RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 14, 2019: A delegation from the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) held meetings with development agencies, research institutions and educational organizations in Washington, D.C., to discuss several SDRPY projects being implemented in Yemen.. Director of Projects and Studies i... ...
Diversified Saudi Arabian business group to deploy Infor suite to aid expansion plans with a single integrated digital platform. . Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – October 14, 2019: Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that Saudi Bugshan Barmaja Co. Ltd, a major diversified busines... ...
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - October 08, 2019: Some 350 exhibitors from more than 20 countries, falcon breeders, amateurs and enthusiasts will attend the 2nd Saudi Falcons and Hunting Exhibition to be launched in Riyadh on Friday.The five-day exhibition, which will be held on an area of 36,000 square meters near the Riyadh Business Front, represent... ...
8 October 2019: A delegation from the Ministry of Housing in the KSA; headed by HE Majid Al-Hogail, Saudi Minister of Housing; visited Dubai Land Department (DLD) and were welcomed by HE Juma bin Humaidan, Deputy Director General of DLD.Bin Humaidan said: “We were pleased to welcomed our brothers from the KSA. The meeting we held with t... ...
Riyadh-based technology innovator raises the bar with enhanced multi-channel platform launch during GITEX Technology Week8 October 2019: unifonic, the Saudi Arabia-based cloud communications platform for global emerging markets, has launched an enhanced multi-channel platform that empowers businesses to engage with customers through a portfolio of ... ...
CIO Wahid S. Hammami discusses new capabilities to safeguard online services and bolster Vision 2030 rollout. . 8 October 2019: Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy today outlined how it is adapting and maintaining its world-class defense against evolving global cybersecurity threats.. . “Cyberattacks aimed at disru... ...
October 06, 2019: ACCIONA a leading company in the development of water infrastructure, together with co-developers Marubeni Corporation, Almar Water Solutions through Abdul Latif Jameel CDC and Rawafid Alhadarah Holding Co, celebrated the cornerstone ceremony of the Shuqaiq-3 desalination plant last Thursday. The event was he... ...
Dubai, 6 October 2019: Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) inked an MOU with King Saud University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to enhance academic collaboration between medical colleges in both universities.Professor Badran bin Abdulrahman Al-Omar, Rector of King Saud University, and Dr. Amer Sha... ...
First Ever Deep Facial Cleansing and Firming Massage in One Smart Device October 03, 2019: Swedish beauty and wellbeing brand FOREO has announced a landmark addition to its LUNA family of cleansing devices - the highly anticipated LUNA 3. The new LUNA 3 is the first ever skincare device on the market that combines an ul... ...
The “Sport for Peace Awards” project is expected to have extensive global impact.October 02, 2019: Reaching to more countries and international destinations than any other airline in line with its goal to fly every corner of the world, Turkish Airlines carries its active stance in the development of its flight network to co... ...
October 02, 2019 – Jeddah, KSA: Bidfood KSA, (Al Diyafa Company for Catering Services), the KSA’s leading multi-channel foodservice distributor, today announced that the company has struck another exclusive agreement with General Mills to distribute Green Giant Frozen Vegetables across the country’s food service c... ...
Out of 2.5 million pilgrims, 24,481 stayed in the hotelsAl Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (October 1, 2019) – Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq, 5-star hotels at the heart of Madinah, reveal exciting statistics about their performance during the last season of Hajj. Total of 24,481 pilgrims put their trust in the hotels to provide them with com... ...
October 01, 2019: Most of us are affected by different skin concerns at some time in our life. This can be because of the change of season, hormones or it can even be a random bad skin week. And just like everything in our make-up bag, one size does not always fit all and a single type of mask will not address all your skin concerns.&n... ...
October 01, 2019: Most of us are affected by different skin concerns at some time in our life. This can be because of the change of season, hormones or it can even be a random bad skin week. And just like everything in our make-up bag, one size does not always fit all and a single type of mask will not address all your skin concerns.&n... ...
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Today on World Food Day (16 October), a team of Plant Scientists from King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST) has begun a major project to improve global date palm production and protection.
This project is the first time that the date palm genome has been studied so comprehensively. Dr. Ikram Blilou, Professor of Plant Science at King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST) and her research team in Saudi Arabia have collected samples from date palms by the Quba mosque in Madinah, some of the most ancient date palms in the world.
“The date palm is one of the few fruit trees that, remarkably, can grow in the desert, a habitat with an arid cli ......
October 14, 2019: Saudi Arabia’s new public sector procurement law which will come into effect on 29 November, known as the Government Tenders & Procurement Law (GTPL), covers all government projects and aims to streamline procurement and promote the use of local companies on public sector works.
The new law centralises tendering and contracting across government ministries and agencies, and removes the need for a full public tender for particular works and services.
It also includes a provision for prioritising local companies, small and medium-sized enterprises and Saudi-listed companies over foreign companies for government contracts.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 14, 2019: A delegation from the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) held meetings with development agencies, research institutions and educational organizations in Washington, D.C., to discuss several SDRPY projects being implemented in Yemen.
