April 1, 2020
Aramco and its subsidiaries presented 200 million SAR (US$53 million) to the Health Endowment Fund of the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia to support efforts to combat COVID-19.
March 20, 2020
Saudi Arabia announces $32 billion support to mitigate coronavirus impact on economy.
Saudi Arabia pushes for oil prices of at least $70 per barrel.
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and HELENA ALVES
November 11, 2021
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- The tightest of smiles on his face and the fabric of his traditional thobe swirling about him as he strides through a hallway at U.N. climate talks, Saudi Arabia's energy minister expresses shock at repeated complaints that the world's largest oil producer is working behind the scenes to sabotage negotiations.
November 10, 2021
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- The Latest on the COP26 climate talks in Glasgow: GLASGOW, Scotland - The Biden administration and Democrats are making progress on climate in all kinds of ways, House Democrats said Wednesday, despite congressional troubles that are making passage of President Joe Biden's $555 billion climate legislation a struggle.
By JON GAMBRELL and JIM GOMEZ
October 25, 2021
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Two years ago, Apple threatened to pull Facebook and Instagram from its app store over concerns about the platform being used as a tool to trade and sell maids in the Mideast.
By AYA BATRAWY
October 23, 2021
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Arabia, announced Saturday it aims to reach "net zero" greenhouse gas emissions by 2060, joining more than 100 countries in a global effort to try and curb man-made climate change.
Paul MacInnes and Phillip Inman
October 7, 2021
Explainer: Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund will control the Premier League club and can spend big in the transfer market