Saudi Arabia

May 21, 2001

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More than 3,000 pharmacies in Saudi Arabia sell on an annual average one billion Saudi riyal ($266 million) worth of pharmaceutical products and one billion dollars of worth of cosmetics and related s

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Saudi minister of water and agriculture recently met with the director general of the Japanese Sumitomo company, to reportedly discuss Sumitomo’s proposal to participate in new water desalinizing proj

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It has been accepted for a while now that the Internet availability is not a luxury—it is a necessity. And if someone believes or even thinks that this statement is untrue, that person must be living

May 20, 2001

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The Saudi minister of commerce, Osama Faqih, met with the chairman of the French businessmen federation in Riyadh on Sunday to discuss investment oppo

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The Saudi economy is poised to soak up a record amount of foreign investment following the kingdom's announcement of the winners of three huge gas pro

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Egyptian Petroleum Minister, Sameh Fahmi, disclosed Saudi investors would establish a new petrochemicals manufacturing project in the Suez Gulf region in the future.

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Jubeil Industrial Estate Authority reported that 60 new projects are to be constructed throughout the estate by the year 2016.

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DUBAI, (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia on Friday declared eight leading oil companies winners in the race for a stake in its multi-billion dollar gas development initiative, the kingdom's biggest opening to

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The Saudi Public Technical Education Association commissioned the building of a new technical college in Najran area, valued at $20.2 million.

May 19, 2001

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Saudi Arabia has announced that it will offer a sum of three million dollars as a financial support to the Government of Yemen.

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Saudi Arabia on Friday declared eight leading energy companies winners in the race for a stake in its multi-billion-dollar gas development initiative,

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After the great success achieved by his latest album, Enta El Aziz, Saudi singer Abdel Majid Abdellah has just completed the shooting of vidoes for the album’s songs

May 17, 2001

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Saudi Arabia has rejected a request from Russia to extradite two Chechens who hijacked a Russian Tu-154 passenger jet, and plans to execute one of the

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Saudi billionaire Prince Waleed bin Talal, who has more than $400 million to spend, may snap up Shell Mex House in central London.

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A recently published study shows that 30.3 percent of the residents of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capital, live in rented apartments.