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Saudia Welcomes First Group of Pilgrims from Hyderabad at Madinah Airport
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 12 May, 2024 8:19 am
Saudia, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, has officially launched its operational activities for the Hajj season of 2024 with the first group of pilgrims arriving at Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Medina on flight SV3753 from Hyderabad, India. The flight carried 283 ...
NHC, TMG lay cornerstone for Banan City with SAR 31.4B investments
Business & Money | Saturday 11 May, 2024 10:40 pm
The National Housing Co. (NHC) and Saudi-based Talaat Moustafa Group (TMG) announced laying the cornerstone for Banan City project, northeast of Riyadh.The project sale will start on May 15, 2024.     ...
NWC begins implementing 12 water and sanitation projects at SR 1.5b in the Eastern Province
Business & Money | Friday 10 May, 2024 1:41 am
The National Water Company (NWC), represented by the Eastern Cluster, announced the start of implementation of 12 projects worth SR 1.5 Billion to strengthen the components of its system in the Eastern Province. NWC aims to increase service coverage and reduce environmental damage to the residents...
Sabre and Taiba Investments Forge Strategic Partnership to Enhance Hotel Distribution in Saudi Arabia
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 10 May, 2024 12:29 am
 Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), a leading software and technology provider that powers the global travel industry, and Taiba Investments, a leading Saudi hospitality company with an extensive record in managing, developing, and operating hotels and residential compounds across the...
GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre Marks 30th Anniversary with Launching 'GCC International Arbitration and Law Week' Initiative
Government | Friday 10 May, 2024 12:25 am
Dr. Kamal Al Hamad, the Secretary-General of the GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre, has announced the initiation of the "GCC International Arbitration and Law Week" endeavor.  This initiative aims to serve as a significant gathering, both within the Gulf region and on a global scale,...
Culture & Education | Friday 10 May, 2024 12:01 am
The Red Sea Film Foundation, chaired by Jomana R. Alrashid, has announced new members to its Board of Trustees. The new board members include Haifaa Al-Mansour, Firas Al-Turki, and Salman Al-Sudairi. They will join existing board members Abdullah Al-Ayaf Al-Qahtani and Hadeel Saleh Kamel, who have...
AlUla recognised with Sustainability Stand Award at Arabian Travel Market 2024
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 9 May, 2024 10:42 am
The ancient city of AlUla in northwest Saudi Arabia has been honoured with the prestigious Sustainability Stand Award at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, out of 2,844 other competing stand designs at the event.  This accolade highlights AlUla’s steadfast...
Aviation experts at Arabian Travel Market highlight the pivotal role of innovation as regional passenger numbers soar
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 9 May, 2024 10:34 am
As passenger numbers in the Middle East are predicted to reach 429 million this year, representing a 5.4% increase on 2019 figures, a panel of aviation experts convened at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) yesterday to discuss how the market is changing, outlining their predictions for the future of air...
Saudia Group announces Hajj Season 2024 Plan Spanning 74 days to bring pilgrims from around the world to the Holy Sites
Government | Thursday 9 May, 2024 10:16 am
Saudia Group announces its operational plan for Hajj Season 2024, aimed at facilitating the transportation of pilgrims from around the world, streamlining all procedures and providing top-notch services at various service locations. Over 1.2 million seats have been allocated through optimal...
Cisco Appoints David Meads to Lead Middle East, Africa, Romania, and CIS
Technology & IT | Thursday 9 May, 2024 9:18 am
Cisco today announced that it has appointed David Meads as Vice President for the Middle East, Africa, Romania, and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). He succeeds Reem Asaad who drove Cisco’s business in the region for more than four years.  In this role, Meads will be...