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London’s First Fashion-Branded Residences with Versace Home Launched
Business & Money | Tuesday 21 July, 2015 12:56 am
 Luxury real estate developer DICO UK Property Holdings Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of DAMAC International Limited, has announced the first of its fashion residences in London with a 50-storey, 360 unit project with interior designs by Versace. The lobby, amenities and interiors for each...
PayPal Celebrates Listing on Nasdaq and Completes Separation from eBay Inc.
Business & Money | Tuesday 21 July, 2015 12:12 am
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (“PayPal”) (Nasdaq : PYPL) announced today that it has completed its separation from eBay Inc. (“eBay”) and is now an independent public company trading on the Nasdaq  Stock Market under the ticker symbol “PYPL.” The company’s...
Replies on delayed projects ‘fail to satisfy Nazaha’
Business & Money | Sunday 19 July, 2015 4:30 am
 The National Anti-Corruption Commission, Nazaha, is not satisfied with the explanations and reasons provided by some ministries for delayed projects, sources in the know of things have said. Some of the ministries concerned failed to even conduct investigations into the lapses leading to ...
Haramain train to make dry run soon, says transport minister
Business & Money | Saturday 18 July, 2015 6:00 am
Transport Minister Abdullah Al-Muqbil, who is chairman of the board of the Saudi Railways Organization (SRO), revealed that electricity has been connected through overhead lines for the Haramain High-Speed Railway network. Al-Muqbil said the train has been tested on the line with a gradual...
Nine GCC teams to deal with labor issues
Business & Money | Saturday 18 July, 2015 4:29 am
Nine technical teams set up by the GCC Council of Labor and Social Affairs Ministers are working on preparing periodic reports about the status of the GCC labor market in order to establish a unified position in international organizations, set up an ideal work plan, and exchange...
Regional community support shown for 'Be CAREEM'
Business & Money | Friday 17 July, 2015 7:57 am
 CAREEM has successfully concluded its regional Ramadan CSR campaign across the 18 cities it operates in, providing proactive support to their local communities through proactive initiatives. ‘Be CAREEM’, was initially launched through a captivating video on social media to involve ...
CityW unites seven brands under one roof
Business & Money | Friday 17 July, 2015 3:39 am
CityW shares its customers’ aspirations for stylish and contemporary furniture, taking pride in distancing itself from the outdated styles offered by imported brands.  As a part from Al Mutlaq Holdings, CityW brings together seven of the most famous brands for home furnishings,...
Qualification tests a must for engineers
Business & Money | Friday 17 July, 2015 1:47 am
All Saudi and expatriate engineers will have to undergo certain tests before they get licenses to work in Saudi Arabia, the head of engineering offices at the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI), Talal Samarqandi, has said. Earlier, the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) had announced the ...
Business & Money | Thursday 16 July, 2015 4:52 pm
Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C., announced its financial results for the first six months of 2015, reporting a Net Profit of QAR 302.4 million. This represents an increase of 17% over its financial results for the same period of last year. Al Khaliji France S.A.’s net profit was ...
SABB and MasterCard Launch Traveler Rewards Program with Hassle-Free Cash Back Benefits
Business & Money | Thursday 16 July, 2015 4:55 am
Saudi British Bank (SABB) and MasterCard today launched the MasterCard Traveler Rewards program (MTR), first of its kind across Middle East and Africa. The program aims to reward consumers when using their MasterCard credit cards while shopping at any of the participating merchants. Through the...