20 Sha'aban 1445 - 2 March 2024
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Ninth Global Competitiveness Forum opens in Riyadh
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 3:50 pm
The ninth annual Global Competitiveness Forum opened last night at a ceremony attended by government dignitaries, business experts and leading academics from Saudi Arabia and abroad. In his opening remarks, HE Abdullatif Al-Othman, the Governor and Chairman of the Saudi Arabia General Investment ...
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 3:47 pm
"Al Waleef Group" acquired “Mabkhara Al Emarat Co.", a highly renowned and deeply rooted company specialized for more than 13 years in selling incense, perfumery products and oriental accessories in Saudi Arabia. On this occasion, Mr. Abduljabbar Al-Bu Khuder, General...
“Taqeem” to take part in Jeddah Exhibition for Real Estate and Housing next month
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 2:53 pm
Among its permanent presence in the official and public awareness forums, the Saudi Authority for Accredited Valuers “Taqeem” participates in Jeddah Exhibition for Real Estate, Housing and Constructional Development (Restatex Exhibition Jeddah 2016), which will be held in Jeddah...
SEDCO Holding Group Addresses Youth Financial Inclusion
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 1:11 pm
Hosted by Operation HOPE in January in Atlanta (Georgia, USA), the 2016 Hope Global Forums Annual Meeting convened to Reimagine the Global Economy with a focus on ‘Inclusive Economics’. Setting forth a goal to outline a solid vision for today’s global economy, the meeting...
Guillermo Ossés joins Man GLG as Head of Emerging Market Debt Strategies
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 1:08 pm
Man GLG, the discretionary investment management business of Man Group plc, one of the world’s largest independent alternative investment managers, announces that Guillermo Ossés has joined the firm as Head of Emerging Market Debt Strategies, based in New York.   In the...
Sinopec to set up technology center in DTV Science Park
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 7:29 am
China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) signed an agreement with Dhahran Techno Valley Company (DTVC) to establish a state-of-the-art center for technology and innovation in DTV Science Park. The signing and groundbreaking ceremony was held on Jan. 21, on the sidelines of a visit by a...
King Abdullah Humanitarian Prize set up
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 7:26 am
The King Abdullah International Foundation for Humanitarian Deeds has instituted the King Abdullah Humanitarian Prize in memory of the late king and his contributions in various fields nationally and internationally.  The international award will be given once in two years in four fields...
Shell Saudi trip to Shell Technology Centre in Hamburg
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 6:53 am
Recently , senior representatives from some of Shell JOSLOC’ most important industrial clients in the Middle East  enjoyed a visit to the Shell Technology Centre in Hamburg, Germany – courtesy of the company’s Saudi operating division, Shell Saudi Arabia...
Arabia CSR Awards 9th Cycle launched
Business & Money | Monday 25 January, 2016 2:00 am
The 2016 edition of the Arab Region’s most sought after annual awards was officially introduced in a press launch in Cairo, Egypt. In a new move, the Arabia CSR Awards 2016 first public launch was held outside the United Arab Emirates, and in a North African country. The objective was to...
Investcorp partners with the Bindawood family
Business & Money | Sunday 24 January, 2016 1:20 pm
Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investment products, today announced that it has acquired a minority stake in one of Saudi Arabia’s leading supermarket and hypermarket groups, Bindawood Holding (“Bindawood” or the...