New tax earnings for Saudi Arabia's government were offset by expenditures toward programs comprising the Kingdom's safety net for lower income citizens, according to a Bloomberg report which cited Ministry of Finance figures.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited Harvard University and MIT in Boston, Massachusetts over the weekend to tour two of America's premiere higher education campuses and talk about the importance of research and entrepreneurship to Vision 2030.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will begin a weeks long international tour with a three day visit to Egypt, according to a Reuters report citing confirmation from the office of Egypt's president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi.
The head of Saudi Arabia's top licensing and investment body says that the Kingdom is increasing its new licenses to investors and businessmen seeking to do business in the Kingdom, according to an interview in TheBanker.com.
Saudi Arabia is "the hottest emerging market" right now as investors appear to be shrugging off concerns surrounding last year's crackdown on corruption and with optimism surrounding Vision 2030's economic and social reforms now coming into effect, CNN Money reports.