Director of Projects and Studies in the Program, Eng. Hassan Al-Attas, led SDRPY's team in wide-ranging discussions of the development projects to several international agencies, highlighting potential areas of collaboration.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) was represented by Rob Jenkins, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Democracy, Conflict and ...... read more
Diversified Saudi Arabian business group to deploy Infor suite to aid expansion plans with a single integrated digital platform
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – October 14, 2019: Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that Saudi Bugshan Barmaja Co. Ltd, a major diversified business group in Saudi Arabia, is digitally transforming its businesses in its home market and overseas with a new suite of Infor solutions. Saudi Bugshan Barmaja Co. Ltd opted for Infor’s solutions following a rigorous selection process that included leading competing solutions providers.
Saudi Bugshan was formed in Makkah in the 1920s as ...... read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - October 08, 2019: Some 350 exhibitors from more than 20 countries, falcon breeders, amateurs and enthusiasts will attend the 2nd Saudi Falcons and Hunting Exhibition to be launched in Riyadh on Friday.
The five-day exhibition, which will be held on an area of 36,000 square meters near the Riyadh Business Front, represents a distinguished platform combining culture and preservation of heritage.
More than 30 specialized departments, including the Veterinary Supplies Section, the Falcons Supplies Section, and the Camping Equipment Section have also confirmed their participation.
The exhibition will include sections for falcon exhibitors, modified cars displ ...... read more
Next generation 9PHD UPS unit installed and tested at Ulker Saudi Arabia’s facility
Oct 8, 2019- Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co., a leading information technology (IT) and communications solutions provider in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), recently achieved a milestone after successfully completing the installation and testing of Eaton 9PHD 200 kVA heavy-duty industrial UPS for the first time.
Al Falak installed the next-generation Eaton 9PHD UPS, which is designed to maintain a steady, uninterrupted, clean power supply, in the manufacturing facility of food manufacturers company Ulker Saudi Arabia.
Ahmed Ashadawi, President and CEO, Al Falak, said: ......
8 October 2019: A delegation from the Ministry of Housing in the KSA; headed by HE Majid Al-Hogail, Saudi Minister of Housing; visited Dubai Land Department (DLD) and were welcomed by HE Juma bin Humaidan, Deputy Director General of DLD.
Bin Humaidan said: “We were pleased to welcomed our brothers from the KSA. The meeting we held with them aimed to exchange our shared opinions that focused on developing the prospects of cooperation between the two countries. It was also an opportunity to highlight our achievements and the important role played by DLD in developing the sector and promoting Dubai as one of the best investment destinations in the world as well as enhancing ...... read more
Riyadh-based technology innovator raises the bar with enhanced multi-channel platform launch during GITEX Technology Week
8 October 2019: unifonic, the Saudi Arabia-based cloud communications platform for global emerging markets, has launched an enhanced multi-channel platform that empowers businesses to engage with customers through a portfolio of business applications and a single API for SMS, voice and instant messaging apps.
The launch announcement, which comes only 12 months after the Riyadh-headquartered tech pioneer raised the largest-ever financing round for a Saudi start-up, amplifies unifonic’s participation at this week’s GITEX Technology Week at Dubai World Trad ...... read more
CIO Wahid S. Hammami discusses new capabilities to safeguard online services and bolster Vision 2030 rollout
8 October 2019: Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy today outlined how it is adapting and maintaining its world-class defense against evolving global cybersecurity threats.
“Cyberattacks aimed at disrupting critical infrastructures are becoming more nuanced, advanced and difficult to spot. There can be no compromise when it comes to our defensive posture and we cannot afford any disruption or downtime. There is no margin for error as we expand, safeguard and diversify the Kingdom’s future energy security,” said Wahid S. Hammami, CIO, ...... read more
October 06, 2019: ACCIONA a leading company in the development of water infrastructure, together with co-developers Marubeni Corporation, Almar Water Solutions through Abdul Latif Jameel CDC and Rawafid Alhadarah Holding Co, celebrated the cornerstone ceremony of the Shuqaiq-3 desalination plant last Thursday.
The event was held at the Shuqaiq-3 site, located on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia and was attended by several top representatives and officials from Spain including the Councillor for Economic and Financial Affairs of the Spanish Embassy in Riyadh, Mr. José Ramón Ferrandis Muñoz. José Díaz Caneja, CEO of ACCIONA Agua business line; Jesú ...... read more
Dubai, 6 October 2019: Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) inked an MOU with King Saud University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to enhance academic collaboration between medical colleges in both universities.
Professor Badran bin Abdulrahman Al-Omar, Rector of King Saud University, and Dr. Amer Sharif, Vice Chancellor of MBRU, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will promote mutually beneficial collaborations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the UAE in the academic, educational and research fields.
Under the MoU, the universities will work closely to prepare programmes to advance medical education and organise exch ...... read more
First Ever Deep Facial Cleansing and Firming Massage in One Smart Device
October 03, 2019: Swedish beauty and wellbeing brand FOREO has announced a landmark addition to its LUNA family of cleansing devices - the highly anticipated LUNA 3.
The new LUNA 3 is the first ever skincare device on the market that combines an ultra-soft, hygienic cleanse with a variety of targeted firming massage routines all controlled via the FOREO app.
Demand for this latest beauty upgrade is high with more than 20 million customers globally currently using a FOREO LUNA as the foundation to their cleansing routine. The Swedish brand has come a long way sinc ...... read more
The “Sport for Peace Awards” project is expected to have extensive global impact.
October 02, 2019: Reaching to more countries and international destinations than any other airline in line with its goal to fly every corner of the world, Turkish Airlines carries its active stance in the development of its flight network to collaborating with prominent global brands, organizations and NGOs to reach different societies and communities around the world.
