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Gaza war can’t blunt Gulf dealmaking, but complicates foreign investment drive

Al Monitor 07 Dec 2023
Notably, during the summit a senior PIF official said it would soon be a prerequisite for foreign investors to be in Saudi Arabia if they want to manage the wealth fund’s money, a requirement in line with the kingdom’s controversial regional headquarters law, which is set to enter effect in January 2024.

Saudi Arabia approves 2024 budget with 21-bln-USD deficit 06 Dec 2023
The budget was approved at a cabinet session chaired by Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, during which he directed ministers and senior officials to actively commit to implementing a group of ...

Putin arrives in Saudi Arabia for 'rare' foreign trip

Hindustan Times 06 Dec 2023
Russian President Vladimir Putin is greeted upon arrival at the airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia December 6, 2023 ... Still, both Saudi Arabia and the UAE stand to gain from the visit as well, according to Alexander Baunov, a senior fellow at the Berlin-based Carnegie Russia Eurasia Center ... Neither Saudi Arabia nor the UAE have signed onto the ICC.

Saudi Crown Prince meets Russian Pres. on bilateral ties

Kuna 06 Dec 2023
They co-chaired expanded meeting with senior officials from both countries, where the Crown Prince said the Saudi-Russian relations flourished over the past 90 years, thanks to mutual understanding and common interests.

Bosses dismissed my concerns, UK arms firm executive tells corruption trial

The Guardian 06 Dec 2023
Mike Paterson gives evidence in trial of two men accused of funnelling corrupt payments to senior ...

Why are there so many fossil fuel lobbyists at COP28?

Grist 06 Dec 2023
“This is urgent as it has been delaying and diverting climate ambition and action.” ... The host country guests also include senior executives from oil field company Baker Hughes, the petrochemical company Oxy, and Saudi Arabia’s state-owned energy company, which refines and exports the country’s vast oil reserves ... Get caught up on COP28 ... Read more ... .

Saudi Arabia unveils $92bn investment plan for Expo 2030

GDN Online 04 Dec 2023
Princess Haifa bint Mohammed Al Saud, the Vice Minister of Tourism, was speaking during the third edition of the Saudi Green Initiative (SGI) Forum which opened today (December 4) on the sidelines of COP28 expo ... Senior Saudi officials took to the stage to discuss the kingdom’s sustainable urbanization progress.

T�rkiye, Saudi Arabia sign MoU on cooperation in agriculture

Daily Sabah 04 Dec 2023
T�rkiye and Saudi Arabia have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of agriculture, a senior official announced Sunday. The memorandum was signed ....

Hezbollah says undaunted by US, Israeli threats, will continue support for Gaza

Press TV 03 Dec 2023
Ali Khreis, a senior Lebanese Parliament member, said in an interview with the Saudi-owned newspaper Asharq al-Awsat on Saturday that Lebanon’s Amal Movement is in “constant coordination” with Hezbollah in the fight against the Israeli regime and its support for Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip.

With new member Brazil, OPEC+ eyes increased market share, prices

Anadolu Agency 02 Dec 2023
Norway-based Rystad Energy's Senior Vice President Jorge Leon said the outcome of the ministerial meeting was “a bittersweet victory” for Saudi Arabia, the group's kingpin ... “We think that the voluntary cuts by Saudi will be extended over the whole of next year, so they will keep on deferring a million barrels a day they voluntarily cut.

Saudi SSA & Axiom Space sign sector development agreement

GCC Business News 01 Dec 2023
The Saudi Space Agency (SSA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Axiom Space, an American privately funded space infrastructure developer, with the aim of developing Saudi national capabilities in various areas of the space sector ... It also included the CEO of the Saudi Space Agency, Dr.

Genesis named as the official carrier of “Al-Hilal”

Eye Of Riyadh 01 Dec 2023
The Al-Hilal Al-Saudi Club Company ... The agreement was signed by Al-Hilal Al-Saudi Club Company Chairman Fahad bin Saad bin Nafel, and Wallan Trading Company Chairman Fahd bin Saad Al Wallan at Al-Hilal Club, in Riyadh, in the presence of senior officials from both sides.

Report: Israel Struck a Houthi Facility in Yemen

Hamodia 01 Dec 2023
While Saudi media reported that the explosion was caused by an airstrike, a senior Houthi ...

Why Senate Democrats have shied away from Trump investigations — so far: report

Alternet 01 Dec 2023
When Republicans won a small majority in the U.S ... Veteran journalist Mark Hosenball, in an article published by The New Republic on December 1, poses a question. Why aren't Democrats in the U.S ... POLL ... One of the things Senate Democrats could investigate, according to Hosenball, is former White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner's Saudi connections ... .

Chinese FM calls for comprehensive cease-fire between Israel and Hamas 01 Dec 2023
It is hoped that this high-level meeting will make a strong call for a cease-fire and ensure humanitarian assistance, they said ... The attending representatives included foreign ministers or senior officials from Qatar, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Palestine, Egypt, Indonesia, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates, as well as the Arab League.  .