Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical Co. plan to invest around $12.5 billion in the second expansion phase of their joint-venture Rabigh Refining and Petrochemicals Co., al-Hayat reported, citing an unidentified source.
The trial of the supreme guide of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood and two of his deputies on charges of inciting violence started in their absence as the Islamist group faces its toughest crackdown in over three decades.
Mediated negotiations between Hamas and Israel on a prisoner exchange involving a captive Israeli soldier in the Gaza Strip and hundreds of Palestinian prisoners have resumed, the Saudi-owned Al-Hayat newspaper reported, citing a Damascus-based Hamas official.
Saudi Arabian Oil Co., the world’s largest crude exporter, suffered an attack on its computer system from a hacker in Eastern Europe, al-Hayat newspaper said, citing people it didn’t name in the company.
Leaders of the Palestinian Islamic Hamas group have decided to move from Syria, where they have been based for years, to Qatar and Egypt, Al-Hayat newspaper reported today, citing unidentified Palestinian people.