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Governor of Riyadh, Saudia Arabia. The meeting held in a cordial environment is reflective ...and more »

Saudi Arabia says 43 Indian workers not held captive, addressing their concerns - Hindustan Times;

Saudi Arabia says 43 Indian workers not held captive, addressing their concerns - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesSaudi Arabia says 43 Indian workers not held captive, addressing their concernsHindustan TimesFile photo of an Asian worker at the construction site of a building in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in August 2016.(Reuters). Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it is addressing the concerns of some 43 Indian workers employed by a firm in the kingdom, with six ...and more »

Fatemi, Saudi Labour Minister discuss future cooperation - Pakistan Observer

Fatemi, Saudi Labour Minister discuss future cooperationPakistan ObserverThe Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi who is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia, held a meeting with Saudi Minister for Labour and Social Development, Mr. Ali bin Nasir Al Ghafis in Riyadh, says a message ...and more »

Pakistan's expats in Saudi Arabia - Saudi Gazette;

Pakistan's expats in Saudi Arabia - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazettePakistan's expats in Saudi ArabiaSaudi GazettePakistan and Saudi Arabia enjoy warm and friendly relations. The two countries have developed strong ties in various fields. Pakistan has an Embassy in Riyadh and a Consulate General in Jeddah. Pakistan Embassy was initially established in Jeddah, then ...and more »

A day unmatched in annals of our history - Saudi Gazette;

A day unmatched in annals of our history - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazetteA day unmatched in annals of our historySaudi GazetteFREEDOM is not something that can be bestowed on anybody. Freedom is something that people achieve after a lot of sacrifices. March 23 has an unmatched place in the annals of Pakistan history. It is considered as the day of national unity. This day is ...and more »

Vision 2025 and Vision 2030: An ongoing journey of socio-economic development - Saudi Gazette;

Vision 2025 and Vision 2030: An ongoing journey of socio-economic development - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazetteVision 2025 and Vision 2030: An ongoing journey of socio-economic developmentSaudi GazettePakistan's location at the confluence of interlocking regions and civilizations of South Asia West Asia, Central Asia, Gulf Region and China, offers the closet proximity to word's largest markets. Being at the intersection of East Asia and the Middle ...and more »

Pak aide raises worker issues in meeting with labor minister - Saudi Gazette;

Pak aide raises worker issues in meeting with labor minister - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazettePak aide raises worker issues in meeting with labor ministerSaudi GazetteSpecial Assistant to Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Tariq Fatemi meets with Minister for Labor and Social Development Ali Al-Ghafis in Riyadh on Wednesday. — Courtesy photo. By Irfan Mohammed. JEDDAH — Special Assistant to Pakistan Prime Minister for ...and more »

Pak-Saudi relations: A history of goodwill - Saudi Gazette;

Pak-Saudi relations: A history of goodwill - Saudi Gazette

Saudi GazettePak-Saudi relations: A history of goodwillSaudi GazetteHistorically, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have enjoyed a deep and longstanding bond based on their common geopolitical interests and a large number of expatriate Pakistani workers in the Kingdom. Saudi Arabia has always stood with Pakistan to help the ...and more »

Saudi-Pakistan ties — strong and getting stronger - Arab News;

Saudi-Pakistan ties — strong and getting stronger - Arab News

Arab NewsSaudi-Pakistan ties — strong and getting strongerArab NewsKing Salman receives Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Riyadh in this file photo. (AFP). RIYADH: The Saudi-Pakistani relationship is a vast and dynamic web of cooperative linkages, age-old bonds of friendship and undertakings, dating from well ...and more »

A landmark day in the history of Pakistan - Arab News;

A landmark day in the history of Pakistan - Arab News

Arab NewsA landmark day in the history of PakistanArab NewsToday, we are celebrating the 77th National Day of Pakistan with zeal and fervor both inside and outside the country. On this auspicious occasion, I convey my sincere felicitations to our community living in Saudi Arabia and around the world. March 23 ...and more »

