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2008-06-24 15:00:00

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia Facing strong U.S. pressure and global dismay over oil prices, Saudi Arabia said Sunday that it will produce more crude this year if the market needs it. But the vague pledge fell far short of U.S.

2008-06-24 02:30:18

By Sebastian Abbot JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The U.S. energy secretary said Saturday that insufficient oil production, not financial speculation, was driving soaring crude prices.

2008-06-22 09:00:02

By SEBASTIAN ABBOT By Sebastian Abbot The Associated Press JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia The U.S. energy secretary said Saturday that insufficient oil production, not financial speculation, was driving soaring crude prices.

2008-06-18 00:00:26

By The Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia plans to increase its oil production by 200,000 barrels a day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday, according to Ban's spokesman. The U.N.

2008-06-17 03:00:35

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia plans to increase oil production by 200,000 barrels a day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday, according to Mr. Ban's spokesman. The U.N.

2008-06-17 00:00:10

By The Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia plans to increase its oil production by 200,000 barrels per day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday, according to Ban's spokesman. The U.N.

2008-06-16 18:00:33

SAUDI Arabia plans to increase its oil production by 200,000 barrels a day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told UN chief Ban Ki-moon yesterday. The UN secretary-general met Alial-Naimi in the port city of Jiddah during a one-day trip to the world's largest oil producer.

2008-06-16 09:00:19

The Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia plans to increase its oil production by 200,000 barrels a day next month, the kingdom's oil minister told U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday, according to Ban's spokesman. The U.N.

2008-06-14 00:00:27

Saudi officials have advised oil traders and analysts they plan to increase output by 500,000 barrels a day next month, The New York Times reported Friday. Saudi Arabia's current output is 9.45 million barrels a day, up 300,000 barrels from last month.

2006-09-05 22:57:20

By Chisa Fujioka and Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Princess Kiko gave birth on Wednesday to a baby boy, the first imperial male heir to be born in more than four decades and the answer to the prayers of conservatives keen to keep women off the ancient throne.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]