Tags Posts tagged with "Riyadh"

Riyadh

Bangkok dethrones London as world’s most popular travel destination

2116
Thailand's capital Bangkok has been ranked top of in MasterCard's 2016 list of the world's most popular travel destinations by number of visitors. The...
Singapore Airlines to end Cairo, Riyadh flights

2393
Singapore Airlines said on May 16 it will stop flying to Cairo and Riyadh from September 2014 because of "weak performance" on the routes. The...
Saudi business center supports female entrepreneurs

2313
Businesswomen of Saudi Arabia in cooperation with the Ministry of Social Affairs have taken upon themselves to help and empower the women of the...
Japanese firm to design new landmark tower for Riyadh

1655
A Japanese company is to design a multi-purpose tower for a local real estate company in the Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The agreement for the designing...
Funding competition launched for Mideast start-ups

1679
Jordan-based tech-focused incubator Oasis500 has launches its first global competition and its first activity completely focusing on urbanism, Omraan, a funding competition for startups...
Oman apartment prices most affordable in GCC

2193
According to the Cost of Living GCC Report 2013-2014 (CLR) published by India-based research firm Bharat Book Bureau, owning an apartment is lot less...
Paramount Hotels to open new properties across GCC

1774
Paramount Hotels & Resorts, the Dubai-based company with the licensing rights for properties using the Hollywood producer’s brand, is looking to expand with new...
Accor plans 10 new hotels in Saudi Arabia

2059
Accor Middle East, a leading hospitality group in the Gulf region, said it has forged a strategic alliance with top Saudi conglomerate Alesayi Group...
Vietnam, Saudi Arabia move closer

3066
Vietnam and Saudi Arabia emphasised their close relationship as "strategic partners" in trade, investment and foreign affairs, according to Vietnam’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia,...
Philippines wants more Saudi tourists

2149
With Philippine Airlines resuming flights to Saudi Arabia from December, tourism agencies together with the airline are now aiming at attracting more Saudi tourists...
Indonesia to stop ‘exporting’ maids by 2017

4385
The Indonesian government has said it will  stop to allow domestic helpers to work abroad by 2017 under the country's new Domestic Worker Roadmap,...
Travel feature: Brainless in the desert

1752
During my hotel career, my numerous “sales trips” to the Middle East often led to unexpected adventure. And thus there I was, one March,...
Looking East: Petro dollars shower on Southeast Asia

2413
The prospects of energy investment from the Gulf in Southeast Asia are taken seriously. From Riyadh over Abu Dhabi to Doha, every major oil player seemingly wants to get involved in the region.
GCC and ASEAN extend cooperation pact

1992
Gulf countries and ASEAN have extended a memorandum of understanding on an action plan that commits both regions to enhanced cooperation in trade and...
BNI1

2391
Indonesia's state-owned financial services major Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) is expanding in Saudi Arabia in an effort to tap the Middle East banking market,...
Burnei Iban

2058
The Sultanate of Brunei is trying to attract more visitors from GCC countries and has intensified its marketing and promotion campaigns in the region. According...
FraserSuitesDubaiMrDavidBrowe Small

1698
Fraser Suites Dubai, a luxury hotel apartment property catering to both business and leisure travellers, banks on its unique lifestyle hospitality concept.

1961
In just three weeks, Saudi’s Kingdom Tower is all set to steal the crown of the world’s tallest building: Dubai’s Burj Khalifa. The 1,...