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News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia Marble Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size & Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Published on: Monday 27 July 2020
Saudi Arabia Marble Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size & Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/saudi-arabia-marble-market-prospects-115300630.html

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News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia gears up for downsized hajj

Published on: Sunday 26 July 2020
Saudi Arabia gears up for downsized hajj
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/saudi-arabia-gears-downsized-hajj-015843503.html

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday begins hosting the annual hajj pilgrimage, dramatically downscaled due to the coronavirus pandemic that has barred millions of international pilgrims for the first time in modern history. Up to 10,000 people residing in the kingdom will participate in the Muslim ritual, a tiny

News Saudi Arabia: A Saudi Spy Chief Hid Abroad. With Appeals and Threats, M.B.S. Tried to Bring Him Back

Published on: Thursday 23 July 2020
A Saudi Spy Chief Hid Abroad. With Appeals and Threats, M.B.S. Tried to Bring Him Back
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/24/world/middleeast/Saudi-spy-mbs-extradition.html

To try to force a former Saudi intelligence officer to return to the kingdom, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman asked for his help, targeted his family and sought to have him arrested abroad.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Undergoes Surgery

Published on: Thursday 23 July 2020
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Undergoes Surgery
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/saudi-arabias-king-salman-undergoes-surgery-11595516743

Saudi Arabia’s octogenarian King Salman underwent laparoscopic surgery Thursday to remove an inflamed gallbladder, prompting a call from President Trump to the kingdom’s crown prince to check on the ruler’s health.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia bolsters its national stock exchange, the Tadawul, with major derivatives push

Published on: Tuesday 14 July 2020
Saudi Arabia bolsters its national stock exchange, the Tadawul, with major derivatives push
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/14/saudi-arabia-bolsters-tadawul-with-major-derivatives-push.html

The Kingdom hopes it will attract domestic and international investors, even as the IMF predicts Saudi Arabia's economic growth will slump 6.8% this year due to the coronavirus pandemic and weak oil prices.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia bans beIN Sport from broadcasting in country

Published on: Tuesday 14 July 2020
Saudi Arabia bans beIN Sport from broadcasting in country
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/53409479

Saudi Arabia bars beIN Sport, which has the rights to broadcast the Premier League in the Middle East, from operating in the country.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia Drastically Limits Hajj Pilgrimage to Prevent Viral Spread

Published on: Monday 22 June 2020
Saudi Arabia Drastically Limits Hajj Pilgrimage to Prevent Viral Spread
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/22/world/middleeast/saudi-arabia-hajj-mecca-pilgrims.html

Saudi Arabia said only “very limited numbers” of pilgrims could perform the hajj this year, with only Saudis and foreign nationals already in the kingdom allowed to take part.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia: Just how deep are its troubles?

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Saudi Arabia: Just how deep are its troubles?
News source: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-52588971

Saudi Aramco, the state oil company, has already seen its net profit fall by 25% in the first quarter of this year, mainly due to the collapse in crude oil prices. "These measures reflect a drastic ...

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia to enforce nationwide 24-hour curfew for Eid holiday

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Saudi Arabia to enforce nationwide 24-hour curfew for Eid holiday
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/saudi-arabia-introduce-24-hour-174413508.html

Saudi Arabia will enforce a countrywide 24-hour curfew during the five-day Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday later this month to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, the interior ministry said on Tuesday. The curfew will apply from May 23-May 27 following the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. Until

News Saudi Arabia: As Russia and Saudi Arabia Retreat, U.S. Oil Industry Avoids the Worst

Published on: Sunday 12 April 2020
As Russia and Saudi Arabia Retreat, U.S. Oil Industry Avoids the Worst
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/11/business/energy-environment/russia-saudi-arabia-us-oil-coronavirus.html

The American oil industry may have dodged a bullet. Russia and Saudi Arabia — which only a month ago hoped to undercut American producers — have retreated from threats to pump more oil into the ...

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia begins two-week ceasefire in Yemen due to coronavirus

Published on: Wednesday 08 April 2020
Saudi Arabia begins two-week ceasefire in Yemen due to coronavirus
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/09/saudi-arabia-begins-two-week-ceasefire-in-yemen-due-to-coronavirus

A market in the capital, Sana’a, which is under control of Houthi rebel forces. Photograph: Mohamed Al-Sayaghi/Reuters Saudi Arabia has started a two-week unilateral ceasefire in Yemen, in a move ...

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia and Russia meet to discuss oil production cuts

Published on: Thursday 09 April 2020
Saudi Arabia and Russia meet to discuss oil production cuts
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/energy/saudi-arabia-russia-meet-discuss-oil-production-cuts-n1179906

Oil prices jumped on Thursday on reports that Saudi Arabia and Russia have reached a deal on production cuts at an emergency meeting between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and ...

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia sharply rebukes Russia over oil price collapse

Published on: Friday 03 April 2020
Saudi Arabia sharply rebukes Russia over oil price collapse
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/saudi-arabia-sharply-rebukes-russia-oil-price-collapse-69973475

Saudi Arabia has sharply criticized Russia over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy prices ...

News Saudi Arabia: 5 charts that explain the Saudi Arabia-Russia oil price war so far

Published on: Tuesday 31 March 2020
5 charts that explain the Saudi Arabia-Russia oil price war so far
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/01/5-charts-that-explain-the-saudi-arabia-russia-oil-price-war-so-far.html

Oil prices have fallen more than 60% since the beginning of 2020 as an agreement between OPEC and its allies expires and the coronavirus crisis continues.

News Saudi Arabia: As Saudi Arabia Boosts Oil Output, Some Tankers Have Nowhere to Go

Published on: Wednesday 01 April 2020
As Saudi Arabia Boosts Oil Output, Some Tankers Have Nowhere to Go
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-saudi-arabia-boosts-oil-output-some-tankers-have-nowhere-to-go-11585742271

Saudi Arabia is ramping up its oil output, boosting production capacity and hiring new tankers to fight its price war with Russia despite the coronavirus pandemic’s erosion of crude demand.

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia is launching an oil price war. That’s risky.

Published on: Sunday 22 March 2020
Saudi Arabia is launching an oil price war. That’s risky.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/03/23/saudi-arabia-is-launching-an-oil-price-war-thats-risky/

Saudi Arabia picked a particularly inauspicious time to launch its latest oil price war. As coronavirus travel restrictions cut massively into oil demand — and as OPEC and Russia failed to agree on ...

News Saudi Arabia: U.S. to send envoy to Saudi Arabia as Texas suggests oil output cuts

Published on: Friday 20 March 2020
U.S. to send envoy to Saudi Arabia as Texas suggests oil output cuts
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/u-send-envoy-saudi-arabia-173608243.html

WASHINGTON/HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration, scrambling to respond to the global oil price crash, plans to send an energy representative to Saudi Arabia, officials said on Friday, while a regulator from the top oil-producing state of Texas took the rare step of considering production cuts

News Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia announces $32 billion in emergency funds to mitigate oil, coronavirus impact

Published on: Friday 20 March 2020
Saudi Arabia announces $32 billion in emergency funds to mitigate oil, coronavirus impact
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/20/coronavirus-and-oil-saudi-arabia-announces-32-billion-stimulus.html

The measures aim to support businesses as plunging oil prices and the coronavirus crisis threaten the economy.