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Pompeo: Saudis assured me of accountability for Khashoggi murder

Jan 14 2019

RIYADH U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that Saudi leaders assured him everyone responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi would be held accountable, as Riyadh tries to resolve its biggest political crisis in a generation.

Saudi woman's flight rallies opposition to male guardianship

Jan 11 2019

RIYADH 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 conservative Muslim country's efforts to open up. | Video

Saudi woman's flight rallies opposition to male guardianship

Jan 11 2019

* Dramatic events renewed focus on Saudi women's legal status

Saudi 'comfortable' with oil prices, still seeks 2023 balanced budget - finance minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday he was unconcerned with current oil prices impacting spending plans in 2019, and the government still aims to close its budget deficit by 2023 though the target is not set in stone.

Saudi 'comfortable' with oil prices, still seeks 2023 balanced budget - finance minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday he was unconcerned with current oil prices impacting spending plans in 2019, and the government still aims to close its budget deficit by 2023 though the target is not set in stone.

Saudi 'comfortable' with oil prices, still seeks 2023 balanced budget: finance minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday he was unconcerned with current oil prices impacting spending plans in 2019, and the government still aims to close its budget deficit by 2023 though the target is not set in stone.

Saudi corruption settlements will net 'not significantly less' than $13 billion in 2019: minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday that cash settlements from an anti-corruption campaign would net "not significantly less" in 2019 than the 50 billion Saudi riyals ($13.3 billion) collected in 2018.

Saudi corruption settlements will net "not significantly less" than $13 billion in 2019: minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday that cash settlements from an anti-corruption campaign would net "not significantly less" in 2019 than the 50 billion Saudi riyals ($13.3 billion) collected in 2018.

Saudi corruption settlements will net 'not significantly less' than $13 billion in 2019 - minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday that cash settlements from an anti-corruption campaign would net "not significantly less" in 2019 than the 50 billion Saudi riyals ($13.3 billion) collected in 2018.

Saudi corruption settlements will net "not significantly less" than $13 bln in 2019 -minister

Dec 19 2018

RIYADH, Dec 19 Saudi Arabia's finance minister said on Wednesday that cash settlements from an anti-corruption campaign would net "not significantly less" in 2019 than the 50 billion Saudi riyals ($13.3 billion) collected in 2018.

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