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Saudi Arabia says driving ban on women to be lifted June 24

May 08, 2018 - 6:09 PM

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is seen as the force behind the lifting of the ban

WOMEN DRIVERS. A Saudi woman practices driving in Riyadh ahead of the lifting of a ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia in the summer. Photo by Yousef Doubisi/AFP

Saudi malls to hire locals only – ministry

Apr 20, 2017 - 9:58 PM

There are no further details on how or when the plan would be implemented

Saudi Arabia unveils first targets in sweeping reform plan

Jun 07, 2016 - 11:03 AM

3rd UPDATE The plan is a 5 year roadmap that lays out targets for each government ministry

A picture taken on March 9, 2016 shows towers under construction at the King Abdullah Financial District in the Saudi capital Riyadh. Fayez Nureldine/AFP

Saudi stock exchange to ease rules for foreigners

May 04, 2016 - 12:05 PM

More overseas institutions will be able to invest on the Tadawul All Shares Index

A Saudi investor monitors the stock exchange at the Al-Bilad Saudi Bank on June 15, 2015 in the capital Riyadh. Saudi Arabia's stock exchange allowed foreign investors to trade shares for the first time, boosting efforts by the world's top oil exporter to become a major global capital market. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE

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Apr 26, 2016 - 6:20 PM

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Saudi unveils far-reaching plan to move away from oil

Apr 26, 2016 - 12:55 PM

Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman announces the Vision 2030 program which includes the creation of the world s biggest sovereign wealth fund

Saudi Defense Minister and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman answers questions during a press conference in Riyadh, on April 25, 2016. The key figure behind the unveiling of a vast plan to restructure the kingdom's oil-dependent economy, the son of King Salman has risen to among Saudi Arabia's most influential figures since being named second-in-line to the throne in 2015. Salman announced his economic reform plan known as "Vision 2030".  / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE