Kristian Ulrichsen joins host Arif Rafiq to discuss how the October 7 attacks by Hamas have impacted plans by MBS to transform Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia is pausing the normalization process will Israel, which may give it greater leverage in the future with the U.S. and Israel.
The risks of a protracted, bloody conflict challenge the efforts of India and Pakistan to align with the Israeli-Saudi-Emirati-Emirati axis.
BRICS enjoys many potential new member candidates. But the process of enlarging the group is likely to be slow and tiered.
The meeting in Jeddah, inconclusive as it may have been, signals a continuing shift in Ukraine’s favor, albeit at glacial speed.
Saudi Arabia could invest in Pakistan’s Reko Diq copper mine — a megaproject that faces huge political, geopolitical, and security risks.
Yasir Al-Rumayyan is one of the most influential men in business and sport, serving as the public face of Saudi Arabia’s global push.
The PIF’s deep pockets may not be deep enough to achieve the Saudi grand vision of bringing golf to the Saudi Arabian masses.
The signing of Messi is a big win for the MLS, but it will struggle to compete with the power of the Saudi sporting purse.
Through expansion of the SCO, China is preparing alliances to enable it stated strategic aim of reunification with Taiwan.