Saudi Arabian Riyal overview

The Saudi riyal (Arabic: ريال‎ riyāl); is the currency of Saudi Arabia. It is abbreviated as ر.س or SR (Saudi riyal). It is subdivided into 100 halalas (Arabic: هللة‎ Halalah).

Saudi Arabian Riyal to USD exchange rates chart

SAR to USD exchange rates chart

Saudi Arabian Riyal exchange rates table

Exchange Saudi Arabian Riyal Buy SAR Rate Sell SAR Rate
British Pound 4.865 0.206
Euro 4.191 0.239
Australian Dollar 2.571 0.389
Canadian Dollar 2.856 0.350
Japanese Yen 0.035 28.909
US Dollar 3.750 0.267

Saudi Arabian Riyal news tweets

Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-10 23:28:33 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-10 22:36:41 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-10 17:48:11 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 12:06:52 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 12:00:17 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 11:59:49 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 11:59:15 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 11:58:21 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D
Saudi Arabian Riyal added 1 tweet
2019-10-11 05:53:00 UTC
RT @ArmyscapeMag: In today’s news: According to @ARAB1_ARMY, the official Arab fanbase for the group, Saudi Arabian fans recently rai… https://t.co/HAvZmw503D

Saudi Arabian Riyal news texts

Why Saudi Arabia stopped issuing one and two riyal notes
Why Saudi Arabia stopped issuing one and two riyal notes

The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) released new designs of Saudi banknotes and coins, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The new Saudi Arabian

almost 3 years conditional neutral
The Saudi riyal/dollar peg: time for a change?

The Gulf Cooperation Council countries’ currencies have been pegged to the US dollar (Kuwait’s is pegged to a dollar-dominated basket of currencies) for nearly three decades and the dollar peg has served these countries well. It has provided a credible anchor of stability, reduced transactions costs and simplified the conduct of macroeconomic policy. Meanwhile, despite some progress in diversification, GCC countries remain dependent, to varying degrees, on oil and gas and related activities.

about 2 years indicative positive
Saudi Arabia warns those who spread "fake news" will be jailed and fined amid Khashoggi rumors
Saudi Arabia warns those who spread "fake news" will be jailed and fined amid Khashoggi rumors

Spreading fake news in Saudi Arabia could land you up to five years in prison, along with a fine of nearly $800,000.

12 months conditional negative
Saudi Arabia will not penalize banks that boycotted conference:...

Saudi Arabia's central bank governor said the kingdom will not penalize foreign banks that boycotted an investment conference in Riyadh because of the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

12 months conditional neutral
Military Spending Dominates Saudi Arabia's Budget [Infographic]
Military Spending Dominates Saudi Arabia's Budget [Infographic]

Amid increasing controversy regarding the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi and the indiscriminate use of U.S. weapons in Yemen, the scale of Washington’s arms trade with Riyadh is coming under scrutiny.

12 months indicative neutral
Uber has only a handful of woman drivers in Saudi Arabia, while local rival Careem claims 2,000

When Saudi Arabia's female driving ban ended, Careem and Uber launched major investments aimed at hiring women. The regional competitors took different approaches to recruitment, perhaps reflecting different viewpoints regarding ride-hailing's role in the social transition. Yet, four months later, Careem has registered 2,000 licensed women, while Uber has only "a handful," according to spokespeople from both companies.

11 months conditional neutral
Heads and tales: history of the Saudi halalas

JEDDAH: The Kingdom’s fiscal trajectory in many ways mirrors the tribulations it endured before emerging as one of the world’s foremost trade and financial hubs. Before the Kingdom was unified by its late founder, King Abdul Aziz, the Arabian Peninsula had suffered its fair share of economic woes thanks to war and political strife within tribal factions.In fact, the provinces

10 months indicative positive

Saudi Arabian Riyal currency converter

Saudi Arabian Riyal exchange rates

4000 SEK to GBP
Aldershot, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
1 USD to EUR
Placitas, United States.
1000 EUR to PKR
Barcelona, Kingdom of Spain.
3500 SEK to EUR
Örebro, Kingdom of Sweden.
38 BDT to BYN
Dhaka, Bangladesh.
100 EUR to PLN
Inđija, Serbia.
100 PLN to EUR
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100 PLN to EUR
Inđija, Serbia.
5000 PHP to EUR
Braunschweig, Federal Republic of Germany.
200 THB to NOK
Bergen, Kingdom of Norway.
5000 NOK to EUR
Kristiansand, Kingdom of Norway.
500 CHF to MAD
Müswangen, Switzerland.
1000 SEK to IDR
Töreboda, Kingdom of Sweden.
260 BMD to CAD
Winnipeg, Canada.
50000 PHP to HKD
Baguio, Republic of the Philippines.
6000 NOK to EUR
Horten, Kingdom of Norway.
100 EUR to CRC
Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany.
1 JMD to USD
Port of Spain, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.