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Faisal J. Abbas

Faisal J. Abbas is the editor in chief of Arab News

Twitter: @FaisalJAbbas

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The significance of the Saudi crown prince’s Pakistan visit

Saudi-Pakistani relations have always been exceptionally close. So what, then — one may ask — is special about the current visit of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Islamabad?

February 17, 2019

How Saudis won the ‘endurance’ race at Formula E

It might have been one small step for Jason Derulo, but it was one giant leap for Saudi Arabia when the American R&B artist took to the stage to entertain nearly 14,000 fans on Thursday’s opening night of the three-day Ad Diriyah Formula E festival.  

December 16, 2018