Saudi Arabia deposits $5bn in Egypt’s Central Bank as Cairo looks for financial support

Saudi Arabia has deposited $5 billion at the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), the kingdom’s press agency SPA has announced. As part of historical solid bonds and close cooperation relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Arab Republic Read more

Saudi Arabia’s PIF hopes to raise $3.10 billion through sales of 5.01 percent stake of Saudi Telecom Co.

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund (PIF) is selling a 5.01 percent stake–amounting to 100.2 million shares–in Saudi Telecom Co. in a secondary share offering, Zawya reports. The final offer price will be announced on December 10, Read more

Saudi PIF-led consortium to invest $340.5m in Newcastle united after takeover

The Saudi-led consortium has pledged to inject $340.5 million into British Premier League club Newcastle United to improve the English soccer iconic club after Thursday acquisition. The kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund, Public Investment Fund (PIF) landed the Northeastern English club Read more

Saudi public fund to launch major airline

Saudi Arabia wealth fund Public Investment Fund (PIF) is mulling plans to launch a major airline to rival regional carriers, in collaboration with other investment entities, Bloomberg reports citing local online Maaal newspaper. The news broken by unidentified people reveals Read more

Saudi Fund Injects $3.5 Billion into Uber

Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund (PIF,) the oil-rich kingdom’s long-term sovereign investment arm, has pumped $3.5 billion into Uber and will henceforth occupy a seat as a member of the Board of Directors. The amount is the highest solitary amount Read more