22, September 2021: This year’s KSA National Day celebrations in Dubai will once again welcome UAE residents, visitors and Saudi citizens to enjoy a packed line-up of family-friendly festivities, super sales and great promotions.
The 91st KSA National Day, held on 23 September, will take on even greater significance this year following the official reopening of land and air borders between Saudi Arabia and the UAE. A hugely popular and much-loved destination for tourists travelling from the Kingdom, Dubai will warmly welcome families and visitors arriving by car or plane.
With so many Saudi nationals calling the UAE home, the close brotherly ties that exist between the two nations will help to create a wonderful festival of fun to mark this important day. Organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail ......read more
September 20, 2021: What are your plans this Saudi National Day? Have you been craving for a well-deserved break? Then here’s your chance to indulge and pamper yourself with a special staycation at Riyadh’s award-wining property. Part of the prestigious portfolio by leading international lodger owner-operators, The Ascott limited, Ascott Rafal Olaya Riyadh welcomes guests with a special 15% off on a minimum of 2-night’s booking.
The property features an array of leisure and business amenities which include separate swimming pools for men and women, gymnasium, steam & sauna, children’s playroom, business amenities and more. Guests are also welcomed to enjoy delicious treats and unwind with family and friends with up to 10% off at Opaline and Don Puro, two of the city’s most renowned eateries that ......read more
Rosewood Jeddah introduces exciting offers on accommodation, dining and health memberships bringing the spirit of ‘Heya lna dar’ to the hotel
September 16, 2021: In celebration of the 91st National Day in Saudi Arabia, Rosewood Jeddah is offering up to 30% off on rooms during the long weekend i.e 23 September to 25th September 2021. The package will include a celebratory set up entailing Sparkling Juice, Cake, decoration in the room and complimentary buffet breakfast at the hotel’s daily dining restaurant, Habsburg.
Visitors can also indulge in an exclusive Saudi themed buffet breakfast for SR 91 including VAT that will be available from Thursday, 23 September to Saturday, 25 September 2021 at the all-day dining restaurant, Habsburg from 6 am to 11 am.
To mark this auspicious occasion on 23rd ......read more
The brand’s new initiative reflects its commitment to empower women workforce in the organization
Region’s largest value furniture and homeware Home Box has opened its first-of-a-kind retail outlet in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) that will be exclusively managed by an all-female crew.
This will also be the brand’s 21st retail outlet in KSA and its 33rd in the GCC region, as part of its regional expansion drive that is geared towards widening its value furniture and home furnishings offering in the greater GCC market.
Located at Jeddah Park Mall, in Al Aziziyah, Jeddah, the new Home Box store will feature over 6,000 products in its catering, home furniture and accessories categories covering an expansive 30,000 sq.ft of premium space.
According to Ajay Antal, Chief Executive Officer, Home Box, ......read more
The center provides access to cutting-edge innovations, consultations, and free delivery services
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – September 5, 2021: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has opened its largest customer service center in the Al-Rabie district of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The new center is comprised of several departments, including technology and smartphone spare parts, as well as a training laboratory. The center offers a variety of services, including device repair and a complimentary service of receiving and delivering devices to customers throughout the Kingdom. Samsung will also educate visitors about the company's latest innovations, as well as provide consulting services and innovative solutions.
Hyung Bin Joo, Managing Director of Samsung Saudi, said: "In recognition of our customers ......read more
Gross margin improved due to strict inventory and cost management
Board approves dividend of SAR 1.25 per share for H1 2021
Sales remain challenged due to Covid and Umrah restrictions
Company on track to open 5 new Danube stores in H2 2021
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; 15 August 2021 – BinDawood Holding Co. (Tadawul: 4161 and the “Company”), one of the leading grocery retail operators of hypermarkets and supermarkets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (‘KSA’), today reported its half-year 2021 financial results.
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Chef Kardino Zulhadi, a prominent name in the culinary world, has been appointed as the Executive Chef at Rosewood Jeddah.
Saudi, July 25, 2021: Zulhadi’s appointment as Executive Chef marks his commencement in the commercial hub of Saudi Arabia, following his previous work with other luxury hotels in Makkah, Riyadh, Indonesia, Maldives, China, Philippines, Cambodia, Kyrgyztan, Tajikistan, Istanbul, Spain, Jordan and UAE.
