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Continuity of Policy Underlies Cabinet Shake-Up In Saudi Arabia

Last week's sweeping cabinet change in Saudi Arabia - the Kingdom's firstmajor governmental overhaul since 1975- has brought a good number of new facestogether with an influx of younger blood into the ministerial line-up. This isvery much in concert with the climate of administrative reform set in motion twoyears ago with the promulgation of a new basic law of government and thecreation of a 60member...