Tag: Riyadh

Projects worth $23 billion will be discussed at ‘Riyadh: The Sustainable City’ forum
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Projects worth $23 billion will be discussed at ‘Riyadh: The Sustainable City’ forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 15, 2019

The Royal Commission for Riyadh City (RCRC), formally known as Riyadh Development Authority, has invited international experts to participate in ... Read More

“Eid Season” in Saudi Arabia attracts 5 million visitors in 5 days
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“Eid Season” in Saudi Arabia attracts 5 million visitors in 5 days

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

"Eid Season" in Saudi Arabia attracted 5 million visitors in 5 days. This year's season was featured by hosting more ... Read More

Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran
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Budget Airline SalamAir Muscat to Tehran is second flight destination to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

SalamAir, Oman’s first budget airline, has launched its first flight to Tehran, Iran flying Muscat- Tehran three times a week ... Read More

Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars
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Chinese CRRC exports Railway Vehicles for over 12 billion US Dollars

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

For decades, Chinese rail giant CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles has been working on the way to go global. With CRRC ... Read More

Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans
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Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Warwick Hotels & Resorts (WHR), a global hospitality company present in 25 countries around the world, announced its expansion plans ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market Global Stage: Saudi Arabia Tourism Trends
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Arabian Travel Market Global Stage: Saudi Arabia Tourism Trends

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s growing tourism sector will be one of over 40 key travel and tourism trends under the spotlight on ... Read More

The World Travel Award goes to Shaza
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The World Travel Award goes to Shaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Shaza, a unique luxury hotel brand inspired by the cultures of the Silk Route, walked off with no less than ... Read More

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai
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40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

More than 40 airlines and over 60 represented airports have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India ... Read More

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019
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Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute $70.9 billion (SAR 263.1 billion) in total to the country’s ... Read More

19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa
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19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

Marriott International expects to add 19 new properties and more than 3,000 rooms to its  Middle East and Africa portfolio ... Read More

Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer
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Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer

editor editor- March 30, 2019

Spring may have just officially sprung on March 20, but in Prague, summer is starting in just 2 days, and ... Read More

Marriott International and Dur Hospitality open new Riyadh hotel properties
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Marriott International and Dur Hospitality open new Riyadh hotel properties

editor editor- March 29, 2019

Marriott International and Dur Hospitality today announced the opening of Riyadh Marriott Hotel Diplomatic Quarter and Marriott Executive Apartments Riyadh, ... Read More

ATM Report: 63% of Dubai Airport passengers were in transit during 2018
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ATM Report: 63% of Dubai Airport passengers were in transit during 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

More than 63% of the 89 million passengers who passed through Dubai airport in 2018 were in transit with just ... Read More

Shaza Hotels signs first Mysk in Saudi Arabia
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Shaza Hotels signs first Mysk in Saudi Arabia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

Shaza Hotels, a member of the Global Hotel Alliance, has signed a management agreement with Sheikh Sultan Al Harthi to ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city
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2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent ... Read More

What Abu Dhabi Airports will show at Saudi International Airshow
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What Abu Dhabi Airports will show at Saudi International Airshow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Abu Dhabi Airports is participating in the inaugural edition of the Saudi International Air Show, held between March 12 – ... Read More

World’s largest ehnofestival will be held in Riyadh
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World’s largest ehnofestival will be held in Riyadh

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

The World Ethnogames Confederation (Kyrgyzstan) in cooperation with The Camel Club (Saudi-Arabia) are organizing the global event "Nomad Universe" which ... Read More

Shaza Hotels expands in Saudi Arabia with new hotel opening in Riyadh
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Shaza Hotels expands in Saudi Arabia with new hotel opening in Riyadh

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Shaza Hotels, a member of the Global Hotel Alliance, has announced the opening of Shaza Hotel Residences, Riyadh. The property ... Read More

Pope Francis in UAE: Making the world a better place
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Pope Francis in UAE: Making the world a better place

mm Alain St.Ange- February 11, 2019

Pope Francis landed in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates last Sunday night as the first pontiff to visit ... Read More

