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Saudi tourism, AI among final proposals for Misk Leaders 2030 program
Culture & Education | Monday 1 August, 2022 1:44 pm
Twenty-seven Saudi leaders from government, business and non-profit sectors presented their final proposals for the Leaders 2030 program at a ceremony on Sunday. The program will be overseen by the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Foundation, or MISK, which allows talented individuals to...
Looking to upgrade to a flagship laptop this summer? Here are 9 reasons why the HUAWEI MateBook X Pro is your best choice
Technology & IT | Sunday 31 July, 2022 3:01 pm
Flagship laptops are for those who want a laptop that doesn't compromise on anything. What separates the flagship laptop from other good laptops is how it balances performance, efficiency, portability, and comfort. Its display should be easy on the eyes, bright, and sharp enough that you aren't...
Saudi economy expands by 11.8% in Q2 on higher oil activities
Business & Money | Sunday 31 July, 2022 1:22 pm
According to flash estimates by the General Authority for Statistics, real gross domestic product of Saudi Arabia increased by 11.8 percent in the second quarter of 2022 from a year ago.  The growth was mainly driven by the increase in oil activities by 23.1...
Twitter celebrates a decade of transparency with new report
Business & Money | Sunday 31 July, 2022 11:01 am
 Twitter released its twentieth report: Twitter’s commitment to transparency in action. As part of their efforts to improve the health of the public conversation, the report reflects on the platform’s progress over the past decade, and their vision going forward.  Evolution of...
Sadio Mane opens Bayern account in German Super Cup triumph
Sports | Sunday 31 July, 2022 10:45 am
Sadio Mane opened his competitive goal-scoring account for Bayern Munich as the Bundesliga champions defeated Leipzig 5-3 to capture the German Super Cup for a 10th time on Saturday. The African Player of the Year, who ended a six-year stint at Liverpool to move to Bavaria in the summer, also...
Al Rajhi Bank posts 21% profit surge to $2.2bn for H1
Business & Money | Sunday 31 July, 2022 10:06 am
Saudi Arabia’s Al Rajhi Bank’s net profit hit SR8.4 billion ($2.2 billion) in the first half of 2022, bolstered by a 15 percent jump in operating income. This represents a 21 percent surge from SR6.9 billion in the same period last year, according to a bourse filing. The increase in...
Saudis hail Vision 2030 women’s workforce figures
Business & Money | Sunday 31 July, 2022 10:02 am
Saudis have hailed workforce figures that reveal the growing role of women in the national economy as part of Vision 2030. Saudi women now comprise 33.6 percent of the Saudi workforce as of March 2022, according to the General Authority for Statistics. That figure is up from 17.4 percent just...
Enhance Ventures Launches $30M Builders Fund
Business & Money | Saturday 30 July, 2022 1:38 pm
Enhance Ventures (www.enhance.online), the MENAPT region’s leading venture studio, has announced the launch of its $30M Builders Fund, which will invest in the company’s next set of ventures for the future of finance and commerce in the Middle East. Through the fund, the company plans to...
WHO Hails Readiness of Saudi Center for Crisis and Disaster Management
Healthcare | Friday 29 July, 2022 2:32 pm
A delegation from the World Health Organization's WHO regional office accompanied by a Yemeni Health Ministry team visited on Thursday, July 28, the Health Emergency Operation Center in Riyadh. Saudi Health said that the visiting delegation was briefed on the center's experiences in the field...
Hyundai IONIQ 5-based Robotaxi: a step into the future
Cars & Autos | Friday 29 July, 2022 2:29 pm
The transformation in the future of mobility can only be achieved by the constant search for ways to quicken our vision of 'progress for humanity’. With leading the new wave of autonomous technologies, we aim to devote our attention to developing the future of robotics and continue on our long...