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Twitter closes thousands of fake news accounts worldwide
WASHINGTON, Sept 20 — Twitter said today it shut down thousands of accounts worldwide for spreading misinformation, including some artificially amplifying pro-Saudi messaging as part of a regional p...
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Saudi Aramco pursues IPO planning despite attack damage doubts
RIYADH, Sept 17 — Saudi Aramco is pressing ahead with its listing plans this week, although some investors and analysts doubt it can now meet its timeline as it has not said when oil output will be ...
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Aramco pushes ahead with IPO work after attacks
LONDON: Bankers hired for Saudi Aramco’s mammoth initial public offering plan to stick to their schedule to pitch the deal to analysts even after devastating attacks on its...
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Aramco pushes ahead with IPO work after major attacks
LONDON: Bankers hired for Saudi Aramco’s mammoth initial public offering plan to stick to their schedule to pitch the deal to analysts even after devastating attacks on its...
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JPMorgan Chase is picked to lead Saudi Aramco IPO, say sources
NEW YORK, Sept 11 ― JPMorgan Chase has been picked as the investment bank to lead Saudi Aramco's initial public offering, which could be the biggest ever, people close to the matter told AFP yesterd...
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Aramco says ready for two-stage IPO, timing up to govt
ABU DHABI, Sept 10 — Saudi energy giant Aramco is ready for a two-stage IPO but the timing is up to the government, its chief executive said today, flagging a possible foreign listing as part of the...
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Aramco CEO: Domestic IPO is primary one, also prepared for international listing
ABU DHABI, Sept 10 — Saudi energy giant Aramco is ready for a two-stage IPO but the timing is up to the government, its chief executive said today, flagging a possible foreign listing as part of the...
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New energy minister and what it means for oil
Dubai: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz named his son Prince Abdulaziz as the country’s energy minister, replacing Khalid Al-Falih, who led three years of active...
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New Saudi minister jokes oil outlook could drive him to Prozac
ABU DHABI, Sept 9 — Saudi Arabia’s Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman brought some humour to his debut as the kingdom’s new oil minister today, joking that the industry outlook could drive him to take ...
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Opec kingpin Saudi Arabia replaces energy minister, reports state media
RIYADH, Sept 8 — Saudi Arabia's King Salman named his son as energy minister after veteran official Khalid al-Falih was sacked, state media said today, in a major shakeup as the Opec kingpin reels f...
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Report: Saudi Aramco eyes Tokyo for two-stage IPO
RIYADH, Aug 29 — Saudi oil giant Aramco is considering a two-stage initial public offering (IPO) with a domestic debut and a subsequent international listing possibly in Tokyo, the Wall Street Journ...
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Cleared for takeoff: Saudi women start exercising their newest right
Saudi Arabia’s international airports are the scene of the latest “first” for women citizens, who can now leave the country without permission from a male relative as the kingdom chips away at i...
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Climate change could rain on Saudi Aramco's IPO parade
LONDON/DUBAI: Saudi Aramco's biggest asset could also be a liability.
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Saudi woman activist rejects release deal tied to denying torture: family
Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a proposal to secure her release from prison in exchange for a video statement denying reports she was tortured in custody, h...
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Aramco’s first half net income slips to US$46.9bil
Riyadh: Saudi state-owned energy giant Aramco said its first half net income for 2019 had slipped to US$46.9bil, a first such disclosure for the secretive company ahead of its debut earnings callRiyadh: Saudi state-owned energy giant Aramco said its first half net income for 2019 had slipped to US$46.9bil, a first such disclosure for the secretive company ahead of its debut earnings call
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Saudi Aramco says half-year net income slips to US$46.9b
RIYADH, Aug 12 — Saudi state-owned energy giant Aramco said today its first half net income for 2019 had slipped nearly 12 per cent to US$46.9 billion, a first such disclosure for the secretive comp...
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Saudi Arabia lifts travel restrictions on women, grants them greater control
Saudi Arabia has allowed adult women to travel without permission and granted them more control over family matters, further eroding a heavily criticised male guardianship system at a time of heighten...
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King Salman sponsors 20 Malaysian pilgrims for haj
KUALA LUMPUR: The King of Saudi Arabia, King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud, is sponsoring 20 Malaysian pilgrims to perform the haj under the 2019 Saudi King’s guests programme.