Having completed his education from BPLP Nusa Dua, Bali-Indonesia – Hotel Academy Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia in 1991, Chef Kardino Zulhadi is proficiently trained in the elegant world of culinary.
With over 27 years of work experience in the hospitality industry – from developing food concepts, managing staff to designing new menus, Chef Zulhadi brings with him extensive ......read more
July 18, 2021: Thinking of a long-deserved break with family and friends this Eid? Then here’s the perfect getaway deal from the luxurious Ascott Corniche Al Khobar. Offering breathtaking views of the serene Khobar corniche, the property welcomes guests to studios, one-, two-, and three-bedroom serviced apartments with an exclusive up to 35% off on bookings during the Eid period. Featuring varied lifestyle amenities that include a swimming pool, gymnasium, restaurant, resident’s lounge and meeting rooms, Ascott Corniche Al Khobar is a great choice for those looking to enjoy some memorable moments with loved ones.
The property is part of the prestigious portfolio by leading international lodging owner-operators - The Ascott Limited. Ascott’s recent partnership with International SOS, offers guests ......read more
The new build hotel will represent the ‘best in class product’ and offer a refreshed, modern luxury stay experience
Al Riyadh, July, 6th, 2021: IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of InterContinental Riyadh King Fahed Road, as part of a Master Development Agreement (MDA) with RIVA Development Company via its wholly owned subsidiary RIVA Hospitality for Hotel Services Company.
The latest development follows the signing of Hotel Indigo Riyadh King Abdallah Road, and is the second of at least 7 hotels to be announced with the partner, with all openings set to take place in Saudi Arabia across IHG’s portfolio of brands in the coming years.
Pioneering luxury travel since 1946, this year, the iconic InterContinental brand is ......read more
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - June 15, 2021: Losberger De Boer, the leading supplier of temporary and permanent buildings for events, public, commercial and industrial applications, has delivered the record-breaking Jeddah Superdome venue in Saudi Arabia, handing over the dome’s frame three days ahead of schedule and completing the project on time despite disruptions resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Jeddah Superdome officially opened its doors on June 9, 2021.
Jeddah Superdome has claimed the Guinness World Records™ titles for the world’s largest geodesic dome and largest dome with continuous roof. It is a multi-purpose event space and will play an integral role in the Jeddah Season events programme. From live shows, concerts and sporting events to brand activations and exhibitions, the dome will host some ......read more
Soon-to-be fastest street circuit on the F1 Calendar unveils new images of its state-of-the-art Pit & Team Building to mark the 6 Months to Go milestone
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - June 09, 2021: The Saudi Motorsport Company (SMC) - Promoter of the 2021 Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix - has today revealed exclusive renderings of the state-of-the-art Pit & Team Building that will be the centre-piece of the Jeddah Corniche Circuit – F1’s newest track.
With just 6 months until the greatest drivers in the world line up on the grid in Jeddah to fight for victory at the 2021 FORMULA 1 SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX, SMC has unveiled brand new images of the spectacular home to teams, drivers, staff and VIP guests alike during the inaugural F1 race weekend in the Kingdom of Saudi ......read more
• Basamh Gains Real-Time Decision-Making in FMCG with SAP Solutions
RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia — 5 May 2021: Basamh Trading and Industries Group, one of Saudi Arabia’s most successful purpose-led fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) businesses in in the Middle East and Africa, announced today its digital transformation is driving the GCC’s USD 253 billion retail market.
Thanks to robust population growth, the rise in e-commerce, and multi-national brands entering the region, the GCC’s retail market has topped USD 253 billion, according to Alpen Capital.
Basamh, with top brands Goody, Cofique, and Treva, and a distributor of a range of quality brands such as Perfetto, Betty Croker, Nature Valley, Bugles, Best Mix, Glade, Raid, Pledge and Windex, is ......read more
Saudi - April 12, 2021: Committed to providing guests heartwarming experiences to cherish this Ramadan, the hotel Elaf Jeddah - Red Sea Mall welcomes the blessed season in an authentic Hejazi atmosphere filled with tradition and generosity.
