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IMF says Saudi economy 'buoyant'

IMF says Saudi economy ‘buoyant’ but growth to slow

In its annual review of the world's top oil producer, the IMF said growth was likely to slow to 6 percent, down from 7.1 percent last year.

May 30, 2012 1:27
 
saudi non oil exports

Saudi non-oil exports rise 31 percent

Saudi Arabia’s non-oil exports rose 31 percent in 2011 to 176.6 billion riyals ($47.1 billion) compared to 2010, Arab News…

May 20, 2012 9:45
 
Saudi King Slams Stock Market Manipulation -Report

Saudi King Slams Stock Market Manipulation -Report

King Abdullah has ordered a crackdown on manipulation of Saudi Arabia's booming stock market, insisting action should be taken if necessary against improper trading by members of the royal family, the daily Alsharq newspaper reported on Monday.

April 9, 2012 5:00
 
Is the Saudi Economic Power More Fragile Than It Looks

Is the Saudi Economic Power More Fragile Than It Looks

Given Saudi's high energy inefficiency and increased public sector spending, Una Galani thinks it might be the time of the Saudi government to tackle its potentially foreseeable financial problems.

July 29, 2011 10:09
 

Saudi economy may grow by 6 pct in 2011 – c.banker

Growth may be higher following spending package; Saudi growth forecasts fairly conservative, says economist

June 9, 2011 8:59
 

Saudis upbeat on spending, bank lending

Saudi economy to benefit from spending rise -minister; Banks in good position to lend -central bank

May 17, 2011 10:46
 

Saudi launches social measures, says economy steady

Economic, financial situation stable - Finance Minister.

March 1, 2011 2:35
 
Saudi king needs to step up reforms to curb dissent

Saudi king needs to step up reforms to curb dissent

Reforms must be enacted to curb dissent – analysts; King's absence has delayed government plans; Succession could also affect course of reforms.

February 15, 2011 12:57
 
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 Sept inflation eases from 18-month peak

Home rents rose 10.5 percent in September from 10.4 percent in August.

October 12, 2010 10:49