Adel Al Jubeir

BUSINESS OUTLOOK: Volatility is on the Rise Again

BY Noureldeen Al Hammoury Crude Oil Rally Fades Since the beginning of the year, when oil producers decided to discuss the intention to freeze their oil production, crude oil prices recovered dramatically, moving from as low as $26 per barrel during January trading sessions to crossing the $50 threshold towards the end of May. However, the

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Saudi Minister Confirms Warning on Proposed U.S. Law on 9/11

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, May 3- Saudi Arabia has warned the United States that a proposed U.S. law that could hold the kingdom responsible for any role in the Sept 11, 2001, attacks would erode global investor confidence in America, its foreign minister said on Monday. The minister, Adel Al Jubeir, speaking to reporters in

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Saudi Minister Says Donation to Malaysia’s Najib Was Genuine

KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 – Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said that a $681 million deposit in Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s bank account was a donation originating from Saudi Arabia, Malaysian state media reported on Friday. Najib has been facing allegations of graft after reports claimed that the funds found in his personal bank

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Russian Withdrawal From Syria Very Positive Says Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, March 16  – Russia’s partial withdrawal of forces from Syria is “a very positive step”, Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir said on Wednesday, adding he hoped it would compel President Bashar Al Assad to make concessions. Saudi Arabia is a leading supporter of the rebels fighting Assad and was aghast at Russia’s intervention

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Syria Accuses Saudi Foreign Minister of Trying to Thwart Truce

BEIRUT, Feb 29  – The Syrian government accused Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister on Monday of trying to undermine a fragile cessation of hostilities agreement by saying there would be a “plan B” if it failed. Adel Al Jubeir said on Sunday that Syria’s government and its ally Russia had violated the truce, and that there

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Saudi Troop Deployment in Syria up to U.S.-led Coalition: FM Jubeir

RIYADH, Feb 14  – Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that any move to deploy Saudi special forces into Syria will depend on a decision by the U.S.-led coalition fighting Daesh. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Friday he expected both Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to send special operations forces to Syria

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