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September 14, 1995 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Saudi Prince Extends Euro Disney Deal: The theme park operator said Walt Disney Co. and Saudi Prince Al Waleed ibn Talal ibn Abdulaziz al Saud have agreed to extend a friendly shareholding pact for another five years. The prince will receive a five-year extension to an original one-year deadline that would have forced him to cut his stake in Euro Disney, which runs the Disneyland Paris park, the company said.
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BUSINESS
June 2, 1994 | JESUS SANCHEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"Someday, my prince will come . . . " --Snow White, 1937 Someday was Wednesday for Walt Disney Co. and its partners in Euro Disney, as a Saudi Arabian prince pledged to invest up to $500 million in a plan designed to rescue the deeply troubled theme park.
BUSINESS
February 22, 1991 | JAMES BATES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 36-year-old billionaire Saudi prince is investing a staggering $590 million in Citicorp that eventually could give him nearly 15% ownership of the nation's largest banking firm, Citicorp disclosed late Thursday. Citicorp identified the investor as Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, a California-educated businessman who made much of his fortune in construction. The deal, which has been cleared by federal regulators, is one of the largest investments in banking history.
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