Saudis Enlist Boeing in Jobs Push That May Raise Business Costs

Saudis Enlist Boeing in Jobs Push That May Raise Business Costs

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The Kingdom Tower stands illuminated at night on King Fahad Road in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. While the $600 billion economy is forecast to expand 5.1 percent this year, growth based on rising oil prices doesn’t always translate into jobs for Saudis.