On Wednesday, September 25th, the national flag carrier took another step in this direction as it put its signature to an important collaboration with United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), the leading Un ...... read more
October 02, 2019 – Jeddah, KSA: Bidfood KSA, (Al Diyafa Company for Catering Services), the KSA’s leading multi-channel foodservice distributor, today announced that the company has struck another exclusive agreement with General Mills to distribute Green Giant Frozen Vegetables across the country’s food service channels. This follows an agreement entered earlier with General Mills to supply Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream in Saudi Arabia exclusively for the foodservice Channels.
General Mills is one of the largest manufacturers of baking goods, cereals, ice cream, grain snacks, meal products, organic food and frozen food with a strong market presence in more ...... read more
Out of 2.5 million pilgrims, 24,481 stayed in the hotels
Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (October 1, 2019) – Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq, 5-star hotels at the heart of Madinah, reveal exciting statistics about their performance during the last season of Hajj. Total of 24,481 pilgrims put their trust in the hotels to provide them with comfort while performing Hajj rituals.
The hotels prepared perfectly for the last Hajj season. Millennium Taiba Hotel associated with health affairs to vaccine its employees since Muslims are coming from every corner of the world, the employees might be quite vulnerable and openly exposed to various types of viruses and diseases. Millenni ...... read more
October 01, 2019: Most of us are affected by different skin concerns at some time in our life. This can be because of the change of season, hormones or it can even be a random bad skin week. And just like everything in our make-up bag, one size does not always fit all and a single type of mask will not address all your skin concerns.
So, if you are looking to amp up your skincare routine, multi-masking is the perfect solution! The best part? The combinations are endless!
With Sukin’s range of masques, it is possible to target all your combination skincare concerns at once. A multi-masque can be done once a week, so it’s the perfe ...... read more
Signing continues accelerated growth of the voco® brand across Saudi Arabia
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 September 2019: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed an agreement with Nouh Mohamad Nouh and Partners Limited. for voco® Jeddah Gate. The latest signing underpinning IHG’s commitment to expand its footprint across the Kingdom. This marks the third voco® signing in Saudi Arabia in a span of 9 months and follows the recent announcement of signing of world’s largest voco® in Makkah.
Expected to open in January 2021, voco® Jeddah Gate will be IHG’s sixth hotel in Jeddah ...... read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 28 September 2019: SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, is hosting its autumn training event in Riyadh this October, providing cyber security professionals in the Kingdom with the hands-on skills and latest tools and techniques to defend their organisations against security breaches and prevent future attacks. SANS Riyadh October will be held from the 5th to the 10th October, 2019 at the Burj Rafal Hotel, Riyadh.
Ned Baltagi, Managing Director, Middle East and Africa at SANS Institute, said: “The recent cyber attacks in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have shown that organisations there remain vulne ...... read more
September 26, 2019: What makes you, you? Reinventing symbols in an entirely new way, Pandora Me explores self-identity through a brand-new collection of sterling silver micro dangle charms and single stud earrings, bracelets and a safety pin brooch that enables a new generation to create empowering jewellery looks based on the stories that make them who they are.
Reimagining the notion of miniature inkings through jewellery, looking at the way we use symbols and messages to express who we are as individuals, the small, hand-finished sterling silver symbols are powerful markers of personality and open to interpretation. From blue moons to bumble bees and music notes to magical u ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 26, 2019: RED Event Services LLC, an event agency offering turn-key event management solutions, announced its expansion into Saudi Arabia with the launch of RED CONNECT. The ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certiﬁed company based in Dubai is the region’s hub for the origination of the best practices in the event industry, with over a decade of experience in the UAE.
"RED is well-poised for regional growth, and I am excited to lead their expansion efforts," said Red Event Services LLC Managing Director Arif Ebrahim. "The event industry is a growing category in the Kingdom, and we have a tremendous o ......
September 25, 2019: The Art of Shaving recently announced the launch of the new Bergamot & Neroli collection in the UAE. Available in Pre-Shave Oil, Shaving Cream, and After-Shave Balm, this newest collection is inspired by Mediterranean beaches and joins the existing collections of Oud, Lavender, Unscented, and Sandalwood.
“Our Bergamot Neroli collection is no exception. Inspired by the warmth and energy of Mediterranean beaches, you can almost hear the waves crashing against the shore while you envelope yourself in this intoxicating scent. This premium blended aroma contains uplifting, refreshing Bergamot rounded out with the sweet, floral and fragrant b ...... read more
September 24, 2019: This Ramadan, The Body Shop collaborated with Dubai Cares to raise funds via its outlets, which will be used by Dubai Cares to support children and youth’s education through the refurbishment and construction of education facilities in developing countries. Dubai Cares is playing a key role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4 goal which aims to ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning by 2030.
The Body Shop has always believed that business can be used as a “Force for good” and thanks to Dubai Cares and every individual who supported this cause with their big-hearted contribution, the company ...... read more
September 22, 2019: KhalifaSat, an earth observation satellite, congratulated people of KSA with a capture of the skyscraper, Kingdom Centre, image from space.
The image is 70 cm in resolution and taken from 6 degrees roll tilt angle.
KhalifaSat was fully developed at MBRSC facilities by Emirati engineers and was launched to space in October 2018. It has 5 patents and seven space innovations making it the most advanced satellite of its category in the world.
