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Saudi royals & officials visit king in hospital

Senior Saudi royals and government officials have visited King Abdullah in hospital, state news agency SPA reported, a week after…

November 25, 2012 3:54
 
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
 
Saudi allows women right to vote

Saudi allows women right to vote

Saudi Arabia will allow women to stand for election and vote, the king announced on Sunday, in a significant policy shift in the conservative Islamic kingdom.

September 25, 2011 4:07
 

Saudi king announces $35 bln aid for citizens

Saudi King Abdullah returns home after medical treatment.

February 23, 2011 1:53
 

Saudi king announces benefits before return -TV

Abdullah went to U.S. in November for treatment.

February 23, 2011 11:42
 
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 king alive, rumours of death untrue – source

"The rumours aren't true, an adviser to a senior member of the Saudi ruling family says.

February 10, 2011 2:15
 

Saudi king leaves hospital in good health – agency

King Abdullah has left a New York hospital-says agency.

December 22, 2010 10:19
 
Saudi Arabia tries to reassure over rulers’ health

Saudi Arabia tries to reassure over rulers’ health

Key global player wants to show stability, responsibility; Confusion still surrounds rulers' health; Princes vie for position, fate of reforms at stake.

November 22, 2010 10:25
 

Saudi king to make U.S. trip on Monday over health

Crown prince to return to Saudi Arabia; Abdullah was admitted to hospital on Friday; Kingdom seeking to prevent power vacuum.

November 21, 2010 4:11
 
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