Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums as reform push intensifies

Announcement that sporting events will be open to women for first time comes a month after historic decision to allow women to drive Saudi Arabia will allow women into sports stadiums for the first time […]

Saudi Arabia: Prince Mohammed plays his biggest card yet

Change in the kingdom usually happens at a stately pace but lifting of driving ban for women was shock to the system | Martin Chulov A rumbling war in Yemen, a festering standoff with Qatar, […]

Saudi Arabia to allow women to obtain driving licences

King Salman ordered the reform in a royal decree delivered on Tuesday night, requesting that drivers licences be issued to women who wanted them

King Salman ordered the reform in a royal decree delivered on Tuesday night, requesting that drivers licences be issued to women who wanted them Women in Saudi Arabia have been granted the right to drive, […]

Saudi Women Seated in Stadium for First Time at Anniversary Gala

Saudi women have been allowed into the national stadium for the first time to join celebrations marking the 87th anniversary of the kingdom’s founding. Hundreds of women — some wearing green sports caps on top […]