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Banks can’t cut loan installment from employee bonus — SAMA
Business & Money | Friday 6 February, 2015 6:48 am
The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) has ordered all Saudi banks not to touch the two-month salary bonus granted by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman to all Saudi government and military employees, retirees and students.According to Talat Hafiz, secretary-general of Media and...
SCTA's recruitment roadshow kicks off
Business & Money | Friday 6 February, 2015 5:57 am
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has launched one of its biggest recruitment roadshows for citizens in the hospitality sector with more than 2,000 jobs on offer.SCTA, in collaboration with the Human Resource Development Fund and the National System for Joint Training, has...
Nissan reveals Le Mans challenger during Super Bowl
Cars & Autos | Friday 6 February, 2015 1:23 am
Nissan today declared itself ready to take on the world’s best sports car manufacturers after revealing a glimpse of its Le Mans challenger – the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO – during the commercial break for Super Bowl XLIX. In a bold move, the Japanese manufacturer has interpreted the sport’s...
Surprise premiere of the new Audi Q7
Cars & Autos | Thursday 5 February, 2015 3:19 pm
As one of the key motoring events in the Middle East, the Qatar Motor Show is attracting car lovers and trade professionals alike and serves as a stage for Audi’s latest innovations. Over the past few years Audi has seen a steady momentum of growth in the Middle East and especially in Qatar....
GE highlights role of innovation in driving Kuwait’s growth at 2015 Engineering Innovation Forum
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 3:12 pm
Highlighting its commitment to localization, GE (NYSE: GE) has joined hands with the College of Engineering & Petroleum at Kuwait University to host the 2015 Engineering Innovation Forum held at the Radisson Blu Hotel Kuwait, with the objective of engaging and inspiring the younger generations in...
Epson showcases latest Ink Tank System printers in the UAE
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 2:43 pm
Epson showcased its latest range of ITS printers at an event held in UAE. Epson’s high-capacity ink tank enables users to keep their printing costs low, increase productivity and reduce downtime. The purpose-built ink tank is fully integrated into the printer so users can enjoy reliable colour...
Business & Money | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:59 pm
Muscat Expo LLC participated at the INTERSEC Exhibition in Dubai which concluded last week and was the only Company from Oman at the exhibition. INTERSEC which is in its 17th edition, is the largest international trade exhibition for Fire, Safety and Security in the world with over 1200 Exhibitors...
Baku regenerates itself for an athletic summer
Sports | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:53 am
Azerbaijan, a country at a crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia will be going down in history this summer. The capital city, Baku, has been recognised for its exceptional efforts to make this event a grant triumph.1st European Games will be held in Baku from 12 to 28 June 2015, and...
Right Selection group unveils speaker plans for 2015
Business & Money | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:22 am
Right Selection Group known for inviting extremely influential and experienced speakers to Dubai have unveiled their speaker schedule for 2015. The list includes global thought leaders who by their learnings are expected to inspire success in the region.Speaker schedule 2015:Ron Kaufman – 4th...
Half of consumers in Saudi Arabia on hold to call centres give up within five minutes
Technology & IT | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:10 am
Half of the consumers in Saudi Arabia (48%) using call centres get frustrated and hang up within five minutes of waiting for an answer, according to new research commissioned by Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia. After 10 minutes fewer than one-in-10 callers (8%) is still on the line waiting for an...