Saudi Arabia

August 13, 2000

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Skyrocketing oil prices mean that the world's leading oil producer Saudi Arabia will this year garner billions of dollars in export earnings.

August 11, 2000

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A Saudi was beheaded in Riyadh for the murdrr of a compatriot. His execution brings to at least 80 the number of people beheaded in Saudi Arabia since

August 9, 2000

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A student who opened fire on a housing compound for foreigners in southern Saudi Arabia, killing one person, appears to have acted alone, the United S

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Saudi Arabian air force troops exchange fire with an unknown number of gunmen, who attacked residential complex housing Americans in the southwest of

August 6, 2000

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Saudi men will have to prove they are married to buy the anti-impotence drug Viagra in pharmacies of the conservative Muslim state.

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British defense group BAE Systems is reportedly holding talks with Saudi Arabia on setting up a joint venture to transform their long-standing relatio

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British defence group BAE Systems is holding talks with Saudi Arabia on setting up a private sector company with the Saudi authorities.

August 5, 2000

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A Saudi couple, three of their children and their Indonesian maid were killed when their car crashed with a burst tyre and rolled over several times.

August 1, 2000

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A US Commission recommends that Saudi Arabia be listed as a country of “particular concern for engaging in particularly severe violations of religious

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<I>On February 17th Sheikh Ahmed Zaki Yamani made a speech in the Commonwealth Institute in London. The subject discussed was a close to his heart--the Opec's long-standing weaknesses. Starting in 196

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(AFP, Jeddah) - The government of Saudi Arabia is setting up a fund to encourage private firms to employ Saudi nationals.

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(CCFI) – The Saudi Market continued its up trend and made new heights with a gain of 0.91percent this week.

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(MEBG) — Bakri Bunker of Saudi Arabia and Petronas of Malaysia have been awarded by import contracts for a total of 240,000 tons of fuel oil by Pakistan State Oil (PSO).

July 31, 2000

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Although for many decades Saudi Arabia has basked in the knowledge that it is home to the world’s largest proven supply of oil, it would be wishful thinking to believe that this will guarantee the kin

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(AFP, Nicosia) - Foreign oil companies have until August 26 to submit bids for huge upstream gas projects in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East Economic Survey said Monday.