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Almarai wins 12 awards and rankings during 2020, cementing its commitment to quality
Business & Money | Sunday 17 January, 2021 3:53 pm
During the year 2020, Almarai won more than 12 awards and rankings at local, regional, and international levels in various financial, administrative, marketing, quality, safety, consumer satisfaction, and sustainability fields. To reinforce its commitment to its firm motto, “Quality you can...
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 10 January, 2021 9:15 am
The first ever destination brand campaign for AlUla, the heritage and culture centrepiece of Saudi Arabia, was unveiled today. The campaign, developed by the Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) with creative partners Leo Burnett, includes a 90” film directed by renowned cinematographer Bruno...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Receives 1st Dose of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccine
Government | Friday 8 January, 2021 10:39 pm
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received here today the first dose of Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine.For his part, the Minister of Health Dr. Tawfig bin Fawzan Al Rabiah extended thanks to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques who provided all support for the ...
Gaming Industry Remains a Smart Investment
Business & Money | Sunday 13 December, 2020 7:57 pm
2020 Gave Huge Boost to Gaming with More Innovations ComingThe gaming industry in 2020 is drawing close attention to itself. With growing sales, the manufacturers of gaming consoles plan to increase their profitability in an unprecedented way. Despite global economic setbacks in 2020 due to...
Cisco Research: UAE and KSA’s CIOs Identify New Strategies to Navigate Changing World
Technology & IT | Sunday 29 November, 2020 2:06 pm
Cisco’s inaugural CIO Perspectives survey has identified the strategic priorities for 1,300 decisionmakers globally, across markets including the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As CIOs navigate new territories, how their IT teams operate on a day-to-day basis and how...
77% of KSA Consumers are Shopping More Online Since the Start of Pandemic, Reveals Mastercard Study
Business & Money | Tuesday 24 November, 2020 11:53 am
As the global COVID-19 pandemic continues to spur e-commerce, a Mastercard study has revealed the rapid growth of online shopping, with nearly three out of four Saudi consumers shopping more online than they did before the pandemic.  The study provides significant insights into how...
Saudi Arabia's Electricity Sector Undergoes Largest, Most Comprehensive Transformation On A Global Scale
Environment & Energy | Saturday 21 November, 2020 12:25 am
A press conference was held on Monday 16th November 2020, organized by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Energy, to announce sweeping electricity sector reforms that will ensure the long-term health and sustainability of the electricity sector and the achievements of the Kingdom's goal under Vision...
Digital Transformation and Cloud Security are top priority for 79% of Middle East Enterprises: Trend Micro Survey
Technology & IT | Wednesday 18 November, 2020 4:16 pm
  In the era of the coronavirus pandemic, digital transformation, and cloud security (79%) are the chart-topping topics enterprises want to know more about. They are followed by threat and vulnerability research (62%), and risk and compliance (49%), as shown by a pre-event survey of 2,064 ...
Retail traffic and sales in KSA set to soar during Black Friday: Criteo study
Business & Money | Tuesday 17 November, 2020 1:57 pm
Retail traffic and sales in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) are set to peak once again during Black Friday (November 27) this year. Data from Criteo has shown that Black Friday 2019 saw an average of 336% increase in sales and a 170% increase in traffic. Similar trends are expected this year, with ...
Kpmg: Saudi-listed Insurers Report Strong Performance In H1 2020 Amid Covid-19 Impacts
Business & Money | Tuesday 29 September, 2020 9:59 pm
Saudi insurers witnessed a substantial increase in net profit before zakat in the first half of 2020 with gross written premium (GWP) maintaining an upward trajectory and declining loss ratios, according to a new report released by KPMG in Saudi Arabia, a leading provider of audit, tax and advisory ...
Federal regulators align to champion AGWA
Federal regulators align to champion AGWA
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