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Eye of Riyadh
Eye of Riyadh

Fiera di Vicenza and its strategic partner L’Azurde organize roadshows in Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Saturday 28 February, 2015 1:47 am
he world looks to the Saudi gold market as it is the fourth-largest market in the world in terms of gold consumption, and the first in the Arab region. It accounts for a third of the demand in the Middle East, and the main engine behind the rest of the GCC markets. In Qatar alone, Saudi Arabia's...
All Makkah projects ‘must display Islamic identity’
Business & Money | Friday 27 February, 2015 1:13 pm
Makkah Gov. and Chairman of the Central Haj Committee Prince Khaled Al-Faisal stressed the need to ensure all projects in Makkah are designed to display an Arab and Islamic identity.During a meeting in Jeddah on Thursday with members of the Higher Supervisory Committee of the Custodian of the Two...
KSA land of opportunities, says Indian business tycoon Shetty
Business & Money | Friday 27 February, 2015 3:02 am
The UAE-based Indian business tycoon B. R. Shetty plans to open 150 branches of UAE Exchange across Saudi Arabia as part of his efforts to expand his operations in the Kingdom.Speaking to Arab News, Shetty said his group has taken over the majority shares in the London-based foreign exchange giant...
P&G Brands Win Four Categories at the Product of the Year Gulf 2015 Awards
Business & Money | Thursday 26 February, 2015 4:22 pm
Procter & Gamble (P&G) came first in four coveted product innovation awards at the recently held Product of the Year Gulf 2015 awards. The Product of the Year awards, which are selected by an independent consumer survey of consumers in the Gulf, guide consumers to the best products in their market...
Euromoney Saudi Arabia Set to Examine Opportunities of Kingdom’s Economic Diversification
Business & Money | Thursday 26 February, 2015 4:59 am
The need for greater economic diversification in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – and the opportunities that diversification will create for local and international banks – will be reviewed at the forthcoming Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference 2015, which is set to take place in May. Weak global...
The Coca-Cola Foundation and INJAZ Al- ARAB’s Ripples of Happiness Youth Empowerment Initiative
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 February, 2015 2:20 pm
The Coca-Cola Foundation, in partnership with INJAZ Al-Arab, have declared the winners of the sixth edition of the ‘Ripples of Happiness’ program from a wide variety of projects submitted by hundreds of Arab youth across Middle East. This exciting semester has resulted in over a whopping 4000...
Free food this week for taxi users in the Kingdom!
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 February, 2015 2:00 pm
For the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Taxi users can now enjoy a free meal by just taking a taxi ride using the Easy Taxi application as of Thursday 26th of February 2015; continuing out effort in making each ride more enjoyable and rewarding.All you need to do is just download the...
“RAINBOW Milk” Jeddah enters the Platinum Category of Saudization
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 February, 2015 1:54 am
“Rainbow Milk” has a long history in GCC region especially in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and shares a close relationship with many generations in the kingdom.Today “Rainbow Milk” is proud of its journey and has become a part of consumers’ lives for generations. But not many people know where ...
The Big 5 Saudi To Present the First Ladies Only LEED Workshop
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 February, 2015 12:57 am
The Big 5 Saudi – International Building and Construction Show has announced the first ladies only LEED workshop during this year’s event. The full day workshop, LEED for ladies v4 objectives and strategies, will take place on Wednesday 11th March from 9:00am until 6:15pm at the Holiday Inn...
Serco consortium wins $185m Saudi rail contract
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 February, 2015 12:47 am
A consortium led by Serco Group has signed a contract with the Saudi Railway Company to provide management and technical support for its operations on the North South Railway (NSR).The deal, worth around 120 million pounds ($185 million) to Serco over five years, is the firm’s first major rail...