The hotel launched a special room package with exclusive rates and privileges for its domestic travelers across the kingdom. The package includes a tranquil stay at one of the guestrooms, complimentary children’s gifts at check-in, Hejazi themed set menu for a delicious Ramadan Iftar at Kinda restaurant, and a set menu for a scrumptious Suhur in-room so that guests can enjoy the privacy and comfort of their rooms.
Elaf Jeddah - Red Sea Mall is renowned for its optimal location in the heart of north Jeddah’s new business district. The five-star hotel adjoins one of ......read more
Hotel launches “It’s time to travel” campaign
February 04, 2021: Shaza Makkah, the 5-Star hotel among the first in line hotels in Jabal AlKa’bah to Al Masjid Al Haram, is gearing up to receive the Umra pilgrims as the Kingdom eases travel restrictions.
The lovely winter weather is also attracting local travellers within the Kingdom, seeking to enjoy the great scenery and heritage provided by the city of Makkah.
Inspired by the classic Silk Route heritage, Shaza Makkah combines true middle eastern hospitality with the sophisticated designs that evoke wonder, artistry, the beauty of shapes, and colours, making it the perfect luxury escape, in its respective way, that will immediately embrace you with absolute serenity.
Travellers can take advantage of the ongoing “It’s ......read more
Discounted rates and unique guests’ experience
Saudi – January 6th, 2021: Shaza Riyadh, the contemporary luxury 5-star hotel residence situated next to the iconic Al Rajhi Grand Mosque at the heart of Riyadh city, has unveiled its exclusive staycation offer. Aiming to create mesmerising memories and bringing joy to families, the new package marks the beginning of a new year.
The “It’s Time” offer, rewards guests with 25% off on room rates and 20% off on dining and spa for bookings with 2 nights and above. Valid for stays from January 5th to March 31st, 2021, the new staycation package also offers free dining experience to children below 12 while staying with their parents, and it can be claimed for confirmed bookings via Shaza Hotels official website using the ......read more
January 04, 2021: Offering the residents of KSA the perfect New Year’s escape, The Ascott Limited welcomes family and friends to a luxurious retreat at Ascott Corniche Al Khobar. Part of the brand’s prestigious portfolio, the property is locally popular for its exclusive serviced apartments and recreational facilities that include a swimming pool, gymnasium, restaurant, guest lounge and business facilities. Offering studios, one-, two-, and three-bedrooms, the serviced property is located steps away from the picturesque and tranquil corniche. Guests are welcome to step into Ascott Corniche Al Khobar for a pampering stay and step out for a calm stroll along the serene corniche. To uplift confidence and safety, the property is accredited with the renowned Bureau Veritas certificate in line with the brand’s ......read more
- Danube store opened at Fayfa Avenue in Jeddah; BinDawood Holding’s portfolio grows to 74 stores
- State-of-the-art supermarket comprising Danube Star Bakery, Meat, Fresh Fruit sections and non-food items
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - 30 December 2020: BinDawood Holding Co. (Tadawul: 4161 and the “Company”), one of the leading grocery retail operators of hypermarkets and supermarkets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (‘KSA’), announced the opening of a new Danube store in Jeddah located in Fayfa Avenue on Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz Street (Previously known as Tahlia). The launch of this store marks Danube’s expansion to 47 locations across Saudi Arabia, in line with the brand’s growth strategy and the demand for modern grocery retailing in the ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 21, 2020: Tory Burch announces the opening of a new boutique at Mode Al Faisaliah Mall, a luxury shopping center in Riyadh, on November 15. The new store further extends the brand’s footprint in Saudi Arabia, complementing its boutiques in Jeddah, Al Khobar and Riyadh. It will be the 24th Tory Burch location in the Middle East since launching in Dubai in 2011. A wide assortment of the Tory Burch collection will be available at the new boutique including ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags and accessories.
The store’s façade is distinguished by a green awning and orange lacquer doors– signature Tory Burch design details. In keeping with all Tory Burch retail locations, the interior has an inviting, residential feel. Oak panel walls, cane tables ......read more
Cristal Amaken Riyadh has been declared winner of the coveted ‘Saudi Arabia’s Leading New Hotel 2020’ trophy at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards.
