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Deputy Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques announces new state budget during cabinet session

New budget hits SR 580 billion, with an increase of SR 40 billion compared to last budget

Prince Sultan: Budget reflects Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques’ keenness to enhance march of development, offer more jobs for citizens

Public debt to go down to nearly SR 167 billion by end of current fiscal year

Officials, economists and experts welcome state budget for new fiscal year

Budget confirms strong pillars on which Saudi economy stands

New budget aims to launch development, buttress economic conditions

National economy proves strong in face of global financial crises, success of development plans

Second Deputy Premier chairs joint meeting of Arab interior, justice ministers in Cairo

Prince Naif: We have to fight terrorism, crime and corruption

Prince Muqrin patronizes ceremonies to launch special security unit The Falcons

Saudi Arabia reiterates rejection of nuke arms race, urges Iran to come up with guarantees

Gulf nations say want briefed on outcome of contacts over Iran file, warn of risks of international silence over Israeli nuke arsenal

West pushes for fresh Iran sanctions as Ahmadinejad calls for scrapping them to guarantee negotiations success

International nuclear fuel bank draft approved

Report highlights cooperation among govt. organizations in Saudi Arabia’s ascension to 11th rank worldwide on improvement in investment climate

Jeraisey hails Saudi Arabia’s progress, success in investment climate, economic investments

SABIC Chief says Kingdom’s progress in international competitive arena indicates economic reform success

Mubarak, Abbas discuss action in the coming stage after Mitchell tour

Arab Peace Initiative Follow-up Committee calls proclamation of two states’ borders, U.S. recognition of Palestinian state

Committee links resumption of negotiations to serious U.S. proposal

Mitchell offers fresh proposals for solution, hopes over progress within months

Netanyahu severely criticized in Israel, Livni calls for early election

Gulf security meeting in Paris calls for setting up international anti-terror center in accordance with King Abdullah’s initiative

Conference on Saudi Arabia’s efforts in the service of Islamic issues concluded

Meeting expresses appreciation for kingdom’s role in backing the march of comprehensive development in developing Arab, Islamic nations

Quadrilateral summit in Khartoum supports holding referendum on time, calls for either unity or smooth secession

Iraqi parliament approves new government

Head of Iraqi government keeps several portfolios pending agreement over ministers

Abbas praises Saudi Arabia’s aid to Palestinian people

Saudi Arabia offered $32 billion for Muslims in 10 years

Lebanon complains to UNSC over Israel’s planted spy devices in its territories

China says ready to renew recognition of Palestinian state

Peace is more important than settlements, Abbas tells Israelis

Palestinians question recognition of Israel

Mubarak urges Quartet to shoulder responsibilities, warns of repercussions of Israeli stance

Arabs prepare draft for UN Security Council to denounce settlements

U.S. analysts say Netanyahu’s position blamed for peace process deterioration