Official Press Release

World Chess Championship Begins Today in Riyadh, With Total Prize Money of US$2,000,000 On Offer

More than 200 grandmasters to participate in the event   RIYADH, December 26 – King Salman World Chess Championship begins today at Apex Convention Center at King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre in Riyadh. Saudi Arabia is hosting the event for the first time, with the opening ceremony having been held yesterday. The event…

Coalition Says Conflict in Yemen Does Not Require “Comprehensive Military Campaign” and Expresses Hope in UN’s Inspection of Hudaydah Port

The Coalition’s Command announces that campaign against Iranian-Houthi militia is moving forward in accordance to plans Saudi Ambassador to Yemen expresses hopes that no more advanced weapons will reach Iranian-Houthi militia via the port of Hudaydah as he announces comprehensive humanitarian assistance plan. RIYADH, December 21 (CIC) – Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to Yemen, Mohammed Al-Jaber,…