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    Saudi Arabia curbs family influence in Binladin group shake-up

    Reuters . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    The influence of Saudi Arabia’s Bin Laden family on its eponymous construction business has been curtailed in a restructuring that follows an anti-corruption crackdown by...

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    KSA pursuing justice

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2019

    The head of the Saudi human rights commission said on Thursday that the kingdom was bringing those accused over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi...

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    Saudi women activists on trial after detention

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2019

    Ten Saudi women appeared in court Wednesday for the first time since being detained last year in a sweeping crackdown on activists, ratcheting up scrutiny...

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    Dhaka signed no deal with Riyadh for troop deployment: FM  

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 11:58pm on March 10, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Sunday informed the parliament that Bangladesh did not sign any agreement with Saudi Arabia over troop deployment as it...

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    Saudi king keen to boost economic ties with Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:00am on March 08, 2019

    Saudi king Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud was keen to strengthen economic relations of his country with Bangladesh for mutual benefits....

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    Riyadh explores ways to enhance trade ties with Bangladesh: Saudi minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2019

    Saudi Arabia’s commerce and investment minister Majid Bin Abdullah Al Qosaibi on Thursday said Riyadh was looking for ways for enhanced trade ties with Bangladesh...

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    EU states block blacklisting Saudi, Panama over dirty money

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2019

    The 28 member states of the European Union all backed a decision on Thursday to reject a proposal from the EU executive to add Saudi...

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    Dhaka, Riyadh sign six deals to boost economic ties

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 08, 2019

    Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia on Thursday signed six deals, including two for establishing a solar power project and manufacturing transformers and electricity devises, as part...

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    Bangladesh-Saudi relationship sees a new chapter: KSA minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:34pm on March 07, 2019

    Saudi commerce and investment minister Majed Bin Abdullah Al Kassabi has said the relationship between Bangladesh and Saudi sees a ‘new chapter’ through their presence...

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    Bangladesh expects huge Saudi investment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 07, 2019

    Bangladesh expects huge foreign direct investment from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as both the countries are set to start negotiations on investment over $15-20...