Stories from Saudi Arabia

star.gif (1139 bytes) new3.gif (284 bytes)  PRINCE OF PROFIT - In the midst of the worldwide recession, even after losing $8-10 million of his own fortune, Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal doesn't dwell on his misfortune or the devastating loses. Ever the optimist, this upbeat, reformist prince instead plans a spending spree. In such uncertain times, he sees nothing but opportunity.