How GCC countries are dealing with Corona

How GCC countries are dealing with Corona

This is the Grand Mosque of Makkah without people after Saudi authorities banned public attendance. It is a heartbreaking scene for anyone who has been there. This is the second time in Saudi Arabian history that worshippers are not allowed into the Grand Mosque (the...
Al Dowayan Saudi arts on BBC top 100 women list

Al Dowayan Saudi arts on BBC top 100 women list

This month, the BBC has revealed its list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2019. These are women who drive change on behalf of women everywhere. This year’s list included Manal Al Dowayan, a Saudi photographer and artist from Dhahran....
Al-Mansour’s movie sent to the Oscar – 2nd try

Al-Mansour’s movie sent to the Oscar – 2nd try

Al-Mansour This month, Saudi Arabia nominated the movie The Perfect Candidate as best foreign language film for the Oscars. This is not the first nomination for the director and script-writer Haifaa Al Mansour, whose movie Wajda was nominated in 2012. In January 2019,...
Driving was a dream. This is freedom.

Driving was a dream. This is freedom.

Passport for Saudi Women: The Saudi Arabian government announced this week on many different sites; AlArabiya TV news, “Akhbar AlSaudia“ portal, online newspaper “Sabq” and others that it has changed its laws and regulations to allow women to obtain...