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement
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China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines and UAE's Emirates airline have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress on a comprehensive ... Read More

Saudi King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival breaks new Guinness records
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Saudi King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival breaks new Guinness records

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

King Abdul Aziz Falconry Festival was announced as the world's largest falcon racing tournament with participation of a record 1723 ... Read More

Saudi Arabia’s luxury tourism Red Sea Project on track
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Saudi Arabia’s luxury tourism Red Sea Project on track

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

A delegation from the Red Sea Development Company, led by chief executive John Pagano, was received by King Salman bin ... Read More

Bankrupt: Lufthansa Partner PrivateAir
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Bankrupt: Lufthansa Partner PrivateAir

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 5, 2018

It started with a Swiss court in October to declare bankrupcy proceeding against PrivateAIr after a vendor asked the court. ... Read More

Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International
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Wide-bodied aircrafts return to Calicut International

editor editor- December 4, 2018

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has announced the resumption of wide-bodied aircraft operations from Calicut International Airport. Read More

Saudi Arabia Set To Build New Futuristic Mega-City for Tourism
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Saudi Arabia Set To Build New Futuristic Mega-City for Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 25, 2017

Saudi Arabia is not the first country that most tourists think to visit. But if the Saudi Crown Prince has ... Read More

Oman opens permanent tourim office in Riyadh
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Oman opens permanent tourim office in Riyadh

editor editor- March 4, 2013

MUSCAT, Oman - The Ministry of Tourism in Oman has announced that it has set up a representative office in ... Read More

Billions to be spent by Saudi government to modernize transport to Mecca
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Billions to be spent by Saudi government to modernize transport to Mecca

editor editor- August 15, 2012

The Saudi Press Agency reported that 62 billion riyal (US$16.5 billion) will be invested to improve the transport system in ... Read More

Saudi Travel and Tourism Investment Market opens in Riyadh
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Saudi Travel and Tourism Investment Market opens in Riyadh

editor editor- April 5, 2012

His Royal Highness Prince Sattam bin Abdul Aziz, Governor of Riyadh Province, on Monday evening, April 2, launched the Fifth ... Read More

IHG to open Riyadh’s second InterContinental hotel
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IHG to open Riyadh’s second InterContinental hotel

editor editor- March 14, 2012

IHG, the world’s largest hotel group by number of rooms, and the biggest international hotel company in the kingdom of ... Read More

Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards kicks off in Riyadh
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Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards kicks off in Riyadh

editor editor- February 27, 2012

The campaign for the second staging of the Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards has kicked off in Riyadh. Read More

SCTA offers 400 tourism jobs to young Saudis in Riyadh
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SCTA offers 400 tourism jobs to young Saudis in Riyadh

editor editor- January 6, 2012

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has announced that 400 jobs have been offered ... Read More

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Riyadh Kingdom Tower to become world’s tallest building

editor editor- September 6, 2011

After Dubai’s Burj Khalifa the World’s tallest building in Saudi Arabia is getting ready to amaze the world. This $1.2 ... Read More

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Ritz-Carlton enters Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with Riyadh hotel

editor editor- May 3, 2011

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and BETHESDA, Md. - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Read More

Open Invitation to visit STTIM in Riyadh from March 27-31, 2011
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Open Invitation to visit STTIM in Riyadh from March 27-31, 2011

editor editor- March 26, 2011

Next week, between Sunday, March 27 up through Thursday, March 31, the city of Riyadh will host a very important ... Read More

STTIM in Riyadh will present encouraging factors for investment and promising tourism patterns in Saudi Arabia
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STTIM in Riyadh will present encouraging factors for investment and promising tourism patterns in Saudi Arabia

editor editor- February 23, 2011

(eTN) - In less than five weeks, between March 27-31, 2011, the Saudi Travel & Tourism Investment Market (STTIM) will ... Read More

Malaysia Airlines to launch service to Riyadh
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Malaysia Airlines to launch service to Riyadh

editor editor- October 11, 2010

Malaysia Airlines managing director and CEO, Tengku Datuk Azmil Zahruddin, announced that the carrier will launch service to Riyadh, Saudi ... Read More

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