Saudi Arabia

October 15, 2000

03:00 GMT

As crude prices skyrocketed over the week on fears that tensions in the Middle East might result in a supply disruption, sources said on October 13th that Saudi Arabia has no plans to suspend its crud

October 14, 2000

03:00 GMT

All the people aboard the hijacked Saudi plane were freed and the hijackers taken away by Iraqi authorities on Saturday.

03:00 GMT

An Iraqi official told reporters at Baghdad airport that the hijackers of the Saudi plane “have demands” regarding the internal situation in the kingd

October 13, 2000

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 13 - Nov 22, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dhahran Exhibition Center, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Dhahran International Exhibitions Co <b>Contact:</b> <b>

October 12, 2000

03:00 GMT

Total value of the health insurance installments in the kingdom had increased

October 11, 2000

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b> Oct 11 - Oct 20, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Dhahran Exhibition Center, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Dhahran International Exhibitions Co <b>Contact:</b> <b>

October 10, 2000

03:00 GMT

Unofficial sources in Saudi Arabia have reported 25 deaths in the Jazan region, caused by the Rift Valley Fever which has recently stricken the kingdom. Consequently, the local market has been affecte

October 9, 2000

03:00 GMT

Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz said that the kingdom would respond if Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak makes good on pledges to hold Syri

03:00 GMT

Saudi Arabia remains one the most important players in the Egyptian economy, with investments totaling to SR 4,477 million ($1.19 billion) from 1974 through July 2000, said Dr. Mohammad Al-Ghamrawi,

October 6, 2000

03:00 GMT

Trade between Saudi and Britain reached $1.16 billion, including $481 million of Saudi exports to Britain and $680 million of British exports to Saudi Arabia, , said Jimmy Bauden, the first secretary

October 5, 2000

03:00 GMT

The death toll from Rift Valley Fever in Saudi Arabia has risen to 54 since it was first reported on September 11 in the south of the kingdom. In Yeme

03:00 GMT

The chairman of the board of the Arab Radio and Television (ART), Saleh Kamel, has stated that the ART television network will soon have an audience of 500,000 from the Middle East and the rest of the

October 4, 2000

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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.