TITLE

Breaking the Curse of Oil

AUTHOR(S)
Glain, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);6/23/2008 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 151 Issue 25, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that nations in the Persian Gulf are working hard to invest the money they are making from the petroleum market into other business ventures. Saudi Basic Industries Corp. is attempting to create new industries in Saudi Arabia that will bring more jobs and diversification into the country. The company produces petrochemicals and hopes to become a world leader in plastic production.
ACCESSION #
34458897

 

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