Saudi - November 11, 2020: Commenting on the achievement, Menno De Boer, Chief Operating Officer – Consulting General Manager, Cristal Amaken Hotel, stated, “The World Travel Awards is the most sought-after travel and tourism recognition and we are truly honoured to have been voted Saudi Arabia’s Leading New Hotel 2020 by both industry professionals as well as our guests. These challenging times make this prestigious accolade extra special. The extraordinary efforts of our owners, management and team to provide uncompromising services throughout the pandemic have been recognized by the voters for which we are extremely grateful. It ......read more
Saudi - November 08, 2020: Offering the residents of Saudi Arabia an escape in the pleasant winters, The Ascott Limited has recently introduced the Residents Special Promotion across its properties in the country. Part of its participating portfolio is Citadines Al Salamah Jeddah, Ascott’s stylish and comfortable serviced apartments in the popular Salamah Street.
Featuring studios, one-, two-, and three-bedrooms, the property offers savvy travellers a vibrant lifestyle with well adorned living and dining areas. Guests can step in and enjoy an exclusive range of global amenities, which include a gymnasium, restaurant & café, outdoor games area, conference facilities and more. Parallelly, the neighborhood is adorned with shopping and dining avenues where guests can treat themselves to the perfect ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 5th November 2020: Arabian Centres Company, the largest owner, developer and operator of contemporary lifestyle malls in Saudi Arabia will implement Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications, as part of a major core business process transformation. The initiative will help Arabian Centres Company enhance business efficiency, deliver unique omni channel customer experience, introduce innovative services and prepare a digital ready workforce.
“Customer expectations and priorities for a retail experience have changed dramatically over the past few months, and while our 21 lifestyle malls across 11 cities can cater to more than 100 million visitors, we now need to introduce a more innovative omni channel retail experience for our vast customer base”, said Faisal Aljedaie, Chief Executive Officer, ......read more
International hospitality standards with high preventive measures
September 27, 2020: With the gradual return of many commercial activities in Makkah Al Mukarramah, Millennium and Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem hotels have completed all reopening preparations and will start receiving Makkah visitors on 1st October.
The two hotels provide quality services with international standards and adopt the highest safety and preventive measures. Shafqaat Bukhari, Cluster General Manager, Millennium and Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem, said: “Guests safety is our top priority and maintaining hygiene and cleanliness is paramount in the hospitality industry. We want every guest to feel safe and comfortable at our properties.”
“We follow all standards and regulations of the Saudi Ministry of Tourism to ......read more
• New Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister stores open in Saudi Arabia
• Store openings include the first Abercrombie & Fitch location in Riyadh
• Each store launched with an online catalogue for shoppers to purchase from while social distancing
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 20 June 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, has expanded its fashion retail business with new store openings across the region. In fact, the company has launched this month in Saudi Arabia two new stores from global specialty retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co, bringing the very first Abercrombie & Fitch store to Riyadh, alongside a third Hollister store for the capital.
Opening at Al ......read more
Saudi, August 06, 2020: Being the first of its kinds in the city, Ascott Rafal Olaya Riyadh continues to create a benchmark for the serviced residence industry with its niche offerings. Part of the portfolio of the leading international lodging owner-operators ‘The Ascott Limited’, the property features the most exclusive amenities. Offering luxuriously adorned and spaciously furnished Studio, One and Two-bedroom hotel apartments, comprehensive facilities include the city’s first outdoor swimming pool dedicated to women on the 27th floor, along with other health & leisure facilities and a comprehensive conference room. For business travellers, the property is strategically located on the King Abdullah Financial District and is a 20 minutes’ drive from Riyadh’s King Khalid International ......read more
“Saudi’s construction sector to see faster recovery with the utilisation of drones in the ‘new normal’ - FEDS CEO”, for immediate publication.
• A recent report released by the Kingdom’s Ministry of Housing showed that the housing and construction sector has surged by 8.03 per cent in 2019 following its major projects in ......read more
Binyah carrying out the excavation, backfilling, and earthworks for Phase I of Triple Bay masterplan
Saudi Arabian Parsons providing construction supervision services
Chief Executive Officer of AMAALA, Nicholas Naples, with Chief Executive Officer of Binyah, Fahad Almesfir Managing Director of Saudi Arabian Parsons Ltd, Ken Murray with Chief Executive Officer of AMAALA, Nicholas Naples
RIYADH – 09 JUNE 2020 – AMAALA, the ultra-luxury destination located along Saudi Arabia’s northwestern coast, appointed Binyah, a Saudi Real Estate Infrastructure Company, to carry out the excavation, backfilling, and earthworks required to achieve the formation levels and grading of Phase I of the Triple Bay masterplan.