KhalifaSat provides images with specifications that meet the highest international standards in space images.
These high-resolution detailed images help organisations in government and private sectors ...... read more
Modon Properties awards project to three contractors with work expected to start in October
Al Mehairbi: The project is aligned with the future vision of Abu Dhabi to meet citizen’s housing requirements
Al Sahi: Riyadh City project is progressing according to construction schedule
The current project covers 8.4 million square meters
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 22 September 2019: In line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and following the instructions of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to build a modern community that adhere ...... read more
2019 Fall/Winter Collection
September 21, 2019: Versus Saint Germain is a jewelry watch characterized by strong contrasts and a forceful personality. Harmonious shapes and lines enhance its unique creativity, making this one of the brand’s most refined timepieces.
Embellished with Lion Heads in relief, the bracelet introduces a thin, round case and a black or white dial, featuring a V-shaped decoration with small metal studs that extend along the lower lug.
Versus Saint Germain is available with a stainless steel, IP yellow gold, or IP pink gold case.
Available in stores from September.
Technical info ...... read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia — September 19, 2019: Cloud is increasingly becoming a top priority for C-level executives across all vertical markets in the Kingdom. Organizations in Saudi Arabia are rapidly adopting cloud solutions as the need flexibility and speed takes effect.
Global cyber and cloud specialist, Exclusive Networks Middle East, has organised its inaugural Cloud First conference at Narcissus Hotel & Residences, Riyadh on 17th September. Attendees had the opportunity to meet the company’s Cyber and Cloud specialists and acquaint themselves with disruptive technologies in the space.
Exclusive Networks is taking the lead to help customers in the Kingdom to acc ...... read more
LuLu Hypermarkets awarded supermarket operating contract
Al Hosani: These milestones highlight the steady, on-schedule progress being made at Riyadh City and our commitment to implementing the highest standards.
18 September 2019: Modon Properties (Modon), a development company mandated by the Abu Dhabi government to build vibrant and sustainable communities and develop strategic mixed-use projects in Abu Dhabi Emirate, has completed a supermarket project located in North Riyadh City (formerly known as South Shamkha). Modon awarded Lulu Group International the operating license as part of its ongoing cooperation with leading retail brands, designed to meet the needs ...... read more
• Emirates Steel is a Rhodium sponsor of the event, held in Riyadh between 16 – 18 September
• Steel production capacities in the GCC grew to around17Mt by 2018 and expected to add another 2Mt by the end of 2020.
16 September 2019: Emirates Steel, the only integrated steel plant in the UAE and a subsidiary of the General Holding Corporation (SENAAT), is participating in the First Saudi International Iron & Steel Conference, of which it is its Rhodium Sponsor. At the conference, held in the King Faisal International Conferences Hall at the Intercontinental Hotel in Riyadh from September 16-18, Emirates Steel will be showcasing its extensive range of p ......
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – September 16, 2019: The 3rd Saudi Logistics Conference being organized in Riyadh next month will discuss a host of key issues relating to supply-chain management and the logistics sector.
The three-day conference to be held at the Four Seasons Hotel on Oct. 13-15 under the patronage of Minister of Transport H.E. Nabeel Mohamed Al-Amudi will be attended by a number of ministers, officials and decision-makers from the Kingdom and abroad.
Some of the key issues to be discussed at the conference include, “Simplifying the concepts of supply chain technology and logistics, and the future of logistics services in the Kingdom in the digital age&rdqu ...... read more
Paying tribute to the legacy of Arabic perfumery, Al Asel is the newest scent launch from renowned fragrance house Ghawali. Creating this collection was a unique process.
September 15, 2019: Al Asel means from the roots and is a uniquely artisanal fine blend that brings a new addition to Ghawali’s signature scents. This highly captivating aroma exposes a new and unexplored dimension to the traditionally coveted leather notes, by adding a warm depth amongst the smoky woods of the Agar. With touches of almonds and saffron, Al Asel evolved into a gourmand facet fragrance. From spiced oud perfumes to dokhouns and intense oils in rich browns, accented with golden details, thi ...... read more
Concluding a successful Hijri year, the hotel offers 50% discount on suites during the Saudi National Day
Makkah, KSA (15 September 2019): M Hotel Makkah by Millennium, a 5-star hotel located at the heart of the holy city of Makkah, offers its guests a generous discount of 50% on suites during the Saudi National Day. This offer comes to conclude a successful Hajj and Umrah season and starts a new Hijri year with a mesmerizing experience.
M Hotel Makkah by Millennium has witnessed a very successful Hijri year in terms of occupancy and performance during the last Hajj and Umrah season. With its 785 spacious rooms and suites elegantly designed and equipped with the latest technolo ...... read more
An innovative timepiece that blends fashion with functionality, the new green Aquaracer pays homage to the dominant green in the KSA flag
Leading Saudi tastemakers and Key Opinion Leaders feature in new ad campaign to showcase green Aquaracer
15th September 2019: TAG Heuer has unveiled its limited edition Aquaracer with a striking green bezel, that has been inspired by the dominant color in the flag of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The KSA limited edition timepiece will also feature a steel screw-down case back with a special engraving “KSA LIMITED EDITION” and is numbered out of 200, as only 200 pieces have been created. The special KSA limited edi ...... read more
Tabreed first district cooling company in the region to receive ISO 50001:2018 certification
September 10, 2019: National Central Cooling Company PJSC (DFM: Tabreed), the leading UAE-based district cooling developer, has received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 50001:2018 certification for the successful implementation of its Energy Management System. Tabreed is the first district cooling company in the region to have been certified under the revised version (2018) of the ISO 50001 standard.
