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Saudi Arabia, Riyadh – Cost of Living

Saudi Arabia’s economy is petroleum-based; roughly 75% of budget revenues and 90% of export earnings come from the oil industry. Riyadh is the capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia. Riyadh is a large metropolis and is a focal point … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia, Riyadh Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Saudi Arabia is in the Middle East, bordering the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea, north of Yemen. CAPITAL CITY: Riyadh LARGEST CITY: Riyadh CURRENCY: Saudi Riyal (SAR) ECONOMY: Saudi Arabia’s economy is Petroleum-based; approximately 75% of budget revenues … Continue reading

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