OPEC Basket Price Stood, at $59.54

Vienna, The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $59.54 a barrel on Thursday, compared to $59.28 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations, WAM reported.The fourteen crudes, from separate OPEC member countries, include a ...

Condemning Rampant Spread of Small Arms, First Committee Delegates Highlight Human Costs Stemming from Illicit Trade, $1.8 Trillion Global Military Budget

Delegates from developing countries put a harsh spotlight today on the human cost of the worldwide proliferation of small arms and light weapons alongside ballooning military budgets, as the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) cont...

Al-Mouallimi Holds Luncheon Ceremony in Honor of Newly Appointed Delegates of Oman and Tunisia to UN

New York, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations Ambassador Abdullah bin Yahya Al-Mouallami held here yesterday a luncheon ceremony in honor of the Permanent Representative of the Sultanate of Oman to the United N...

Saudi Arabia, Djibouti Discuss Enhancing Relations

Djibouti, Saudi Ambassador to Djibouti Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Matter met here today with Djibouti Minister of Health Mohamed Warsama.During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Republic of Djibo...

UNESCO Agrees to Establish Regional Center for Dialogue and Peace in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The UNESCO Executive Council unanimously approved on Thursday the establishment of Regional Center for Dialogue and Peace in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under the supervision of King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue.Chairman of the Board ...

Saudi Arabia Affirms Keenness on Promoting, Protecting Human Rights

New York, At a UN specialized sub-committee meeting as part of the 74th general assembly deliberations, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia stressed its commitment to continuing its efforts to enhance and protect human rights as well as its keenness to

IMF delays shareholding changes to 2023

Washington, The International Monetary Fund said on Friday its 189 member countries had agreed to maintain the IMF's $1 trillion in total lending resources while delaying changes to its shareholding structure to as late as December 2023, Reuters report...

Delegates Call for Multilateralism, Closing Digital Divide to Spur Economic Growth, as Second Committee Debates Globalization, Interdependence

With unilateralism, protectionism and inequalities casting a shadow on globalization, delegates underscored the importance of opening up trade and closing the digital divide in boosting economic growth, as the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) ...