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Saudi private sector grows 11% in Q2 despite slowdown in oil GDP
Business & Money | Tuesday 14 September, 2021 12:31 am
Saudi Arabia’s private sector grew by 11 percent in the second quarter of 2021, compared to the same period last year, pushing GDP up by 1.8 percent. Latest figures from the General Authority for Statistics (Gastat) published today showed an 8.4 percent growth in the Kingdom’s non-oil...
 Petrolube Oil participates in ‘Omnipreneurship Award 2021’ to promote environmental sustainability
Business & Money | Monday 13 September, 2021 11:20 am
Petrolube Oil has successfully qualified to participate in the global 2021 Omnipreneurship Awards: through its Sustainability Branch Challenge. After a tough competition during which several companies pitched their proposals on business challenges to which they are seeking an innovative and...
MBS College of Business and Entrepreneurship Students Win 2nd   Place in the Babson Collaborative 2021 Global Student Challenge
Culture & Education | Sunday 12 September, 2021 12:46 am
The Prince Mohammed Bin Salman College of Business and Entrepreneurship (MBSC) proudly announced that its students were placed 2nd in the ‘Babson Collaborative 2021 Global Student Challenge.’ Each year, the Babson College Global Student Challenge engages students from around the world to...
Almarai participates in the Hotel Show 2021 in Riyadh
Business & Money | Sunday 12 September, 2021 12:08 am
Almarai participated in the Hotel Show 2021 in Saudi Arabia, which was held for the first time in Riyadh at Riyadh Front Center for Exhibitions and Conferences from the 7th till the 9th of September 2021. The Hotel Show 2021 is an annual event that brings together the leaders of the hotel and...
HRH Crown Prince donates SR10 million to Ehsan, bringing total donations to SR1 billion
Government | Sunday 12 September, 2021 12:02 am
His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Defense has made an additional donation of SR10 million to the National Platform for Charitable Work (Ehsan), as an extension of his previous donation to the platform last...
Saudi Arabia Expands Its Global Defense Footprint at the DSEI Event in London
Government | Thursday 9 September, 2021 2:34 pm
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is participating in this year’s Defense and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event in London during the period from 14 to 17 September. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will be represented by key local entities including the General Authority of Military Industries...
Twitter is connecting people with the launch of Communities
Technology & IT | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:39 am
There’s always been a broad, weird and wonderful range of conversations on Twitter, but the platform has been missing a simple way to connect people who are into the same things. And now, that’s changing. Starting today, Twitter is testing Communities, a way to easily find and connect with...
IDC Announces Strategic Partnership with the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority Ahead of Virtual CIO Summit
Business & Money | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:29 am
International Data Corporation (IDC) is delighted to announce that the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) will participate in the upcoming virtual edition of the IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit 2021 as the event's Strategic Partner, while the Ministry of Human Resources and...
FII Institute invests in Interstellar Lab, accelerating sustainable farming on Earth and in space
Business & Money | Thursday 9 September, 2021 11:27 am
Population projections stress the need for sustainable living on our planet and on others. FII Institute announces today an investment in Interstellar Lab, a space technology company designing closed loop biodomes for sustaining life on Earth, the moon, and Mars. FII Institute is a global...
Ericsson boosts Network Services portfolio with Intelligent Deployment
Technology & IT | Wednesday 8 September, 2021 12:08 am
Ericsson has strengthened its Network Services portfolio with the Intelligent Deployment solution – an agile, digital and modular suite of tools and services that enables communications service providers to roll out, expand, and upgrade networks based on their specific needs and those of their...
King Salman promotes, appoints 30 Judges
King Salman promotes, appoints 30 Judges
Wednesday 20 October, 2021 10:14