Moody’s Affirms Saudi Arabia’s A1 Rating, Maintains Stable Outlook and Raises GDP Growth Forecasts for Saudi Economy

 RIYADH, Oct 18, 2018 – Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) affirmed the Kingdom’s A1 rating with a stable outlook and raised its GDP growth forecasts for the period (2018-2019) to 2.5% and 2.7%, respectively, instead of its previous expectations of 1.3% and 1.5% for the same period reported in April this year. The Saudi Ministry of Finance…

Women Economic Forum KSA 2018 Aimed at Driving Sustainable Economy in the Kingdom

• Forum discusses key issues regarding empowerment of women in the economic sector • Private organizations and government entities urged to devise long-term plans to support women’s economic empowerment as part of overall strengthening of economy • A sustainable economy is not achievable without the participation of women alongside men in economic fields and entrepreneurship…