Saudi Arabia

March 2, 2001

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Saudi Arabia has installed 56 towers for mobile phones in the area surrounding the holy mosque of Mecca to facilitate telephone communications for the

March 1, 2001

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Saudi Arabia attracted the highest level of foreign investment in the Arab world in the year 2000, according to a report.

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Saudi Arabia's Interior Minister Prince Nayef Bin Abdulaziz announced Wednesday that he will be heading for Iran after the Hajj to sign a security

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The oil ministers from Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and Mexico were expected to meet in Riyadh in early March to discuss possible output cuts ahead of OPEC’s next meeting on March 16th, according to cartel

February 27, 2001

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Oil majors ExxonMobil and Shell have joined TotalFinaElf in the bidding for all three major gas ventures on offer to foreign investors in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East Economic Survey (MEES) reported

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The Saudi Arabian committee negotiating with international oil companies for investment in the country's gas sector is expected to named the consortium leaders for new E & P ventures shortly around mi

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UPI reported that U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell and Saudi leaders on Monday discussed a new formula for Iraq that provides lifting the U.N.-imposed embargo and allowing the resumption of civil

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The Saudi Arabian Supreme Economic Council announced on 12 February that it had finalized the country’s “negative list,” which delineates those economic sectors off limits to 100 percent foreign owne

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In 2000, the Persian Gulf countries (Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates) produced nearly 28 percent of the world's oil, while holding 65 percent of the worl

February 26, 2001

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Saudi IT market sources have estimated the volume of computer sales in the kingdom’s markets last year at 223,000 PCs, with a figure of $434.8 million

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The Saudi health authorities have said that a new case of rift valley fever was discovered last week in Assir.

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The Saudi health authorities have said that a new case of rift valley fever was discovered last week in Assir.

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Saudi Arabia will need to invest 300 billion riyals (80 billion dollars) in the water sector over the next 40 years. Meanwhile, the GCC will address w

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Saudi Interior Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdel Aziz has said that the kingdom is not accusing any party of involvement in the 1996 Khobar towers explo

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Saudi Arabia and Yemen have signed an agreement to reschedule 249 million dollars of Yemeni debts to the kingdom.