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Saudi's Cayan launches sales of $266m Riyadh project
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Saudi's Cayan launches sales of $266m Riyadh project

Saturday, 1 October 2016 10:39 AM

Developer says ground works have started on site for Samaya mixed-use residential project

Saudi economic growth hits three-year low in Q2
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Saudi economic growth hits three-year low in Q2

Saturday, 1 October 2016 2:44 AM

Growth has been weakening since early 2015 as cheap oil slashes state revenues

Saudi foreign ministry condemns passage of US Sept 11 law
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Saudi foreign ministry condemns passage of US Sept 11 law

Friday, 30 September 2016 10:48 AM

Riyadh has always dismissed suspicions that it backed the attackers, who killed nearly 3,000 people

Saudi banks asked to reschedule consumer loans
Banking & Finance»

Saudi banks asked to reschedule consumer loans

Friday, 30 September 2016 12:18 AM

Central bank reportedly makes request after gov't cut bonuses and other perks for public sector workers

Egypt court suspends annulment of Red Sea island deal with Saudi Arabia
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Egypt court suspends annulment of Red Sea island deal with Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 29 September 2016 7:03 PM

Maritime border accord for islands caused a public uproar and rare protests by Egyptians

Mufti tells Saudis to back government austerity moves
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Mufti tells Saudis to back government austerity moves

Thursday, 29 September 2016 6:14 PM

Top religious authority says recent decrees were temporary moves necessitated by public interest

StanChart starts direct trading between yuan, Saudi riyal, UAE dirham
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StanChart starts direct trading between yuan, Saudi riyal, UAE dirham

Thursday, 29 September 2016 6:10 PM

Move makes bank one of the first market-makers to trade those currency pairs in China's interbank market

Saudi gov't stays silent over US approval of 9/11 legislation
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Saudi gov't stays silent over US approval of 9/11 legislation

Thursday, 29 September 2016 2:56 PM

No official reaction from Saudi Arabia about law allowing lawsuits against Gulf kingdom over the Sept 11 attacks

Abu Dhabi's Royal Jet appoints new president, CEO
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Abu Dhabi's Royal Jet appoints new president, CEO

Thursday, 29 September 2016 2:24 PM

Rob DiCastri was previous CFO and head of strategy for Saudi-based flynas and NasJet

Saudi firms get nod to 'second' staff to meet Saudisation quotas
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Saudi firms get nod to 'second' staff to meet Saudisation quotas

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:54 PM

Labour ministry reportedly approves rules permitting firms to 'borrow' Saudi nationals to make quotas

Saudi's PetroRabigh says to delay $9.1bn expansion plans
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Saudi's PetroRabigh says to delay $9.1bn expansion plans

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:53 PM

Petrochemical company cites construction market challenges as it delays project by at least six months

Saudi riyal weakens after US Congress vote on 9/11 law
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Saudi riyal weakens after US Congress vote on 9/11 law

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:53 PM

US Congress votes to allow relatives of victims of the Sept 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia

Saudi billionaire embroiled in UK farm subsidy row
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Saudi billionaire embroiled in UK farm subsidy row

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:53 PM

Campaigners say they are outraged that UK taxpayers subsidise farm of racehorse breeder Prince Khalid Abdullah

New Zealand, GCC renew efforts to sign delayed free trade pact
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New Zealand, GCC renew efforts to sign delayed free trade pact

Thursday, 29 September 2016 11:09 AM

Two-way trade between New Zealand and the GCC is worth $2.19 billion annually

Obama says Saudi 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent'
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Obama says Saudi 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent'

Thursday, 29 September 2016 9:25 AM

Law grants an exception to the legal principle of sovereign immunity in cases of terrorism on US soil, clearing the way for lawsuits seeking damages from the Saudi government


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