A portrait of Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud by George W. Bush

Image: A portrait of Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, painted by former U.S. President George W. Bush, on display at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas, Texas. George Bush … [Read more...]

29 restaurants are closed for low hygiene

Riyadh -- Municipality inspectors have closed down 29 restaurants and food stores in the Riyadh for violating health regulations, local media reported. 62 workers were also banned for a low hygiene … [Read more...]

Factory used recycled sponge to manufacture pillows is closed

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry closed down a factory in southern Riyadh after inspection results confirming that factory used recycled sponge to manufacture pillows and mattresses that were … [Read more...]

Saudi Arabia regulation for locally-produced YouTube content

According to The Associated Press, Saudi Arabia is studying ways to regulate locally-produced YouTube content, including the possibility of requiring government-issued licenses for some users, said an … [Read more...]

Nearly 100 deaths from MERS recorded in the Kingdom

The death toll from the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in the Kingdom neared 100. The number of fatalities from the coronavirus is raising fast in high polluted Kingdom. With 39 … [Read more...]

The state-of-the-art King Abdullah Sports City stadium is ready to host football matches

King Abdullah Sports City Stadium is set for opening on 1st May with special celebrations planned for its grand day. Essam Tawfiq, General Director of Public Affairs at Aramco told the media that the … [Read more...]

Riyadh metro project is launched

Riyadh-- Work on the long-awaited King Abdulaziz Project for Public Transport in Riyadh is going full steam and in accordance to schedule, stated Riyadh Governor Prince Khaled bin Bandar. Five … [Read more...]

Prince Saud bin Nayef inaugurates the Science & Technology Week 2014

HRH Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Amir of the Eastern Province, launches next Sunday activities of the Science & Technology Week 2014, organized by King Abdulaziz City for Science … [Read more...]

Excite and innovate to add value to the aerospace industry

Aerospace and associated industries need to excite and innovate if they are to succeed over the long term, delegates at the second Global Aerospace Summit discussed. The sectors need to excite … [Read more...]

Saudi corporation invests USD 100 million to produce halal vaccines

A Saudi corporation has invested USD 100 million in the Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC), Malaysia to produce halal vaccines for meningitis, hepatitis and meningococcal disease. “We are … [Read more...]

NATS signs agreement with Airbus ProSky

UK air traffic service provider NATS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus ProSky, with the aim of providing new market propositions that can increase capacity and improve the … [Read more...]

Mubadala and Airbus Middle East rolls-out a series of robotic workshops

Mubadala Aerospace & Engineering services joined forces with Airbus to roll-out the first of a series of robotic workshops at the Global Aerospace Summit to promote science and technology among … [Read more...]

A new perspective needed on China’s outward investment in developed countries

China’s market is notably one of the most dynamic in the world. With its considerable growth, focus has switched from China as an inward FDI destination, to a source of outward FDI (OFDI). Up until … [Read more...]

Saudi Arabia welcomes Standard & Poor’s upgrade

FDI inflow to the Kingdom accounts to USD 199 billion or 40 per cent of all foreign investment into Arab region. Despite the oil rich Kingdom’s attractiveness to foreign investor little is being done … [Read more...]

Al Hokair Group expands to the UAE

The Saudi conglomerate opened the first indoor family entertainment centre in Dubai and eighth in the UAE under its flagship brand Sparky’s at Al Ghurair Mall. Dubai’s first and flagship Sparky’s … [Read more...]