MOHAMMED BIN SALMAN
Addiction and intrigue: Inside the Saudi palace coup
Mohammed bin Nayef ordered King Salman bin Abdulaziz to step aside in favour of the king's favourite son, Mohammed bin Salman. The reason: addiction to painkilling drugs was clouding MbN's judgment.
A house divided: How Saudi Crown Prince purged royal family rivals
At stake is political stability in the world's largest oil producer. The Crown Prince's ability to rule unchallenged depends on whether the purge is successful.
Saudi Arabia set for first public film screening at cinema
Reopening movie theatres is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's ambitious r...
Saudi Arabia graft settlements may top $100 billion as probe nears end
Talks with suspects held at the Ritz Carlton in Riyadh are expected to wrap up by the end of the month, and those who don’t reach deals will be referred to prosecutors.
Slippery slope: Why Opec may struggle with new Iran sanctions
Curbs on Iran's exports may tighten the market too much even for Saudi Arabia to ignore.
Saudi prince says Israel has 'right' to its land
Saudi Arabia and Israel still have no formal diplomatic relations, but behind the scenes, improvements in their ties have accelerated in recent years.
A wild ride behind the scenes as Saudi crown prince does America
The public signing of a Saudi plan to build a $200 billion solar facility was indeed historic. If successful, it will be the world’s largest solar-energy installation.
In Saudi crackdown, there's more than Alwaleed's empire at stake
Prince Alwaleed is powerful and well connected, but this may not end well given that he is in a battle with an even more powerful group.
Down in Saudi amnesia, they're partying like it's 2008
WTI crude after trading above $145 in July 2008 fell below $40 by the end of the year.
‘We don’t know where the body is,’ says Saudi FM on Jamal Khashoggi
Speaking in an interview on Fox News, Jubeir said the Saudi leadership initially believed Khashoggi had left its diplomatic mission in Istanbul, where he was last seen on October 2.
Saudi Arabia opens 1st movie theater in 35 years
Saudi Culture and Information Minister Awwad Alawwad is planning to attend the event, along with celebrities and guest filmmakers.
Saudi Arabia has its own way of draining the swamp
While the arrest of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal generated many headlines, chiefly because he is so well known in the West, his detention wasn't the most momentous.
The rise of Prince Mohammed bin Salman ends doubts over Saudi Arabia's direction
Western diplomats already referred to the 31-year-old as “Mr. Everything,” because of his control over most aspects of domestic, foreign and defense affairs.
Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman's rise to power caps two years of seismic change
A grandson of the founder of modern Saudi Arabia, his ascendancy stunned Saudi watchers more used to seeing one geriatric king follow another in a kingdom.
A year of historic change in Saudi Arabia, with more to come
The 32-year-old Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has upended decades of royal family protocol, social norms and traditional ways of doing business.
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