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Final Announcement of PR Arabia Automotive Awards in KSA
Cars & Autos | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 4:46 pm
In the backdrop of a great ceremony held in Jeddah city, PR Arabia held the third instalment of its Awards event, where His Royal Highness Prince Sultan Bin Bandar Al-Faisal, Head of Saudi Arabian Motor Federation, crowned the winners with the top automotive industry awards presented in the Kingdom ...
Saudi Arabia constitutes more than half of IT and Telecommunication spending in the MENA
Technology & IT | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 4:33 pm
Saudi Arabia is expected to exceed USD 37 billion in ICT spending in 2015, as originally reported in a recent IDC report. This investment, by far the highest ever by any country in the Middle East and North Africa region, is dominated by the government’s spending towards achieving complete...
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 3:18 pm
flynas, the Saudi Arabian national carrier launched daily flights from Riyadh to Egypt effective April 29, 2015 with the inaugural flight on the new route taking off from Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport at 01:25 pm to arrive at Cairo International Airport Terminal 1 at 03:15 pm. Ayed...
Discover Riyadh on Instagram with #FSRiyadhLove
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 3:15 pm
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities Riyadh Region, and Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh at Kingdom Centre have teamed up to launch an Instagram Photo Contest which offers a platform for locals, hotel guests, and visitors to Riyadh, to showcase the most beautiful images of the city every week...
IWED Qatar 2015’s opening marks a great start to “Happily Ever After”
Beauty & Style | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 2:46 pm
The 8th International Wedding Exhibition and Fashion Show, IWED Qatar 2015, has finally opened its doors to happy couples and people from the wedding industry at Doha Exhibition Center on this April 29th. Celebrity Qatari socialite and founder of DNA Records, Ms. Dana Al Fardan, as well as...
New Zealand Prime Minister launches education competition
Business & Money | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 2:42 pm
New Zealand Prime Minister Rt Hon John Key has launched an online social media competition, offering Saudi students an opportunity to study in New Zealand.The #whynewzealand competition gives Saudi students a chance to win one of eight full academic scholarships to study in New Zealand for up to...
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts to capitalise on Gulf tourism boom
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 11:25 am
with ambitious 2020 expansion plan.Swiss hospitality firm to boost Middle East portfolio by more than 10 hotels over the next five years as regional visitor numbers soar to new heights. Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is to consolidate its position as one of the Middle East’s dominant hospitality...
JIB posts US$ 16.08 million in profits after tax For the first quarter of 2015
Business & Money | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 10:05 am
- Jordan Islamic Bank (JIB) achieved net profits after tax for the first quarter of 2015 that amounted to about US$ 16.08 million compared to about US$ 14.67 million for the first quarter of 2014 with a growth of about 9% , whereas profits before tax for the 1st quarter of 2015 reached about...
Antibiotic Use in Pregnancy
Healthcare | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 7:48 am
While the majority of antibiotics prescribed during pregnancy do not increase the risk of term babies being born with epilepsy or cerebral palsy, a class of antibiotics known as macrolides may carry a small risk, finds research by teams at the UCL Institute of Child Health, research partner of...
SR800 million to develop Jeddah’s north beachfront
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 29 April, 2015 7:32 am
The cornerstone of the fourth and fifth stages of Jeddah Corniche’s northern beachfront project was laid on Tuesday. The cost of the project is SR800 million.The length of the project is 4.5 km starting from the Al-Nawras Roundabout in south Jeddah up to the Corniche crossroads linking Jibreen...