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“Tayebat” electronic platform launched at Unaizah Dates Season
Business & Money | Monday 16 August, 2021 10:49 am
Tayebat Electronic Platform has officially kicked off its operations in conjunction with the launch of the Unaizah Dates Season 2021 under the slogan (Entrepreneurship and Online Shopping). The platform offers marketplace for buying and sales services through an electronic auction or at a ...
18 billion spending on local content... and 40% drop in water consumption
Business & Money | Monday 16 August, 2021 1:12 am
 The 2nd sustainability report by stc revealed that spending on local content has increased to more than 18 billion Riyals, aiming to achieve sustainability and create a positive environmental impact, continuing to support the progress achieved in the community development, while the group...
Top Paint Companies in the Middle East
Business & Money | Sunday 15 August, 2021 9:29 am
One may ask: what are the top paint brands? This article was written to answer specifically this question. We will focus on the top paint companies in the Middle East, providing a list of the top 9th companies with a short introduction of each. 1. Jazeera Paints CompanyIn 1979, Jazeera Paints...
Buraidah festival creates 4,000 job opportunities
Business & Money | Sunday 15 August, 2021 12:36 am
The organizers of Buraidah Date Festival say it has created more than 4,000 seasonal job opportunities, through date auctions and temporary and seasonal work. The festival focused particularly on providing opportunities for young people to enter employment, in line with Saudi Vision...
Saudi Arabia explores hydrogen opportunities with Germany amid push for global market share
Business & Money | Thursday 12 August, 2021 12:55 am
Saudi Arabia is turning to Germany to explore opportunities in hydrogen as the Kingdom is vying to be one of the largest players in the fuel of the future. The Saudi Cabinet last night approved a memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Energy and Germany’s Federal Ministry of...
Saudi industrial production rose almost 12% YoY in June
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 August, 2021 7:04 am
Saudi Arabia’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) rose by 11.9 percent in June 2021 from a year earlier and by 3.6 percent from May, official data showed today. The increase resulted almost exclusively from higher production in mining and quarrying, which gained 19.3 percent on an annual...
Saudi international airports fly high in global rankings
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 August, 2021 6:07 am
Saudi Arabia’s international airports have soared in the top 100 world rankings despite the impact on air travel due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, according to Skytrax. The international air transport rating organization evaluated more than 500 airlines and airports from...
Careem appoints new general manager for its operations in Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 August, 2021 1:43 am
Careem announced the appointment of Ghaith Al Johani as General Manager in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.Al Johani is one of the Saudi Arabia’s youth leaders, who have contributed to enhancing the presence and growth of many international institutions and brands. Ghaith comes with more than 15...
DHL Express shapes future for sustainable aviation with the order of first-ever all-electric cargo planes from Eviation
Business & Money | Tuesday 10 August, 2021 3:41 am
 DHL Express, the world’s leading express service provider, and Eviation, the Seattle-area based global manufacturer of all-electric aircraft, today write aviation history in announcing that DHL is the first to order 12 fully electric Alice eCargo planes from Eviation. With this engagement...
 The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) has signed an agreement with Lenovo to become the official technology partner for the Saudi Federation and National Teams.
Business & Money | Tuesday 10 August, 2021 2:50 am
The cooperation was announced during a press conference held at the headquarters of the Saudi Football Association in Riyadh on Sunday, 8th August in the presence of Vice President of the Saudi Federation, Khaled Al Thebity, Ibrahim Al-Qasim, Secretary-General at SAFF,Council member Naim Al-Bakr,...