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  • ‘Hand In Hand’ initiative launches in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, In collaboration with the Disabled Children’s Association

    To give and to share are truly among the greatest pleasures on earth. It has been said that you have not lived until you have done something for someone that cannot repay you. The values and principles of humility, generosity and goodwill are ones that Mouawad deeply admires and connects to. They are at the core of the Robert Mouawad Foundation, with the promise of making a life-long difference to underprivileged children.

  • Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM Sign MoU to Bring Fast-track Modular Affordable Housing Solutions to Saudi Arabia

    Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate in delivering innovative, modular affordable housing solutions on fast track basis for the Saudi Arabian market.  

  • Riyadh is building the world's largest public transit system …in just 5 years

    The City of Riyadh, capital of Saudi Arabia, is building the world's largest public transit system --- in just five years. It will be presenting the project at the Palais des  Congrès, in Montreal, Quebec, during the global summit of the Union Internationale des Transports Publics (UITP), May 15 to 17, 2017.

  • Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive for Hajj

    Saudi Arabia has to date welcomed 1.497 million pilgrims who have flocked to the country in preparation for the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, which is due to begin on August 30, 2017.

  • The new Plant to treat 70,000 cubic meters of waste water per day

     Drake & Scull International PJSC, a regional market leader in integrated design, engineering and commissioning, procurement, construction and construction management, has announced today that a consortium of Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), its wholly-owned German water & energy technology solutions provider subsidiary, and Aziz Company for Contracting and Industrial Investment (ACCII), Saudi-based firm that specializes in civil and infrastructure projects, has been awarded a SAR 268 million contract for South Dhahran Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Saudi Arabia.

  • ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ to feature latest industry investment opportunities and projects in Kingdom

    Saudi Arabia has seen remarkable progress in the transport and railway industry throughout the past years, complementing its efforts to address development needs and provide safe and prompt transportation to the public, based on latest technologies. With the ongoing development and massive projects across the transport and service industry, and looking to contribute effectively to the local transport sector and shed light on the current and future prospects in the Kingdom, Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) will be hosting the ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ exhibition from May 31 to June 3, 2015 at Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center (RICEC).

  • “King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre” achieves highest level of health care IT adoption

    King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH&RC) is the first health system outside of North America to achieve Stage 7 on the ambulatory Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAMSM) by HIMSS Analytics, the highest recognition for use of clinical information technology (IT) systems and advanced safety features to improve health outcomes and enhance the patient care experience.

  • 18th edition of Saudi Power receives overwhelming response from over 5,246 trade visitors

    The 18th edition of Saudi Power, the leading international trade exhibition for power in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, concluded on a successful note with hundreds of local and international companies and over 5246 professionals attending the show. The event kept exhibitors and visitors abreast with the latest industry updates and market developments, providing a unique platform to view the energy sector’s latest equipments and services, develop global partnerships, and generate new business opportunities.

  • A distinctive regulatory model for Saudi Arabia at the level of the Middle East and Europe

    The Saudi Arabian Public Transport Authority (PTA) has awarded Uber a “Certificate of alignment with Regulations and Standards”, for the company’s alignment with the conditions and procedural requirements issued to regulate the activity of the ride-sharing industry in the Kingdom. Specifically, with regulations allowing only Saudi nationals to use their private vehicles for commercial purposes, in addition to fulfilling technical requirements that are part by these regulations.

  • Abdul Latif Jameel Land Selects Yardi Voyager Residential Management Software

    One of Saudi Arabia’s leading land and property developers, Abdul Latif Jameel Land will utilize Yardi Voyager® 7S, a browser-agnostic, fully mobile Software as a Service platform, for residential asset and property management.

  • Al Basel Consultancy expands Middle East operations with opening of new office in Saudi Arabia

    In a bid towards expanding its operations in the Middle East region, Al Basel Consultancy, a prestigious and high end consultancy firm and a member of the Al Basel Group of Companies, had opened its new office in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA. The move falls in line with the company’s continuing expansion initiative, which strategically aims to offer more premiere services to its clients in the region.

  • Al Faisaliah Hotel Voted ‘Best Business Hotel in Riyadh’ at the 2017 Business Traveller Middle East Awards

    Al Faisaliah Hotel has been recognised as the ‘Best business hotel in Riyadh’ by the prestigious Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2017.

  • Al Falak brings American technologies into the Saudi market to serve banking sector

    Al Falak,Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co., a leading IT and communications solution provider in the Saudi market signed an agreement with a US based, CorreLog, the leader in multi-platform IT security event management, offering software systems and automation solutions to the financial - banking sector, throughCorreLog Server application via subscription delivered from the cloud.

  • Al Falak to now offer its services to Saudi Arabia’s banking and finance segment

    Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Company, a leading IT and communications solution provider, has revealed its move of offering its ICT-based services to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) banking and finance segment. The company is expected to leverage its diverse portfolio of services across banking institutions operating in the Kingdom. Services to be offered include the installation of integrated projects covering audio, visual and data systems; consultancy on ICT-related issues; implementation of LAN, WAN, WLAN and Ethernet solutions; IPTV and connection services and integrated security systems to help protect the bank’s internal networks.

  • AL KHOBAR EMERGES AS THIRD TOP DESTINATION FOR HOTEL DEVELOPMENT IN SAUDI ARABIA

    Al Khobar has emerged as the third top area for hotel development in Saudi Arabia this year according to a new report, demonstrating the growing market for leisure and business tourism across the Kingdom.

  • Al Masah Capital Report: Regional markets range bound like oil but bargain buying picks up

    Saudi Arabia had a strong close to the week, with the country’s original sovereign bond issuance’s success which led to a positive investor sentiment. The strong subscription in the bond (over USD 15 billion) gave investors hope that the country’s economy contraction and ballooning deficit could have a silver lining.

  • Al Masah Capital Weekly Report: Mena markets generally cautious; buying picks up in Egypt and Saudi

    Oil prices ended last week in the USD51.5 - USD52 range resulting in MENA markets maintaining a cautious approach with the exception of Egypt and Saudi. UAE markets were mainly down with Dubai and Abu Dhabi showing weakness of -0.59% and -0.97% respectively coupled with subdued volumes. Saudi Arabia went up by 1.11% as it finally reacted to oil staying above $50 but investors are still being cautious about the country’s economic situation with fears of further austerity measures and doubts about OPEC’s next meeting reaching an agreement.

  • Al Tamimi & Company opens new office in Al Khobar, Eastern Province

    Al Tamimi & Company is pleased to announce that it has opened a new office in Al Khobar, in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, one of the country's largest markets. The office is the law firm's third in the Kingdom and, combined with its existing operations in Riyadh and Jeddah, gives it coverage across the whole of Saudi Arabia. It also becomes the 17th office the firm has opened in the Middle East since its foundation.

  • Al Tayyar extends strategic partnership with Amadeus

    Al Tayyar Travel Group, one of the largest travel and tourism companies in the region, as part of its sustained efforts to contribute to the development of the corporate travel sector, has signed a new partnership agreement with Amadeus, one of the leading providers of advanced technology solutions for the global travel industry.

  • Alawwal bank wins 'Best Retail Bank' in Saudi Arabia at the Asian Banker awards

    Alawwal bank was named the 'Best Retail Bank' in Saudi Arabia 2017 at the Asian Bankers, International Finance Excellence Awards held at the Ritz Carlton in Dubai on 20 April.