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    Could oil production from the US rival Saudi Arabia?

    John Kemp asks whether the oil production from the Bakken formation in North Dakota and Montana rival output from Saudi Arabia's supergiant Ghawar oilfield, the greatest oil-bearing structure the world has ever known?

    November 12, 2012 6:52

    Why traders in MENA are afraid of non-repayment

    Uncertainty over the global economy is increasingly prompting Middle Eastern companies to use financial instruments which offset the risk of non-payment by foreign trade partners, HSBC's regional commercial banking head said.

    November 12, 2012 6:41
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    Saudi Arabia ‘not aware’ of Barclays probe

    It said since the establishment of CMA in 2005 no reservations or observations from anyone had been raised regarding the procedures for granting licenses.

    November 11, 2012 8:37
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    Standard Chartered focuses on the super-rich

    The British bank typically defines such clients as those who have $25 million invested with the bank, and who are thought to have assets of at least $100 million.

    November 5, 2012 3:09