Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Al-Qaeda warns Saudi crown prince over ‘sinful’ projects; opening cinemas, allowing women to drive

Al-Qaeda warns Saudi crown prince over ‘sinful’ projects; opening cinemas, allowing women to drive

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has warned Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over his “sinful projects”, in a bulletin released today, reports said. Prince Mohammed has spearheaded a string of policy changes in Saudi Arabia, including reinstating cinemas and allowing women to drive. “The new era of Bin Salman replaced mosques with movie […]

Saudi to engage French experts for music, opera, cinema

Saudi to engage French experts for music, opera, cinema

Saudi Arabia is seeking French expertise to set up a national opera and orchestra under an agreement signed on April 9 that underlined the modernising agenda of the kingdom’s crown prince as he began his official trip to Paris. “The deal will see the Paris opera company help the ultra-conservative Islamic nation produce its own […]