Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 51

19-Dec-2011

SAUDI ARABIA

King 'Abd Allah Appoints New SAMA Governor And Ministers

King 'Abd Allah of Saudi Arabia on 13 December announced a mini cabinet reshuffle which included the appointment of Fahd ibn 'Abd Allah al-Mubarak as Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), a replacement to outgoing Muhammad al-Jasir, who becomes Minister of Economy and Planning, taking over from outgoing Khalid al-Qusaibi. The king appointed Tawfiq...