Saudi Arabia

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 07:11:35 GMT
Saudi GACA to provide new opportunities for national carriers
New agreements will help keep pace with growth of the air transport industry: official

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:20:23 GMT
Private sector investments in Saudi to gather pace in 2017
Private sector to play a major role in achieving the government objectives set out under the National Transformation Plan (NTP) and Vision 2030

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:14:49 GMT
Two Saudi citizens jailed for terrorism
The court also ordered that the defendant's Twitter account be closed, based on article 13 of the above regulations.

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 06:00:05 GMT
Animal abuse could lead to a fine of up to SR400,000
Regulation subjects offenders and animal abusers to clearly defined penalties

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:20:07 GMT
Gold smuggling attempt foiled in Saudi Arabia
An attempt to smuggle more than 3.5 kilogrammes of gold through a Saudi airport has been foiled.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:30:08 GMT
SEDCO Holding Maintains 8th best workplace in Saudi for a second year in a raw
SEDCO Holding maintained its top ranking among Saudi Arabia’s best 10 workplaces.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:00:08 GMT
Cybercrimes and social media in Saudi Arabia
Social media users "should be mindful at all times of their rights and obligations under the Saudi Anti-Cyber Crime Law"

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:30:05 GMT
Oracle offers Saudi start-ups training and mentoring to encourage technology entrepreneurship
Bab Rizq Jameel and Oracle sign MOU in support of Vision 2030 to give entrepreneurs at 2nd MIT Enterprise Forum training.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:30:05 GMT
Islamic Development Bank lists $1.25 billion Sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai
It is the seventh Sukuk listing on the exchange by the IDB, making it the largest Sukuk issuer on Nasdaq Dubai.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:18:00 GMT
Jadwa: Saudi Labor Market Update - Q3 2016 (Dec-16)
This is a PDF report.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:35:55 GMT
Work on Saudi Taif airport to begin in two months
Project to be completed by 2020 and would handle up to 750,000 people

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 04:39:31 GMT
Saudi boosts research on ways of preserving water resources
Saudi government is supporting universities, research centers to carry out scientific studies on water

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 04:34:33 GMT
Saudi's Taif airport near Makkah to be ready by 2020
Taif airport will have a capacity to handle 5 million passengers a year, including Haj and Umrah pilgrims

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:00:05 GMT
Emaar Middle East to hand over Emaar Square offices this month; launches Emaar Residences, 3rd residential project in Jeddah Gate
Emaar Square has 63 modern offices overlooking the central plaza to be handed over starting this month.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:30:04 GMT
Peter Kaliaropoulos appointed as CEO of Zain Saudi Arabia, effective January 1, 2017
Zain Saudi Arabia appointed of telecom stalwart Peter Kaliaropoulos as CEO, effective Jan 1, 2017.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:30:04 GMT
King Abdulaziz University drives Vision 2030 goals of youth empowerment, innovation
Driving the Saudi Vision 2030 goals of youth empowerment and innovation, King Abdulaziz University ups its educational offerings

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:30:04 GMT
Employment scam: Companies 'faking Saudization'
Such organizations pay no salary to 'employees' but receive full points from government for meeting quotas

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:05:52 GMT
Saudi non-oil private sector growth picks up in November
Output, new orders, purchasing activity and input stocks all rose sharply and at faster rates than in the prior month

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:56:10 GMT
Saudi gives $139 billion in aid to 95 countries
Kingdom occupies fourth place in providing humanitarian assistance to distraught nations

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:30:07 GMT
Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) Pharmaceuticals & Pharma Pharmaceutical Industries highlighted the initiation of the manufacturing agreement in Saudi
This deal enables PPI to exclusively manufacture many of the MSD medicines approved by the Saudi Food & Drug Authority.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:00:07 GMT
U.S.'s Cognizant information technology expands its footprint in Saudi Arabia
Cognizant’s expanded presence in Saudi will enhance its existing operations in the Middle East.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:30:10 GMT
Saudi Arabia committed to building strong nonprofit sector
In order to meet development goals under the National Transformation Program 2020, and the Saudi Vision 2030 expansion

