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SGS renews ground-handling contract with Flynas for SAR 2B
Business & Money | Sunday 14 April, 2024 10:12 am
Saudi Ground Services Co. (SGS) renewed its contract with Flynas by signing an agreement at an expected value of SAR 2 billion, on April 13. The contract duration is five years starting from Jan. 1, 2024, SGS said in a statement to Tadawul. Under the contract, SGS will provide...
RTA lifts 5.9 million passengers during Eid Al Fitr holiday
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 14 April, 2024 9:57 am
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced that public transport means, taxis and shared mobility vehicles have transported about 5.9 million passengers during the holiday of Eid Al Fitr 1445H (10th to 12th April 2024). The breakdown indicated that Dubai Metro’s Red and Green...
Saudi Cable names Sabri Alghamdi as Chairman, Walid AlShuwaier Vice Chairman
Business & Money | Sunday 14 April, 2024 9:53 am
Saudi Cable Co.'s board of directors decided on April 7 to appoint Sabri Alghamdi as Chairman and Walid AlShuwaier as Vice Chairman for the next three-year term starting April 4, 2024, according to a Tadawul statement.  The board also formed the nomination and remuneration committee,...
Supreme Council of Energy launches Dubai Demand Side Management Recognition Programme
Business & Money | Sunday 14 April, 2024 9:52 am
The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy has launched the Dubai Demand Side Management Recognition Programme, a unique platform to recognise and honour the exemplary efforts of organisations and individuals who contribute to enhancing the future of Dubai through responsible practices in energy and water ...
Saudi Arabia imposes anti-dumping duties on 7 imports from 10 countries: Report
Business & Money | Sunday 14 April, 2024 2:01 am
Saudi Arabia imposed anti-dumping duties on seven products imported from 10 European and Asian countries, six of which are subject to the unified GCC law to protect the industry from the damage caused by dumped and subsidized imports, Al-Eqtisadiah newspaper reported. The products included all ...
Business & Money | Saturday 13 April, 2024 8:20 am
Diriyah Company will introduce its new visionary and lifestyle destination – Diriyah Square – to global industry leaders participating at the World Retail Congress in Paris from 16-18 April. Located on the outskirts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh, the new retail hub will host over 400 new retail...
EU Council approves law targeting organised crime through asset recovery and confiscation
Government | Saturday 13 April, 2024 8:16 am
The Council of the European Union (EU) today adopted a law which sets out EU-wide minimum rules on the tracing, identification, freezing, confiscation and management of criminal property in connection with a wide range of crimes. The directive will better equip member states in their fight...
Action-packed night guaranteed in Abu Dhabi as UFC® 308 confirmed for October 26
Business & Money | Saturday 13 April, 2024 8:14 am
UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organisation, and the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), today announced UFC’s much anticipated next championship event in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, 26 October at the Etihad Arena. For UFC® 308, fan favourite Abu Dhabi ...
World's leading financial institutions raise China's 2024 growth forecasts
Business & Money | Saturday 13 April, 2024 8:12 am
A number of leading global financial institutions and banks have revised their 2024 growth forecasts for China upward after improved data and effective policy delivery has raised expectations of a brighter outlook for the world's second-largest economy. According to China Central Television,...
WETEX 2024 to commence in Dubai in October
Business & Money | Saturday 13 April, 2024 8:08 am
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is organising the 26th Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) from 1st to 3rd October 2024 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, Founder and Chairman of WETEX, said that as one of the...