Cherishing Pakistan-Saudi long-standing ties - Arab News;

Cherishing Pakistan-Saudi long-standing ties - Arab News

Arab NewsCherishing Pakistan-Saudi long-standing tiesArab NewsOn the auspicious occasion of the 77th National Day of Pakistan, I wish to convey my felicitations to all Pakistanis particularly those who are living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. I also take this opportunity to extend to them my best wishes for ...and more »

Role of Pakistani expatriates in Saudi Arabia - Arab News;

Role of Pakistani expatriates in Saudi Arabia - Arab News

Arab NewsRole of Pakistani expatriates in Saudi ArabiaArab NewsIn this screen grab from a video published on YouTube, Pakistani national Farman Ali Khan is shown rescuing a man stranded on an electric pole at an underpass during the 2009 flood in Jeddah. Khan saved 14 lives but lost his own while trying to save ...and more »

Pak-Saudi ties: A history of goodwill - Arab News;

Pak-Saudi ties: A history of goodwill - Arab News

Arab NewsPak-Saudi ties: A history of goodwillArab NewsHISTORICALLY, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have enjoyed deep and long-standing bonds based on their common geopolitical interests. The presence of a large number of expatriate Pakistani workers in the Kingdom has also added a new dimension to these ...and more »

Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog);

Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Tariq Fatemi meets Governor of Riyadh in Saudi ArabiaBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Tariq-Fatemi ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi had a meeting on Wednesday in Riyadh with Prince Faisal Bin Bandar Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Governor Riyadh. The meeting was held in a most cordial ...and more »

Pakistan attaches great importance to relations with Saudi Arabia - Radio Pakistan (press release);

Pakistan attaches great importance to relations with Saudi Arabia - Radio Pakistan (press release)

Radio Pakistan (press release)Pakistan attaches great importance to relations with Saudi ArabiaRadio Pakistan (press release)Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan says Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with Saudi Arabia. Talking to outgoing Ambassador of Saudi Arabia Abdullah Marzouk Al-Zahrani in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said that Pakistan is ...and more »

Deflation in Saudi Arabia eases in February - ArabianBusiness.com;

Deflation in Saudi Arabia eases in February - ArabianBusiness.com

ArabianBusiness.comDeflation in Saudi Arabia eases in FebruaryArabianBusiness.comThe first deflation seen in Saudi Arabia for more than a decade eased in February, according to the country's Central Department of Statistics. Inflation turned negative in the Gulf kingdom in January with figures showing that prices fell by 0.4 ...and more »

Saudi Arabia's deflation eases in February - Zawya;

Saudi Arabia's deflation eases in February - Zawya

ZawyaSaudi Arabia's deflation eases in FebruaryZawyaMen look out of a building as the Kingdom Centre Tower is seen in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser. Reuters/Faisal Al Nasser. TOPICS. Countries: Saudi Arabia U.S.. Companies: Central Department of Statistics Reuters.and more »

Over 2 million to attend world's biggest Camel fest in Saudi Arabia - International Business Times UK;

Over 2 million to attend world's biggest Camel fest in Saudi Arabia - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKOver 2 million to attend world's biggest Camel fest in Saudi ArabiaInternational Business Times UKMore than two million people are expected to attend the 2017 King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Saudi Arabia – touted as the world's biggest camel fair. The 28-day fest got off to a start on Sunday (19 March) in Rumah, 120km northeast of the Saudi ...and more »

Why has Saudi Arabia sent for troops from Pakistan? - The National;

Why has Saudi Arabia sent for troops from Pakistan? - The National

The NationalWhy has Saudi Arabia sent for troops from Pakistan?The NationalOnce again there is news of a Pakistani brigade being sent to Saudi Arabia. Lots of questions are being raised about why it is going and for what purpose. The last time Pakistan deployed troops in the kingdom was during Desert Storm. Those troops were ...and more »