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Bahrain to host the fifth annual Arab Aviation and Media Summit
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 1 September, 2015 5:46 am
The 2015 Arab Aviation and Media Summit (AAMS) will be held in Bahrain, it was announced today. The event, which is a joint industry initiative by world-leading organizations, will take place on the 7th & 8th of December 2015 in the Kingdom of Bahrain’s capital,...
GCC undergoing one of the world’s biggest infrastructure transformations
Business & Money | Tuesday 1 September, 2015 5:20 am
Massive investment in transforming infrastructure projects across the GCC is attracting some of the world’s biggest names in construction, according to the man behind two of the region’s leading construction events. “More than US$193 billion in...
E-services for private sector launched
Business & Money | Monday 31 August, 2015 7:02 am
Labor Minister Mufrej Al-Haqabani has launched a series of electronic projects and facilities provided to the private sector companies, the SPA reported on Sunday. The projects and facilities include electronic visa issuance for the distinguished firms, which achieved the required Saudization...
Business & Money | Monday 31 August, 2015 6:34 am
In continuation of the development of King Abdullah Economic City and in response to the overwhelming demand for its residential communities, King Abdullah Economic City’s (KAEC) has announced the launch of 365 ready homes in “Al-Waha” Village. The launch event will be held at the ...
KACARE Delegation Visits Masdar City
Environment & Energy | Monday 31 August, 2015 5:37 am
 Masdar officials hosted a delegation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) at Masdar City and provided a guided tour of the world’s most sustainable urban development. The KACARE delegation began its two-day visit to Masdar...
SR795m daily loss if oil use not checked
Environment & Energy | Sunday 30 August, 2015 5:57 am
 A group of economic experts has warned that the Kingdom stands to lose SR795 million per day by using oil to generate electricity and for water desalination, and called for tapping renewable and alternative energy resources. According to statistics, the Kingdom’s current oil...
NWC makes early arrangements for Hajj and provides electronic services for pilgrims
Environment & Energy | Sunday 30 August, 2015 5:53 am
NWC held a workshop for discussing the activities of Executive Hajj Committee in Makkah and Masha’er for serving pilgrims of Hajj season 1436h. The workshop was attended by CEO, executive management and Company Hajj team. During this workshop, NWC reviewed its readiness plan for managing...
Mobily launches new Data Centre in Buraidah
Technology & IT | Sunday 30 August, 2015 5:50 am
Mobily, a leading provider of innovative communications services, has increased its data center Infrastructure capacity after launching a new data center in the city of Buraidah; this massively enhances the company’s telecommunication and information Space. The opening of the data centre...
Complex to treat cancer for free
Healthcare | Saturday 29 August, 2015 6:08 am
A contract was signed recently to establish a specialist medical complex to treat cancer patients for free. The contract was signed in the presence of Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal on Monday. The complex, which will cost SR147 million, will be established in the Jeddah governorate on the...
Technical colleges to ease enrollment of soldiers’ kin
Culture & Education | Saturday 29 August, 2015 5:30 am
As a mark of support for Saudi soldiers stationed on the southern borders, the Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) has pledged to secure the admission of their children to various institutions and colleges to further their education. The announcement was made by TVTC Gov. Ali...