Saudi Arabia

December 13, 2000

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Riyadh Bank revealed that it was commissioned by the Saudi Telecommunication Company (Etisalat) with arranging a 2.5 billion Saudi riyals ($666.7 million) loan.

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Riyadh Bank revealed that it was commissioned by the Saudi Telecommunication Company (Etisalat) with arranging a SR 2.5 billion ($666.7 million) loan in cooperation with a group of other banks.

December 12, 2000

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Saudi labor officials and economic analysts have warned of the dangerous effects on unemployment among Saudi youths because small private businesses s

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Sources at the local furniture market said that the domestic demand for furniture usually rises noticeably in all the regions of Saudi Arabia during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

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Saudi Arabia expressed concern on December 11th over the recent steep drop in oil prices, but said that the time is not yet ripe for OPEC to cut its production levels.

December 11, 2000

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More than 100 people have contracted typhoid in a region of Saudi Arabia already hit by the deadly Rift Valley Fever (RVF).

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Saudi Arabia has delivered a list of around 25 energy projects to international oil companies (IOCs) bidding for a role in the kingdom\'s huge energy initiative, the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED)

December 10, 2000

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Saudi Arabia has delivered a list of around 25 energy projects to international oil companies (IOCs) bidding for a role in the kingdom\'s huge energy

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The director general of the Saudi fish resources department stated that although Saudi Arabia endows tremendous capabilities and resources as far as the fishing sector is concerned, during the past fe

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Despite the decline in the Saudi imports from the United Kingdom, the UK remains the largest European exporter country to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi Aramco has found a new gas field with commercial quantities of gas and condensates in the east of the oil-rich Gulf Arab state, Oil Minister Ali al-Nuaimi said Saturday.

December 7, 2000

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Saudi Arabia\'s new seventh five-year plan (2000-05) has focussed on the entry of more Saudi nationals into the workforce and a greater role for the p

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Saudi Arabia said Thursday it had given up its demand for the extradition of two of its nationals who hijacked a Saudi plane to Baghdad on October 15,

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Saudi Arabia has grouped foreign oil companies into three potential consortia for investment in the kingdom’s much-anticipated energy sector opening, according to industry sources on December 6th.

December 6, 2000

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Muslim pilgrims to Saudi Arabia will be allowed to stay on in the kingdom for tourism purposes starting from March 2001.