Kingdom’s infrastructural growth prospects and challenges will be explored by key industry leaders during an exclusive one-day summit on September 6 in Riyadh
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – September 5, 2022: $1tnn dollars’ worth of national infrastructure projects central to Saudi Vision 2030 will be closely examined this week at the Saudi Infrastructure Summit in Riyadh.
To be held on Tuesday 6th September at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre and running in conjunction with the opening day of the three-day Saudi Infrastructure Expo, the invitation-only summit will explore the innovative infrastructure projects, first-class networks, giga developments, and new cities poised to help deliver the ambitious Saudi Vision 2030 targets.
Twenty-five globally recognised experts will address challenges ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 September 2022 – A brother and sister from Egypt have created the world’s Largest LEGO® brick eyeglasses in The Galleria Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, to celebrate the brother’s different ability of recognition and passion for LEGO®.
According to Guinness World Records™, Zeyad Ibrahim, 19, and his sister Salma, 17, from Mansoura, Egypt attempted this record constructing a LEGO® shaped eyeglasses with dimensions of 6.2m x 2.52m x 0.952m.
With only 5% of his eyesight, and help of his sister, Zeyad put together the built over a span of 17 days. It took the sibling a total of 56 hours and 35minutes to assemble the eyeglasses. They used 65,108 LEGO® bricks that weighs 147+ kg, about as heavy as a Panda Bear.
In January 2020, Zeyad took part in the ......read more
August 15, 2022 - Riyadh, KSA - Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Northern Ring Road, part of the brand of hotels owned by Marriott International, was named the ‘Best Business Hotel’ winner by the International Travel Awards 2022. The award, which honors hotels that offer key business solutions to travelers, was presented to hotels on 25th July 2022.
Participated by thousands of businesses from around the globe every year, the prestigious International Travel Awards selected few are able to walk away holding the title of the best travel establishments in the world. The World Travel Awards strives to recognize excellence and is the most reputable award, rewarding businesses in travel, tourism, and hospitality niches for their diligent efforts. The internationally accredited and prestigious award ensures that travel ......read more
• SHARE offers members the ability to earn and redeem points across Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure, Entertainment & Cinemas (LEC) portfolio throughout the Kingdom
• Customers can also enjoy a variety of member-exclusive benefits
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, August 2, 2022: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, has expanded the reach of its rewards programme with the launch of SHARE in Saudi Arabia. Following the successful introduction of SHARE in the UAE in 2019, guests across the Kingdom can now earn and redeem points across Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure, Entertainment & Cinemas. The multi-country rewards programme features interoperability of points, enabling members to earn and redeem points ......read more
The true experience of Saudi culinary and culture is set to become the top choice for tourists and residents
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, August 2, 2022: MAIZ, a dream that is about to be accomplished soon at Matal Al Bujairi, a new fine-dining destination being developed as part of the US$20 billion Diriyah Gate Development. The concept has been created by Al Khozama – one of the most prominent player in the Gulf region’s hospitality sector, along with the Saudi Ministry of Culture, Saudi Heritage Commission, Saudi Culinary Commission, and Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) to ensure complete authenticity of Saudi cuisine, culture and heritage.
The menu itself is a standalone artistic project displaying distinctive Saudi dishes prepared with a contemporary flair that is a feast to all ......read more
Riyadh, 20 June 2022 – Al Faisaliah Hotel, Riyadh introduces Joud Lounge, a new stylish venue in the heart of the iconic hotel, perfect for meeting, socialising and connecting with friends and colleagues.
Offering the ultimate lounge experience in one of the most sought-after addresses in Saudi Arabia, Joud Lounge presents an outstanding menu of delectable delights as well as a fine Afternoon Tea experience, creative mocktails, exquisite desserts and artisanal chocolates.
Designed to deliver Al Faisaliah Hotel’s signature hospitality, the new lounge boasts an elegant and comfortable setting with lush interiors and natural daylight. In addition, Joud Lounge features a cake shop with a splendid offering of handcrafted French pastry and chocolate pralines that will tantalise the tastebuds of all lovers of sweet ......read more
June 08, 2022: Brands for Less (BFL) Group, one of the leading off-price and multi-brand retailers, has debuted its first store in Saudi Arabia, officially marking its entry into one of the MENA region’s biggest markets with a fast-growing retail industry.
