March 20, 2001
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrived in Jeddah Tuesday for talks with King Fahd and Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz ahead of the Arab summi
A Lebanese local newspaper was ordered Monday to pay a LL30-million-fine ($20.000) after it was found guilty of libeling and slandering Saudi Prince T
Four new cases of the Rift Valley Fever were discovered Monday in Saudi Arabia, while one person died of the disease over the last week.
March 19, 2001
Advanced Electronics company of Saudi Arabia is to supply its highly sophisticated binoculars and telescopes to the French company, TALIS, both compan
The Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (C.SOI), or Saudi Aramco, has informed its buyers in Japan and South Korea that it will make an additional 3.3 percent cut t
It is estimated that overseas travel expenditure by Saudis will exceed $12.2 billion annually by 2005 even as the Kingdom is engaged in efforts to bui
Saudi Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz announced Sunday that Saudi Arabia was about to sign an agreement on its border with Qatar, a topi
March 18, 2001
A Saudi tornado aircraft crashed Sunday, killing the pilot and co-pilot.
Arab banks need to build knowledgeable human resources around Internet solutions and to take up the on-line challenge.
Although welcome, the reduction in charges announced by Saudi Telecom Company recently is not nearly sufficient to satisfy mobile phone users.
March 17, 2001
The Saudi ministry of commerce has decided to ban temporarily the import of all kinds and products of chilled, frozen and canned meat, either sheep or
The Saudi Press Agency (SPA) has recently signed an agreement with the Saudi Telecommunications Company to transmit its news services in Arabic and En
Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdelaziz discussed with Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri by phone on Friday ways of expanding bilateral ties betw
Bahrain’s Emir Shaikh Hamad al Khalifa will visit Saudi Arabia on Saturday to hold talks with King Fahd.
Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed Chechen rebels Friday for the hijacking of a Russian plane which ended in a dramatic rescue by Saudi special f