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Saudi Arabia Eases Subsidy Cuts With Gasoline Price Ceiling

  • June prices set as new upper limit for domestic gasoline sales
  • State to bear cost of setting ceiling after Saudi complaints
A worker writes a receipt at a gas station in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

A worker writes a receipt at a gas station in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

Photographer: Amr Nabil/AP
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Saudi Arabia’s government set an upper limit for the domestic cost of gasoline, a rare move to soften the impact of higher living costs on citizens.