Saudi Arabia

April 22, 2001

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Saudi Arabia, striving to join the World Trade Organization (WTO), urged Europe Saturday, April 21, to understand its special position of being an Islamic country which implements Sharia, or Islamic l

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Saudi Arabian Airlines transported a record 13.5 million passengers in 2000, the airline reported Saturday, April 21, after taking delivery of two new Boeing planes.  The airline's director general Kh

April 20, 2001

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A homemade bomb was found at Jordan's embassy in Riyadh on Wednesday, after an anonymous warning.

April 19, 2001

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Saudi Interior Minister Nayef Ben Adel Aziz met in Tehran Tuesday night with exiled-Iraqi Shiite opposition leader, Ayatollah Mohammad Baqir al-Hakim,

April 18, 2001

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Saudi Interior Minister Nayef Ben Adel Aziz met here Tuesday night with exiled-Iraqi Shiite opposition leader, Ayatollah Mohammad Baqir al-Hakim.

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri arrived in Jeddah on Tuesday for talks with King Fahd and Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.

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Saudi Arabia has invited "serious foreign investors" into partnerships in mega gas and oil projects designed to boost the kingdom's economy and create

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Iran and Saudi Arabia signed an historic security accord Tuesday to cooperate in fighting crime, terrorism, and money laundering, as well as in the su

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Non-oil exports by Saudi Arabia jumped 14 percent last year, as imports climbed eight percent, according to official figures published Tuesday, April 17.  The kingdom's non-oil exports — mainly petroc

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OPEC-giant Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, April 17, invited "serious foreign investors" into partnerships in mega gas and oil projects designed to boost the kingdom's economy and create more jobs.  The main

April 17, 2001

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In a decision expected to affect US allies in the Middle East, the US military has agreed to continue production of the F-15E fighter-jet.

April 16, 2001

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The 9th International Model Houses Exhibition in the Saudi eastern city of Dammam on May 1.

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The total value of the Saudi Arabia’s non-oil exports in the year 2000 reached SR 24,805 million (about $6,614b), showing an increase of SR 3,019 mill

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In mid-February it became known that the Saudi telecom sector is included in a list of 22 business activities barred from foreign investment. With the telecom market’s decelerated move along the path

April 15, 2001

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The first investment conference for the development of Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Al Medina Al Munawwarah will kick off on Monday.