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Saudi Arabia goes on refinery hiring spree in South Korea
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Saudi Arabia goes on refinery hiring spree in South Korea

Saturday, 30 May 2015 1:46 AM

World's top crude exporter seeks engineers to run plants in its soaring refining sector

Four killed in foiled attack on Saudi mosque
Culture & Society»

Four killed in foiled attack on Saudi mosque

Friday, 29 May 2015 3:16 PM

Car explodes near a Shi'ite mosque in Dammam but authorities say militants failed to hit the mosque itself

Saudi's AlRajhi plans major Riyadh project after $160m land deal
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Saudi's AlRajhi plans major Riyadh project after $160m land deal

Friday, 29 May 2015 8:52 AM

Real estate investment firm says project will be one of the biggest in the Saudi capital city

Hong Kong's Shangri-La plans luxury Jeddah hotel
Travel & Hospitality»

Hong Kong's Shangri-La plans luxury Jeddah hotel

Friday, 29 May 2015 8:51 AM

Hotel operator signs agreement for first property in Gulf kingdom; slated to open in early 2018

Saudi's net foreign assets shrink by $11.8bn amid low oil prices
Banking & Finance»

Saudi's net foreign assets shrink by $11.8bn amid low oil prices

Friday, 29 May 2015 1:01 AM

Central bank says assets fell 1.7% in April compared to previous month as kingdom drew on its reserves

Saudi's Kingdom Holding 'has no plans' to invest in Snapchat
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Saudi's Kingdom Holding 'has no plans' to invest in Snapchat

Thursday, 28 May 2015 3:42 PM

Source says Prince Alwaleed's investment vehicle is unlikely to invest despite holding talks in March

Saudi builder Binladin plans up to $265m sukuk issue
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Saudi builder Binladin plans up to $265m sukuk issue

Thursday, 28 May 2015 3:23 PM

Funds from the deal will reportedly be used to finance costs related to work at the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah

Saudisation forces 130,000 contractors to close
Construction»

Saudisation forces 130,000 contractors to close

Thursday, 28 May 2015 11:29 AM

Contractors say several government projects are at risk because employment laws are forcing companies to shut up shop

Chevron says Saudi-Kuwait joint oilfield to remain shut
Energy»

Chevron says Saudi-Kuwait joint oilfield to remain shut

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 2:43 PM

US oil major says Wafra oilfield will not resume operations until difficulties are resolved

Yemen war will end up harming Riyadh, says Iran
Politics & Economics»

Yemen war will end up harming Riyadh, says Iran

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 2:35 PM

Iran's foreign minister urges rival Saudi Arabia to end its military campaign in Yemen

Saudi judge deems winking to be sexual harassment
Culture & Society»

Saudi judge deems winking to be sexual harassment

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 2:17 PM

Men who wink at women should face a potential jail sentence because it is 'highly unethical', judge reportedly says

Saudi Arabia surpasses 2014 execution tally in just 5 months
Culture & Society»

Saudi Arabia surpasses 2014 execution tally in just 5 months

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 1:29 PM

At least 88 people have been put to death in the kingdom this year, putting it on track to execute double the number of people than in recent years

Saudi security officer, citizen killed in border attacks
Culture & Society»

Saudi security officer, citizen killed in border attacks

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 11:58 AM

Eight also were injured when Houthi rebels fired mortar bombs across the border on Tuesday, according to state media

Saudi's Alhokair plans to build Egypt shopping mall
Retail»

Saudi's Alhokair plans to build Egypt shopping mall

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 7:02 PM

Egypt's MNHD approves offer from unit of Saudi retailer to build mall at its Teegan development, east of Cairo

Seven members of Yemeni family killed in Saudi-led strike
Culture & Society»

Seven members of Yemeni family killed in Saudi-led strike

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 5:17 PM

Residents say family was killed in strike on border village in northern Yemen as heavy clashes continue


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