Tabreed’s Energy Management System, developed in accordance with its operational excellence and due focus on energy efficiency r ...... read more
Exhibitors support move to boost key decision-maker access
Kingdom’s fire safety systems & equipment market forecast for annual 5.5% growth to 2025
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - September 10, 2019: The 4th Intersec Saudi Arabia – the Kingdom’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection – will next year relocate to Riyadh after three successful annual runs in the nation’s red sea port city of Jeddah.
Intersec Saudi Arabia 2020, which is organised by the Saudi-based ACE Exhibitions under licence from Messe Frankfurt Middle East, will run at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center (RICE ...... read more
September 09, 2019: What does ‘being a man’ mean in 2019? In today’s world, stereotypical gender codes are constantly being challenged. The truth is, there is no singular definition of masculinity anymore.
For the Man of Today, it is about achieving success and self-fulfilment through career, family, and friends. Being a partner, father, friend, colleague. Navigating these various roles, the Man of Today seeks balance, authenticity and connection to his natural state. Inspired by this desire for balance, BOSS Parfums introduces a new signature Eau de Parfum: BOSS BOTTLED Infinite.
Representing the BOSS BOTTLED values of ...... read more
A Modern Nod to the Glamourous New York Nightlife of the 1930’s
September 08, 2019: Ralph Lauren debuts The Fall 2019 Collection with an immersive, content-first experience within Ralph’s Club, a sleek and stylish Art Deco-inspired nightclub.
“I’ve always loved the way a woman looks in a tuxedo, from my first women’s collection until now. My Fall 2019 Women’s Collection celebrates that timeless style, more relevant than ever, for the modern woman who is both independent and glamorous.” – Ralph Lauren
Located in the heart of historic downtown Manhattan, Ralph’s Club draws inspiratio ...... read more
The hotels showed great occupancy last year and prepare for this year’s Hajj and Umrah season
Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (September 08, 2019) – Muslims across the world have just embraced the new Hijri year and prepare themselves for the Umrah season; similarly, Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq are gearing up in full force to welcome pilgrims for this Hijri year. Both the hotels are welcoming guests with new Hijri year greetings, as a warm and caring gesture to making the guests feel important and taken care of.
Millennium Al Aqeeq Hotel, a five-star hotel comprising 505 spacious rooms stylishly designed and equipped with the latest amenities, witnessed a grea ...... read more
• The company’s internship initiative promotes career opportunities for Tourism majors in KSA
Riyadh, 03 September 2019: VFS Global, the world’s largest outsourcing and technology services specialist for diplomatic missions worldwide, is welcoming Saudi talent to consider a future in the tourism sector as the country accelerates its efforts towards becoming a world-class tourist hub.
Building on its Saudization initiative, which has achieved 51% and a Platinum status under the Saudi Nitaqat program since being launched across Riyadh, Jeddah and Al Khobar in 2018, VFS Global is encouraging Saudi students to opt for career paths within the ...... read more
MECS +R Spring networking reception in Riyadh will be held on 15th of September 2019
Dubai, September 3rd 2019: The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres & Retailers (MECS+R) will be hosting ‘Visions for the future of Saudi Retail’ at the Hilton Riyadh Hotel and Residences on Sunday, 15th of September from 5:30 pm till 9:00 pm; it invites everyone who is linked to the retail and shopping centre industry. The event will include panel discussions, refreshments and offer ample networking opportunities to the visitors to connect with the key movers and shakers of the Saudi retail space.
David Macadam, CEO, MECS+R says “We are planning a power-packed eve ...... read more
3rd September, 2019: A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), today announced its participation as a Platinum sponsor at MENA Information Security Conference 2019, that will take place at the Crowne Plaza – Riyadh RDC Hotel and Convention Centre in Saudi Arabia, 9-10th September. This is the third year in a row that the company will be sponsoring the event and this year, A10 Networks’ focus will be on educating conference attendees about 5G, multi-cloud and DDoS security.
As a platinum sponsor, A10 Networks will have a keynote speaking slot with the theme “Safeguarding the Edge of 5G and Multi-Cloud,” which will be delivered by the company’s Founder and CEO Lee Chen. Execu ......
Open career day to recruit for 200 positions across two upcoming voco® hotels in KSA
Saudi Arabia, 02 September, 2019: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is hosting an open career day for voco® Makkah, world’s largest voco® hotel and voco® Al Khobar on Thursday, 5th September 2019. Being organized at three locations; Crowne Plaza® Al Khobar, Crowne Plaza® Jeddah and Dar Al Tawhid InterContinental® Makkah between 9am and 5pm, the open day aims to bring together the best talent within the hospitality industry in Saudi Arabia and highlight multiple roles, across profiles, available at ......
