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2009-06-12 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Telemarketing is a huge business in the US, but here in Saudi Arabia, it hasn't really caught on.

2009-05-22 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- You probably already know that women are not allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia, but do you know why? Susie highlights the bizarre reasoning for it right from the mouth of a Muslim cleric.

2009-05-20 17:11:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Linbrook Press announces a new novel, The Dawn of Saudi (ISBN: 978-0977-978-014), authored by Homa Pourasgari, scheduled to be released June 22, 2009. Homa had a desire to write a novel that would depict what life is like for women in Saudi Arabia.

2009-05-15 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A prominent Saudi judge recently spoke at a conference on domestic violence and condoned men beating their wives to an audience of outraged angry women.

2009-05-01 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Not all Saudi men are male chauvinist pigs. Susie has spent more than 30 years with her Saudi husband. But many Saudi men have the mentality that women should be kept uneducated, barefoot and pregnant in the kitchen.

2009-04-17 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- For those of you living in the USA, yesterday's news was likely filled with images of long lines at post offices and dire reminders to those who like to leave things until the last minute, to get their taxes in on time.

2009-04-03 11:01:00

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- One would think after almost a year and a half in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that Susie would be used to the bizarre things she sees almost every day.

2009-03-27 13:46:40

Taking photographs during Saudi Arabia's first authorized fashion show was strictly outlawed under Islamic law, a model says. An unidentified model taking part in this week's fashion show in the city of Jeddah said no paparazzi or cameras were present as models showed off new Western and Oriental fashion trends to an all-female audience, al-Arabiya reported Friday. A fashion show in Saudi Arabia is different from anywhere else, the model said.

2009-03-06 07:30:00

Leading Petrochemical Manufacturer to Discuss Growth Strategy at Presentation on March 19, 2009 DALLAS, March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arabian American Development Co.

2009-02-20 09:17:13

An Islamic scholar in Saudi Arabia said using ethanol or other alcohol-derived fuels in vehicles may be a sin for Muslims. Sheik Mohamed al-Najimi of the Saudi Islamic Jurisprudence Academy told Saudi newspaper Shams that the prophet Mohammed banned alcohol for all uses -- including buying, selling,

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.