Coming to Terms With Saudi Reform
May 9, 2016 | 20:47 GMT
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Saudi Arabia is positioning itself to move forward with its Vision 2030 plans, the kingdom's recently announced long-term economic roadmap. A brief message from King Salman on May 7 announced a major government shake-up, emphasizing the Saudi leadership's determination to enact economic reforms. A total of eight economics-related portfolios were shifted, all closely in line with Vision 2030 imperatives.