Located near Exit 6 Road, the new Saudi Arabia store is BFL’s first step towards building a strong presence in the Kingdom. It will also sustain the momentum of BFL’s rapid expansion in the region.
This latest development comes amid immense developments in the Saudi Arabian retail market. The sector’s continuous growth is attributed to the country’s young population and increasing broadband and smartphone penetration rate.
Euromonitor forecasts that Saudi Arabia’s retail industry will expand by about 20 per cent this ......read more
Riyadh: For the second year in a row, voco Riyadh, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts, won the "Best Business Hotel in Riyadh" award at the Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2022. The awards, organized by the popular Business Traveller magazine, were presented in a grand ceremony on May 9 in Dubai, UAE.
The prestigious award is a testament to voco Riyadh’s dedication to providing outstanding services that meet the needs of global business travellers. The hotel’s exceptional design that ensures the comfort and well-being of guests, making it the ultimate destination for all visitors.
Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2022, in their 21st edition this year, saw the best hotels, as well as tourism and travel pioneers in the Middle East, compete with one another to win the coveted ......read more
InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) voco Riyadh and voco Al Khobar hotels are offering a distinct “Ramadan nights” experience to guests throughout the holy month. The hotels have launched elaborate iftar and suhoor buffets, serving delicious eastern and western cuisines in a luxurious and serene ambience.
voco Riyadh and Al Khobar aim to offer a phenomenal experience for both its residents and guests, reflecting voco’s high-end luxurious standards, which the brand is known for the world over.
Guests of voco Riyadh can enjoy Ramadan nights at three different venues within the hotels. The main space is the Ramadan tent called “Bait al-Qamar,” offering a grand buffet with live cooking stations and a variety of authentic Saudi dishes such as gursan, jeraish, bukhari rice, kabsa, harees, margoog, ......read more
Riyadh, 13 April 2022 - With a longstanding legacy of hosting the city’s finest Iftar and Suhoor gatherings in Ramadan, Al Faisaliah Hotel, Riyadh sets a new benchmark this year by rolling out an array of exquisite dining experiences during the Holy Month.
The Fawanees Experience at Al Faisaliah Hotel has long established itself as the byword for Ramadan gatherings in Riyadh, and this year is no exception: guests can enjoy a lavish Iftar with their loved ones in the most exquisite environment with an array of speciality dishes, a variety of desserts and a wide assortment of traditional Ramadan beverages.
The signature grand Iftar tent and the lavish buffet at the Fawanees Experience return, with the Prince Sultan Grand Hall once again transformed into a massive, soul-stirring gourmet theatre, ......read more
REDTAG, the Middle East’s leading value fashion and homeware brand, has launched a new outlet in Granada Mall, located at the heart of Riyadh. The launch is followed by an opening offer of SAR-50 gift vouchers.
March 16, Riyadh, KSA: REDTAG, the region’s favourite value fashion and homeware brand, has launched a new retail store in Granada Mall on Sunday, 27th February. The store launch is part of the brand’s continued expansion spree, which also saw the inauguration of another outlet in Muzahimiyah Mall recently.
Located on the eastern ring road highway, Granada Mall stretches over 1,600,000 sq. ft., with over 200 shops that offer an array of shopping, restaurant, and entertainment options for the whole family to enjoy. Built by Saudi Constructioneers (SAUDICO), Granada Mall ......read more
The new signing aligns with Saudi government’s tourism development plan across secondary cities, and strengthens IHG’s expansion strategy in the Kingdom
10 March 2022: IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of a Management Agreement with Al Rabea Hotels and Trading Co. for Holiday Inn Najran – a conversion property in Najran city in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The hotel is returning to the IHG family having operated as a Holiday Inn hotel from 1995 to 2015.