ThreatQuotient to Make Threat Intelligence More Accessible to Cybersecurity Community in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – September 2, 2019: ThreatQuotient™, a leading security operations platform innovator, today announced they will be making their first appearance at the MENA Information Security Conference (ISC) in Riyadh this year. ThreatQuotient believes that threat intelligence is the glue that binds together disparate systems and teams, and that a threat-centric security operations platform is foundational to overall security posture. In line with this, ThreatQuotient will use the MENA ISC 2019 platform to promote the ThreatQ platform, ...... read more
Entries are now open for Saudi Arabia’s Edition
September 1, 2019: Riyadh, KSA: Bidfood KSA and Georges MONIN SAS France is proud to announce that for the first time ever Saudi Arabia will host MONIN CUP 2019.
All mixologist and beverage specialists from all across the kingdom are invited to register online and secure a chance to be the MONIN Champion in Saudi Arabia and win up to US$2000. The competition will be held under the theme ‘Mix your Origins’. Each candidate can seek inspiration from the best of local and natural ingredients or from Saudi culture and cuisine.
Applying beverage specialist must be 35 years old ...... read more
27, August 2019: Revealing beauty in all its guises: that is an enduring concept at Cartier, a filter through which all creation is viewed and an idea which gave rise to the Baignoire.
It all began with an unprecedented step taken to reveal the creative power of watchmaking design hidden in ordinary forms.
Cartier took this inspiration quite literally by initially designing an oval case in the 1910s that would later be transcended by s ...... read more
SAPTCO’s shuttle bus will drop off guests from the doorsteps of the hotel directly under Al Haram using Kuday Tunnel
Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (27 August, 2019) – Millennium & Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem, the newly opened properties of Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, situated in Al Naseem district within the holy city of Makkah, reveals a new partnership with SAPTCO to transfer guests via shuttle buses from doorsteps of the hotel directly to Al Haram through the Kuday Tunnel.
This partnership is aimed at saving time and efforts of the guests by reducing their walking distance. It will be only few steps from under Abraj Al Bait to the escalator until the gu ...... read more
27, August 2019: Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries that any other airline, continues to enhance its flight network. Flag carrier has launched scheduled flights to Mexico City, the second biggest city of Latin America and capital of Mexico along with Cancún, one of the favorite holiday centers of Central America.
The flights to Mexico City and Cancún, the 18th and 19th destinations of Turkish Airlines in Americas, will be operated three days a week on Istanbul-Mexico City-Cancún route starting from August 21, 2019. With these flights, Turkish Airlines adds Mexico, the biggest country of Central America, to its flight network, thus offering a co ...... read more
27, August 2019: Murano Exclusive Collection represents the ideal combination of the highest Venetian craftsmanship with the most refined fragrances created by master perfumers. The collection is now enriched with a new fragrance: Imperial Emerald.
Emerald-coloured eyes, the whoosh of a regal garment and the unmistakable scent of timeless elegance: Imperial Emerald is the new seductive fragrance by The Merchant of Venice and takes its inspiration from the peacock, the most enchanting and majestic of creatures. For millennia this bird has inspired myths and legends in both western and eastern cultures, legends that attributed to it the most sublime meanings: beauty, longe ...... read more
TRUSSARDI DONNA AND TRUSSARDI UOMO
THE LEVRIERO COLLECTION
August 26, 2019: Style as a necessity and elegance expressed through a constant search for beauty, virtue and truth: this is the magic of Trussardi, a historic Italian brand.
To celebrate 100 years of successes, it launched two new olfactory creations in 2011 inspired by the iconic fragrances of the 1980s: Trussardi Donna and Trussardi Uomo.
The centennial fragrances are now the starting point for the Levriero Collection, a limited edition for gifting and collecting. In both cases the concentration has been strengthened: Eau de Parfum Intense for her, Eau de Parfum for him. Th ...... read more
Saudi Arabia, August 26, 2019: Making its regional debut, HP Inc. showcased a powerful line-up of its latest OMEN and Pavilion Gaming innovations, raising the bar for high performance gaming. Invited to a hands-on experience of the company’s full range of gaming products, gamers, influencers and partners gathered at a warehouse in Al Quoz in Dubai, UAE.
Speaking about the full OMEN range, Peter Oganesean, Managing Director, UAE and East Africa at HP Inc. said, “The expansion of our gaming portfolio serves as testimony of our continuous commitment to the gaming community. With the growth of the gaming industry in the region, we have recognized that gamers ...... read more
18, August 2019: Since its inception, POLICE has been a brand that spoke the language of freedom, individuality, and rebellion. Having pioneered some of the most iconic moments in fashion, POLICE is known for its innovative and trendsetting designs.
Translucent impresses with its unique configuration that cohesively brings together different elements to present a timepiece that is sleek, youthful and truly exclusive. The skeleton dial gives a glimpse into the inner workings of the automatic movement and the polyurethane body equips the timepiece with style and charisma.
With luminescent indices, hands and decorative metal screws on the bezel, Translucent has a clean silhoue ...... read more
Effat will oversee all sales and marketing operations and develop new strategies to elevate customer experience and hotel's revenue
Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - 18 August, 2019: Millennium & Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem, the newly opened properties that situated in Al Naseem district within the holy city of Makkah, are pleased to officially announce the appointment of Mr. Haitham Effat in the position of cluster director of sales and marketing. Effat will oversee all sales and marketing operations and lead the sales team in developing new innovative strategies that will both elevate their guests’ experience and total revenue.
