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Opinion

Mohammed bin Salman and the gold rush of singularity

Japan's billionaire Masayoshi Son has sold the idea of singularity to Saudi Arabia. But is this investment a good idea?

Bill Law

by Bill Law

Bill Law

The Listening Post

Reform in Saudi Arabia: Image versus reality

The jailing of female activists makes the story of reform in the kingdom harder to tell. Plus, political ads in Mexico.

Middle East

Rights groups: Three more activists arrested in Saudi crackdown

The activists, mostly women who advocated for equal right, were smeared by state-linked media as traitors.

Rights groups: Three more activists arrested in Saudi crackdown

Saudi Arabia

Rights groups demand release of Saudi women driving activists

Critics say the arrest of seven women's rights activists shows lack of commitment by authorities to implement reforms.

Rights groups demand release of Saudi women driving activists

Counting the Cost

Is Saudi Arabia biting off more than it can chew?

Economic reality has gripped the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which aims to move away from oil dependency.

Mohammed bin Salman

MBS: Palestinians should 'accept Trump proposals or shut up'

Saudi crown prince criticises Palestinian leadership, says must accept what US offers or stop complaining, report says.

MBS: Palestinians should 'accept Trump proposals or shut up'

Opinion

Trump is offering Saudi Arabia a 'bad deal' on Syria

Why the proposal for a Saudi-led deployment of Arab forces to Syria would not work.

Joe Macaron

by Joe Macaron

Joe Macaron

Saudi Arabia

France, Saudi Arabia agree to deals worth $18bn

French President Macron and Saudi's Mohammed bin Salman also agreed on the need to curb Iran's 'expansionism'.

Emmanuel Macron, Mohammed bin Salman agree to deals worth $18bn

Saudi Arabia

Saudi prosecutor begins investigations into corruption cases

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor probes corruption cases of princes, officials and businessmen arrested last year.

Saudi prosecutor begins investigations into corruption cases

Mohammed bin Salman

Iran and Qatar high on agenda when MBS arrives in France

French president views Saudi crown prince as a 'loose cannon', French diplomat tells Reuters news agency.

Iran and Qatar high on agenda when MBS arrives in France

Mohammed bin Salman

MbS's Israel remarks' timing 'absolutely worst ever'

Saudi crown prince's comments come just days after killings of 17 Palestinians by Israeli forces during peaceful march.

Iran

Iranian official lashes out at MBS after war warning

Foreign Ministry spokesman slams Mohammed bin Salman after Saudi heir warned war with Tehran was just 10-15 years away.

Iranian official calls MBS 'delusional' after prince warns of war

Mohammed bin Salman

Saudi crown prince meets pro-Israel groups in US

Leaked itinerary shows bin Salman has met leaders of several right-wing Jewish organisations during ongoing US tour.

MBS meets AIPAC, anti-BDS leaders during US visit

Inside Story

Is Saudi Arabia more vulnerable to Houthi attacks?

Houthi rebels fired seven missiles deep into Saudi territory on Sunday - warning there is more to come.

UpFront

Is Saudi Arabia's MBS really a reformer?

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi, think-tank founder Ali Shihabi and HRW's Sarah Leah Whitson debate democracy, Yemen and MBS.

Is Saudi Arabia's MBS really a reformer?