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Saudi Power Sector To Surge With Us $90 Billion Investments
Environment & Energy | Friday 15 November, 2019 2:58 am
Saudi Arabia’s energy sector will witness an era of high-speed digital transformation as investment of US $90 billion fast-tracks its Vision 2030 sustainability, R&D and manufacturing aims, according to a leading data and cable solutions distributor.  Speaking ahead of the Middle...
Saudi water chiefs sign deal to plant 5 million trees by 2030
Environment & Energy | Thursday 14 November, 2019 4:25 am
Saudi water chiefs have agreed to plant 5 million trees in the Kingdom by 2030 as part of a joint initiative to protect the environment. Abdulrahman Al-Fadhli, the Saudi minister of environment, water and agriculture, watched the signing of a memorandum of cooperation with the country’s...
Uaq Showcases Investment Opportunities In Kaar Makkah Project To Banque Saudi Fransi Delegation
Business & Money | Thursday 14 November, 2019 2:35 am
Umm Alqura for Development and Construction (UAQ), the owner and main developer of the King Abdulaziz Road (KAAR) project in Makkah, welcomed a delegation from Banque Saudi Fransi (BSF) headed by Mr. Mazen Hani Al Tamimi, Head of the Institutional Banking Group. During the visit, the delegation...
Princess Haifa and other influential regional figures share experiences and advice during Misk Global Forum
Culture & Education | Thursday 14 November, 2019 2:23 am
The evolving nature of the workplace and the challenge the new generation faced was in the spotlight on Tuesday during a panel discussion on Day 1 of the annual meeting of the Misk Global Forum in Riyadh. The panel of influential and inspirational women from the region included: Princess Haifa...
HPE Signs Agreement with Zain to support Digital Transformation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Technology & IT | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 12:57 pm
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Zain, a leading Saudi telecoms company, to offer digital transformation solutions to customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The MOU between the parties’ states that the two companies will work together on ...
Saudi Arabia’s Flagship Misk Foundation signs MoU with Hub71 for Cross-Market Access into the UAE and KSA
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 12:48 pm
During the three-day Misk Global Forum in Riyadh, the Misk Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hub71, Abu Dhabi’s global tech ecosystem, that outlined steps towards creating a more dynamic market for startups between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab...
Baker Hughes to Expand Chemicals Manufacturing Capabilities with New Facility in Saudi Arabia
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 11:45 am
Baker Hughes (NYSE: BKR) broke ground on its first chemicals manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia, designed to help customers improve production, reduce costs, and maximize the value of their assets across the chemicals value chain.    The company held a ground-breaking ceremony...
SDRPY, SU train 80 professionals from 14 Saudi govt entities
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 3:44 am
The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) officials jointly organized the 1st Saudi-UK Stabilization Workshop here Tuesday. The workshop was jointly held with counterparts from the Stabilization Unit (SU) of the Department for International Development (DFID), the...
Uber and Alnahda Society celebrate graduating Saudi women drivers
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 1:48 am
Uber and Alnahda, a non-profit organization, hosted a special ceremony in recognition of women who benefited from the partnership between Uber and Alnahda, and earned their driver’s licenses from the Saudi Driving School (SDS).  The ceremony took place at Alnahda’s...
Culture & Education | Wednesday 13 November, 2019 12:40 am
 The fourth edition of Misk Global Forum was launched here with a large presence and extensive media coverage from different countries around the world. The three-day event features international speakers, international partners and others. Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman ...
Spain's Super Cup set for Saudi Arabia
Spain's Super Cup set for Saudi Arabia
Tuesday 12 November, 2019 3:12