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Jumeirah Group gears up to welcome influx of Kuwaiti 
travellers this summer
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 1:01 pm
Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and member of Dubai Holding, is set to welcome large numbers of Kuwaiti residents this summer. More Kuwaitis are travelling abroad than ever before and residents are spending increased amounts on holidays and visits to friends and family within...
Saudi Aramco may shut Jeddah refinery in several years
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 6:49 am
State oil giant Saudi Aramco is considering whether to close its 90,000 barrel per day crude oil refinery in Jeddah after several years because of age and environmental concerns, industry sources said.The refinery, which started operating in 1967, serves much of the country's western region and its ...
Bupa Arabia implements Young Leaders Program to develop Saudi talent
Business & Money | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 5:02 am
Bupa Arabia for Cooperative Insurance has developed and enhanced the Young Leaders Program created by the company to attract newly graduated Saudi talents into various functions of Bupa Arabia, training and enhancing their skills and professional knowledge to be ready to take on their roles, master ...
Demand for Zamzam water ‘will be met’
Business & Money | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 4:51 am
The National Water Company, the main operator of the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Zamzam Water Project, said it would meet the rise in demand during the month of Ramadan by increasing the capacity of its production lines.The project has produced more than 95 million cans of Zamzam water since its...
Cabinet clears key decisions
Government | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 3:53 am
The Cabinet on Monday approved the name of Ministry of Education instead the Ministry of Higher Education and minister of education instead of the minister of higher education wherever those names are mentioned in regulations, decrees, decisions, orders and instructions, said Culture and...
Royal visit to give a fillip to Riyadh-Paris relations
Government | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 3:50 am
Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense, headed to France on Tuesday on an official visit. He will hold talks with President Francois Hollande and other senior French officials, a Royal Court statement said.“The royal visit comes in response to an...
YASREF Chooses Intergraph® Solutions over Competitors for Refinery Project in Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 1:59 am
Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refinery Company Ltd. (YASREF) has recently chosen Intergraph® SmartPlant® Enterprise solutions to optimize the operation and maintenance of its full-conversion refinery. The project is a significant undertaking and involves the construction and operation of a 400,000-barrel...
H.E. Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiya a keynote speaker at the 15th Industrialists’ conference on November
Business & Money | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 1:15 am
“The Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting” (GOIC) revealed that His Excellency Mr. Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiya, Chairman of Bin Hamad Al Attiya Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, will be the keynote speaker at the 15th industrialists’ conference which will be held...
Feel the Glamour this season with the Gold Line by Stenders
Beauty & Style | Wednesday 24 June, 2015 12:00 am
• Stenders unveils its 24 carat gold range of luxury hygiene and beauty products• The Gold Line by Stenders was created to add an element of extravagance to bath and body care. • The range will be available in The Galleria MallWith a time of joy, celebration and giving coming upon us,...
Simon G. Shaya new Chairman of the Board of Directors and Member of the steering committee for GROHE- DAWN Water Technology
Business & Money | Tuesday 23 June, 2015 3:24 pm
Simon G. Shaya, General Manager and President GROHE East Mediterranean, Middle East and Africa, has been appointed as the new Chairman to the Board of Directors of GROHE DAWN Water Technology effective April 2015. With this appointment, Mr. Shaya will be representing GROHE Group interests more...