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Bahrain king, Alwaleed discuss regional and economic issues
Business & Money | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:15 am
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), visited Bahrain on Wednesday. Prince Alwaleed was received by Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, personal representative of King Hamad at Bahrain International Airport.The prince was accompanied by a delegation that included...
Mataf will be fully operational in Ramadan
Business & Money | Saturday 25 April, 2015 9:02 am
The expansion of the mataf, or circumambulation area around the Kaaba, will be ready this Ramadan, with a capacity for 100,000 worshippers an hour.This was confirmed on Friday by Sultan Al-Qurashi, director of project management at the Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques, according...
250,000 citizens benefit from KACND programs
Business & Money | Friday 24 April, 2015 10:54 am
The Riyadh-based King Abdul Aziz Center for National Dialogue (KACND) disclosed Thursday that as many as 250,000 have benefited from its programs and activities during the past two years.This includes training programs and various dialogues and activities that featured nearly 1,826 talk shows in...
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 3:49 pm
The Panda Retail Company, one of Savola group companies, has signed a contract with Anan Iskan the leading worker accommodations company, in which Anan will provide housing services for PRC’s workers.The contract was signed by PRC’s Chief Executive Officer Mouaffaq Jamal, while Eng. Faisal...
Sundus Investments Projects Inks Deal with Shaksy Engineering Services
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 2:38 pm
Sundus Investments Projects LLC, specialists in mixed-use developments in the Middle East, has signed an agreement with Shaksy Engineering Services (SES) to begin work on the first phase of the Sundus Airport Heights development in Muscat, which will be operated by Rotana Hotels when complete. The...
Al-Jazeera Paints supports the 2nd Forum of SAA
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 1:26 pm
Al-Jazeera Paints, the giant of high quality paint industry in the Middle East and surrounding regions provided a generous donation to the Saudi Art Association ( SAA) , to hold its 2nd forum and launch its Al-Jazeera Paints Award competition under the title : (the Two Holy Mosques…Soul...
DAMAC Properties Dubai :Revenues up 11%, Net profit of AED 792.9 million
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 1:11 am
Properties Dubai Co PJSC Financial Results for Q1 2015DAMAC Properties Dubai Co PJSC (DFM: DAMAC) (“DAMAC” or the "Company"), a leading developer of high-end property in the Middle East, announces results for the quarter ending 31st March 2015.Financial Highlights for Quarter 1...
Middle East telecom leaders gather in Amman
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 12:47 am
ITU Arab Regional Development Forum discusses the role of broadband in spurring sustainable developmentDubai, UAE, April 20, 2015 - Key stakeholders from across the Middle East’s telecoms industry gathered in the Jordanian capital of Amman recently for the International Telecommunication...
Business & Money | Thursday 23 April, 2015 12:13 am
Veolia, the global leader in environmental resources management, today unveiled a new cutting edge digital water solution: The Smart Water Box. It will help cities of the Gulf Countries operate more efficiently the management of their water resources.The Smart Water Box was revealed at the 17tt...
Saxo Bank strengthens its capital base with EUR 77.5 million
Business & Money | Wednesday 22 April, 2015 2:55 pm
Saxo Bank, the global online trading and investment specialist, has announced that it has strengthened its capital base by issuing Convertible Tier 2 Notes in exchange for EUR 46.25 million and by issuing new equity capital in the amount of EUR 31.25 million. CarVal Investors, a leading global...