Saudi economic transformation still a long way away

Eliminating lavish subsidies

The recent rise in international oil prices, partly due to nervousness about supplies following the Saudi arrests, has provided the Riyadh exchequer with more funds for increased handouts

Looming water crisis

‘We are basically drinking oil’

State handouts

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Salman’s vision for Saudi Arabia may lead to popular resistance

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