In a bid to attract top talent and spark innovation in the Kingdom, Saudi Arabia has announced that it would grant full citizenship to "scientists, intellectuals, and innovators" from key sectors and focuses, according to reports.
Saudi Arabia is making major preparations to host the annual gathering of the leaders of the Group of 20 (G20) nations next year in Riyadh, the 15th meeting of the group that is set to thrust the city into the global spotlight.
Saudi-based Saudi Technology Ventures (STV) said in a blog post that it is leading a $23 million investment round in Trukker, a truck-focused digital freight marketplace and aggregator based in the UAE.
Saudi Aramco on Saturday released details of its IPO that will be the first opportunity for investors to own a piece of the world's most profitable company and achieve one of the key goals of the Kingdom's Vision 2030 economic reform plan.
Saudi Arabia signed an agreement with the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Wednesday to establish a branch in the Kingdom of the WEF’s Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a program focused on new technologies that will power economic change in the immediate years to come.
Saudi Aramco said on Wednesday it was joining the World Bank’s initiative to reduce gas flaring to zero by 2030, and said its flaring was already less than 1% of its total raw gas production in the first half of 2019, Reuters reports.
Saudi Arabia's finance minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan said in his pre-budget statement for fiscal year 2020 yesterday that the Kingdom would cut spending and widen its projected deficit in a vote of confidence in Saudi Arabia's economic reforms.