Binyah is joined onsite by Saudi Arabian ......read more
With a total of 140 cinema in 30 malls across the Kingdom and more than 5,314 job opportunity to be created
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 28 January 2020: Cinema investment in Saudi Arabia is expected to generate an estimated SAR 5 billion in construction during 2020, according to data published ahead of Cinema Build KSA 2020, which takes place at Fairmont, Riyadh from 19-20 February 2020.
The latest market research done by The Great Minds Group, partner of Cinema Build KSA 2020, predicts that KSA will witness investment in cinema projects estimated to reach SAR 5 billion during 2020, with 140 cinemas planned to open in 30 malls.
The Saudi cinema industry will see enormous growth and is set to become the leader in the region and has already gained attention from cinema stakeholders ......read more
The deal was signed at the Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC) in Riyadh and marks the debut of the Millennium Central brand in KSA
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (23 January 2020) – Millennium Hotels & Resorts Middle East, the region’s fastest-growing hotel management company, announced the signing of its first Millennium Central property in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in partnership with Hasaad Real Estate, on stage at the Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC), held in Riyadh from 21-22 January, 2020.
Following the opening of the first Millennium Central hotel in Downtown Dubai just six months ago, Millennium Central Jeddah will mark the brand’s debut in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and is the fourth hotel in the Millennium Central brand portfolio.
A ......read more
Expands footprint across luxury and midscale categories
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 23, 2020: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced two new properties in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Further strengthening its foothold in the luxury segment in KSA, IHG has signed a management agreement for InterContinental Dammam in partnership with Salem Mohammed Al Qahtani. To cater to the need for more branded midscale accommodation in Riyadh, IHG has also signed a management agreement for Holiday Inn Riyadh Al Malaz in partnership with Saleh Alsalamah and Partner Companies.
The agreements were announced at Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC) 2020 in Riyadh.
Opening in 2024, InterContinental Dammam will be ......read more
The largest cluster property of Millennium hotels and resorts MEA welcomes a widely recognized new cluster general manager
Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - January 05, 2020: Millennium and Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem, the largest cluster property of Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, is proudly announcing the appointment of a new cluster general manager, who is an award-winning GM with an extensive international experience that extends over 23 year.
Graduated from the American university in Cairo with a bachelor degree in business administration – hospitality industry and a master degree from HotelSchool – The Hague, Mohamed Abdel Fattah accepted many senior assignments throughout his successful career in various international hotel chains in the region including Accor, Hilton and Marriot.
Mr. Abdel ......read more
IHG increases its portfolio bringing the modern and stylish lifestyle brand to the waterfront of the Arabian Gulf
Al Khobar, KSA, 24 December 2019: Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has launched its second voco™ hotel: voco® Al Khobar in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in partnership with KSA-based developer Wasata Al Wosta Real Estate Co.
Offering a spacious, modern, stylish and unstuffy hotel experience for guests, voco® Al Khobar boasts 130 rooms, embodies the characteristics of voco™ with exclusive features and distinctive hallmarks, setting it apart for a memorable stay. Every guest will experience the voco® signature ‘come on in’ warm welcome, promising a swift and simple check in, with every room equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi, Smart TVs, ......read more
Sheikh Duaij Al-Khalifa and Ahmed Al Nabhan were among the honourees
Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - 22 December, 2019: In the presence of senior sales managers of 47 hotels of Millennium hotels and resorts MEA, Khaled Al Shareef of Millennium and Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem honours media and public figures in Kuwait at the Gala event of the second Millennium roadshow this year. The Gala event aimed to honour public figures supporting social activities in GCC and the Arab world, on a larger scale, utilizing media and culture as their ultimate instrumentals to leave a positive social footprint.
On Thursday 5 December 2019, Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA hosted its second roadshow this year in Kuwait disclosing its ambitious plans to expand in the region with the opening of 35 new hotels and setting a ......read more
The Middle East’s fastest-growing hotel management company sets out ambitious strategy to establish a presence in every region kingdom-wide
Dubai, UAE - 22 December, 2019: Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA, the region’s fastest-growing hotel management company, has revealed ambitious development plans for Saudi Arabia with a goal of operating 25 hotels kingdom-wide by 2025.
