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Saudi economic growth set to flatline in 2017 in new era of oil

Jadwa Investment forecasts growth of just 0.1% this year compared to 1.4% in 2016... read more

 Arabian Business2 hours ago

     
US urges Qatar and Saudi-led group to 'lower rhetoric'

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 Arabian Business2 hours ago
Bahrain accuses Qatar of 'military escalation'

Foreign minister makes reference to Doha allowing Turkish troops on to its territory... read more

 Arabian Business2 hours ago
SES Networks and Primacom to Deliver High Speed Broadband Connectivity to Vessels in Asia-Pacific

(ME NewsWire)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today it has signed a multi-year agreement with leading Indonesian satellite communications provider Primacom (PT Primacom Interbuana). Primacom will use SES Networks' Maritime+ service ... read more

 Saudi Daily Record3 hours ago
BIS warns of risks to global economic growth

ZURICH — The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) on Sunday urged governments to allow growth trends toward long-term averages to target structural reform while... read more

 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
BlackBerry enables the Enterprise of Things to thrive

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 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

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 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
Italy to pay up to 17bn euros to save two troubled banks: Govt

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 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
Visitor numbers down but Paris Air Show was 'good vintage'

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 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
DAMAC chosen for $1bn historic transformation of Oman's port

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 Saudi Gazette20 hours ago
UAE says US, European guarantees needed to solve Gulf crisis

Top Emirati diplomat insists guarantees and controls required to implement an accord... read more

 Arabian BusinessYesterday
Egypt's Sisi ratifies island handover to Saudi Arabia

Egyptian President backs the maritime border treaty days after parliament approved the deal... read more

 Arabian BusinessYesterday
"Tehran, Riyadh Not Decided Yet to Open Interest Sections”

A top Iranian official says Iran and Saudi Arabia have not yet made any decision to open interest sections in the two countries.... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Saudi Relief Campaign Distributes Iftar Meals for Day 28 in Yemen

The Saudi national campaign organized by the King Salman Relief and Humanitarian Aid Center continued for the 28th consecutive day distributing Iftar meals for people in Yemen's Taiz governorate benefiting all the districts of the governorate.... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Budding anime firms in conservative Saudi Arabia tap Japanese knowhow

Change is in the air here in Saudi Arabia, where strict adherence to Islamic traditions is a given, and limitations on creating or enjoying entertainment are the rule rather than the exception. Moves to collaborate with Japanese corporations to creat... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Over 1 million lab tests conducted on pilgrims at Makkah hospitals during Ramadan

More than 1 million laboratory tests were conducted on pilgrims at Makkah hospitals during Ramadan, the Ministry of Health announced here on Friday. According to figures revealed by the ministry, a total of 362,457 samples were received and 1 million... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Tons of unhygienic foods seized during Ramadan

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 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Riyadh all set for Eid celebrations

With the arrival of Eid Al-Fitr, comprehensive civil and security arrangements are in place in the capital. Riyadh governorate, the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance and Riyadh municipality have made arrangements for the first day of Eid... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
Bechtel appoints Al-Ghabban as Country Manager

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement, and construction, Saturday announced the appointment of Abdulrahman Al-Ghabban as country manager in Saudi Arabia. Al-Ghabban will lead Bechtel's business and operations in the Kingdom.... read more

 Saudi Daily RecordYesterday
IPS holds first Ramadan Real Estate Majlis in cooperation with DLD

DUBAI — International Property Show (IPS), the Middle East’s Biggest Property Sales Platform, hosted the first Ramadan Real Estate Majlis where major developers from... read more

 Saudi GazetteYesterday
?Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski conducting various charitable activities

RIYADH — As part of Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski initiatives during the holy month of Ramadan in supporting charitable activities in the community, the... read more

 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Al-Jasser inspects Saudia services at KKIA in Riyadh

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Halal Expo Dubai to focus on the $2.3 trillion global halal industry

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Bechtel appoints Al-Ghabban as Country Manager

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Study: 99% of all Islamic websites to do not capture youth’s interest.

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
ICD, JSCB cooperate to finance SMEs in Uzbekistan

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Thuraya IP M2M service launched to connect the Internet of Remote Things

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Shaker Group supports orphans in the holy month of Ramadan

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Zain concludes Ramadan promotion with two BMW X5

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Celebrate Eid Break at Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh

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 Saudi GazetteYesterday
Saudi government employees just got their financial perks back

Late on Wednesday, King Salman issued a royal order restoring all allowances, bonuses and financial benefits to civil servants with a retrospective effect? Saudi Gazette reported.... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Foreigners 'to inject billions' into Saudi on MSCI inclusion

Saudi Arabia could become the ninth largest country on the MSCI Emerging Market index if it wins inclusion in 2019, attracting billions of dollars of inflows, according to analysts.... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Swaraj asks Indian envoy in Saudi to help nurse pushed into

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today asked the Indian envoy in Saudi Arabia to help a nurse from Karnataka who has reportedly been pushed into slavery in the Gulf country.... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Saudi Arabia won't finance construction of Parliament building in Dushanbe

Saudi Arabia has refuted the information about the possible financing of construction of the new building of the Tajik Parliament in Dushanbe.... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Bader El Houssami appointed COO, Nissan KSA

Bader El Houssami has joined Nissan Saudi Arabia as Chief Operating Officer, effective July 1. Based in Jeddah, Bader takes over responsibility for Nissan's day-to-day operational functions as the company continues to consolidate its robust position ... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Saudi Arabia's crown prince gives $66.7m in aid for cholera outbreak in Yemen

The King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSRelief) donated $66.7 million to the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF), the World Health Organization (WHO) and their partners to respond to the outbreak of cholera in Yemen. The donation is an init... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Prince Faisal launches creative platform for jewelry trade

Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman on Wednesday launched a creative platform for innovation, design and manufacture of jewelry under a program for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). During the launch, the prince said the initiative will support ... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Saudi-UAE demands challenge the fundamentals of international relations

A list of 13 conditions for lifting the Saudi-UAE led blockade of Qatar handed to the Gulf state this week by Kuwaiti mediators, offers a first taste of newly-promoted Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's foreign policy approach that if endorsed ... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
SCTH gears up for Souq Okaz festival

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) is gearing up for this year's Souq Okaz. Major preparations have been completed to hold the popular festival in the same location: The ancient Souq Okaz in Taif. The 11th edition of the we... read more

 Saudi Daily Record2 days ago
Study uncovers link between male hormones and metabolic disease

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Etihad Aviation Group volunteers host ‘Road to Happiness’ Iftar during Ramadan

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Cisco appoints Haytham AlOhali as MD

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Etihad Airways, Emirates Red Crescent collaborate on Ramadan campaign in Year...

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
HUAWEI P10, the well-deserved portrait guru

RIYADH — One out of three people use the rear camera on their smart phones to take portrait photos, according to consumer research, which... read more

 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Bader El Houssami appointed COO, Nissan KSA

JEDDAH — Bader El Houssami has joined Nissan Saudi Arabia as Chief Operating Officer, effective July 1. Based in Jeddah, Bader takes over responsibility... read more

 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Cook Smart with LG during this Ramadan

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Space sector employees serve Iftar meals at Sheikh Zayed Mosque

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh hosts orphans from ‘INSAN’ for Iftar

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Etihad Airways increases middle east and North Africa CAPACITY to cater to growing summer demand

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago
Cisco unveils network of the future that can learn, adapt and evolve

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 Saudi Gazette2 days ago