"The Kingdom affirms its total rejection of any threats and attempts to undermine it, whether by threatening to impose economic sanctions, using political pressures, or repeating false accusations that will not undermine the Kingdom and its staunch positions and Arab, Islamic and global status", the ministry added. Earlier this month, Saudi Crown Price Mohammed bin Salman told Bloomberg that the country's Public Investment Fund would contribute US$45 billion to the second Vision Fund. Claure declined to comment to reporters on whether SoftBank would accept the capital if it were offered. Turkey claims to have evidence that Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and columnist for the Washington Post, was murdered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month - an accusation the Saudi government strenuously denies.
A White House aide says President Donald Trump is serious when he says there'll be "severe punishment" if Saudi Arabia is found to be complicit in the disappearance of USA resident and journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Earlier this year, Switzerland and Saudi Arabia boosted cooperation on financial matters.
Saudi Arabia said it rejects "threats" and political pressure over the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi in its consulate in Istanbul, a day after US President Donald Trump said there would be "severe punishment" if Saudi Arabia is found to have killed the Washington Post columnist. "From where we sit, we don't see any demand for Saudi equities at all". A medieval theocracy that still, doubling as a modern nation with malls (including a ), Saudi Arabia has been called " Remarkably, the country has avoided pariah status in the United States thanks to, Riyadh's carefully cultivated, its, and. However, a column published in English a short time later by the general manager of the Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya satellite news network suggested Saudi Arabia could use its oil production as a weapon. Turkish officials fear Khashoggi was killed and dismembered, allegations Saudi officials call "baseless".
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After shedding about 7 per cent on Sunday, the market rebounded at the end of trading the following day up 4.1 per cent. Great Britain, France and Germany also vowed retaliation. "Those bearing responsibility for the disappearance of Mr.
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The director-general of the worldwide monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, said on Saturday "horrified" by the case Khashoggi, but has confirmed his participation at the meeting organized by Riyadh.
"We would be very upset and angry if that were the case", he said of Saudi Arabia's potential responsibility.
Investment in sport has proved a viable option for those two oil-rich gulf states looking to project soft power and improve the global prestige of their nations overseas and, it's claimed, Saudi Arabia are set to look to do the same.