Former Canada minister of affairs on Nafta talks, Saudi Arabia threat
Former Canada Minister of Affairs John Baird discusses the prospects for Nafta negotiations and the escalating tensions between Canada and Saudi Arabia with Bloomberg's Amanda Lang and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets."
Saudi Arabia cuts Canada ties over activist
Saudi Arabia has frozen trade, investments and diplomatic ties with Canada in the latest escalation of their dispute over the kingdom's arrest of a women's rights activist.
Russia, Saudi Arabia push for big hike in oil output despite opposition
Ahead of OPEC's meeting on Friday, Saudi Arabia and Russia are pushing the oil cartel to raise oil output steeply from July to meet the growing demand and cover the supply outages from Venezuela and Libya.
Saudi Triumphs in stocks after World Cup loss
Gateway Partners CEO Viswanathan Shankar discusses the Saudi Arabia equities market, global trade disputes, and talks about the performance of Tesla.
World Cup: And in the end, Putin wins?
Our panel of journalists looks at Russia's biggest sporting event since the 1980 Summer Olympics, with the hosts surprising themselves in the World Cup opener with a resounding 5-0 thumping of Saudi Arabia.
Teams arrive in Russia as World Cup nears
Various teams arrived in Russia on Monday (June 11) and the early hours of Tuesday (June 12) just a few days before the opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Former top US official warns of possible 'Arab-Persian conflict'
Wendy Sherman, who served as US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs in the Obama administration, told FRANCE 24 of her concern at the possibility of an "Arab-Persian conflict" that would pit Iran against Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Israel.
Saudi-Russia oil policy shift
Oil is heading for its longest run of losses in almost four months as Saudi Arabia and Russia discuss reviving output. That comes as they aim to ease consumer anxiety after prices jumped to levels last seen in 2014.