Relationships between some of the most successful and trusted advertising agencies in the world and Saudi Arabia have been condemned, after it emerged that the country has been employing PR advisers to promote the nation’s reputation.
International news: Blogger Raif Badawi goes on hunger strike to protest being subjected to lashes as punishment for “insulting Islam through electronic channels”.
20 July 2015
International news: Saudi royal family reportedly order a French public beach to be closed while they holiday by the Riveria, outraging locals.
Arabia Now: A timely reminder of how Saudi Arabia issues many visas and accommodates foreign visits.
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