27 Rabi' II 1443 - 2 December 2021
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After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Riyadh Season restarts with a bang
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 5 October, 2021 12:02 am
Turki Al-Sheikh, chairman of the board of the General Entertainment Authority and chairman of Riyadh Season, officially launched the countdown to the start of the event in its second year.Al-Sheikh announced earlier that Riyadh Season would launch on Oct. 20, 2021 and said during a press conference ...
Tourism & Hospitality | Monday 4 October, 2021 9:29 am
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL RIYADH OFFERS PRIVATE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE TO SUITE GUESTS Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh partners with FARFETCH to provide guests with an unrivalled private shopping experience in the city.     Riyadh, KSA, October 2021 –Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh at...
Saudi Arabia Achieves Highest Adoption of NFC Contactless Payments
Business & Money | Monday 4 October, 2021 1:53 am
The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) has announced the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia witnessed the highest adoption of contactless payments through Near-Field Communication (NFC) with 94%, the highest in the Middle East and North Africa, above of the European Union average, and ahead of Hong Kong and...
GITEX GLOBAL x Ai Everything, world’s biggest and most collaborative tech event of 2021, set to drive international transformation
Business & Money | Sunday 3 October, 2021 9:47 pm
GITEX GLOBAL x Ai Everything set to spotlight regional transformations with landmark GITEX GLOBAL Leaders’ Vision conferenceGITEX Future Stars set to host diverse collection of international startups GITEX Global x Ai Everything, the world’s most influential technology sourcing and...
Under Patronage of Minister of Interior, Saudi International Conference for Industrial Safety Inaugurated Today
Government | Sunday 3 October, 2021 9:31 pm
Under the patronage of Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior and Chairman of the High Commission For Industrial Security, the Assistant Minister of Interior for Operations Affairs Lieutenant-General Saeed bin Abdullah Al-Qahtani inaugurated today the Saudi...
3rd Saudi International Falcons and Hunting Exhibition opens
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 3 October, 2021 12:10 am
The third Saudi International Falcons and Hunting Exhibition opened on Friday at the headquarters of the Saudi Falcons Club in Mulham, north of Riyadh. The 10-day even, believed to be the largest of its kind in the world, includes pavilions devoted to hunting weapons, various species of...
Saudi Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai Begins to Receive Visitors
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 3 October, 2021 12:05 am
The pavilion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia participating in the World Exhibition "Expo 2020 Dubai" received a large number of visitors from different nationalities. They were received by Saudi youth who provided them with all the information they needed about the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the...
Minister of Culture Inaugurates Riyadh International Book Fair 2021
Culture & Education | Friday 1 October, 2021 7:43 pm
Under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan, the Minister of Culture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia inaugurated the activities of Riyadh International Book Fair 2021 at Riyadh Front.The inauguration ceremony was ...
Dubai Expo 2020: Coronavirus-delayed world fair opens
Tourism & Hospitality | Friday 1 October, 2021 1:56 pm
The coronavirus-delayed Expo 2020 has opened in Dubai, with organisers aiming to stage the largest global gathering since the start of the pandemic. More than 190 countries are showcasing their cultures and innovations inside architecturally striking pavilions on the 438-hectare (1,083-acre)...
Saudi Arabia to spend $1.2bn on developing local digital content
Technology & IT | Thursday 30 September, 2021 2:06 am
Saudi Arabia will allocate SR4.2 billion ($1.2 billion) to develop local digital content industry. The decision follows the Cabinet’s approval of establishment of the Digital Content Council on Tuesday. The new entity will be responsible for taking initiatives to promote the...