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Saudi corruption cash settlements will help finance royal handouts: finance minister

Published on: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:33:14 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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DUBAI (Reuters) - Cash settlements obtained from people detained in Saudi Arabia's crackdown on corruption will help to finance a 50 billion riyal ($13.3 billion) package to help citizens cope with the rising cost of living, Finance Minister Mohammed al-Jadaan said on Wednesday.

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