Saudi Arabia

September 2, 2000

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The council of Saudi chambers of commerce and industry has launched a website, which enables foreign investors, planning to invest in the Kingdom, to

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Supervisors from the Saudi ministry of commerce recently visited and inspected 170 local factories which manufacture products including food, bottled mineral water, paints, radiator water and detergen

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The president of the Jubail and Yanbu industrial authority, Emir Saud Bin Abdullah Al-Saud, signed two new contracts on August 27th regarding infrastructure projects.

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The Saudi Arabian Eastern cement company, <I>Al-Sharqiya</I>, has recently been awarded the ISO 9002 quality award. Prior to receiving this award, all of the company’s technical, administrative and se

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Oil prices weakened further Friday, as expectation mounted that the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) would agree a modest output increase at its meeting in Vienna on September 10.

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Oil prices remained high as US stock levels hovered around 24-year lows, although they weakened slightly late in the week following the latest pledge from Saudi Arabia, the world's leading oil produce

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The kingdom of Saudi Arabia is positioned first among urea producers throughout the Arab world.

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Oil prices remained high, as a vague pledge from the world's leading oil producer, Saudi Arabia, to ensure a "suitable increase" in output weakened prices only slightly and stocks continued to hover a

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Saudi Arabia’s telecommunications sector is experiencing a period of frantic activity with the privatization of the Saudi Telecommunications Company (STC), injecting new life into a sector formerly l

September 1, 2000

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz starts a tour, which will take him to the United States of America, Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela.

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Saudi Arabia has begun endeavors for reconciliation between Qatar and Morocco over a dispute between the two countries in July.

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A member of the Saudi Royal Family criticizee Washington's hostile policy of imposing sanctions against Iran.

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A project to develop and expand Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) will begin next year.

August 31, 2000

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Saudi Arabia, aware that high crude oil prices will damage its interests in the long term, is paving the way for a concerted OPEC production hike to dampen overheated prices.

August 30, 2000

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Women in Saudi Arabia will be able to attend horse races when a new stadium opens next year.