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

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KSA | Saudis To Get Four-Day Holiday For National Day Celebration

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Ministry of Civil Service has announced a four-day holiday to celebrate this year’s Saudi National Day. The holiday will start by the end of working hours on Thursday September 19, and worl will be resumed on Tuesday September 24. The National Day is always celebrated on September 23 to commemorate … Continue reading KSA | Saudis To Get Four-Day Holiday For National Day Celebration

Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Saudi Professional League (SPL) Named After Crown Prince For Second Consecutive Season

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA  - Saudi Football Professional League (S.P.L) has been renamed as the Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman League for the second consecutive season. The announcement to rename the league was made by Prince Abdulaziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal, chairman of the Saudi Arabian General Sports Authority, during the inauguration ceremony of the new season … Continue reading Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Saudi Professional League (SPL) Named After Crown Prince For Second Consecutive Season

KSA | FIRST IN SAUDI ARABIA: Spokeswoman for Ministry of Education

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – Minister of Education Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh has issues an order appointing Ibtisam Al-Shehri as spokesperson for public education in Saudi Arabia, who has been a supervisor for schools in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province, will hold the position as the first woman spokesperson of the ministry, responsible for over six million students … Continue reading KSA | FIRST IN SAUDI ARABIA: Spokeswoman for Ministry of Education

KSA | Saudi Arabia Set To Stage Record $20M Horse Race In 2020

Saudi Arabia is to stage the richest horse in history next year with a $20 million prize pot up for grabs in the latest venture to attract world-class sporting events to the nation. The new Saudi cup will comfortably eclipse horse racing’s previous richest individual race, the Pegasus World Cup, which peaked at a purse … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia Set To Stage Record $20M Horse Race In 2020

KSA | Saudi Arabia Guest Of Honour At Eurotier Middle East

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia has been named “Guest of Honour” at the inaugural EuroTier Middle East, recognizing the Kingdom’s regional and global role in supporting sustainable agricultural and livestock development. Held in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority, ADAFSA, EuroTier Middle East is set to be held at the … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia Guest Of Honour At Eurotier Middle East

Empowerment of Women | Saudi Women Get a New Right: Allowing Their Kids To Travel

Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi mothers will be able to apply for passports for children in their custody and approve travel abroad under new guidelines that represent a further chipping away of exclusive male power in the conservative Islamic kingdom. The changes, detailed on the website od Saudi Arabia’s General Directorate of Passports on Monday, … Continue reading Empowerment of Women | Saudi Women Get a New Right: Allowing Their Kids To Travel