With this signing, IHG is continues to diversify its portfolio in the country to cater to a new segment of travellers, while aligning with the government's growth plan for secondary cities across the Kingdom. The new hotel is expected to be fully rebranded by end of 2023, with ......read more
REDTAG, the Middle East’s leading value fashion and homeware brand, has launched a new outlet in the Muzahimiyah Mall, located in the Riyadh province. The launch is followed by an opening offer of SAR-30 gift vouchers.
February 28th, Riyadh, KSA: REDTAG, the region’s favourite value fashion and homeware brand, has launched a new retail store in Muzahimiyah Mall on Wednesday, 23rd February. The store launch is part of the brand’s customer-centric approach to increase access for its loyal customer base in one of the fastest-growing towns in Riyadh Province.
Located in the King Abdulaziz Road, Muzahimiyah Mall represents the growth of Al-Muzahmiyya as an activity hub in the Riyadh Province, known for tourist attractions, especially in the winter, and natural abundance. Muzahimiyah Mall also ......read more
24 February, 2022, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair Co. (“Alhokair”), the leading franchise retailer in Saudi Arabia, announced the opening of the first Flying Tiger Copenhagen store in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The launch is a key milestone in Alhokair’s strategy to enhance customer experience by introducing unique concepts to the ever-growing Saudi market. The addition of Flying Tiger Copenhagen is in line with Alhokair’s mission to leverage unique partnerships with international brands to deliver a diversified brand offering to its customers.
Speaking on the store opening, Marwan Moukarzel, Chief Executive Officer at Alhokair said:
“We are committed to partnering with brands that share our vision and ambition to introduce personalised customer ......read more
The 22nd February opening honours Saudi Arabia’s first ever Founding Day celebrations, alongside the highly anticipated Shangri-La brand debut
17th February 2022 – Jeddah, KSA: Shangri-La is making its brand debut in Saudi Arabia on 22nd February – the Kingdom’s inaugural Founding Day – with 220 new light-filled accommodations, three exceptional restaurants, extensive wellness facilities, and a dedicated kids’ club. The opening of Shangri-La Jeddah marks the dawn of a new era for Saudi Arabia as a leisure destination, welcoming discerning travellers in a location blessed by endless views of the Red Sea and set to become one of the city’s most vibrant lifestyle and dining destinations.
The hotel is perfectly positioned within proximity of the city’s premier ......read more
Located on South Obhur in the new Jeddah Corniche, Four Points by Sheraton Jeddah Corniche is ideal for business and leisure travellers
Jeddah, KSA, February 16th, 2022: Four Points by Sheraton, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, has yesterday announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Jeddah Corniche owned by Al Murjan Group Holding. The hotel caters to the needs of everyday business and leisure travellers with its approachable, relaxed design and stylish comfort.
Just 12 minutes away from King Abdulaziz International Airport and close to King Abdullah Sport City Stadium, the hotel is designed with the global traveller in mind. Featuring a classic and timeless aesthetic, the light and neutral colors throughout the hotel evoke a feeling of relaxation and ......read more
Unforgettable luxury destination at the heart of the capital
Shaza Riyadh Hotel Residences, the contemporary luxury hotel residence at the heart of the Saudi capital, continues to enhance the guests’ experience with newly added features and facilities.
Representing exceptional Andalusian charm that combines tradition, culture and modernity, Shaza Riyadh has recently introduced new concepts, services and major upgrades to the existing facilities to support its position as a unique luxury destination at the heart of the capital.
Haythem Al Ayoobi, General Manager of Shaza Riyadh Hotel Residences commented, "The recent upgrades come in line with our efforts to provide an unforgettable stay for the visitors of Riyadh. Shaza Riyadh represents the ideal destination for both business and leisure travellers ......read more
03, February, Riyadh, Saudi: Celebrate Valentine’s day at the award winning Japanese robatayaki restaurant, ROKA Riyadh. The contemporary and stunning venue will set the scene for an intimate and memorable Valentine's dinner experience with a carefully curated tasting menu to share with your loved one.
