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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
 
All is Sunny in Saudi

All is Sunny in Saudi

With oil prices on the rise, a promising real estate market and an impressive budget, things are looking good for the kingdom of Saudi Arabia

December 23, 2010 2:21
 
Saudi powers ahead

Saudi powers ahead

While the world fears another recession, Saudi’s economy continues to grow. It dominates the Gulf economy – as it would any single currency – but it has its problems, too.

November 22, 2010 12:37
 

Saudi Arabia’s population up 20 pct in 6 years

Population of 27.14 million up 20 percent since 2004.

August 5, 2010 2:41