2000 mining licenses in Saudi Arabia worth $66 billion
07 October, 2017, 00:50 | Author: Terri Saunders
The military agreement concurs with a $1bn Fund agreement for energy investment and a $1.1 billion agreement for Russia's petrochemicals giant Sibur to build a plant in Saudi Arabia signed between the two countries.
Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia have reached a deal allowing the production of the iconic Kalashnikov assault rifle in the Gulf Kingdom.
The oil company, along with the Saudi Public Investment Fund and the Russian Direct Investment Fund, signed an MOU for investment in energy services and manufacturing. Among the elements of the MoU are LNG trade, LNG value chain and exploration / development as well as product storing.
An MOU was also signed with LITASCO, the Swiss-based worldwide and marketing arm of Lukoil, one of Russia's largest oil companies.
The initial licensing agreement between the Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport and Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) was signed in Moscow on Thursday.
Kirill Dmitriev, head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said in a telephone call to press that the two countries would seek areas of synergy between Russia and Saudi Arabia and aim to exploit their unique technologies.
Nasser outlined a number of areas for potential collaboration with Russian companies in industrial localization; global gas; downstream petrochemicals; technology, research and innovation; trading; and climate change and carbon management.
Nasser stressed that all these could only be achieved with technology, research and innovation.
"Considering Russia's considerable strengths in science and technology, as well as highly talented researchers, scientists and engineers, we are exploring collaboration in R&D field".
"Yandex is an interesting company for us because it is already present in the Middle East and Turkey and it has a search engine that beats Google in the Russian market by a large margin", Dmitriev said.
The highlight will be the "Saudi-Russian Business Investment Forum" to be held in Moscow under the theme "Investment toward Building a Strong Partnership".
But the LKP also took jabs at the government for succumbing to the US pressure to fix the free trade agreement. The deal "is particularly important from a geopolitical and strategic perspective", it said.
In this regard, he met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Thursday. The GST Council has also constituted a panel to consider rationalising GST rate for restaurants, he added.
Argentina are level on points with fifth place Peru and just a point behind third-place Chile and fourth place Colombia . Brazil have been on fire and they top the group with 38 points, having secured qualification some six months ago.
Around 515,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh from Myanmar's western state of Rakhine in six weeks since the end of August. Rohingyas are not recognised by Myanmar as its citizens and are called Bengali by them.
England lacked creativity and urgency, and it really didn't seem like they wanted to get a win or a place in the World Cup . "Some of the bright young stars will get a fantastic experience upon which they can build for future tournaments".
They'd have to wait out the results of Honduras' final matches, but they'll be underdogs against both Mexico and Costa Rica. The team that finishes in fourth place will face either Syria or Australia in a playoff, with the victor also qualifying.
Rain is likely in central Pa. early next week and may be heavy at times", according to the National Weather Service . Thursday afternoon will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy with highs staying around normal in the low/ mid-80s.
TCL/BlackBerry have implemented "convenience" keys in recent phones, allowing users to assign apps/functions to this button. We can expect the smartphone to be powered by a Snapdragon 625 processor and 4GB of RAM for incredible performance.
The club could not be immediately reached for a comment. "Bayern is pulling Jupp Heynckes out of retirement", wrote Sport Bild. Bayern are the only German club to ever achieve that feat. "We are thankful that Jupp has accepted the job as our head coach".
If they finish second by winning both games , Ireland will have 13 points to their name in the play-off table. A draw wouldn't be enough for Germany to slip into second: they now have a goal difference of +33.
School guard burns four toddlers to death in Brazil
At a nursery school in Brazil, four children and a teacher were burned alive by the security guard after being sprayed by alcohol. A firefighter in the city of Janauba said on Thursday that the guard was among those injured and was in serious condition.
Will It Be All-In or Long Game for Packers Against Dallas?
He missed home wins over the Cincinnati Bengals and Chicago Bears, but the Packers are getting him back at the flawless time. The Packers also have the upper hand historically, having won at home to Dallas five times out of seven this century.
Some Republicans, NRA Open To Bump Stocks Regulation
Cornyn said as a hunter and sportsman he doesn't understand the use of the bump stock and wants to have a hearing on it. But Paddock didn't need to be accurate when firing into a crowd of 22,000 people packed into a crowded concert venue.
Northern Ireland take positives as German quality shines
The visitors got a third four minutes from time as the unmarked Kimmich scored, his shot beating McGovern at the near post. Liverpool star Emre Can has been included in Joachim Low's squad but is likely to start the game on the bench.