The group, which currently operates nine hotels across Riyadh, Makkah, Madinah and Hail and has seven hotels under development in Makkah, Madinah, Jeddah, Jizan and Tabouk, is targeting strategic locations in every region across the country as it maps out its blueprint for growth over the next five years.
“Most hotel chains target the primary cities of Riyadh, Jeddah, Madinah and Makkah for expansion, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 15, 2019: December is a very special month for Shaza Al Madina as it celebrates its 9th anniversary. On the occasion, the hotel has unveiled an exceptional promotion for its guests whereby they can book a Junior Suite directly for SAR 999 only including breakfast buffet and dinner to stay between 1st to 19th December 2019. Discovery members can enjoy a 15% discount on all food and beverage consumptions and laundry services.
Amjad Irshaidat, Country General Manager for Shaza Hotels in KSA, stated, “We are delighted to celebrate this special occasion with our guests who are the real reason behind our success. It is with a great sense of fulfillment that we celebrate our 9th anniversary and move into the 10th year of operation. We are proud of our accomplishments over the ......read more
Valuable wedding package with 30% discount on banquet services
Makkah, KSA - December 12, 2019: Planning a wedding can be intimidating sometimes especially when people expect a grand ballroom wedding and can’t find the right place to celebrate, but a wedding at M Hotel Makkah by Millennium can be only exciting and joyful.
Located at the heart of the holy city of Makkah, M Hotel Makkah by Millennium provides an exceptional chance to brides and grooms to celebrate and rejoice with their families and friends. Wishing them a great fortune in their journey together, the hotel offers couples looking for to enter the golden cage and perpetuate their most special night, a headache-free wedding night with its complete wedding package and a discount of 30%.
Being a home of two grand ballrooms that ......read more
SDRPY and SU from UK Government train more than 80 professionals from across 14 Saudi government entities
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 13, 2019: Officials of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) have jointly organized the 1st Saudi-UK Stabilization Workshop with counterparts from the Stabilisation Unit (SU) of the Department for International Development (DFID), the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), Ministry of Defense (MoD), UK Embassy Riyadh and UK Embassy Yemen. The workshop is covering the UK's approach to stabilization, security and justice sector stabilization, the UK's Fusion Doctrine, and the Whole of Government Approach.
The workshop is aimed at sharing views and experiences on stabilization principles and lessons learned from different contexts, ......read more
Effort Paves Way for More Development and Reconstruction in Yemen Following Riyadh Agreement
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 11, 2019: A joint workshop of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Government of Yemen, entitled "The Future of Development and Reconstruction in Yemen," kicked off Sunday morning at the headquarters of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) in Riyadh. In attendance are Prime Minister of Yemen Dr. Maeen Abdulmalik Saeed, SDRPY Supervisor-General Ambassador Mohammed bin Saeed Al Jabir, a number of ministerial officials of the Yemeni government, Saudi Assistant Minister for International Financial Affairs Abdul Aziz Al-Rasheed, and SDRPY personnel.
At the opening, Yemeni Prime Minister Maeen Saeed explained that the Kingdom's support through ......read more
KENZO is pleased to announce the store opening of a new store located at Mall of Arabia in Jeddah.
November 10, 2019: The store features KENZO’s identity within the space, from interior design to the versatile collections. The new KENZO store connects with the local ambiance while engaging with the worlds of creativity and modernity. The 111-square-meter space displays large mirrors and aluminum racks that showcase pieces from the latest collections. The aesthetic is sophisticated and clean with a friendly and colorful atmosphere.
Spanning the area, the store showcases the KENZO ready-to-wear, accessories, and footwear collections, with a focus on bags. The collections feature garments that strike the perfect balance between youthful, streetwear and classic looks.
The store will further carry the ......read more
Hosted by Emirati photographer Obaid Al Budoor who shares with us his personal hospitality journey in the Holy City
The 4-part series is airing now on National Geographic Abu Dhabi’s YouTube Channel
November 10 2019: National Geographic Abu Dhabi announced today the release of a new short format series in partnership with Accor, providing viewers a behind-the-scenes insight on the sprawling growth of the hotel infrastructure sector in the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia to meet the needs of the ever-growing number of pilgrims throughout the year.