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King Salman sponsors 20 M'sian pilgrims for hajj
The King of Saudi Arabia, King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud (photo, above), is sponsoring 20 Malaysian pilgrims to perform the haj under the 2019 Saudi King’s guests programme.
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Saudi Arabia’s King Salman sponsors 20 Malaysian pilgrims for Haj
KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 — The King of Saudi Arabia, King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud, is sponsoring 20 Malaysian pilgrims to perform the Haj under the 2019 Saudi King’s guests programme.
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Bankers question whether Aramco IPO deal worth their effort
DUBAI: When Saudi Arabia announced plans to sell shares in its crown jewel Aramco, international bankers scrambled to get a piece of the action.
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French prosecutors seek suspended jail sentence for Saudi princess
French prosecutors said on Tuesday they were pushing for a six-month suspended prison sentence for the king of Saudi Arabia’s daughter, as she went on trial in absentia in a case involving the beati...
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Saudi king hosts British finance minister for talks
RIYADH, July 7 — Saudi Arabia’s King Salman hosted British finance minister Philip Hammond for talks in the western city of Jeddah today, state media said, amid renewed prospects of an overseas st...
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Saudi Aramco to restart preparations for mega IPO
LONDON: Saudi Arabia is restarting preparations for a potential initial public offering (IPO) of oil giant Aramco, months after putting the planned listing on hold, people familiar with the matter said.
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Saudi Aramco to restart preparations for mega IPO
LONDON: Saudi Arabia is restarting preparations for a potential initial public offering of oil giant Aramco, months after putting the planned listing on hold, people familiar with the matter said.
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Russia agrees with Saudi to extend Opec deal, says Putin
OSAKA: Russia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine months a deal with Opec on reducing oil production, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
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Russia agrees with Saudi to extend Opec deal by 6-9 months, says Putin
OSAKA, June 29 ― Russia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine months a deal with Opec on reducing oil production, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
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South Korea, Saudi sign US$8b economic cooperation pact
SEOUL, June 26 — South Korea and Saudi Arabia signed an US$8.3 billion (RM34.4 billion) economic cooperation pact today during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s first visit to Seoul, as the oil-r...
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Saudi crown prince linked to Khashoggi murder in UN report
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other senior officials should be investigated over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi given credible evidence against them, a UN rights investigator sa...
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Saudi Crown Prince expects Aramco IPO in 2020-2021
Washington: Saudi Arabia is committed to selling shares in Saudi Aramco as soon as next year, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said in an interview with the Saudi-owned Ahsarq Al Awsat newspaper.
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Saudi Arabia committed to Aramco IPO, says crown prince
RIYADH, June 16 — Saudi Arabia remains committed to selling shares in national oil conglomerate Aramco through an initial public offering but only at the right time, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman...
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Saudi crown prince to finalise US$533m privatisation deals this year
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's crown prince said on Sunday that the government will finalise privatisation deals worth 2 billion riyals ($533 million) before the end of this year, according to an interview with the Saudi-owned Asharq al-Awsat newspaper.
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Saudi Arabia seeks oil supply protection as US, Iran face off
Saudi Arabia called for swift action to secure Gulf energy supplies and joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in a vital shipping route that have raised fears of broa...
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Saudi crown prince says to finalise US$533m privatisation deals this year, reports Asharq al-Awsat
RIYADH, June 16 — Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said today that the government will finalise privatisation deals worth 2 billion riyals (US$533 million) before the end of this year, according to an ...
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US pushes for Saudi progress on Khashoggi probe before anniversary of killing
The Trump administration is pressing Saudi Arabia to show “tangible progress” toward holding to account those behind the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and wants them to do so before ...
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Two foreign journalists detained for months in Saudi Arabia - Reporters Without Borders
Saudi Arabia has been holding two Arab journalists for several months, global media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said on Monday, amid ongoing international scrutiny of the kingdom's human ...
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Saudi’s non-oil stimulus may last beyond 2021
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s 200 billion-riyal (US$53bil) lifeline to its non-oil economy may be in place for longer than planned as the kingdom supports industries struggling to cope with reforms that pushed up costs and dampened demand.
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Saudi Arabia's US$53bil non-oil stimulus may last beyond 2021
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s 200 billion-riyal ($53 billion) lifeline to its non-oil economy may be in place for longer than planned as the kingdom supports industries struggling to cope with reforms that pushed up costs and dampened demand.
