Saudi Arabia

November 7, 2000

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Saudi Arabia is awaiting the green light from the United Nations to reopen its Arar border crossing with Iraq to ease the entry of humanitarian goods

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The Emir of Mecca Region in Saudi Arabia, Abdul Majeed Bin Abdul-Aziz, recently inaugurated the new headquarters for the French-Saudi Bank in Jeddah, reported <I>Al-Riyadh</I> newspaper.

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The Saudi American Bank (SAMBA) posted a net operating income of SR 1.5 billion ($400 million) in the first nine months of 2000, a 56 percent rise, compared with the corresponding period of the previo

November 6, 2000

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Saudi Arabia on Monday kept up its demand for the extradition of two of its nationals who hijacked a Saudi plane to Baghdad on October 15 and have sin

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Saudi Sabic Industries Corp. stated that its net profit in the first nine months of 2000 tripled $800 million from $228 million) a year earlier. Sabic attributed the sharp gain to the rise in the pric

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The Saudi American Bank (SAMBA) has recently denied news stating that the bank intends to take part in the establishing of a new e-commerce company.

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 6 - Nov 9, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Riyadh, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Riyadh Exhibitions Co Ltd. <b>Contact:</b> <b>Send e-mail:</b> <a href=mailt

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 6 - Nov 9, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Riyadh, Saudi Arabia <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Riyadh Exhibitions Co Ltd. <b>Contact:</b> <b>Send e-mail:</b> <a href=mailt

November 5, 2000

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Saudi Arabia handed 30 million dollars in emergency aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) on Sunday to help face the economic fall-out of clashes with

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A Pakistani convicted of heroin trafficking was beheaded in the Saudi capital on Sunday, raising to at least 107 the number of executions announced th

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Saudi production specialist estimated that the number of jobs, which will be occupied by local labor instead of expatriates in the next four years, will total 200,000.

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The Saudi American Bank (SAMBA) has recently denied news stating that the bank intends to take part in the establishing of a new e-commerce company, reported <I>Al-Hayat</I>.

November 4, 2000

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A total of 96 people have died in Saudi Arabia from Rift Valley Fever, which struck the Saudi-Yemen border area in early September.

November 3, 2000

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A Saudi national convicted of murdering a compatriot was beheaded on Friday, raising to at least 106 the number of executions announced in the Gulf Ar

November 2, 2000

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The 7th International Energy Convention is to be held in Riyadh during the period of November 17th-19th.