|May 22 2013||SR 1 bn Saudi Electricity contracts for Siemens ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Siemens, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering operating in the energy, infrastructure, industry and health care sectors, has been awarded two contracts ...|
|May 22 2013||IMF sees Saudi economic slowdown, warns of inflation ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Saudi economic growth will slow to 4.4 percent in 2013 from 6.8 percent last year due to an expected fall in oil production, and cuts in government spending, the International ...|
|May 22 2013||KSA heading for 7.6% nonoil growth in 2013 ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Â Inflationary pressure is likely to continue to remain subdued in the Kingdom this year in the absence of external shocks to food prices, says a top Riyadh-based economist.
|May 21 2013||Vodafone annual profits slump 90% on eurozone woes ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) British mobile phone giant Vodafone on Tuesday reported a 90-percent plunge in annual net profit after taking a vast impairment charge relating to poor business in debt-laden ...|
|May 21 2013||Microsoft readies new Xbox as entertainment hub ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Microsoft offers a glimpse Tuesday at a new-generation Xbox as videogame consoles evolve into home entertainment centers and adapt to competition from smartphones and tablets.
|May 21 2013||JPMorgan shareholders keep Dimon chairman, CEO ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) JPMorgan Chase shareholders Tuesday rejected a proposal to split the chairman and chief executive roles, handing bank chief Jamie Dimon a big victory.
The shareholder proposal to ...|
|May 21 2013||Softbank to issue record bonds for Sprint takeover ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Japanese mobile operator Softbank said Tuesday it planned to raise $3.9 billion through a record bond issuance in June to finance its proposed takeover of US firm Sprint ...|
|May 21 2013||Ryanair mulls Poland-Israel route for Auschwitz trips ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Low-cost European airline Ryanair is looking at introducing flights between Israel and Poland to cater for Israeli schoolchildren visiting the former Nazi death camp at ...|
|May 21 2013||Indonesia approves DBS purchase of Danamon stake ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Indonesia on Tuesday approved the purchase by Singapore's DBS of a 40 percent stake in Bank Danamon, but demanded the city-state open up its financial sector before any full ...|
|May 21 2013||SkyWest says to buy 100 Embraer jets ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) SkyWest, Inc. announced Tuesday it has struck an agreement with Brazil's Embraer for the purchase of 100 new E175 jet aircraft, with 40 considered firm deliveries.
The deal also ...|