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King Salman to attend Prince Naif International Prize event
Government | Friday 26 June, 2015 4:53 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman is scheduled to attend an awards ceremony in Madinah during the first half of Ramadan, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said Thursday.   King Salman will hand over the Prince Naif Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for the Prophet’s Sunnah and...
The new dimension of handsfree video door entry systems
Technology & IT | Friday 26 June, 2015 2:17 am
The new Elvox TAB Free speakerphone video door entry unit embodies all the innovative technological and stylistic features of the TAB line, but with a touch more comfort. Because, as well as the ultra-thin thickness, capacitive keypad, colour display and contemporary design, TAB Free adds the...
Krabi Resort Officially Relaunches as Dusit Thani
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 26 June, 2015 1:41 am
July 1st 2015 marks the official opening of the Dusit Thani Krabi Beach Resort, located on a secluded stretch of the beautiful Klong Muang Beach on the west coast of southern Thailand. “Rebranding under the Dusit Thani label, the original hotel brand of leading Asian hospitality group...
Porsche Saudi Arabia celebrates Ramadan with model showcase
Cars & Autos | Thursday 25 June, 2015 4:12 pm
Embodying the highest levels of luxury, Porsche Saudi Arabia, has announced its celebration of the Holy Month through the platinum sponsorship of the Ramadan tent at the exclusive Ritz-Carlton Riyadh, as well as an exclusive four-car showcase.   Central to the first-time partnership...
Ericsson announces new Head of Customer Unit for Ericsson GCC and Pakistan
Technology & IT | Thursday 25 June, 2015 2:43 pm
Ericsson announced that Patrik Melander has been appointed as Head of Customer Unit for the GCC and Pakistan (GCP).  In his new role, Melander will oversee Ericsson’s business within GCC and Pakistan geographies in addition to his current responsibilities as Head of Global Customer Unit...
Nahdi Medical Moves its Office Headquarters to a New Building “Oasis Nahdi”
Business & Money | Thursday 25 June, 2015 2:30 pm
Nahdi Medical Company, the largest retail pharmacy chain in the Middle East and North Africa, in its continued commitment to provide a better work environment for its employees, has moved its office headquarters to a new building, called “Oasis Nahdi.” Located on Malik Road in the...
Anan Iskan awarded contract to build and manage quality accommodation for Pepsi Bugshan workers
Business & Money | Thursday 25 June, 2015 1:53 pm
Pepsi Bugshan Factory has signed an agreement with Anan Iskan, the leading Saudi developer of manpower accommodation, to provide quality housing for the beverage company’s workforce.    . The agreement was signed by the CHRO Eng. Khaled Sayoti from Pepsi Bugshan...
New global education research holds important lessons for the Middle East
Culture & Education | Thursday 25 June, 2015 1:38 pm
Learning company Pearson today publishes two new reports by the world-leading education expert Professor John Hattie which call into question some of the key reform policies pursued by governments in the last twenty years. Hattie’s research promises to be useful for education policy makers...
Kuwait Airways receives its first A330-200
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 25 June, 2015 1:30 pm
Kuwait Airways has taken delivery of its first A330-200, becoming a new operator for the type. In February 2014, Kuwait Airways announced the lease of 12 Airbus aircraft including 7 A320ceo and 5 A330-200s in addition to the purchase of 25 aircraft including 10 A350-900 and 15 A320neo Family...
Emaar Residences at the Fairmont Makkah celebrates blissful living in an unmatched setting
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 25 June, 2015 1:28 pm
Emaar Middle East, a subsidiary of Emaar Properties PJSC, is celebrating blissful living in the unmatched setting of luxury serviced apartments in Emaar Residences at the Fairmont Makkah, in close proximity to one of the holiest sites on earth. Elegantly designed and superbly serviced, the Emaar...