Saudi Arabia

January 17, 2001

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Local market sources estimate that the average Saudi family spends an annual $30,000 (120,000 Saudi riyals) on furniture for their homes.

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Saudi Arabia maintained the pole position as top crude supplier to the U.S. in November 2000, the Energy Information Administration (EIA), the number-crunching unit of the U.S. Energy Department, anno

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OPEC will cut output this week because the market faces a glut, but will reverse the measure if shortages emerge in the future, the oil minister of the cartel's most powerful member, Saudi Arabia, sai

January 16, 2001

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Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal will start Saturday a tour that will take him to Tunisia and Morocco.

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Iran\'s ambassador to Riyadh said that Iran and Saudi Arabia are working on a long-term strategy aimed at expanding bilateral relations between the tw

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The Saudi National Chemical Fertilizers Company (Ibn Al-Baytar), one of the subsidiaries of the Saudi SABIC Group, is planning to raise its ammonia production capacity by 16.6 percent by 2002.

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OPEC will likely cut oil output by around 1.5 million barrels per day at a Vienna meeting this week in order to steady the market, the oil minister of the cartel's most powerful member, Saudi Arabia,

January 15, 2001

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Saudis thus eat nearly 1,500 tons of broad beans during Ramadan month, an amount equivalent to that consumed throughout the kingdom during the remaining 11 months of the year.

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It seems that Saudi ISP’s can expect some challenging times ahead. A 70 percent rate cut on backbone connections introduced last week is set to reshuffle the Saudi Internet Service Providing market. A

January 14, 2001

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Saudi Arabia will host an international economic gathering between January 20-22 during which participants will discuss the impact of the internet and

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The joint Saudi-Iranian commission for economic and cultural cooperation will start its third session in Riyadh on Tuesday.

January 13, 2001

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Saudi telecommunications company has blocked telephone calls with 21 countries to prevent its youth from having \"sex chat\" with girls from these cou

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US Energy Secretary Bill Richardson arrived Saturday in Riyadh for talks with officials on enhancing US-Saudi oil cooperation as well other topics.

January 11, 2001

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A Saudi foreign ministry spokesman on Thursday attacked some local newspapers for their \"severe criticism\" of US President Bill Clinton\'s peace eff

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Saudi Arabia could establish special foreign investment decrees covering three core natural gas projects under its multi-billion dollar gas opening, according to sources on January 10th.