AJ Impact

Could climate change rain on Saudi Aramco's IPO parade?

Oil giant based in Dhahran faces big risks in public offering plans, as many investors move away from fossil fuels.

Could climate change rain on Saudi Aramco's IPO parade?

Saudi Arabia

Son of jailed Saudi scholar al-Awdah warns against execution

Abdullah al-Awdah says his father's arrest and possible execution is part of government's efforts to 'quash dissent'.

Son of jailed Saudi scholar al-Awdah warns against execution

AJ Impact

First oil, now food: Saudi Arabia and Russia grow closer

Riyadh and Moscow have been strengthening ties through energy cooperation, and grain shipments are poised to be next.

First oil, now food: Saudi Arabia and Russia grow closer

Donald Trump

Democrats: Trump friend sought to profit from Saudi nuclear deal

House panel says 'corporate and foreign interests use unique access to advocate for transfer of US nuclear technology'.

Democrats: Trump friend sought to profit from Saudi nuclear deal

AJ Impact

With Aramco IPO deal on hold, some question if it's now worth it

Despite delays, Saudi Arabia’s Prince Mohammed bin Salman insists the company's IPO will take place in 2020 or 2021.

With Aramco IPO deal on hold, some question if it's now worth it

United States

Defying Trump, US House votes to block Saudi arms sales

Measures related to $8bn in arms sales to Saudi Arabia now go to Trump, who is expected to veto the resolutions.

United States

Senator calls for 'comprehensive review' of US-Saudi relationship

Republican Senator Jim Risch introduces legislation that seeks to push back on Saudi Arabia over its rights record.

Senator calls for 'comprehensive review' of US-Saudi relationship

Counting the Cost

Who runs OPEC? Russia, Saudi and the hunt for higher oil prices

Has the quest for higher oil prices forced Saudi Arabia to relinquish control of the cartel to Putin's Russia?

AJ IMPACT

Saudi Arabia's hometown ambitions could clip wealth fund's wings

MBS expects Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund to develop domestic projects that will reduce its reliance on oil.

Saudi Arabia's hometown ambitions could clip wealth fund's wings

Talk to Al Jazeera

Saudi scholar Alaoudh: 'MBS is not Saudi Arabia'

The son of jailed Muslim leader Salman al-Awdah on Khashoggi's murder and the erosion of rights and liberties under MBS.

Middle East

Saudi Crown Prince MBS visits Seoul for trade deals

South Korea tries to become a key player in Saudi Arabia's restructuring of its economy away from a reliance on oil.

Jamal Khashoggi

Five things to know about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi

UN special rapporteur is set to present her findings on Khashoggi's killing the at UN Human Rights Council on Wednesday.

Five things to know about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia

Khashoggi's fiancee demands UN action 'now'

Fiancee of slain reporter says Saudi Arabia acted in 'scandalous' manner by trying to eliminate evidence of killing.

Jamal Khashoggi

Pompeo did not discuss Khashoggi murder with Saudi king: official

US official says murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi 'did not' come up in meeting between Pompeo and King Salman.

Pompeo did not discuss Khashoggi murder with Saudi king: official

Saudi Arabia

Trump won't say if he'll ask FBI to probe Khashoggi killing

US president declines to commit to ordering the FBI to probe the journalist's murder.

Trump won't say if he'll ask FBI to probe Khashoggi killing