Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

  • Pepsi on the ball in Saudi

    Pepsi on the ball in Saudi

    Companies who profit from an area have a duty to give back to the community, says Tariq A. Al-Maeena. The Arab News columnist reckons Pepsi’s latest project leads the way in Saudi.

    November 29, 2010 3:58
  • Tiger Woods course – down but not out

    Tiger Woods course – down but not out

    A UK paper seems ready to write-off the infamous golfer’s Dubai project, but like so much in Dubai, it ain’t over til it’s over.

    November 28, 2010 12:53
  • Drag abusive employers into the light…

    Drag abusive employers into the light…

    …and drag criminal employees there, too. In this editorial, Arab News argues that tales of torture may be harmful for Saudi, but trying to sweep them away makes things worse.

    November 24, 2010 1:34
 
  • Haj commercialization will continue – it’s human nature

    Haj commercialization will continue – it’s human nature

    As the Saudi Deputy Prime Minister announces a Dh21 billion dollar development plan for holy sites in Mecca, Kipp can see that the commercialization of Haj will continue for a while yet.

    November 21, 2010 2:11
  • Spectrum of graft

    Spectrum of graft

    The scale of the telecoms scam in India is shocking. In this Arab News editorial, the paper says the country’s PM cannot escape responsibility for corruption of his Cabinet colleagues.

    November 21, 2010 10:36
  • Zero to hero

    Zero to hero

    Can an out of shape executive make a commitment to take his life back with the same gusto that made a sensation out of a burger-eating filmmaker?

    November 18, 2010 9:32
 
  • Saudi Arabia elected to UN Women

    Saudi Arabia elected to UN Women

    In a country where women struggle for rights, it may seem strange to be part of the UN Women project. But Eman Al Nafjan says it’s a vital step forward.

    November 11, 2010 2:30
  • Sharjah cabbies should be heard

    Sharjah cabbies should be heard

    ‘Industrial dispute’ is a phrase you don’t hear much in the UAE, but there’s one underway right now.

    November 10, 2010 12:13
  • Going Green: Carbon, Complications and Confusion

    Going Green: Carbon, Complications and Confusion

    Appreciated as efforts to makes us environmentally conscious are, repeatedly shocking us with complicated calculations may just deaden our sensitivity to the issues, says Eva Fernades

    November 7, 2010 3:24
 
  • Do we really need a ministry for women?

    Do we really need a ministry for women?

    New proposals in Saudi leave a bad taste in the mouth for our regular guest blogger, Eman Al Nafjan. It is, she says, yet another act of gender apartheid.

    November 3, 2010 4:07
 
...102030...5051525354...60...