20 Safar 1443 - 28 September 2021
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Eye of Riyadh
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150 design, construction companies visit NEOM
Business & Money | Tuesday 14 September, 2021 1:07 am
About 150 design and construction companies visited NEOM in the last four days, as the Saudi giga project aims to explore partnership opportunities. NEOM is seeking contractors for, and investors in the giga project, which is located in northwest of Saudi Arabia, on the Red Sea...
Cisco commits to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040
Business & Money | Tuesday 14 September, 2021 12:50 am
 Today Cisco announced that it is committing to reaching net zero for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across all scopes by 2040, 10 years ahead of when climate scientists say the planet must reach net zero to avoid the worst impacts of climate change. Cisco’s net zero goal will be supported...
Saudi private sector grows 11% in Q2 despite slowdown in oil GDP
Business & Money | Tuesday 14 September, 2021 12:31 am
Saudi Arabia’s private sector grew by 11 percent in the second quarter of 2021, compared to the same period last year, pushing GDP up by 1.8 percent. Latest figures from the General Authority for Statistics (Gastat) published today showed an 8.4 percent growth in the Kingdom’s non-oil...
 Petrolube Oil participates in ‘Omnipreneurship Award 2021’ to promote environmental sustainability
Business & Money | Monday 13 September, 2021 11:20 am
Petrolube Oil has successfully qualified to participate in the global 2021 Omnipreneurship Awards: through its Sustainability Branch Challenge. After a tough competition during which several companies pitched their proposals on business challenges to which they are seeking an innovative and...
Almarai participates in the Hotel Show 2021 in Riyadh
Business & Money | Sunday 12 September, 2021 12:08 am
Almarai participated in the Hotel Show 2021 in Saudi Arabia, which was held for the first time in Riyadh at Riyadh Front Center for Exhibitions and Conferences from the 7th till the 9th of September 2021. The Hotel Show 2021 is an annual event that brings together the leaders of the hotel and...
IDC Announces Strategic Partnership with the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority Ahead of Virtual CIO Summit
Business & Money | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:29 am
International Data Corporation (IDC) is delighted to announce that the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) will participate in the upcoming virtual edition of the IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit 2021 as the event's Strategic Partner, while the Ministry of Human Resources and...
FII Institute invests in Interstellar Lab, accelerating sustainable farming on Earth and in space
Business & Money | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:27 am
Population projections stress the need for sustainable living on our planet and on others. FII Institute announces today an investment in Interstellar Lab, a space technology company designing closed loop biodomes for sustaining life on Earth, the moon, and Mars. FII Institute is a global...
Business & Money | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:24 am
Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) presented various models of the latest next-generation aircraft seats in both business and economy classes which will be included in the airline’s upcoming new Airbus A321XLR aircraft deliveries. During the two-day event held at the SAUDIA Club at the...
AMC Cinemas offers free cinema tickets to students with double Covid-19 vaccination
Business & Money | Wednesday 8 September, 2021 12:07 am
AMC Cinemas, the first global cinema operator in Saudi Arabia, is offering free cinema tickets to students aged 12-18 years who have received both vaccine doses for Covid-19. The incentive has been developed in support of the Ministry of Health’s aim to ensure a safe return to school. The...
Saudi Aramco Inaugurates IKK Mateenbar, the Kingdom's First GFRP Rebar Production Facility
Business & Money | Tuesday 7 September, 2021 12:42 am
Saudi Aramco’s Senior Vice President of Technical Services, Ahmad Al-Sa’adi, recently inaugurated the first fiberglass rebar facility in Saudi Arabia, IKK Mateenbar.  The facility was established under a memorandum of understanding signed in 2019 by New Zealand’s Pultron Composites, and...