Saudi Arabia

June 21, 2000

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The Saudi Telecommunications Company (STC) recently announced a 33 percent reduction in Internet charges from 7.5 halalas to five halalas per minute. The new rates will take effect on July 1. The Nati

June 18, 2000

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Saudi Arabia's recent border agreement with Yemen would allow the two countries to cooperate in numerous areas, Saudi interior minister Sheikh Nayef b

June 17, 2000

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Four Pakistanis and two Bangladeshis were beheaded Friday in Saudi Arabia for crimes including murder and drug smuggling, reported The Associated Pres

June 14, 2000

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The 18-member Saudi Royal Family Council was set up by King Fahd to scrutinize the behavior of individual princes and restricting stipends of some 4,0

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India is likely to import 7.5 million metric tonnes of crude oil from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the current financial year, and will attempt to lower international oil prices to reasonable le

June 13, 2000

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The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Tuesday hailed the border agreement between Saudi Arabia and Yemen that brought an end to a long-running dispute be

June 12, 2000

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Saudi Arabia and Yemen signed an agreement in Jeddah Monday that settles their long-running border dispute, Sanaa's ambassador to Riyadh Ahmed al-Kabb

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A "one-stop shop" for foreign investment is up and running in the Saudi trading hub of Jeddah, as part of the kingdom's drive to diversify sources of

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Saudi Arabia decided Monday to subsidize barley and exempt imports of the cereal from customs duties in an attempt to bring the price down, reported S

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The Saudi Al Zamil Air Conditioners Co. (ZAC), located at Dammam Industrial Estate, is contemplating the construction of a new project in Iran. Speaking to al Sharq al Awsat daily, Abdallah Muhammad a

June 8, 2000

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Saudi Arabia's ministry of interior has warned citizens against practices of fraud that may come from inside or outside the kingdom, reported Saudi Pr

June 7, 2000

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The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has alleviated an embargo on imports of canned tuna fish from Thailand, under the condition that the product be free of genetically modified (GM) ingredients.  In March 200

June 6, 2000

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Kuwait's oil minister arrived in Riyadh Tuesday in an attempt to strike an agreement with his Saudi counterpart on demarcating their maritime border,

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Saudi Arabia's King Fahd accused Israel Monday of being the cause of the dangers threatening the Arab nations and called on the international communit

June 4, 2000

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The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) said Saturday it would examine proposals put forward by Qatar aimed at easing crippling UN sanctions against Iraq,