September 6, 2000
Al-Zahed Tractor company and the Haji Hussein Alireza Limited company, representing the Volvo and Mazda car companies respectively, have both faced recent demands coming from the Saudi ministry of com
The Saudi Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC) took the rare step on August 30th of commenting on OPEC production.
The Saudi American Bank (SAMBA) has recently issued a new credit card, called Platinum Mastercard, which enables cash withdrawal from more than 500,000 ATMs.
September 5, 2000
Strong oil prices coupled with a quickening pace of reform will help bring a 5.3 percent leap in GDP and a record $21 billion current account surplus
Gambling machines that offer winners points to play more games instead of cash are illegal, according to a decision handed down Monday in an appeal he
Saudi authorities will start issuing umra visas according to new regulations which will be in effect next month, reported the Arabic language Al Baya
The Japanese Pokemon computer virus has hit several computer systems in Saudi Arabia, causing damage and in some cases complete breakdowns.
Traffic fatalities are on the rise here, prompting the Saudi government to announce it would get tough with reckless drivers and improver driver education programs nationwide.
The Riyadh Specialized Medical Hospital is planning to build a new medical facility, adjacent to the existing one. This project will cost a total of SR 200 million.
Strong oil prices coupled with a quickening pace of reform will help bring a 5.3 per cent leap in GDP and a record $21 billion current account surplus in the Saudi economy this year, the kingdom’s lea
September 3, 2000
The King Abdul-Aziz seaport in Dammam has reported rising freight operations in the first quarter of 2000, compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.
Tests at the recently discovered Ghazal gas field in Saudi Arabia yielded a daily output of 40 million cubic feet of gas, Finance Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf announced Friday.
Tests at the recently discovered Ghazal gas field in Saudi Arabia yielded a daily output of 40 million cubic feet of gas,said Finance Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf on Friday.
The Riyadh-based Specialized Medical Center has recently signed a contract to provide health services to the kingdom’s National Cooperative Company for Insurance (NCCI) subscribers.
Saudi Arabia proved itself as Japan’s foremost trading partner among the GCC states in 1999, surpassing the United Arab Emirates, according to Japan’s External Trade Organization (JETRO).