The world's richest royal

Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal ranks #26 on the most recent (March 2011) Forbes list of the world's richest people. According to Forbes, the prince, who is a nephew of the Saudi king, has a net worth of $19.6 billion. No other royals made the top 100 list (please let me know if you spot one I missed).

British and Saudi royals at hotel opening

Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal and his wife, Princess Amira, and Britain's Prince Charles attended the reopening of The Savoy today in London. Prince Alwaleed is one of the owners of the hotel. (Sorry, the photos that originally accompanied this post have expired.)

Prince Alwaleed at media summit

In photo below: Saudi billionaire Prince Al Waleed bin Talal (right) greets media mogul Rupert Murdoch at the inaugural Abu Dhabi Media Summit today in Abu Dhabi. (UPDATE: Sorry, the photo has expired.)