11 Muharram 1446 - 17 July 2024
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Cityscape Egypt 2024:  The Largest Edition to Date, Set to Run from September 25 to 28
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 3:58 pm
Featuring the Return of the Cityscape Conference with Key Decision-Makers Supporting Real Estate Sector Development Informa Markets, a globally renowned leader in organizing exhibitions, has unveiled plans for the largest edition of Cityscape to date. The 13th edition of this premier event is...
Cabinet approves national minerals program
Government | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:21 am
The Cabinet approved today, July 16, the development of a national minerals program, which will be linked to the Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources.  The Cabinet also approved the extension of the Jeddah Historic Project for an additional two years. ...
Saudi Re gets regulatory approval on capital hike
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:17 am
Saudi Reinsurance Co. (Saudi Re) has received the approval of the Insurance Authority on the capital increase, while suspending the pre-emptive rights. The Public Investment Fund (PIF) will fully subscribe to the new shares, bringing its ownership in the company to 23.08% after the capital...
Jadwa Investment acquires majority stake in Tikkaway Restaurants in Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:15 am
Jadwa Investment has announced its latest private equity investment in the food and beverage (F&B) industry by acquiring a majority stake in Tikkaway Restaurants, marking Jadwa's first acquisition in the Kingdom’s restaurant sector.   In a statement to Argaam, the company...
Tibbiyah’s subsidiary wins 2 contracts worth SAR 198.7M with NUPCO
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:14 am
Arabian International Healthcare Holding Co.’s (Tibbiyah) subsidiary, International Medical Supplies Co. (Premma Health), won two supply-upon-request contracts worth SAR 198.69 million with National Unified Procurement Co. (NUPCO). In a statement to Tadawul, Tibbiyah said Premma Health will...
Industry Ministry explains National Minerals Program tasks, impact
Government | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:12 am
The Cabinet issued a decision, on July 16, to establish the National Minerals Program under the umbrella of the Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources. The Ministry said in a statement on X platform that the most prominent tasks of the program include the quality and sufficiency of...
ACWA Power sells 35% of stake in 2 subsidiaries for SAR 595.9M
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:10 am
ACWA Power signed on July 16 a sale and purchase agreement to sell 35% of its shareholding in ACWA Power Bash Wind Project Holding Co. Ltd. and ACWA Power Uzbekistan Wind Project Holding Co. Ltd. to China Southern Power Grid International Co. Ltd. In a statement to Tadawul, the...
PIF launches 3 new renewable energy JVs
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 11:09 am
The Public Investment Fund (PIF) signed today, July 16, three new agreements to localize in Saudi Arabia the manufacturing and assembly of equipment and components needed for solar and wind power.   These agreements have been entered into by the Renewable Energy Localization Company...
Ministry offers 100 enablers, incentives to industrial, mining investors
Business & Money | Wednesday 17 July, 2024 10:15 am
Minister of Industry and Mineral Resources Bandar Alkhorayef said that the industry and mineral resources system offers up to 100 capabilities and incentives to investors in the industrial and mining sectors.   Alkhorayef explained during a strategic workshop organized by the Private ...
Rocco Forte Hotels Welcomes Saudi Tourists with ITA Airways' New Direct Flight from Rome to Riyadh
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 16 July, 2024 4:25 pm
In a landmark development, ITA Airways has launched its first direct flight from Rome to Riyadh, significantly enhancing air connectivity and tourism between Italy and Saudi Arabia. In parallel with this exciting launch, Rocco Forte Hotels is delighted to welcome tourists from the Kingdom of Saudi...