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After UAE and Bahrain deals, is Saudi Arabia softening its stance on Israel?

16 Sep 2020

RIYADH/DUBAI When one of Saudi Arabia's leading clerics called this month for Muslims to avoid "passionate emotions and fiery enthusiasm" towards Jews, it was a marked change in tone for someone who has shed tears preaching about Palestine in the past. | Video

Outlook for Saudi economy remains uncertain, central bank governor says

09 Sep 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH The outlook for Saudi Arabia's economy remains uncertain, the kingdom's central bank governor said on Wednesday, as the oil exporter navigates the effects of low oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic.

UPDATE 1-Outlook for Saudi economy remains uncertain, c. bank governor says

09 Sep 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH, Sept 9 The outlook for Saudi Arabia's economy remains uncertain, the kingdom's central bank governor said on Wednesday, as the oil exporter navigates the effects of low oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic.

Saudi Arabia jails eight over Khashoggi murder, fiancee decries trial

08 Sep 2020

RIYADH/BEIRUT A Saudi Arabian court on Monday jailed eight people for between seven and 20 years for the 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, state media reported, four months after his family forgave his killers and enabled death sentences to be set aside. | Video

Pakistani army chief visits Saudi Arabia to revive ties strained over Kashmir

18 Aug 2020

RIYADH/ISLAMABAD Pakistan's army chief met with senior Saudi Arabian officials in Riyadh on Monday in an effort to ease a row between the two countries over policy towards the disputed region of Kashmir.

As UAE hails Israel accord, silence from Saudi Arabia

14 Aug 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH As media and people in the United Arab Emirates hailed the Gulf state's deal to normalise relations with Israel as a diplomatic victory that helps the Palestinians, silence reigned in Saudi Arabia, longtime figurehead of regional policy towards Israel.

Saudi Aramco to press ahead with plan to boost output capacity, CEO says

10 Aug 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH Saudi Aramco is moving ahead with plans to boost crude output capacity by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) to 13 million bpd despite cuts in capital expenditure this year and next year, the state oil group's CEO said on Monday.

Saudi Aramco to press ahead with plan to boost output capacity, CEO says

10 Aug 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH Saudi Aramco is moving ahead with plans to boost crude output capacity by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) to 13 million bpd despite cuts in capital expenditure this year and next year, the state oil group's CEO said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco to press ahead with plan to boost output capacity, CEO says

10 Aug 2020

DUBAI/RIYADH, Aug 10 Saudi Aramco is moving ahead with plans to boost crude output capacity by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) to 13 million bpd despite cuts in capital expenditure this year and next year, the state oil group's CEO said on Monday.

SABIC posts third straight quarterly loss, forecasts more of the same in H2

06 Aug 2020

RIYADH/DUBAI Saudi Basic Industries Corp, the world's fourth-biggest petrochemicals firm, reported a third straight quarterly loss on Thursday and said low oil prices and weak global growth meant the second half would likely be similar to the first.

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