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Saudi banks’ profits up 10% to SR40 billion in 2014
Business & Money | Sunday 18 January, 2015 9:43 am
Profits of the listed Saudi banks grew by 10 percent to hit SR40.2 billion ($10.7 billion) by the end of 2014, compared to SR36.6 billion ($9.7 billion) in 2013, according to a financial report.The National Commercial Bank (NCB) registered the highest profits at SR8.66 billion (+10.23 percent) in...
Paint the town red on Valentine’s with Smitten
Beauty & Style | Sunday 18 January, 2015 9:35 am
Celebrating Valentine’s with babies and kids in tow? Show off that undeniable mother and child style connection with some red-hot fashion pieces from Smitten.Flattering designs are all over Smitten to help expectant mums stay confident with their new curves. From shirts and tops to sweaters and...
Mobily adds AVIS Rent A Car as a strategic Neqaty Partner
Technology & IT | Sunday 18 January, 2015 1:58 am
Mobily added AVIS Car Rental Company as a new strategic partner in "Neqaty Program" in a step enhances the diversity of the program, which is considered the best in customer’s loyalty in the region in terms of high added value and subscribers’ constant interaction. This new addition comes as a...
Google chief Eric Schmidt to visit Riyadh for the eighth Global Competitiveness Forum
Business & Money | Sunday 18 January, 2015 1:45 am
Among the experts speaking at this year’s Global Competitiveness Forum is Eric Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google, who will be delivering a key note speech on the opening day of the Riyadh event, on 26 January. The Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF) is the most important of the Kingdom’s ...
Alwaleed commended for Korean investments
Business & Money | Saturday 17 January, 2015 3:02 am
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), received at his office Lee Myung-bak, former president of Korea and an accompanying delegation. The delegation included Yoon Jeung-hyun, former minister of finance and economy, Hong Seok-woo, former minister of Knowledge Economy, ...
Colorful start to Souk Okaz
Culture & Education | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:59 am
Souk Okaz has organized a beauty contest and race for Arabian horses on Saturday, it was announced here on Friday.This is one of many highlights at the top tourist attraction. There have already been performances of the Ardah dance by the Bahra and Renia folklore teams, with 100 artists, on...
KSA captures 15% of Arab green building projects
Environment & Energy | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:57 am
Saudi Arabia has captured 15 percent of the green building projects in the Middle East, Faisal Al-Fadl, head of the Initiative of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for Green Building, told media.The Kingdom currently has more than 300 projects out of 2,000 green projects spread throughout the...
Translation awards ‘build bridges between nations’
Culture & Education | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:55 am
The winners of the annual King Abdullah International Award for Translation (KAIAT) have praised Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah for helping to unite people across religious and cultural divides.These comments were made on the sidelines of the awards ceremony in Geneva on Thursday...
Riyadh Metro project ‘ahead of schedule’
Business & Money | Saturday 17 January, 2015 2:41 am
The multibillion-riyal metro project is 10 percent ahead of schedule, said Riyadh Gov. Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz here as he inspected progress in the capital city.Prince Turki, who is also president of the High Commission for the Development of Riyadh (HCDR), and King Abdulaziz...
Liquid Jade S: Faster, More Powerful, Still Beautiful
Technology & IT | Saturday 17 January, 2015 12:03 am
Acer announces the Liquid Jade S that brings additional speed and performance into the Liquid Jade smartphone series. Akin to the original Liquid Jade, the new S version continues to astonish with its superb sleek looks featuring 4G LTE connectivity, true octa-core processing power with 64-bit...
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