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Saudi King launches $1.6bn infrastructure projects

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has launched 21 infrastructure development projects worth SR7 billion ($1.6 billion) in the Madinah region, said a report. These projects will cover the key sectors of electrici

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Russia ready to extend Opec deal, says minister

The international deal between Opec and other countries to cut oil output could be extended beyond March 2018 if needed, said a report citing Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak. Novak's comments came after his meeting wit

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Opec oil cut deal may be extended: Russia

It is possible to extend the agreement with Opec on oil production reduction, but it is necessary to proceed from the situation on the oil market in March 2018, when the term of the current agreement expires, said Russian President Vladimir Puti

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Saudi King extends Eid holidays by a week

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has issued directives extending the Eid Al Fitr holiday by one week, Saudi Press Agency announced on Wednesday.   The Saudi leader directed the Eid holiday to run until Jul

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Saudi sacks labour minister, announces key Shoura revamp

In a major move, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has appointed Ali bin Nasser Al Ghafis as the new labour minister replacing Mufrej Al Haqabani and also revamped the kingdom’s top consultative body Shoura Council with key appointments, i

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Saudi sacks labour minister, announces key Shoura revamp

In a major move, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has appointed Ali bin Nasser Al Ghafis as the new labour minister replacing Mufrej Al Haqabani and also revamped the kingdom’s top consultative body Shoura Council with key appointments, i

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Saudi King leaves country on holiday

Saudi Arabia's King Salman left the country on holiday on Thursday and appointed the crown prince to manage the kingdom's affairs in his absence, state news agency SPA reported. The statement did not say how long King Salm

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Saudi plans spending cuts, reforms to reduce deficit

Saudi Arabia, its finances hit by low oil prices, announced plans to shrink a record state budget deficit with spending cuts, reforms to energy subsidies and a drive to raise revenues from taxes and privatisation. The 2016 budget,

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Govt to raise efficiency of public spending: Saudi king

Saudi Arabia will seek to diversify its sources of income and improve the efficiency of government spending as it strives to reduce its dependence on oil revenue, which has plunged since last year, King Salman said on Wednesday. &

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Saudi King Salman orders over $8bn investments in Egypt

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has ordered the kingdom to help meet Egypt's petroleum needs for the next five years, Saudi state news agency SPA reported. He also ordered that Saudi investments in Egypt be more than 30 billion

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