January 11, 2001
The Saudi banking system’s C-list, which contains the names of Saudi national and expatriates who are considered bad risks, stood at 106,000 customers at the end of November, reported <I>Al-Sharq Al-A
A Saudi company and a German concern have been awarded the contract to mark the 1,500-km-long border between Saudi Arabia and Yemen, reported <I>Al-Sharq Al-Awsat</I>.
January 10, 2001
An explosion occurred in a phone cabinet at the entrance of a shopping area in the Saudi capital on Wednesday, but no one was hurt.
A Saudi woman entered the Guinness book of World records for being the first woman to have a pregnancy lasting 12 years.
Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal and his Egyptian counterpart Amr Moussa insisted the issue of Jerusalem was not negotiable.
January 9, 2001
Saudi Arabia and Iran will sign a security pact during the upcoming visit by Saudi Arabian Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz to Tehran.
Saudi Arabia and Egypt will announce soon a 40 percent reduction on custom fees on goods and materials in the year 2001.
Syrian President Bashar Assad received on Monday Saudi Defense Minister Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz, who started a two-day visit to Damascus to discu
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is in the process of liberalizing many of its laws, permitting, for example, foreigners to own property and removing the need for sponsors, in a move to attract increasing
British Trade Minister Richard Caborn arrived in Saudi Arabia on Monday for a visit that will include the opening of a factory run by a Saudi-British company.
Saudi Arabia’s much-anticipated opening of its multi-billion-dollar natural gas sector is picking up speed, according to media reports on January 8th.
Riyadh aims to sign memorandums of understandings (MOUs) with oil majors by April 1 on a gas initiative expected to inject 100 billion dollars into the kingdom, Middle East Economic Survey (MEES) said
January 8, 2001
Saudi Defense Minister Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz began Monday a two-day visit to Syria aimed at reinforcing bilateral cooperation.
Saudi Arabia on Monday beheaded an Indian and a Pakistani found guilty of smuggling heroin into the kingdom.
Saudi Interior Minister Nayef bin Abdul Aziz said Monday he would visit Iran shortly to sign an historic security agreement, the first between Tehran