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Goldman Sachs chief tweets support for Saudi reform

Lloyd Blankfein called for the nation to address cultural differences with the West to attract more foreign workers

Goldman Sachs chief tweets support for Saudi reform
Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein Photo: NICHOLAS KAMMAFPGetty Images

Goldman Sachs Group CEO took to Twitter on Thursday to praise Saudi Arabia’s decision to allow women to drive.

Lloyd Blankfein spoke on a panel last week with the managing director of Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, where the Goldman Sachs Group CEO called for the nation to address cultural differences with the West to attract more foreign workers.

The kingdom picked Goldman Sachs as one of the lead managers for its second dollar bond sale of the year, people familiar with the matter said Sept. 25.

 

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