Bringing onboard a wide rang ...... read more
“Hotel of The Year Awards” recognizes M Hotel Makkah for its luxurious services and facilities
Makkah, KSA - 15 August 2019: M Hotel Makkah by Millennium, a 5-star hotel located at the heart of the holy city of Makkah, scoops the “Best Value Luxury Hotel Award” from the “Hotel of The Year Awards”. Every year, the Hotel of the Year Awards recognizes and rewards hotels and spas that deliver exceptional levels of service and world-class facilities to its guests.
Reflecting M Hotel Makkah by Millennium’s restless efforts in elevating excellence levels of its services, the hotel receives this recognition for its distinguished services and outs ...... read more
Saudi, August 8, 2019: The team behind the world’s richest race – the Saudi Cup, to be run on February 29th, 2020 – has converged on Saratoga Springs ahead of the ofﬁcial launch of the new landmark contest on Wednesday evening.
Led by HRH Prince Bandar bin Khalid Al Faisal, Chairman of the Jockey Club Of Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Cup organisers also include HRH Prince Abdullah bin Khalid Al Saud, the race’s Global Ambassador Harry Herbert, racecourse ofﬁcials Tom Ryan and Adel Almazroa, plus Alastair Donald of the International Racing Bureau. Presenters Nick Luck and Britney Eurton will be hosting the presentation at famed auction house Fasig-Tipt ...... read more
06, August 2019: We wanted to flag up a story that will be coming out of the US this Wednesday evening, some very brief details of which are enclosed in the attached invite.
Essentially the world’s richest horse race will be run in Saudi Arabia in February 2020.
Full details of the event and the prize fund on offer will be revealed on the evening.
This will be at 7pm US on Wednesday 7, which will be 2am in Saudi, 3am in the UAE on Thursday 8, August.
If you would like an embargoed copy of the news release for print pages, and can commit not to putting any details online until after the 7pm US announcement please let us know.
We’ll have a tea ...... read more
Two in five (39%) consider the time they spend with their children in the car is a valuable time to talk to them
Over a third (35%) believe the car is a safe space where they and their loved ones can open up to one another
The Eid Al Adha long weekend is the ideal time for families and friends to bond during a road trip
06, August 2019: In an age where social media hinders most of our physical human activity, Volkswagen Middle East’s latest study reveals that families use the time spent in the car to share secrets, clear their mind and create new memories. With a four-day weekend around the corner, Eid Al Adha is ......
Appoints new distributor to promote Blueair’s best-in-class air purifiers across the Kingdom
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, August 6, 2019: Blueair, a world leader in air purification solutions, today announced that it has signed on Nikai as its distributor in Saudi Arabia further expanding its reach and sales network across the Kingdom. TR Ganesh, General Manager - Middle East and Africa, Blueair and Sanjeev Jain, CEO of Nikai unveiled Blueair’s full range of Classic, Sense+ and Cabin Air range of indoor and car air purifiers at the launch event, which was held at the Holiday Inn Olaya in Riyadh.
“Cities like Riyadh feature high on the list of most air ...... read more
H.E. Eng. Alswaha: It is with a digital economy that we could supercharge the existing economy and leapfrog to the future, 10% of the global trade today is digital and Saudi is one of the fastest-growing opportunities for digital commerce and trade
August 6, 2019 – Riyadh, KSA: The Ministry of Communicaitons & IT, the main driver behind the Kingdom-wide digital transformation overhaul of Saudi Arabia, has officially joined the Saudi Emerging Technologies Forum (11-13 November 2019, Burj Rafal Hotel – Riyadh, KSA) as Main Sponsor of the event. Organized by Eyes of Cities in collaboration with The Great Minds Group, the conference is supported by leading enti ...... read more
05, August 2019: Turkish Airlines and LOT Polish Airlines, the largest airlines and flag carriers of their countries, Turkey and Poland, announced today the enhancement of their current codeshare agreement with additional destinations both from Turkish Airlines’ and LOT’s flight network.
Through this enhanced partnership, Turkish Airlines and LOT will reciprocally add their flight codes on below flights in addition to Istanbul-Warsaw:
From Warsaw From Istanbul
Krakow ...... read more
In cooperation with the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance, Millennium & Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem mark the first Hajj season with 5,000 guests
Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - August 05, 2019: Millennium and Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem hotels, situated in Al Naseem district within the holy city of Makkah, host 5,000 pilgrims sponsored by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin AbdulAziz, during Hajj season this year. As part of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques’ Guests Program for Hajj and Umrah, the two hotels host pilgrims from 72 nationalities from around the globe to perform Hajj, one of the five pillars of Islam.
T ...... read more
Versus Mouffetard is the new women’s watch from Versus Versace.
04, August 2019: Chic and sophisticated – but with a dose of sass – the timepiece keeps the Versus Versace edge with two Lion Heads in relief adorning the case at 12 and 6 o’clock.
The Clous de Paris top ring, the dial with a guilloché finish and the shagreen strap bring the timepiece’s multi-textured nature to the fore, bringing a dose of luxury but never losing that rebellious Versus DNA.
