Tag: Saudi Arabia

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi concert

American rapper Nicki Minaj cancelled her upcoming concert in Saudi Arabia in a show of support for women's and gay rights in the ultra-conservative kingdom. Her scheduled appearance in the western city of Jeddah next week as part of a cultural festival triggered a social...

China’s bullying of Muslims land Malaysian minister, Saudi Crown Prince in trouble

Netizens are up in arms against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and Malaysia's Religious Affairs Minister Mujahid Yusof Rawa, over their comments regarding China's 'internment' camps where Muslims are 'imprisoned'. Netizens are sensitive on the widely reported issue of Beijing’s treatment of more than one million...

Trump the saviour of Arabism

There was no surprise in US President Donald Trump’s message to the Islamic world, as it was to be one against Iran, Syria and the so-called Islamic State. What was surprising is the reaction by moderates after the speech, showing their utter disgust or complete...

Eaglexpress air freight option for food exports to Saudi Arabia

Eaglexpress an airline that is dedicated to Haj and Umrah, may complement Malaysia's ambitions of becoming a net exporter of Halal food. The company said it has the capacity, and is well placed to ferry local SME's halal food exports to the Middle East, especially Saudi...

Saudi King entourage escaped terror attack in Malaysia

Wall Street Journal or WSJ said the Saudi Arabian royals who accompanied King Salman, currently on the second leg of his Asian tour in Indonesia, was narrowly missed in a planned attack in Malaysia. Malaysian police told WSJ the terrorists were arrested seven men thought...

Cool idea for a growing hot issue

In the city of Hail, Saudi Arabia, a man has put a refrigerator on the streets and called on his neighbours to donate their extra food. He told them so that the needy can eat without begging. I begin to wonder, if there is anyone...