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Saudi Arabia Builds Cities in the Sand to Move Beyond Oil (Sarah Algethami - Bloomberg - 13/08/2017)

After relying on oil to fuel its economy for more than half a century, Saudi Arabia is turning to its other abundant natural resource to take it beyond the oil age -- desert. The kingdom is converting thousands of square kilometers of sand into new...

VAT in Saudi Arabia and the UAE - how do they compare? (Shiraz Khan - The National - 06/08/2017)

As the UAE and Saudi Arabia continue to lead the GCC VAT drive, this article compares the key features of the future value added tax (VAT) regime in these countries including the treatment of different industry sectors based on what is currently known....

Asian tech supplants oil as main fuel for emerging stocks (Sujata Rao - Reuters - 30/06/2017)

Not very long ago, a 17 percent oil price fall would have sent emerging market stocks into a tailspin. But this year they are set for their best first half since 2014. The reason? Like much else, emerging equities have been transformed by technology....

How Saudi Arabia can become a post-oil economy (David Hobbs - World Economic Forum - 02/06/2017)

Saudi Arabia has achieved much of its past economic success on the back of endowments of natural resources, particularly oil and gas. Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 reflects a clear recognition that this foundation of the economy is too narrow, particularly...

Saudi: building a future? (Nabilah Annuar - CPI Financial - 01/06/2017)

The country is pushing its economy towards non-oil growth, but is this enough to prevent decline on the back of further oil-price fluctuations. Heading towards 2017, the outlook by regional experts on the Saudi Arabian economy is largely positive, with...

'Axis of love': Saudi-Russia detente heralds new oil order (Dmitry Zhdannikov & Vladimir Soldatkin - Reuters - 01/06/2017)

A meeting between the two men who run Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil empires spoke volumes about the new relationship between the energy superpowers. It was the first time that Rosneft (ROSN.MM) boss Igor Sechin and Saudi Aramco chief Amin Nasser had held...

Once Costly Deep-Sea Oil Turns Cheap, to OPEC's Dismay (Serene Cheong, Sharon Cho - Bloomberg - 31/05/2017)

Reports of deep-sea drilling’s demise in a world of sub-$100 oil may have been greatly exaggerated, much to OPEC’s dismay. Pumping crude from seabeds thousands of feet below water is turning cheaper as producers streamline operations and prioritize...

Banking on Saudi Arabia’s ‘very realistic’ privatization plan (Frank Kane - Arab News - 25/05/2017)

A thrusting Frankfurter perhaps, or a blue-blood New Yorker? Maybe a sleek rising star from the Indian subcontinent, or an ambitious Asian? The German financial powerhouse is a global institution, of course, so any of these is a distinct possibility....

Saudi fund invested $3.5 billion in Uber Technologies in 2016 (Matthew Martin - Bloomberg - 24/05/2017)

Saudi Arabia plans to expand its sovereign wealth fund into the world’s largest. The kingdom took a huge step toward that goal on Saturday when it signed billions of dollars of deals with Blackstone Group LP and SoftBank Group Corp. The Public Investment...

The data dilemma: Big differences in Saudi crude export numbers (Clyde Russell - Reuters - 23/05/2017)

One of the difficulties in constructing a narrative for the crude oil market and the output cuts promised by major exporters is what set of numbers to believe. It's possible to argue that Saudi Arabia, OPEC's biggest exporter and the force behind the...

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