Saudi Arabia

Masked men burn Saudi consulate cars in Egypt - sources

CAIRO/ISMAILIA - Masked men set fire to two cars belonging to the consulate of Saudi Arabia in the Egyptian city of Suez on Friday morning, local security sources and the state news agency reported.

Saudi Arabia's Shi'ites fear they are at mercy of region's tumult 24 Oct 2014

RIYADH - The Shi’ite Muslim minority in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province have long felt marginalised by the Sunni ruling dynasty, and protests for greater rights as part of the 2011 Arab Spring brought a crackdown on both protesters and demands for reform.

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia supplies less oil in September despite output rise 23 Oct 2014

DUBAI, Oct 23 - Saudi Arabia supplied less crude oil to the market in September than a month earlier, an industry source said on Thursday, at a time when some OPEC members are calling on the top oil exporter to cut back output to lift prices.

REUTERS SUMMIT-Builder Khodari may double capex to handle big Saudi projects 23 Oct 2014

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Builder Kodari may double capex to handle big Saudi projects 23 Oct 2014

RIYADH - Major Saudi Arabian construction firm Abdullah Abdul Mohsin al-Khodari and Sons says it may double its capital spending in coming years to cope with the work it hopes to do on the country's big infrastructure projects.

REUTERS SUMMIT-Builder Khodari may double capex to handle big Saudi projects 23 Oct 2014

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FACTBOX-Soccer-2014 Asian Champions League final 23 Oct 2014

Oct 23 - Factbox on the 2014 Asian Champions League final between Australia's Western Sydney Wanderers and Saudi Arabia's Al-Hilal.

Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power shifts toward renewable energy 22 Oct 2014

KHOBAR Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia-based power and water project developer ACWA Power is seeking to secure or arranging finance for $15 billion worth of projects, nearly half of which are in renewable energy, its chief executive said.

REUTERS SUMMIT-Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power shifts toward renewable energy 22 Oct 2014

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Saudi's Dar Al Arkan Real Estate aims for 10 percent growth next year 22 Oct 2014

RIYADH - Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Co, Saudi Arabia's largest listed developer, plans to spend over 1 billion riyals ($267 million) on projects in 2015 and aims for 10 percent growth of its business that year, its chairman said.

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Kurds reject Erdogan report of deal with Syrian rebels to aid besieged Kobani

ISTANBUL/BEIRUT - A senior Syrian Kurdish official on Friday rejected a report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds had agreed to let Free Syrian Army fighters enter the border town of Kobani to help them push back besieging Islamic State insurgents. | Video