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Saudi grapples with rising food prices

Saudi grapples with rising food prices

Despite confident predictions that Saudi Arabia is immune to social unrest, the kingdom faces the same economic challenges as Tunisia and Egypt. The BBC’s Philip Hampsheir has the story.

February 7, 2011 3:16
 
Dearer by the day

Dearer by the day

Life in the Emirates may be tax free, but it sure is getting more expensive by the day. Kipp explores the rising cost of living in the UAE.

January 17, 2011 2:46
 

EU exec talks down risk of food price crisis

Commission says price of key staples well below 2008 peaks; Era of cheap food is over; Supply response next year.

January 15, 2011 11:28