Saudi Arabia to review recent increase in VAT

Saudis have suffered heavily from the unexpected VAT increase to 15% this year; a though lesson in how to spend wisely. Wether VAT increase was always intended a short term measure or reserved to public opposition is unclear. Clear is voices can be...
Arab Youth Survey 2020: Voices for the Future

Arab Youth Survey 2020: Voices for the Future

Tonight, the Middle East Institute in Washington is holding a webinar on the future of Arab Youth: Voices of the Future. This survey, in its 12th edition, interviews thousands of young people and tells readers about the feelings, mentality, ambitions, dreams and hopes...
Saudi Arabia to host the G20 summit

Saudi Arabia to host the G20 summit

The 2020 G20 Riyadh summit took place on 21–22 November 2020 virtually. Most important topics on the agenda was the pandemic and its effects as well as climate change. https://sauditimes.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/WhatsApp-Video-2020-11-22-at-5.37.52-PM.mp4 This...
First Saudi Women Football League

First Saudi Women Football League

Saudi female football teams are getting ready to start playing in the first Saudi Female Football League (WFL). The league was set to start in October after being launched in February 2020 by the Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA). Two years after women were...
Happenings around Saudi Arabia (November 2020)

Happenings around Saudi Arabia (November 2020)

Snow in Saudi Arabia Snow in Saudi Arabia ❤ pic.twitter.com/C4BfdcEYVN — Ahmed Almansoori (@Hackmed804) November 14, 2020 Princess Roses Strong conquers almost everything; #AmalAlhakmy runs her flower shop in a tiny village near Jizan. Her start was a fridge...