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2013-07-16 23:16:00

Vitesse Consulting announces a webinar in conjunction with global women’s network 85 Broads - The Flexible Workplace: How Leaders Can Retain the Keys to Success and Avoid Giving Away the Keys

2010-01-12 09:35:00

BOSTON, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Al-Othman Holding Company, the Saudi Arabian multinational conglomerate, has awarded J/Brice Design International, Inc.

2008-07-01 09:01:02

The following editorial appeared in the Dallas Morning News on Monday, June 30: ___ Last week's oil conference in Saudi Arabia marked a turning point in U.S.-Saudi relations, raising doubts about whether the oil-for-security formula still guides this longtime alliance.

2006-08-05 11:07:30

RIYADH (Reuters) - A Saudi minister has said he finds it revolting to see spoilt children waited on hand and foot by Asian maids, whose main role is often that of status symbol.

2006-05-11 02:24:21

By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Former "Arrested Development" star Jason Bateman has joined the cast of the Middle East thriller "The Kingdom." Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper and Jennifer Garner already have boarded the project, which is set for a June start date.

2006-04-11 20:12:48

By Erik Kirschbaum BAD NAUHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - The pictures of naked women are being removed from the hotel's health spa, the hard-core porn channels switched off and all the alcohol will be removed from the mini bars before Saudi Arabia arrives.

2006-03-29 07:59:58

(Recasts, adds details, background RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it had arrested 40 suspected militants, including eight who were linked to al Qaeda's attack on the world's largest oil processing plant last month.

2006-02-28 09:05:00

Young Saudis, thirsty for cinema in a country with no big screens and just the bare bones of a movie industry, are determined to drag the ultra-conservative Muslim kingdom into the celluloid world.

2006-02-25 10:27:41

By Souhail Karam ABQAIQ, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Al Qaeda claimed responsibility on Saturday for an attack on a Saudi oil facility at Abqaiq, when security forces fired at suicide bombers trying to storm the world's biggest oil processing plant.

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.