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Virgin’s Richard Branson, tech investor Steve Case distance themselves from Saudi Arabia over alleged Khashoggi killing

Western business leaders, including Virgin Group founder Richard Branson and tech investor Steve Case, distanced themselves from Saudi Arabia over the disappearance and alleged murder of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 11th, 2018

Branson stepping down as Virgin Hyperloop One chairman

Richard Branson is stepping down as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One as the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi casts doubt over the transport venture’s ambitions in Saudi Arabia. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 22nd, 2018

The New York Post: Richard Branson puts $1 billion Saudi investment plan on hold over missing journalist

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson has suspended a $1 billion investment project with Saudi Arabia due to the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

Saudi Arabia Seeks Death Penalty for 5 People in Khashoggi Killing

The deputy attorney general said 11 people out of 21 held in the case have been charged. A Saudi royal adviser and a senior intelligence official played key roles in the mission that ultimately led to the kil.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 15th, 2018

Back to the future: Saudi investor forum saved by old mainstay oil

Saudi Arabia's investment forum was designed to showcase the kingdom's new future away from oil, but it was black gold and old allies that rescued this week's event from the furor over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

Intelligence Chief Who Oversaw Khashoggi Killing Was "The Saudi Steve Bannon"

Saudi Arabia's Future Investment Initia.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 23rd, 2018

Saudi Arabia cancels plans with Virgin Hyperloop One over Richard Branson comments

Virgin Hyperloop One was reportedly planning to sign a new hyperloop deal with Saudi Arabia next week, but the country has yanked the agreement after critical comments by minority shareholder and board chair Richard Branson, reported Financial Times......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2018

Saudi Arabia cancels plans with Virgin Hyperloop One over Richard Branson comments

Virgin Hyperloop One was reportedly planning to sign a new hyperloop deal with Saudi Arabia next week, but the country has yanked the agreement after critical comments by minority shareholder and board chair Richard Branson, reported Financial Times......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2018

Saudis face business backlash over missing journalist

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is among the firms to suspend or cancel Saudi projects following the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: Corporate America begins to distance itself from Saudi money due to Khashoggi affair

As the outcry grows over the alleged murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, some U.S. companies are cutting ties with Saudi Arabia — and more could follow suit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Richard Branson freezes business ties with Saudis

British billionaire Richard Branson has frozen business links with Saudi Arabia amid reports that journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2018

France"s Macron says G20 nations want "clarity on the facts" over Khashoggi

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday that he told Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that G20 nations wanted "clarity on the facts of the Khashoggi case," at the G20 summit of industrialized nations in Buenos Aires......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 1st, 2018

Senators Angry With Saudi Arabia Look to Halt Support in Yemen

Senators frustrated with Saudi Arabia following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi could vote as early as Wednesday on a measure withdrawing U.S. support for the Saudi intervention in Yemen’s civil war......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 29th, 2018

Mattis: CIA Hasn"t "Fully Established" Who Is Responsible For Khashoggi Killing

Even as the scandal surrounding Saudi Arabia's role .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 21st, 2018

"Thank You Saudi Arabia" - Falling Oil Prices "A Big Tax Cut For Americans," Trump Says

One day after President Trump once again laid bare his primary motive for giving Saudi Arabia a pass over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi (Tr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 21st, 2018

Trump Stands With Saudi Arabia, Plays Down Crown Prince"s Alleged Role in Journalist"s Killing

President Trump pledged to remain a “steadfast partner” of Saudi Arabia and dismissed U.S. intelligence conclusions that the Saudi crown prince had ordered the killing of a dissident journalist......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 21st, 2018

Trump Today: Trump Today: President vows to remain partners with Saudis and takes shot at Fed over interest-rate policy

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the U.S. was standing with Saudi Arabia in the wake of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as he leveled fresh criticism at the Federal Reserve over interest-rate policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2018

Trump Says He Stands With Saudi Arabia Despite Khashoggi Murder

The CIA reportedly determined with high confidence that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had knowledge of the killing. President Donald Trump rele.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 20th, 2018

Members of the Saudi royal family are reportedly looking for ways to keep Mohammed bin Salman from becoming king

Nicolas Asfouri - Pool/Getty Images Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia’s ruling family are agitat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2018

Germany to Halt Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia Over Khashoggi Killing

Berlin’s move raises pressure on the kingdom to shed light on the journalist’s murder......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 20th, 2018

Saudis to Seek Death Penalty in Khashoggi Killing

The U.S. has issued sanctions for 17 Saudi officials for their alleged roles in the killing of dissident journalist Journalist Khashoggi. The sanctions target senior crown prince adviser Saud al-Qahtani and subordinates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 16th, 2018