Versus Mouffetard comes in five versions: with a yellow or rose gold IP steel case, completely in single-tone black, white, dark blue, or lilac, or with a white dial and a nude strap for a bo ...... read more
● VFS Global launches centre in Jeddah city on 29 July 2019 for the convenience of Nigerians residing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
● Another centre scheduled to open in the capital city of Riyadh in the near future
Jeddah, 1 August 2019: As part of the endeavour to support the initiative by the National Identity Management Commission’s (NIMC) to enrol Nigerian adults and children into the National Identity Database (NIDB), VFS Global announced the launch of its first National Identification Number enrolment centre in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The newly launched centre will offer enrollment services for Nigerians residing in t ...... read more
Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq Hotels are splendidly set to welcome pilgrims
Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - August 1, 2019: Muslims from around the world are now preparing to travel to Makkah to perform one of the Islam pillars “Hajj”. Hotels and other hospitality providers are no different in terms of competing to entice guests by offering a premium and authentic hospitality.
Millennium Al Aqeeq Hotel, a five-stars hotel comprising 505 spacious rooms stylishly designed and equipped with the latest amenities, prepares for this Hajj season by welcoming the “Hujaj” with flowers, a variety of delicious dates and refreshing juices to hel ...... read more
August 01, 2019: Bahrain, Riyadh- Silah Gulf a leading, multi award winning Customer Experience solutions provider becomes the official customer experience partner of the Saudi Emerging Technologies Forum to be held in Riyadh, KSA from 11-13th of November, later this year.
Billed as the largest R&D event in the region focused on the disruptive technologies of what has been labelled the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the Saudi Emerging Technologies Forum will welcome over 50 government officials and senior-level executives, more than 50 speakers, leading 12 panel discussions with the participation of 500 attendees, 60 exhibitors, 12 Certified Technical Works ...... read more
Riyadh, July 31, 2019: Today, the Saudi Red Crescent Authority announces it has partnered with what3words, helping those in need of medical attention to be found faster and respond to incidents more effectively. The partnership, launching ahead of the busy Hajj period, will enable callers to use 3 word addresses, providing a simple way to describe precisely where help is needed.
what3words has divided the globe into 3m x 3m squares and given each one a unique 3 word address. It is one of the most advanced systems in emergency operations in the world. ///seagull.shorter.hobbit for example, will take you to the front entrance of Ar Riyāḑ, Riyadh. ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28, July 2019: An introductory forum was held at the Fairmont Hotel in Riyadh on Thursday under the patronage of the President of GACA, HE Mr. Abdulhadi Al- Mansouri, with the presence of local and foreign companies and investors. The logistics investments and opportunities in Saudi Arabia was reviewed to show how promising this sector is, as it enables the partnership with the government sector and creates an appealing modern work environment by facilitating all the procedures, calling all the interested parties to optimize the wide Saudi logistics network and the massive cargo traffic.
HE Al- Mansouri ensured the efforts of the Logi ...... read more
KSA, 24 July 2019: Continued government spending on giga-projects, coupled with growing developments in the entertainment sector, is likely to stimulate demand in the real estate market in Saudi Arabia, as it looks to reduce its reliance on oil, according to JLL’s 2019 mid-year review report.
The kingdom's economy accelerated by 1.6 per cent in the first three months of 2019 compared to 1.3 per cent in the same period last year, according to official government data.
With conditions remaining soft across most sectors of the market in the first half of 2019, the hospitality and entertainment industries witnessed a number of major development announcements. These included ...... read more
Millennium Taiba Hotel Madinah bags ISO 22000:2018
Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - July 24, 2019: Millennium Taiba Hotel Madinah, a five-star hotel located at the heart of Madinah next to Al Masjed Al Nabawi, celebrates a new level of excellence by receiving an ISO certificate in food safety management system. The hotel is being awarded those certificates as an acknowledgement for meeting the requirements of ISO 22000 in its 2018 version.
Certification Company IQNet, credited by DQS CFS GmbH the German Association for Sustainability, has awarded the certificate to the hotel for its strict compliance with the standards and requirements of the ISO 22000 in its 2018 version. T ...... read more
23 July 2019: DUBZ, a leading baggage technology and logistics company and part of dnata, has opened a new ‘check-in station’ in The Dubai Mall, the world’s most visited retail and lifestyle destination, to offer airline passengers another convenient option to take advantage of its innovative services.
The station is located in the dnata Travel store on the lower ground level of the mall, where the DUBZ team checks in customers for their flights, prints their boarding passes, weighs and secures their baggage and ensures they are delivered to the airport and loaded onto the aircraft.
After collecting their boarding passes and baggage tags, cust ......
Bank granted SAMA approval to open 20 new branches in the Kingdom
Riyadh, 21 July, 2019: Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, today announced plans for further expansion in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), following approval from SAMA (The Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority) to open 20 additional branches in the Kingdom.
The announcement reflects KSA’s growing importance to Dubai’s biggest bank by assets as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) continues to strengthen long-standing strategic and economic ties with the Kingdom.
Emirates NBD currently operates four full-fledged branches across the Kingdom’s key regions with two branches in ...... read more
Saudi filmmaking industry’s first step towards global outreach
Art Format Lab develops entertainment and cinema in the kingdom in line with Saudi Vision 2030
Khulud Abu Homos: producing innovative Arab content with positive social message to the world.
Dr Mustafa Alaidaroos: Entertainment Experience project is a platform to promote new talents in filmmaking industry
18.07.2019. - Saudi Arabia
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is keen to diversify and enrich the entertainment experience in line with the Saudi Vision 2030. The Kingdom is organising the entertainment sector and providing entertainment options for all segments of society in all regions of the Kingdom. In addition, e ...... read more