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No specific action on OPEC freeze discussed yet: Saudi energy minister

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LOS ANGELES Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih does not believe it is necessary for any "significant intervention" in oil markets at this time, he told Reuters following a speech on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Saudi energy minister: No specific action on OPEC freeze discussed yet 7:16pm BST

LOS ANGELES, Aug 25 Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih does not believe it is necessary for any "significant intervention" in oil markets at this time, he told Reuters following a speech on Thursday.

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Kerry calls for unity government in Yemen to end war 6:00pm BST

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday he had agreed in talks with Gulf Arab states and the United Nations in Saudi Arabia on a plan to restart peace talks Yemen with a goal of forming a unity government.

Saudi Arabia says foils attack on Shiite mosque in Qatif 24 Aug 2016

DUBAI Saudi security forces shot dead a suspected militant who tried to detonate explosives outside a mosque in the Qatif region in eastern Saudi Arabia, where many Shi'ite Muslims live, the interior ministry said on Wednesday.

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Saudi prince to discuss reform drive in visits to China, Japan 24 Aug 2016

DUBAI Saudi Arabia's powerful Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will discuss the kingdom's drive to cut its reliance on oil exports in visits to China and Japan that begin next week, Saudi media and sources said on Wednesday.

Saudi prince to discuss reform drive in visits to China, Japan 24 Aug 2016

DUBAI, Aug 24 Saudi Arabia's powerful Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will discuss the kingdom's drive to cut its reliance on oil exports in visits to China and Japan that begin next week, Saudi media and sources said on Wednesday.

RPT-COLUMN-Saudi Arabia isn't flooding oil market ahead of freeze talks: Kemp 24 Aug 2016

LONDON, Aug 23 Saudi Arabia's oil production hit a record in July, according to published statistics, and is likely to hit another in August, according to industry sources.

COLUMN-Saudi Arabia isn't flooding oil market ahead of freeze talks: Kemp 23 Aug 2016

LONDON, Aug 23 Saudi Arabia's oil production hit a record in July, according to published statistics, and is likely to hit another in August, according to industry sources.

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Arms sales to Saudi 'illicit' due to civilian deaths in Yemen - campaigners 22 Aug 2016

GENEVA A group that campaigns for stricter arms sales controls said on Monday that Western powers were breaking international law by selling vast amounts of weapons to Saudi Arabia that are being used to hit civilians in Yemen.

Saudi Arabia to discuss energy cooperation with China, Japan - SPA 22 Aug 2016

DUBAI Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, plans to discuss energy cooperation agreements with China and Japan, the Saudi cabinet said on Monday.

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Italy quake toll hits 250 as rescuers search flattened towns

AMATRICE, Italy The death toll from a devastating earthquake in central Italy climbed to at least 250 on Thursday and could rise further with rescue teams working for a second day to try to find survivors under the rubble of flattened towns. | Video