Published: Jul 25, 2021
The Boeing 767 banked over the Red Sea, turning east into Saudi Arabia. A commercial version of the plane can carry about 260 passengers. Inside this one, Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman and a dozen or so aides were heading home from a tumultuous meeting at OPECs headquarters in Vienna the day before.
Published: Jul 02, 2021
An OPEC+ ministerial panel recommended a gradual increase in oil output to the end of the year, paving the way for the wider group to reach a deal that would keep a firm grip on supply even as prices trade at two-year highs.
Published: May 30, 2021
It looks like a womans world on the 29th floor of Tamkeen Tower, where a call center for Saudi Arabias General Authority for Statistics overlooks the beige sprawl of Riyadh. Past frosted glass doors, the few men to one side of the room are vastly outnumbered by female colleagues sitting at desks spread across the office.
Published: Dec 17, 2020
Saudi Arabia's economy contracted for a fifth straight quarter as the kingdom curtailed crude production to fulfill its commitments to OPEC, though the non-oil sector -- the engine of job creation -- showed signs of improvement.