It also has one of the world’s highest usage rates for Twitter and You Tube.
Women have made steady advances in education and work, even though they are forbidden from driving and need permission from a male guardian to obtain a passport and travel overseas.
The Arabic word used for literature is adab which is derived from a word meaning "to invite someone for a meal" and implies politeness, culture and enrichment.
Internet for love There is a new concept for matchmaking for those in Saudi Arabia, as many in the country take to social media.
Since 2005, King Abdullah bin Abd Al‑Aziz Al Saud has ruled the Kingdom and serves as custodian of Islam's two holiest sites in Mecca and Medina.
The civilian authorities generally maintained effective control of the security forces.
Arabic literature is the writing produced, both prose and poetry, by speakers of the Arabic language.
It does not include works written using the Arabic alphabet but not in the Arabic language such as Persian and Urdu literature.
Then the Saudis used Bluetooth to connect with people in their close vicinity.
Of late they have been using the Internet to flirt and chat, as social-media networks give them a relatively safe place to pursue flings and even find likely spouses. Saudi Arabia is a nation with a population of 22 million citizens.