09.06.2009 - Saudi fund sees rise in demand as lending falls
From Business24-7.ae: The Saudi Industrial Development Fund, a government lender with $5.3 billion (Dh19.4bn) in capital, said demand has increased this year from companies seeking project finance as the global credit crisis constrains bank lending. "This year we will have more in terms of the number of loans but not the amounts," Mohammed Dobaib, acting director general of the Riyadh-based fund, said in an interview.......Full Article: Source