10 Rabi' I 1443 - 16 October 2021
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Saudi Arabia seeks investors to cash in on $1.3 trillion mineral resources
Business & Money | Wednesday 25 August, 2021 12:24 am
Saudi Arabia is expecting a new commodities investment boom after a report revealed the Kingdom could be sitting on $1.3 trillion worth of rare untapped mineral deposits. Khaled Al-Mudaifer, vice minister for mining affairs with the Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources, told CNBC Arabia...
How Saudi Arabia is aiding global action on climate change
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 25 August, 2021 12:18 am
It is now indisputable: The planet is getting hotter, and unless governments take immediate action to cut greenhouse gas emissions, dramatic changes to the climate will become irreversible. That was the verdict of the world’s foremost climate scientists in a report published earlier this...
SINAAD joins Mastercard Fintech Express program to boost innovation in Bahrain’s fintech sector
Business & Money | Tuesday 24 August, 2021 2:59 am
 SINAAD,  a fully owned subsidiary of The BENEFIT Company (National Switch of Bahrain) has joined Mastercard’s Fintech Express accelerator program in Bahrain in a partnership designed to unlock Fintech opportunities and expedite market entry for Fintech players in the Kingdom....
Brute Strength: The All-New Chevrolet Tahoe Tows Heavy Loads without Breaking a Sweat
Cars & Autos | Tuesday 24 August, 2021 2:03 am
The Official SUV of Action, the 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe, is packed with power. The Tahoe Z71 in particular, is built for action. Offered as a standalone trim for the first time ever, the Tahoe Z71 is capable of sailing across the dunes or towing heavy loads without breaking a sweat. With a...
Helicopter tours showcase extraordinarily rich geological heritage of AlUla
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 24 August, 2021 12:02 am
The unique landscape of AlUla showcases three distinct geological periods going back up to a thousand million years. While archaeologists and geologists have the opportunity to fly over AlUla as part of their work to understand and document this history, visitors to AlUla can also now appreciate...
Saudi ministry sending students on cultural scholarships
Culture & Education | Monday 23 August, 2021 12:47 am
The Ministry of Culture is sending 54 students on scholarships to international higher education institutions, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The Cultural Scholarship Program, which is supervised by the ministry, is intended to prepare and develop Saudis to meet the labor market’s need for ...
Jeddah’s new drinking water and wudu stations draw inspiration from the past
Environment & Energy | Monday 23 August, 2021 12:10 am
Four new drinking water and wudu stations have been launched in Jeddah by the King Abdul Aziz Endowment of Ain Al-Aziziah, drawing their inspiration from the city’s historical water supply methods.Al-Bazan, which translates as water tanks, is based on Jeddah’s previous water distribution...
Uber Reserve launches in Saudi Arabia, allowing riders to book rides on the Uber App upto 30 days in advance
Business & Money | Sunday 22 August, 2021 1:34 pm
Uber has introduced a new App feature in Saudi Arabia which offers riders the opportunity to book a ride on the Uber App up to 30 days in advance, along with the option for extended pick up windows. Uber Reserve unlocks even more certainty for riders, and gives drivers additional predictability...
Al-Qahar Mountains in Jazan region ranks among KSA’s most beautiful tourist sites
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 22 August, 2021 9:18 am
The Jazan region of Saudi Arabia offers a diverse range of environmental treasures and tourist attractions, and authorities have been working to develop its potential in recent years through a number of programs and initiatives in line with the aims of Saudi Vision 2030. As a result the region has...
VOX Cinemas opens ninth integrated movie theatre in Riyadh at The Esplanade
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 22 August, 2021 1:23 am
 VOX Cinemas has celebrated the opening of its latest integrated cinema experience with the launch of VOX Cinemas The Esplanade in Riyadh, after the recent inauguration of VOX Cinemas The Spot. The opening marks the third fully launched project between VOX Cinemas and Unified Real Estate...