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Q2 Summary: Healthy Economic Performance Continues – Jadwa
2012 | 09/22/2012

Q2 Summary: Healthy Economic Performance Continues – Jadwa

Latest economic growth data released last week confirm that the healthy performance of the Saudi economy continued into the second quarter of 2012 albeit at slower pace than previous quarters. In real terms (that is, adjusted for price movements) the economy was 5.5 percent larger in the second quarter of 2012 than in the same quarter of 2011. The non-oil private sector registered the highest year-on-year growth in the second quarter supported by a robust expansion in the construction and transport and communication sectors as well as strong domestic demand.

C3 Summit: Building Business Bridges and Partnerships – Wilson
Uncategorized | 09/20/2012

C3 Summit: Building Business Bridges and Partnerships – Wilson

A new forum for building business and strengthening relationships between the United States and Arab businesses, policy makers and civil society was launched last week in New York City at the “C3 Summit.” The event, dubbed C3 for “Community, Collaboration and Commerce,” also sought to foster existing partnerships and exchange best practices by “building a global community through collaboration and international commerce.”

In the Eye of the Storm: A Conversation with Sir Alan Munro | SBRIS
2012 | 09/17/2012

In the Eye of the Storm: A Conversation with Sir Alan Munro | SBRIS

From our companion site, SBRIS | Sir Alan Munro was appointed as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia in 1989 serving as the United Kingdom’s top diplomat in Riyadh through 1993, a period that encompassed one of the top foreign affairs challenges of the decade to face each country, the invasion of Kuwait by Iraq.. ..Today we are pleased to provide you with the SBRIS exclusive conversation with Sir Alan Munro as he details his historic role in leading the British diplomatic mission in Saudi Arabia during the 1990-1991 Gulf War. This interview is, of course, just a glimpse at the complete story that he has shared in “Arab Storm: Politics and Diplomacy Behind the Gulf War.“

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