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A middle class revolution?
We look at the global rise of the middle class and explore what is stoking the waves of protest around the world.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 14:27 GMT
Saudi minister: US to remain energy dependent
Oil minister calls talk of US energy independence "naive", saying country will need Middle East oil long into future.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 20:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia: Ray of light in climate fight?
Oil rich Gulf state seeks $109bn investment for solar energy, a move some say could revolutionise green power.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 13:36 GMT
Saudi Arabia and Iran spar over oil embargo
Saudi oil minister dismisses Iranian threat to block Strait of Hormuz in case of international oil embargo on Tehran.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 16:17 GMT
Iran tells Gulf states not to lift oil output
Country's OPEC envoy threatens "consequences" if neighbouring states make up for oil shortfall caused by sanctions.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2012 15:14 GMT
OPEC officials meet on oil supply
Ministers meet in Egyptian capital to discuss concerns regarding the rising price of crude oil.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2010 14:40 GMT
Asia markets fall on oil fears
Opec rejects calls by major powers to up output, saying high price beyond its control.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2008 22:52 GMT
Oil prices 'to remain high'
The Saudi oil minister has said he expects oil prices, just off record highs, to hold steady for years.
Last updated: 09 May 2006 08:15 GMT
Saudis: Build more oil refineries
Saudi Arabian Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi has urged consumer countries to build more refineries amid warnings that OPEC could do little to stem high oil prices.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2005 14:00 GMT
Saudis vow to keep spare oil capacity
Top world oil exporter Saudi Arabia will work to keep spare supply capacity of at least 1.5 million barrels per day, but its ability to curb price rises is now limited, Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2005 12:44 GMT
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