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Wall Street focuses on Saudi Arabia as deals entice CEOs
DUBAI: Some of the world’s leading financiers are returning to Saudi Arabia after the oil-rich kingdom yielded some of the year’s biggest merger and bond deals.
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Aramco in talks to buy stake in Reliance refining business
DUBAI: State oil giant Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil producer, is in talks to buy a minority stake in the refining and petrochemicals businesses of India’s Reliance Industries Ltd, sources familiar with the matter said.
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Aramco in talks to buy stake in refining business of India's Reliance
DUBAI/NEW DELHI: State oil giant Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil producer, is in talks to buy a minority stake in the refining and petrochemicals businesses of India's Reliance Industries Ltd, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
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Saudi Aramco world’s most profitable company in 2018
DUBAI, April 1 — Oil giant Saudi Aramco revealed today it made the world’s biggest corporate profit last year, opening its secretive accounts for the first time as it prepares to raise funds from ...
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Pakistan set to sign deals worth $1.21b as Malaysia's PM Mahathir arrives for visit
ISLAMABAD (REUTERS) - Pakistan is set to sign deals worth US$900 million (S$1.21 billion) in telecoms, information technology during a three-day visit by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, a s...
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Pakistan eyes US$900m investment deals during Dr M's visit
ISLAMABAD (March 22): Pakistan is set to sign deals worth US$900 million in telecoms, information technology during a three day visit by Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, a senior offi...
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Saudi king launches US$23b Riyadh recreational projects
RIYADH, March 20 — Saudi Arabia’s King Salman yesterday announced recreational projects in the capital Riyadh worth US$23 billion (RM94 billion), officials said, in a new drive to transform the co...
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Pakistan says it will return captured Indian pilot
Pakistan will return a captured pilot "as a peace gesture" to India, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday, amid efforts by the United States to defuse a crisis between the two nuclear...
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Yemen pull-out shows Malaysia’s increasing independence over foreign policy, says academic
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s decision to exit a Saudi-led military alliance that has been backing government forces in Yemen is a sign of Putrajaya’s increasing independence in matters of foreign poli...
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Saudi crown prince meets Chinese president, bags oil deal
BEIJING, Feb 22 — Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met China’s President Xi Jinping today and bagged a US$10-billion oil deal, pressing on with his diplomatic charm offensive in Asia followi...
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Saudi agrees US$10b China refinery deal as crown prince visits
BEIJING, Feb 22 — State-owned oil company Saudi Aramco signed a US$10 billion deal to build a refining and petrochemical complex in China today, as Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wrapped up ...
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To go or not to go, the Saudi prince’s Malaysian dilemma
Now that Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) has postponed his visit to Malaysia and Indonesia during his Asian tour, Malaysia has more time to think about how it should welcome the Saudi prince, and indeed, if...
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China sees 'enormous potential' in Saudi economy
China sees "enormous potential" in Saudi Arabia's economy and wants more high-tech cooperation, the Chinese government's top diplomat said, as Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (photo, above) beg...
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Saudi Aramco to sign China refinery deals as crown prince visits, say sources
BEIJING, Feb 21 — Saudi Aramco plans to sign preliminary deals to invest in two oil refining and petrochemical complexes in China during the Saudi Arabian crown prince’s visit this week, sources f...
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Saudi crown prince pledges US$20bil in investment deals for Pakistan
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman kicked off his Asia tour with a big signing ceremony in Pakistan, where he pledged US$20 billion worth of investment for the cash-strapped country.
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Press freedom and the common man
COMMENT | It’s so easy to take press freedom for granted, isn't it?
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Ringgit climbs on rising oil and trade progress
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Ringgit approaches its strongest level in more than six months as Brent crude extends gains and traders applaud signs of progress in US-China trade talks.
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Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour with US$20b Pakistan investment pledge
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday said Saudi Arabia has signed investment agreements worth US$20 billion during his high-profile visit to Pakistan, where tensions were flaring up with nuclear...
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Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour with US$20b Pakistan investment pledge
ISLAMABAD, Feb 18 — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman yesterday said Saudi Arabia has signed investment agreements worth US$20 billion (RM81.6 billion) during his high-profile visit to Pakistan, wher...
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Saudi crown prince's US$20bil Pakistan investment pledge
ISLAMABAD: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday said Saudi Arabia has signed investment agreements worth US$20 billion during his high-profile visit to Pakistan, where tensions were flaring up with nuclear-armed rival India.
