5)Saudi Basic Industries Corp. signed six deals with international companies to create strategic alliance to exchange and apply best practices in order to achieve its strategic goals.
6)Methanol Chemicals Co. plans to make a scheduled shutdown for its two plants of methanol and dimethyl formam for 23 days as of January 12, 2020, for a periodic maintenance.
7) The extraordinary general assembly of Ataa Educational Company will be held on January 20, 2020, to discuss payout of 10% cash dividend for the fiscal year ending on July 31 2019.
8) Abdullah A. M. Al-Khodari Sons Co. announced its inability to publish its annual financial statements for 2019 due to the abstention of its external auditor from issuing a disclaimer of opinion related to the audit report.
9) Brent crude prices gained 17 cents to reach $68.33 per barrel, while WTI Crude remained steady at $61.77/bbl on Monday morning.