Guests can start the celebration with a glass of sparkling rosé grape then indulge in Rainer Becker’s award-winning menu. The Valentine’s Tasting Menu (SAR 380) features nine dishes including signature appetizers such us the Yellowtail sashimi with yuzu-truffle dressing, a dish made famous in London, the iceberg lettuce with caramelised onion dressing, the wagyu tartare maki, the shrimp tempura with chili mayonnaise and the beef, ginger and sesame dumplings. Alongside the appetizers, guests will enjoy a ......read more
JLL releases its KSA 2021 Year in Review Report
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – 31 January 2022: The hospitality sector in Saudi Arabia saw an uplift in performance on the back of entertainment events hosted in Q4 2021, according JLL’s year-end report.
In the fourth quarter, Riyadh Season – an entertainment festival – kicked-off in the capital which stimulated greater tourism activity. This was reflected in the city’s hotel occupancy rate, which reached 56% in the YT November 2021 (compared to 48% in the same period of last year).
Similarly in Jeddah, a key event of the year was the Formula 1 race, which took place in December 2021 and attracted domestic and international visitors. In the YT November 2021, Jeddah’s occupancy rate reached 46% – up from 32% in the corresponding period ......read more
8th December, Dubai, UAE: Usher in the New Year at the award winning Japanese robatayaki restaurant, ROKA Riyadh. Welcoming residents and visitors of the kingdom, the contemporary stunning venue will set the background to a memorable and intimate dining experience with two carefully curated tasting menus designed to be enjoyed by the whole table. The residential DJ playing on the terrace from 6pm onwards to closing will ensure diners have a perfect last night for 2021.
The Seasonal Tasting Menu (SAR 400) includes nine dishes, such as the Tuna Tartare, Oscietra Caviar with Wasabi Ponzu Dressing; Shrimp Tempura with Chili Mayonnaise and Salmon Fillet Teriyaki with Sancho Salt. The Premium Tasting Menu (SAR 550) features 10 dishes such as the Yellowtail sashimi with yuzu-truffle dressing, a dish made famous in ......read more
Guests can enjoy an indulgent breakfast and relaxing massage service during their decadent stay
November 28, 2021: To ensure guests make the most of their stay in Saudi Arabia, Rosewood Jeddah presents an array of exclusive offerings with the latest being the Retreat at Rosewood package. Through this lucrative deal one can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, a relaxing massage and Rosewood’s signature attentive butler service ensuring every guest feels like a VIP through the entirety of their stay.
With several types of massage to choose from, guests are promised indulgent pampering by one of the Rosewood spa’s expert therapists at the hotel that overlooks the spectacular Red Sea.
Pain relieving reflexology, aromatherapy using essential oils, Swedish massage to encourage blood ......read more
FUNtastic Afternoon Brunch with Andalusian charm far away from the city hustles
November 24, 2021: Shaza Riyadh Hotel Residences, the contemporary luxury hotel residence in the heart of the Saudi capital is welcoming families with exciting staycation and vacation offers. Designed for families who want to celebrate the holidays in style, Shaza Riyadh aims to reward guests with well-deserved luxury and quality time with their families.
The offers come as part of Shaza Hotels “Festive Forever” campaign and offers a wide range of deals including 40% off on suites when booked directly from the website, and 20 % of room rates. It also includes a further 20% off on all food and beverage options and spa appointments, while children below 12 will get to dine for free and Shaza DISCOVERY members get an ......read more
Accolades include Makkah’s Leading Hotel in Service Excellence and Luxury Cultural Retreat and Luxury Destination Spa
Saudi - November 11, 2021: Raffles Makkah Palace, an exclusive all-suite hotel, known for its unmatched views of the Holy Ka'aba, the Grand Mosque, and the Holy City, has maintained its leading position in the Saudi luxury hospitality market while collecting a string of international hospitality and tourism awards.
Foremost among these coveted international accolades are:
• World Luxury Awards 2021 in the categories - Luxury Cultural Retreat and Luxury Destination Spa
• World Travel Awards Middle East 2021 in the category - Makkah's Leading Hotel in Service Excellence.
Moreover, Raffles Makkah Palace has ranked first on ......read more
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
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
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 ......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 ......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 ......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, ......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 ......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, ......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 ......read more
“Saudi’s construction sector to see faster recovery with the utilisation of drones in the ‘new normal’ - FEDS CEO”, for immediate publication.
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 ......read more