The Saudi Ministry of Economy and Planning (MEP) will lead a delegation comprising of a "number of government and private-sector entities and representatives of charitable associations" to the United States to present a review of the country's progress on sustainable development.
Saudi Arabia has introduced measures to facilitate the entry of foreign issuers to the Saudi stock market, Reuters reports, in the latest reforms to attract overseas share buyers and issuers as part of its Vision 2030 economic and social reform plans.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman gave an interview that will air on the CBS program, 60 Minutes, on September 29, one of two features on the Saudi leader set to appear in the United States this fall.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he ordered a major increase in sanctions on Iran, the first response by the U.S. to the attacks on two key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, according to reports.
In its first-ever half-year earnings report, Saudi Aramco said the company had earned a net income of $46.9 billion in the first half of 2019, a 12 percent decrease from $53 billion in the period a year earlier, when oil prices were higher.
The U.S. Senate failed to override President Donald Trump’s vetoes of legislation passed by Congress that would have blocked the sales of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, meaning the transactions may proceed forward.