Saudi Arabia

March 12, 2001

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Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Nuaimi and Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens held talks in Riyadh on Sunday and aimed for a joint stand with Venezuela

March 11, 2001

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Saudi Arabia will no longer accept beef re-exported via a third country, Saudi officials have told the Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce, Industry an

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Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens flew into Riyadh for talks with his Saudi and Venezuelan counterparts ahead of an OPEC meeting expected to cut oil output, the Saudi news agency SPA said Sunday

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Mexican Energy Minister Ernesto Martens flew into Riyadh for talks with his Saudi and Venezuelan counterparts ahead of an OPEC meeting expected to cut oil output, the Saudi news agency SPA said Sunday

March 7, 2001

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Hundreds of thousands of Muslims "stoned the devil" for a third day on Wednesday, the close of the Hajj pilgrimage, as the death toll from a stampede

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OPEC ministers are expected to agree to the second production cut of the year at the group’s next meeting in Vienna on March 16th, a senior Saudi source said on March 6th. “The possibility of cutting

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Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday, March 6, it had banned all cattle imports from Europe, Turkey and Lebanon, in an attempt to prevent the spread of the foot-and-mouth disease.  "Imports of cattle and me

March 6, 2001

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Eni - through Snamprogetti, the engineering and main contracting arm - has been awarded a lump sum turnkey contract with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (Saudi Aramco) worth about 140 million dollars following

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In earlier days, in particular prior to the 1970s, our energy industry was comprised of a single energy source – oil.

March 5, 2001

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Thirty-five Muslim pilgrims were crushed to death in a stampede during the "Stoning of Satan" ritual on Monday near the holy city of Mecca, the third

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Almost two million Muslim pilgrims took part in the symbolic "Stoning of Satan" ritual on Monday, the first day of the Islamic feast of Al-Adha (sacri

March 4, 2001

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Philippines’ Vice President Teofisto Guingona has ordered an investigation into a report alleging Filipino maids are being sold like slaves in Saudi A

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More than two million Muslim pilgrims have been assembling since dawn Sunday on the Arafat Mount in Mecca for the prime rite of the Hajj.

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Saudi Arabia has rejected allegations that it is interfering in the internal affairs of Pakistan.

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Some 1.4 million Muslims have traveled from overseas to Saudi Arabia for the annual hajj pilgrimage to Islam's holiest sites in Mecca, a high-ranking Saudi official said Saturday.