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Saudi Arabian prince postpones visit to Malaysia and Indonesia
PETALING JAYA: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has postponed his working visit to Malaysia and Indonesia, a day before he was due to arrive.
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Saudi Arabian Crown Prince postpones Malaysian visit
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian government has been informed on the postponement of Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to Malaysia, which was scheduled for tomorrow, according to Pri...
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Saudi Crown Prince postpones visit to Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 16): The Malaysian Government has been informed of the postponement of Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to Malaysia which is scheduled for tomorrow, said Prim...
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Saudi crown prince postpones visits to Indonesia, Malaysia
JAKARTA (BLOOMBERG) - Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman is postponing his trips to Indonesia and Malaysia, according to Indonesia's Foreign Ministry.
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Saudi Crown Prince skips Malaysia, Indonesia in Asia tour
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammed bin Salman will be postponing his visit to Malaysia and Indonesia in his tour of several Asian countries, the Foreign Ministry said today.
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Tun M on condemning Saudi Crown Prince: We’ll see what Japan and China say
When asked if the Prime Minister will condemn the Saudi Crown Prince in person on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi,Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said “we’ll see what Japan and China said first....
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More investments to flow in from Saudi Arabia following Crown Prince’s visit
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Discussions on refineries and petrochemical-related investments in Malaysia is likely to dominate discussions during Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's maiden visit...
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Expert: More investments to flow in from Saudi Arabia following crown prince’s visit
KUALA LUMPUR, 15 Feb — Discussions on refineries and petrochemical related investments in Malaysia is likely to dominate discussions during Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s maiden v...
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Saudi crown prince’s visit to strengthen trade ties
KUALA LUMPUR: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to Malaysia this weekend is expected to focus on Jeddah-Kuala Lumpur economic ties and cooperation, Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah s...
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Minister: Crown prince's visit to focus on Malaysia-Saudi Arabia economic ties
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — The visit by the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman to Malaysia this weekend is expected to focus more on Jeddah-Kuala Lumpur economic ties and cooperation.
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Saudi king launches US$8b in development projects in capital
RIYADH, Feb 14 — Saudi Arabia’s King Salman launched projects worth 29.9 billion riyals (RM32.4 billion) yesterday in the capital Riyadh, the latest in a series of high profile investment announce...
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Saudi prince to visit Malaysia
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to announce investments in energy and infrastructure during a visit to India and Pakistan in coming days as part of his efforts to wean the Saudi economy off oil exports. He is also expected to visit Malaysia, China, and Indonesia.
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Pakistan, India hope to reap investment from Saudi prince's visit
NEW DELHI,  Feb 12 — Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to announce investments in energy and infrastructure during a visit to India and Pakistan in coming days as part of ...
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Trump may skip deadline for report on Saudi journalist's murder
The Trump administration signalled on Friday it was unlikely to meet a deadline to report to Congress on whether it intends to impose sanctions on those responsible for the murder of Saudi journalist ...
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Saudi crown prince had threatened to use 'bullet' on Khashoggi
A year before Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told an aide he would use “a bullet” on the journalist if he did not return home and end his criticism o...
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Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned, carried out by Saudi officials: UN
A United Nations-led inquiry into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said on Thursday that evidence pointed to a brutal crime “planned and perpetrated” by Saudi officials.
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Saudi Arabia awards first major wind project worth $500mil
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA (Jan 11): Saudi Arabia on Thursday awarded a contract to build a $500 million (RM2 billion) wind farm, a first for the world's top oil exporter as it pushes to diversify its energ...
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Saudi woman's flight rallies opposition to male guardianship
An 18-year-old Saudi woman’s flight from what she said was an abusive family has rallied opposition to the kingdom’s male guardianship system, still a major constraint on women despite the conserv...
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Saudi private jet industry stalls after corruption crackdown
DUBAI, Jan 9 — A crackdown on corruption in Saudi Arabia has severely dented the kingdom’s private jet industry in a sign of the impact the campaign has had on private enterprise and the wealthy e...
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Saudi women to be told of divorce by text message
Women in Saudi Arabia will be notified by text message if they are divorced under a new law designed to protect them from having their marriage ended without their knowledge, the government said on Su...
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Netflix pulls an episode out of its internet stream in Saudi Arabia
Netfilx pulled an episode of the comedy show "Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj" from its Internet streaming service in Saudi Arabia after kingdom officials complained, multiple media outlets reported yes...
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