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Saudi spending to exceed 2012 budget, but surplus likely

Spending by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2012 will likely be higher than budgeted, but the country will still run a fiscal surplus of 4% of GDP, says Fitch Ratings.

January 5, 2012 4:00

Saudi minister says dialogue needed, not protest

Saudi foreign minister says dialogue is only way forward; Faisal warns against protest, foreign interference.

March 9, 2011 4:17

More Shi’ite protests in Saudi oil region

100 protesters in Hofuf demand release of cleric, No immediate comment from government.

March 5, 2011 2:28

Saudi Arabia to use reserves for govt handouts

Saudi goverment attempts to ease housing problem; Potential measures to boost access to loans.

February 27, 2011 3:09