Saudi Arabia

October 29, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 28 - Oct 29, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Intercontinental Hotel, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> First Saudi Arabia Energy Conference dealing with investing in power generation,

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 29 - Nov 2, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dhahran ExhibiCenter, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> Convention catering to the needs of the Saudi Oil, Gas and Petrol-chemical Industries. <

October 28, 2000

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Saudi Arabia's bid to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) was slowed by the kingdom's refusal to meet US and European Union demands for a more ope

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Iran's interior ministry said it was willing to sign a security cooperation pact with Saudi Arabia, in response to an overture from that country.

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The number of Saudi dead from Rift Valley Fever, which struck the Saudi-Yemen border area in early September, has climbed to 89 after another death.

October 26, 2000

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Yemen's Interior Minister Hussein Arab will go to Riyadh on Saturday for talks on demarcating the border with Saudi Arabia.

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Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz said Saudi Arabia is ready to sign a security cooperation agreement with Iran.

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The Saudi Electricity Company and the local Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the eastern region of the Saudi kingdom will host the second convention on “Human Resource Development”. specialists fro

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The Saudi-based Riyadh Bank has posted a net operating income of SR 291 million ($77.6 million) in the first quarter of 2000, compared with SR 290.2 million in the corresponding period of last year, r

October 25, 2000

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UN Secretary General Kofi Annan promoted a Saudi woman, Thoraya Obaid, on Wednesday to head United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

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The number of Saudi dead from Rift Valley Fever, which struck the Saudi-Yemen border area in early September, has climbed to 88 after another three de

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A consortium of investors from China, Saudi Arabia, and the United States, together with a local partner, are planning to develop two oil refineries in Indonesia, a report said Tuesday.

October 24, 2000

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Saudi Defense Minister Prince Sultan Abdul Aziz Al-Saud flew in on a special jet Tuesday for an eight-day visit, aimed at enhancing bilateral relation

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The Royal Authority of the Yanbu and Jubail Industrial cities has allocated SR 3.2 billion ($853 million) toward the construction of the world’s largest sea-water pumping project in the region, report

October 23, 2000

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The Arab summit in Cairo sent a "strong message to Israel," and urged the United States to save the Middle East peace process.