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The Economist explains: Why OPEC negotiations are so important for Saudi Arabia and the oil price

Main image:  HEDGE-FUND managers, commodities traders, ex-spooks and hacks all converge on Vienna on November 30th for the annual jamboree of OPEC, the oil producer’s cartel. Such attention may seem a little misplaced. During a year of schisms and mistrust, … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia’s oil policy: Beyond OPEC

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The war within Fly Title:  Saudi Arabia’s oil policy Main image:  20160514_FNP001_0.jpg Rubric:  The kingdom’s new oilman-in-chief will have less time for the cartel KHALID AL-FALIH is a busy man. When he met The … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia: The Saudi blueprint

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The Saudi blueprint Fly Title:  Saudi Arabia Rubric:  The desert kingdom is striving to dominate its region and modernise its economy at the same time Main image:  20160109_LDD001_0.jpg FOR years Saudi Arabia seemed inert, … Continue reading

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A house divided: Tensions in the Saudi royal family add to the gloom over OPEC

UK Only Article:  standard article Fly Title:  A house divided Rubric:  The growing rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran isn't helping either Main image:  20151205_fnp508.jpg A YEAR ago Saudi Arabia shocked the world’s oil markets by ruling out production cuts … Continue reading

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