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Middle East · Riyadh

Saudi King Salman leaves hospital -state news agency

43% Left coverage: 21 sources
The 86-year-old had been admitted for a series of tests, including a colonoscopy. He left "after conducting medical examinations and successfully completing the treatment plan and recovery period," the Saudi Press Agency said. The kingdom has for years sought to quell speculation over the health of the monarch.See the Story
Middle East · Washington

Biden, Saudi crown prince may meet for first time as soon as next month

Coverage: 12 sources
U.S. President Joe Biden and Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman could meet for the first time as soon as next month, CNN reported. Biden administration officials are in talks with the Saudis about arranging a potential in-person meeting while Biden is overseas next month. U.S.-Saudi ties have been strained by Biden's decisions last year to curtail U.N. support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen.See the Story
Mohammed Bin Salman · Riyadh

Saudi Billionaire Prince To Sell 16.87% Of Firm To Sovereign Fund

67% Right coverage: 3 sources
Sale by Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal of 625 million shares of Riyadh-headquartered Kingdom Holding Company is worth roughly $1.5 billion. He was targeted and detained in a crackdown on alleged corruption in 2017. Critics have said the move was a power grab by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.See the Story
Riyadh · Riyadh

Yemeni conjoined twins Mawaddah and Rahma arrive in Riyadh

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Upon arrival, they were transferred to King Abdullah Specialist Hospital for Pediatrics, at the Ministry of the National Guard, to study their case and consider subjecting them to a separation surgery.See the Story
Business · Riyadh

Riyadh hopes to ‘work out an agreement with OPEC+ which includes Russia,’ says energy minister

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
Author: Sun, 2022-05-22 20:44 RIYADH: Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman has said Riyadh was “hoping to work out an agreement with OPEC+ which includes Russia.” Talking to Financial Times, the minister said politics should be kept out of OPEC+ and insisted the “world should appreciate the value” the alliance of oil producers.See the Story
Business · Riyadh

NEOM's The Line project to receive bids for spine's water infrastructure by June 1

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
Author: Sun, 2022-05-22 19:01 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s The Line project, a 170-km long linear urban development in NEOM, is set to receive bids for its main work package to build spine water transmission by June 1, MEED reported.  This package, which will be the latest in a series of tenders for the Line and Spine components, includes design, build, testing and commissioning work for a pressurized permanent water system.See the Story
Riyadh · Riyadh

GAMI announces establishing National Academy of Military Industries

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The ceremony of the announcement, which was held at the academy’s headquarters in Riyadh, was attended by more than 35 local and international companies and relevant government institutions.See the Story
Business · Riyadh

Naseej shares to start trading on Saudi Arabia’s parallel market on May 24

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
Author: Sun, 2022-05-22 18:18 RIYADH: Naseej for Communication and Information Technology Co.'s shares will start trading on Saudi Arabia’s parallel Nomu market on May 24.See the Story
Sony · Riyadh

Crypto Moves — Bitcoin & Ethereum rise; Sony takes Metaverse Seriously; Portugal plans to implement crypto taxes

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
RIYADH: Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency internationally, traded higher on Sunday, rising by 0.36 percent to $29,364 as of 9:00 a.m. Riyadh time. Ether, the second most traded cryptocurrency, was priced at $1,972.15 up by 0.35 percent, according to data from Coindesk.See the Story

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