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Saudi Air Defence Forces Intercept Ballistic Missile Fired by Houthis

Second missile fired from Saada governorate in the same direction lands in the desert   RIYADH, May 19, 2018 – The spokesman for the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, Col. Turki Almalki, said Royal Saudi Air Defence Forces on Saturday evening intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired by the Iranian-backed Houthi militia towards Saudi Arabia…

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Yemeni Government Offers Prisoner Exchange Deal to Iranian-Backed Houthis

Yemeni Ministers express hope that the International Committee of the Red Cross and Red Crescent can mediate to bring all captive journalists and other prisoners home for Ramadan Prisoner exchange offer comes during news conference in Riyadh highlighting testimony by Yemeni activist Jamal Al Maamari, released by Houthis in April after brutal torture   RIYADH,…

Latest Archaeological Discovery Could Alter Perspective on Early Human Migration from the Arabian Peninsula

 85,000-year-old human footprints discovered in north-western Tabuk region Latest fossil find reaffirms theory that the region was at the crossroads of the Great Migration route    RIYADH, May 13 (CIC) – Saudi Arabia’s north-western Tabuk region, which has yielded many archaeological marvels in recent years, once again became the focus of attention for historians and…

General Culture Authority of Saudi Arabia and IMAX Enter MOU to Identify and Develop IMAX Films

CANNES, May 12, 2018 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and Saudi Arabia’s General Culture Authority (GCA) today agreed in principle to jointly seek opportunities to identify and develop local IMAX format films. The non-binding agreement is part of GCA’s strategic efforts to develop a dynamic and sustainable film industry in Saudi Arabia. Under a non-exclusive…

Saudi Arabia Welcomes Global Film Industry with Launch of a Rebate Program Among the Most Attractive in the World

    35% Baseline Cash Rebate Program to Incentivize International Film Production in the Kingdom, 50% Rebate Available for Spend on Saudi Labor   Grant Program for Saudi Filmmakers for Production in the Kingdom     Partnership Programs with Leading Global Film Institutes for Saudi Talent Development CANNES, May 11, 2018 – The Saudi Film Council…