Hosted by Emirati National Geographic photographer Obaid Al Budoor, the 4-part mini-series showcases the vast infrastructure developments in Makkah over the past decade, highlighting the city’s efforts to accommodate Muslim pilgrims ......read more
Four-part ‘a Look Into Accor’ Programme, Hosted by Emirati Photographer Obaid Al Budoor, Goes Behind the Scenes at Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel Properties in the Holy City
November 10, 2019: Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, has partnered with free-to-air Arabic documentary channel, National Geographic Abu Dhabi, to produce a four-part series showcasing its world-class pilgrim hospitality services at its Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel properties in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Airing now, ‘A look into Accor’ follows the personal hospitality journey of host, Emirati photographer Obaid Al Budoor, glancing behind the scenes at Raffles Makkah Palace; Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel; Swissôtel Al Maqam; and Swissôtel Makkah, to discover how their expert ......read more
The project boasts a strategic location and integrated facilities and units combining modern and Spanish architectures
Obhur Park Project provides diversified residential solutions to meet the needs of Saudis, in partnership with the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing, targeting Sakani programme’ s beneficiaries
March 31, 2021- Al ......read more
Guardian Glass demonstrates commitment to innovation and excellence to meet world-class structural design
Challenging glass work supports Royal Commission for Al Ula’s leading efforts to promote UNESCO Heritage site’s archeological and cultural significance
March 14, 2020 – Saudi Arabia’s latest architectural wonder, the Maraya Concert Hall, has been declared as ......read more
Benefits include government revenue worth SAR 5 billion and 125 thousand jobs
27 February 2020 - Diverse municipal investments can give rise to more internationally competitive cities in Saudi Arabia and accelerate the Kingdom’s development in line with Vision 2030 by contributing SAR 20 billion annually to gross domestic product (GDP). Global management consulting firm Bain & ......read more
Riyadh: Mysk by Shaza took part in the ‘Three Minute Pitch’ at the Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC) in Riyadh on 21 January. Noelle Homsy, Development Manager of Shaza Hotels, delivered a highly-acclaimed presentation, showcasing Mysk’s enriching transformational experiences infused with cultural connections.
Elaborating on the concept, she stressed, ......read more
November 27, 2019 - Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company recently celebrated its 25th anniversary with a ceremony held at Nayyara Banqueting and Conferences Centre in Riyadh in the presence of officials, businessmen, shareholders, and customers.
Yousef Bin Abdullah Al Shelash, Chairman of Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company of Saudi Arabia, said in his speech: “Dar Al ......read more
The hotel is being crowned at the Arabian Travel Awards over the 1,896 hotels operate in Makkah
Makkah, KSA (30 October 2019): M Hotel Makkah by Millennium, the 5-star hotel located at the heart of the holy city of Makkah, wins the “Best 5 Star Hotel in Makkah” at the Gala ceremony of the Arabian Travel Awards 2019. After recently being crowned as “Best Value ......read more
Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq are positive about the strong and sustained impact of the new program
Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (October 27, 2019) – Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq, 5-star hotels at the heart of Madinah, are strongly optimistic about the demand to be created post the launch of the new tourist visa program in the kingdom Saudi Arabia. Initially available to the ......read more
October 27, 2019: With the weather cooling down, it is the perfect time to visit Saudi Arabia. Shaza Hotels has announced superb promotions across its hotels in the Kingdom that will allow travellers to make some great savings while enjoying some amazing benefits.
Shaji Abu Salih, Corporate Director – Business Development, Shaza Hotels, said, “The tourism ......read more
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 21, 2019: /PRNewswire/Knowledge Bylanes -- Saudi Ambassador to Yemen and Supervisor-General of the Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) Mohammed bin Saeed Al Jabir said today that Saudi-American cooperation has developed the capabilities of more than 60 young professionals from various ministries in the Kingdom in the field of ......read more
The hotel will cater to the increasing number of religious tourists visiting the country
20 October 2019: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a Management Agreement with leading hospitality supplier, The Arabian Hospitality Company, to open Holiday Inn Madinah West in 2022. The new property will cater to the ......read more