EU looks to add Saudi Arabia to 'dirty-money' blacklist
The EU's dirty-money blacklist should be widened to include Saudi Arabia, Nigeria and Panama, the European Commission has urged. The proposal still hinges on approval by the European Parliament and EU member states.
Nigeria added to EU's dirty money blacklist
The European Commission has added Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and four U.S territories to a blacklist of nations that pose a threat owing to insufficient controls on terrorism financing and money laundering. Winston Osuchukwu, Co-Founder Trans-Sahara Incorporated joins CNBC Africa to discuss Nigeria’s Anti-Laundering strategy.
Saudi finance minister expects 2.6% GDP growth in 2019
Saudi Arabia Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan discusses Saudi Arabia's economic plan and oil price volatility.
Saudi Arabia, Turkey dell USD bonds
Saudi Arabia sold $7.5 billion of international bonds in the first test of how much damage of the Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi has inflicted on investor appetite.
Amnesty slams Netflix for blocking Hasan Minhaj comedy show in Saudi Arabia
American comedian Hasan Minhaj mocks and criticizes Saudi Arabia in an episode of his comedy show Patriot Act. Netflix has been rebuked for taking it down to comply with a request by the Saudi government.
Saudi women step on face veils in online protest
Women in Saudi Arabia are stepping on face veils and posting photos of the act on social media, with some telling how they were forced to cover their face in the conservative kingdom. Others have condemned the campaign.
Saudi vision 2030 plan 'Bogged Down,' former Amb. Smith says
Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia James Smith discusses the progress and outlook for the Saudi government’s economic transformation plan Vision2030 with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."
U.S. Senator Rand Paul on Saudi Arabia, Khashoggi, government shutdown
U.S. Senator Rand Paul discusses Saudi Arabia, the motion that orders the President to withdraw military support for Saudi involvement in Yemen's civil war, the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the possibility of a government shutdown.