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:30:10 GMT
Prince Alwaleed philanthropies partners with Energies Pour L'Afrique for cleaner energy solutions
Alwaleed Philanthropies aims to fund energy-related projects.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:13:00 GMT
Jadwa: Oil Note: OPEC Announces Production Cuts (Dec-16)
This is a PDF report.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:31:49 GMT
OPEC output cut to lift Saudi fiscal state: Report
Reduced downside risks to oil prices will enhance the Govt's ability to pursue NTP 2020 plans

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:30:10 GMT
Increasing mobility key to reach Saudi Vision 2030 goals
KSA has one of the world’s highest penetration rates for both internet and mobile telephone use

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:00:10 GMT
Kingdom emerging as a major hub for logistics excellence
Industry leader discuss solutions for improving regional road, rail, sea and air logistics in Saudi Arabia

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 03:59:05 GMT
Saudi's Mobily offers counter cyberattacks service
Telco offers security from attackers and hackers

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 03:42:06 GMT
King Salman's traditional dance in Qatar goes viral on social media
Video captured a smiling and jubilant king, enjoying every moment of the traditional reception

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 03:11:41 GMT
Religious tourism: Unlimited demand for growth in Saudi's Makkah hotel sector
Pilgrims currently contribute 2 - 3 percent of Saudi Arabia's GDP

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:00:04 GMT
Saudis lash out at Instagram post mocking sweeper
An Instagram user provoked the fury of fellow Saudis for ridiculing a sweeper pictured looking at a jewelry shop's display

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:00:06 GMT
Hilton encourages Saudi students to pick a career in hospitality
Working in hospitality could mean travelling the world on a discount while building one's career

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:30:04 GMT
Gaining prominence: Massive potential for e-commerce growth in KSA
Online sales in Saudi Arabia have increased by more than 30 percent on average every year

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:00:07 GMT
Saudi Arabia set to become Mideast's new automotive hub
Saudi International Motor show will be held at Jeddah Center for Forums and Events between December 11 and 15

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:54:29 GMT
Real estate brokers defraud house buyers in Saudi
There have been around 9,000 cases of trespassing on Govt. land monitored by authorities

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:53:36 GMT
Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority: Central bank changes name
Bank's acronym remains unchanged

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:33:22 GMT
Rumormongers warned: Spreading fake news on social media could land you in jail in Saudi
Any media error committed through electronic means is considered a cybercrime and is punishable by law

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:17:01 GMT
25 million Gulf citizens travel within GCC
Saudi nationals benefited the most from regulations to facilitate movement and residence within the Gulf countries

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:30:02 GMT
Islamic Development Bank prices $1.25 billion fixed-rate trust certificates issuance
The Sukuk was priced at par at 2.263%, to be payable on semi-annual basis.

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:00:03 GMT
KSA has one of the highest rates of spinal cord injuries from traffic accidents
With a ratio of 62 people with spinal cord injuries per every million, the injuries are mostly due to traffic accidents

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:00:03 GMT
New female faces in Shoura
Ten women members retained their posts out of 30 women appointed by the late King Abdullah to the Council

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:00:02 GMT
Saudi Stock Exchange to adopt global industry classification standards
The move allows international investors access to better information

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:30:02 GMT
UAE's Etihad Airways makes flying from Saudi Arabia to U.S. easier than ever
Travelers can benefit of arriving in the U.S. having pre-cleared US Customs and Border Protection in Abu Dhabi.

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:30:03 GMT
Saudi Shoura Council member makes emotional appeal on women driving
Dr. Lateefa Al-Shaalan called on the consultative body to back the women’s right to drive

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 06:00:12 GMT
Girl power: Saudi set to loosen hold on women's rights?

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 04:51:43 GMT
Travel Caravan: Riyadh tourism professionals discuss opportunities
More than 110 leading travel agents and tourism professionals attended the event

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 04:15:49 GMT
King Abdullah Port vital in boosting Saudi shipping industry
Port also serves to complement other Saudi ports that are striving to meet demands placed on them

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 03:42:03 GMT
Saudi stocks: 'Volumes to continue upward movement'
Saudi stock market up by 16 percent month-on-month in November