November 2, 2000
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB), located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has agreed to provide a loan to finance a water and sewerage project in the western Iranian town of Hamedan, reported <I>Ettela’at<
The State Bank of India (SBI) is planning to enter the Saudi Arabian market, a top bank official told <I>Gulf News</I>. This move should not be seen as a surprise considering Saudi Arabia has a sizabl
November 1, 2000
Saudi newspapers on Wednesday slammed the US role in the Middle East peace process which it brokers and said Washington's "total alignment" with Israe
The Chief Executive of the Saudi Basic Industries Company (SABIC) will soon begin a tour of several Asian countries, aimed at strengthening the company’s relations with the trade partners in these cou
October 31, 2000
A British couple have been arrested in Saudi Arabia for possession of alcohol, a crime that can carry a flogging sentence in the kingdom.
Thailand's Appeals Court has confirmed a Bangkok jeweler’s three-year jail sentence for buying part of a 20 million dollar gem haul stolen from Saudi
The death toll from Rift Valley Fever has reached 109 in Yemen and 91 in Saudi Arabia since it first appeared in early September.
Saudi Arabia will introduce unleaded petrol from January 2001 in an effort to reduce pollution, Oil Minister Ali al-Nuaimi said Monday.
Many people collect sand roses in the Eastern Province. However, only a few know about the formation of these nature’s quirks. This text results from discussions between three DGS geologists: Chris He
The repetitive patterns in sedimentary rock successions have long been described and studied by geologists. Geologists were and are still fascinated by these patterns when they observe them in outcrop
October 30, 2000
Saudi Arabia on Monday urged the United States, co-sponsor of the Middle East peace process, to exert pressure on Israel to put an end to the ongoing
Labor Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) cited Saudi Aramco company for having successfully implemented the Saudization program.
Six new cases of Rift Valley Fever were reported Sunday in Saudi Arabia, bringing the number of people infected with the disease to 489.
October 29, 2000
Saudi Arabia and Yemen have agreed on a mechanism to implement a border agreement struck in June to close a decades-old dispute between the two neighb
<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,