EMIRATES | Islamic Architecture Workshops Launch At Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre

MILAN | ITALY – The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, SZGMC, launched  a new cultural programme entitled “Ewan El Jami”, a series of workshops that cover the aesthetics of Islamic art and architectural design. The workshops within the programme different age groups and segments of the society, and focus on the unique aspects of Islamic … Continue reading EMIRATES | Islamic Architecture Workshops Launch At Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre

KSA | Saudi Arabia: Qiddiya Announces Progress, Readiness of New Office Complex

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Qiddiya Development, the development branch of Qiddiya Investment, announced the readiness of the first part of its new office complex ahead of schedule. Qiddiya Development is tasked with designing and operating the largest entertainment giant complex for sports, arts, and entertainment in the region. The progress comes in the … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia: Qiddiya Announces Progress, Readiness of New Office Complex

SOCIAL MEDIA | Many Consumers Across UAE, Saudi Unfollow Social Media Influencers

The survey revealed that 79 percent of consumers unfollowed social media influencers due to contrasting values and increased promotional content. Social media influencers are not “influencing” as many people in the region as they used to, according to a new survey by Dubai-based BPC group and research agency YouGov. The fourth edition of the Social … Continue reading SOCIAL MEDIA | Many Consumers Across UAE, Saudi Unfollow Social Media Influencers

EMIRATES | UAE, Saudi Arabia Lead GCC In Digital Transformation Interest Online

Dubai, UAE – The UAE and Saudi Arabia are leading GCC – wide online searches relating to digital security and transformation over the least 12 months, according to new results released by SEMrush, an award-winning all – in – one digital marketing suite. The back-data study covered four key strategic digital terms: “digital transformation”, “digital … Continue reading EMIRATES | UAE, Saudi Arabia Lead GCC In Digital Transformation Interest Online

BUSINESS | Saudi ARAMCO Signs Mou With China’s Zhejiang Free Trade Zone

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi ARAMCO signed on Thursday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China’s Zhejiang free trade zone to facilitate its acquisition of 9 percent stake in Zhejiang integrate refinery and petrochemical complex, Aramco said in a statement. The MoU was signed during a visit by Yuan Jiajun, governor of the Chinese province … Continue reading BUSINESS | Saudi ARAMCO Signs Mou With China’s Zhejiang Free Trade Zone

KSA | Saudi Retailer Said To Pull Out Of Franchise Deal With Marks & Spencer

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair Co reportedly ends agreement with number of “non-performing” brands. Saudi retailer has reportedly pulled out its franchise partnership with Marks & Spencer. Reuters quoted a company statement as saying it has to ended similar agreements with a number of “non-performing” brands. The firm, which owns franchise right for … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Retailer Said To Pull Out Of Franchise Deal With Marks & Spencer

KINGDOM FO SAUDI ARABIA | 2 New Luxury Resorts Will Open Their Doors In Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ula By 2023

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - Just another reason to put the remarkable area packed with prehistoric sites and landmarks on your travel wish list. For its Middle Eastern debut, luxury hotel group Aman has chosen to open three resorts in Saudi Arabia’s extraordinary Al Ula region. The partnership between the Royal Commission for Al-Ula (RCU) and … Continue reading KINGDOM FO SAUDI ARABIA | 2 New Luxury Resorts Will Open Their Doors In Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ula By 2023