Saudi Arabia has always been seen as an oil-based country, but now it’s looking to promote its other resources, says Mazen Al-Sudairi, group head sell side research at Alistithmar Capital.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on news Saudi Arabia will announce a new plan for its economy which may have political and social repercussions.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on news that the U.S. may publish a 28-page report suggesting links between Saudi Arabia and the 9/11 terror attack.
Ewen Cameron Watt, senior director at Blackrock, comments on news that Saudi Arabia is going to unveil new economic plans.
Ewen Cameron Watt, senior director at Blackrock, talks about the competition between Iran and Saudi Arabia and which is more open to expat workers.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on news that Saudi Arabia is to reveal plans for the future of the country's economy.
RSIS's James Dorsey explains why the Saudi Arabia's "National Transformation Plan" is an economic necessity as well as an upgrading of the autocracy.
Saudi Arabia's political challenges must be resolved before an economic diversification plan can be designed, says Madawi Al-Rasheed from the Middle-East Institute at N.U.S.
Gulf Cooperation Council countries have to cut high public sector salaries that are hurting the private sector's competitiveness, explains Argus Media's Azlin Ahmad.
Bernard Haykel, Princeton University, discusses President Obama's trip to the Middle East where he attempted to mend fences with Saudi Arabia.
Prince Mohammad bin Salman wants to transform the kingdom into a force in the global economy.
The IEA's Neil Atkinson tells CNBC he believes both Saudi Arabia and Russia will continue to “pump as much oil as possible.”
Saudi Arabia's 30-year-old deputy crown prince's ambitious economic "vision" to diversify the economy could include 5 million new jobs.
President Obama delivers a statement to the press after the U.S.-Gulf Corporation Council Leaders Summit.
Global market analysts are watching the oil-rich kingdom's for its next move after the Doha oil meeting resulted in a no deal.
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says the country has the ability to raise oil production.
Russia said it was prepared to push oil production to historic highs, just days after a global deal to freeze output levels collapsed.
As President Obama travels in the Middle East, Stephen Schork, The Schork Report editor, talks about how geopolitics and differences in theology in the region are affecting the oil market.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis looks at oil and the problems facing Saudi Arabia from lower prices.
Discussing Saudi debt sales, and oil price forecasts, with John Kilduff, Again Capital, and Brian Busch, Genscape.