Saudi Arabia

March 14, 2001

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Local Saudi businessmen estimate the invested funds in the holy cities of Mecca and Madinah will hit peak records in the upcoming years.

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The Saudi Al-Othaim Trading Group is planning to build 30 new trade centers throughout the kingdom. The group's new strategy includes expanding the existing local branches and penetrating into new tra

March 13, 2001

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A 13-member ring of forgers of Saudi Arabian entry visas were arrested by Iranian authorities on Monday.

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Key oil producers Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Venezuela are to meet here later today to coordinate policy "crucial for the stabilization of crude prices according to the needs of the market," the Riyadh-

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My presentation today will be about the possible future direction of the world oil market, and the role of Asia, East and West, in this market.

March 12, 2001

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Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Nuaimi and Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens held talks in Riyadh on Sunday and aimed for a joint stand with Venezuela

March 11, 2001

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Saudi Arabia will no longer accept beef re-exported via a third country, Saudi officials have told the Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce, Industry an

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Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens flew into Riyadh for talks with his Saudi and Venezuelan counterparts ahead of an OPEC meeting expected to cut oil output, the Saudi news agency SPA said Sunday

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Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens flew into Riyadh for talks with his Saudi and Venezuelan counterparts ahead of an OPEC meeting expected to cut oil output, the Saudi news agency SPA said Sunday

March 7, 2001

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Hundreds of thousands of Muslims "stoned the devil" for a third day on Wednesday, the close of the Hajj pilgrimage, as the death toll from a stampede

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OPEC ministers are expected to agree to the second production cut of the year at the group’s next meeting in Vienna on March 16th, a senior Saudi source said on March 6th. “The possibility of cutting

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Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday, March 6, it had banned all cattle imports from Europe, Turkey and Lebanon, in an attempt to prevent the spread of the foot-and-mouth disease.  "Imports of cattle and me

March 6, 2001

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Eni - through Snamprogetti, the engineering and main contracting arm - has been awarded a lump sum turnkey contract with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (Saudi Aramco) worth about 140 million dollars following

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In earlier days, in particular prior to the 1970s, our energy industry was comprised of a single energy source – oil.

March 5, 2001

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Thirty-five Muslim pilgrims were crushed to death in a stampede during the "Stoning of Satan" ritual on Monday near the holy city of Mecca, the third