Government

January 29, 2015King Salman appoints new ministers
January 29, 2015King Salman makes appointments
January 29, 2015King Salman issues royal pardons
January 29, 2015King Salman promotes 29 judges to the Board of Grievances
January 29, 2015King Salman abolishes numerous councils and commissions
January 28, 2015Hundreds of people offer condolences on death of King Abdullah
January 27, 2015Saudi Embassy in Washington receives mourners on death of King Abdullah
January 25, 2015World leaders arrive in Riyadh to offer condolences
January 25, 2015سفارة المملكة في واشنطن تستقبل ‏المعزين في وفاة الملك عبدالله ، رحمه الله ‏، والمبايعين للقيادة يوم غد الاثنين
January 24, 2015Prince Saud Al-Faisal underwent successful back surgery in the US
January 24, 2015President Obama to arrive in Riyadh Tuesday
January 23, 2015King Salman issues royal decree confirming composition of Cabinet
January 23, 2015Prince Mohammad bin Naif named Deputy Crown Prince and Second Deputy Prime Minister
January 23, 2015Prince Mohammed bin Salman named Defense Minister
January 23, 2015Khaled Al-Tuwaijri removed as head of Royal Guard
January 23, 2015Prince Mohammed bin Salman named chief of Royal Court, special advisor to the King
January 23, 2015Hamad Al-Suwailem named chief of Crown Prince’s Court
January 23, 2015Royals, world leaders, and ordinary citizens attend funeral prayers and burial of King Abdullah
January 23, 2015Saudi Embassy hosts funeral prayers for King Abdullah
January 22, 2015Royal Court announces death of King Abdullah; Crown Prince Salman proclaimed King
January 22, 2015Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz named Crown Prince
January 12, 2015Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (01/12/2015)
January 6, 2015King Abdullah reaffirms Commitment to combating terrorism
January 2, 2015King Abdullah in stable condition in hospital
December 31, 2014King Abdullah enters hospital to undergo medical tests
December 25, 2014King Abdullah issued three royal decrees on 2015 state budget
December 25, 2014Saudi Arabia announces record budget for 2015‎
December 25, 2014Ministry of Finance issues statement on FY 2015 budget
December 8, 2014King Abdullah names new ministers
December 5, 2014Dr. Tayeb appointed national Ebola coordinator
November 24, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (11/24/2014)
November 12, 2014Prince Jelawi bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed bin Jelawi appointed Governor of Najran
November 5, 2014Minister of Culture and Information relieved of his post
October 30, 20144 arrested for illegal fundraising
October 27, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (10/27/2014)
October 21, 2014King Abdullah, Crown Prince Salman arrive in Riyadh
September 23, 2014Saudi Embassy Celebrates 84th National Day
September 9, 2014Major drug smuggling ring dismantled
September 5, 2014Deputy Crown Prince leaves on private vacation abroad
September 1, 2014Deputy Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (9/1/2014)‎
August 18, 2014Deputy Crown Prince chairs Cabinet meeting (8/18/2014)
August 11, 2014Deputy Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (8/11/14)
July 21, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (7/21/14)
July 21, 2014New election rules grants women right to vote, run for office
July 20, 2014Royal orders make four appointments
July 14, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (7/15/14)
July 7, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (7/7/14)
July 6, 2014King Abdullah approves establishment of Specialized Courts for Implementation around the country
June 30, 2014Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz appointed as chief of intelligence
June 30, 2014Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz appointed advisor and special envoy of King Abdullah
June 30, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (6/30/14)
June 28, 2014New Minister for Shura Affairs named
June 28, 2014Deputy Minister of Defense Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz relieved of his post
June 26, 2014Prince Abdullah bin Musaed appointed General President of Youth Welfare
June 23, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (6/23/14)
June 16, 2014Ministry of Justice considering mandatory pro bono legal service
June 13, 2014Punishment for malicious lawsuit considered
June 2, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (6/2/14)
June 2, 2014Deputy Minister of Health for Public Health relieved of post
May 26, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (5/26/14)
May 20, 2014King leaves for Morocco on private vacation, deputizes Crown Prince
May 19, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (5/19/14)
May 14, 2014Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz appointed Deputy Defense Minister
May 14, 2014Gen. Al-Bunyan appointed Chief of the General Staff
May 12, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (5/12/14)
May 5, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (5/5/14)
April 28, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (4/28/14)
April 25, 2014Prince Mohammad bin Salman appointed Minister of State and Cabinet Member
April 25, 2014King Abdullah congratulated, praised on 9th anniversary of ascension to the throne
April 21, 2014Dr. Al-Rabeeah relieved as Minister of Health
April 21, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (4/21/14)
April 15, 2014Gen. Al-Idreesi assigned to act as Chief of General Intelligence
April 14, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (4/14/14)
April 8, 2014Ambassador offers allegiance-pledge to Deputy Crown Prince Muqrin
April 7, 2014Crown Prince chairs Cabinet session (4/7/14)
April 4, 2014IPU: Saudi women participate in politics at a high rate