• ‘Hand In Hand’ initiative launches in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, In collaboration with the Disabled Children’s Association

    To give and to share are truly among the greatest pleasures on earth. It has been said that you have not lived until you have done something for someone that cannot repay you. The values and principles of humility, generosity and goodwill are ones that Mouawad deeply admires and connects to. They are at the core of the Robert Mouawad Foundation, with the promise of making a life-long difference to underprivileged children.

  • Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM Sign MoU to Bring Fast-track Modular Affordable Housing Solutions to Saudi Arabia

    Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate in delivering innovative, modular affordable housing solutions on fast track basis for the Saudi Arabian market.  

  • Riyadh is building the world's largest public transit system …in just 5 years

    The City of Riyadh, capital of Saudi Arabia, is building the world's largest public transit system --- in just five years. It will be presenting the project at the Palais des  Congrès, in Montreal, Quebec, during the global summit of the Union Internationale des Transports Publics (UITP), May 15 to 17, 2017.

  • Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive for Hajj

    Saudi Arabia has to date welcomed 1.497 million pilgrims who have flocked to the country in preparation for the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, which is due to begin on August 30, 2017.

  • The new Plant to treat 70,000 cubic meters of waste water per day

     Drake & Scull International PJSC, a regional market leader in integrated design, engineering and commissioning, procurement, construction and construction management, has announced today that a consortium of Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), its wholly-owned German water & energy technology solutions provider subsidiary, and Aziz Company for Contracting and Industrial Investment (ACCII), Saudi-based firm that specializes in civil and infrastructure projects, has been awarded a SAR 268 million contract for South Dhahran Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Saudi Arabia.

  • ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ to feature latest industry investment opportunities and projects in Kingdom

    Saudi Arabia has seen remarkable progress in the transport and railway industry throughout the past years, complementing its efforts to address development needs and provide safe and prompt transportation to the public, based on latest technologies. With the ongoing development and massive projects across the transport and service industry, and looking to contribute effectively to the local transport sector and shed light on the current and future prospects in the Kingdom, Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) will be hosting the ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ exhibition from May 31 to June 3, 2015 at Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center (RICEC).

  • “ALMALL” the Region’s Newest Online Shopping Destination

    Following Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Salman’s ascension to his role last year, Saudi Arabia has been working towards realizing a complete transformation of its economy and society based on key objectives set under its Vision 2030, a national strategy to modernize its economy and diversify the country’s economy, moving it away from oil dependency.

  • “King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre” achieves highest level of health care IT adoption

    King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH&RC) is the first health system outside of North America to achieve Stage 7 on the ambulatory Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAMSM) by HIMSS Analytics, the highest recognition for use of clinical information technology (IT) systems and advanced safety features to improve health outcomes and enhance the patient care experience.

  • (ITFC), the "Best Islamic Trade Finance Institution 2018"

    The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), was awarded "Best Islamic Trade Finance Institution 2018" at the 8th Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) on September 29, 2018, held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Award was accepted by Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol, Chief Executive Officer, ITFC in the presence of the President of Bosnia and Herzegovina, His Excellency Bakir Izetbegović.

  • 10 Factors Weakened the Brand Image and Reputation of the Saudi Hospitality Sector

    The Division for Research and Analytical Study at W7Worldwide revealed 10 factors that contributed to the absence of a brand image and reputation of the large and medium-sized hotel sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with focusing on two categories (five and four stars), which weakened their marketing and communications/media campaigns.

  • 18th edition of Saudi Power receives overwhelming response from over 5,246 trade visitors

    The 18th edition of Saudi Power, the leading international trade exhibition for power in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, concluded on a successful note with hundreds of local and international companies and over 5246 professionals attending the show. The event kept exhibitors and visitors abreast with the latest industry updates and market developments, providing a unique platform to view the energy sector’s latest equipments and services, develop global partnerships, and generate new business opportunities.

  • 20 winners have received the Sayidaty Award for Excellence and Creativity 2018

    Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, Prince of Asharqiya, and the presence of Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Battal, Undersecretary of the Prince of Asharqia, the Sayidaty Award for Excellence and Creativity ,in its fourth session, honored the Saudi woman again in an event Held in Kempinski Hotel Al Khobar in Asharqiya on Sunday 27/1/2019, with the attendnace of a group of community figures and those who are interested in empowering women and focusing on their issues, especially in light of the renaissance witnessed by Saudi society at the present time and the recent royal decisions supporting women and their careers in line with Vision 2030, to have a more active role and prove a her presence in all fields.

  • 25 Artists from Saudi Arabia, GCC and Europe Enrich “Al ‘Obour” Contemporary Arts Exhibition

    The Saudi Art Council gears up to launch Al Obour (the crossing), a multigenerational aesthetic experience, to be opened to the public on February 6th at their headquarters in Gold Moor Mall, Jeddah.

  • 4DX Expands Middle East Reach with Three Cinemacity Locations to Open in Saudi Arabia

    CJ 4DPLEX has succeeded in a new partnership with Cinemacity, the leading cinema exhibitor in Saudi Arabia, further extending the reach of 4DX in Middle East. Through this deal, three 4DX locations will open in the country's capital city, Riyadh, and other major Saudi cities by the end of this year. 

  • A distinctive regulatory model for Saudi Arabia at the level of the Middle East and Europe

    The Saudi Arabian Public Transport Authority (PTA) has awarded Uber a “Certificate of alignment with Regulations and Standards”, for the company’s alignment with the conditions and procedural requirements issued to regulate the activity of the ride-sharing industry in the Kingdom. Specifically, with regulations allowing only Saudi nationals to use their private vehicles for commercial purposes, in addition to fulfilling technical requirements that are part by these regulations.

  • Abdul Latif Jameel Land Selects Yardi Voyager Residential Management Software

    One of Saudi Arabia’s leading land and property developers, Abdul Latif Jameel Land will utilize Yardi Voyager® 7S, a browser-agnostic, fully mobile Software as a Service platform, for residential asset and property management.

  • Abdul Latif Jameel Motors, together with implementation partner Britehouse, wins top SAP prize for digital transformation

    ABDUL Latif Jameel Motors, together with their SAP implementation partner, Britehouse, has been awarded a prestigious international prize for a digital transformation program that has overhauled performance at one of Saudi Arabia’s leading automotive distributors, improving efficiency and customer service across the business.

  • Accenture Teaches UAE and KSA Students to Code with ‘Hour of Code’ Initiative

    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) teamed up with Expo 2020 Dubai and two schools in UAE and KSA to lead coding tutorial sessions between December 3-9, 2018. Taking place in Riyadh, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Accenture’s Hour of Code activities were part of the company’s commitment to helping students around the world build computer and science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills.

  • Accor Makkah Launches the All New “Holy Destinations” Identity

    Accor Makkah have successfully launched “Accor Holy Destinations” Umbrella - the first of its kind in the Saudi hospitality sector. Holy destination is an alliance between all AccorHotels in Makkah (8 hotels) and Madinah (3 hotels).


    Global music stars Jason Derulo and headline act Enrique Iglesias have made history by performing to a crowd of excited music fans in Saudi Arabia as the lights turned green for the Formula E festival of fun surrounding the 2018 ‘Saudia’ Ad Diriyah E-Prix.