Saudi Arabia

October 4, 2000

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Central Bank Governor Riyad Salameh declared that a team from the International Monetary Fund plans to visit Lebanon in November to review measures adopted by the government to combat money laundering

October 3, 2000

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The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) began closing its accounts with correspondents in the currencies of those European countries participating in the Euro.

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Saudi Arabia’s bank debt dell by SR 8.4 billion, a result of the sharp increase in oil revenues the kingdom has enjoyed since the beginning of the year.

October 2, 2000

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The Saudi Ministry of Industry called on small and medium-sized companies with similar product productions to merge to meet future challenges and competition, officials said Wednesday.

October 1, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 1 - Oct 6, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dhahran Exhibition Center, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> Showcase of a wide range of IT products and services like computer hardware and acces

September 29, 2000

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdel Aziz said Wednesday the Gulf kingdom was willing to release however much oil was needed to stabilize markets.

September 28, 2000

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The death toll from Rift Valley Fever in Saudi Arabia has risen to 38 since it was first reported on September 11 in the south of the kingdom, near th

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A memorandum of understanding on bilateral consultations was subscribed this Wednesday by the Venezuelan and Saudi Arabian ministers of Foreign Relations, José Vicente Rangel and Prince Saud Al-Faisal

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Saudi Arabia is considering charging motorists for the use of the kingdoms major highways. The toll will be accompanied by services for the motorists.

September 27, 2000

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Rift Valley Fever has killed 10,768 Saudi livestock animals and 16,212 others are infected.

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Human rights group Amnesty International has criticized Saudi Arabia for practicing almost total discrimination against women, according to a report.

September 26, 2000

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Gulf States have imposed a ban on imported meet to guard against the spread of Rift Valley disease which has killed dozens of people in Saudi Arabia a

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The Saudi health ministry says the death toll from the mosquito-borne Rift Valley Fever has risen to 30 out of a total of 148 who have been stricken w

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Riyadh says the seven oil workers arrested temporarily after straying into Saudi territory were in fact Yemeni nationals and not Westerners, as claime

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Saudi Arabia needs $120 billion to pay its electricity bill until 2020, a Saudi minister says. Industry Minister, Hashem Yamani said last week that a study by his ministry found that by 2020, the king