Saudi Arabia

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Posted: 03-08-2011
SAUDI ARABIA. CB Richard Ellis released today the latest MarketView for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. OVERVIEWKing Abdullah’s recent pledge to spend 30% of the Kingdom’s annual economic output (approximately US$130 billion) on mass housing, job creation and training, unemployment benefits and a raft of other social and economic measures has been welcomed with great enthusiasm. However, as the supply and demand gap continues to widen in the housing sector, affordability remains the key deterrent for home ownership amongst Saudi nationals. Saudi Arabia has the largest re
Posted: July 16, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of B+ (Good) and an issuer credit rating of "bbb-"; The outlook assigned to each rating is stable.
Posted: July 16, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Jacobs is expected to provide a range of engineering services on an as-needed basis for a portfolio of minor capital expenditure projects at the Sipchem facilities.
Posted: July 11, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Award recognizes STME business growth in the Middle East region.
Posted: July 7, 2016
UAE. GCC hotels emerged as the highest performers in terms of occupancy in May 2016, with hotels in the UAE and Jeddah recording the highest May occupancy rates in the Middle East this year.
Posted: July 5, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The ratings reflect the company's strong business profile, excellent risk-adjusted capitalisation and track record of robust operating performance.
Posted: July 1, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Ministry of Commerce and Investment signs agreement with PwC in New York to set up PwC's Academy in the Kingdom to provide training and development to Saudi Nationals.
Posted: June 30, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. "Women are venturing into new areas of business in Saudi Arabia and supply chain management is one of them. Holding such events would have a very positive impact on their careers and future."
Posted: June 30, 2016
UAE. Ceremony to celebrate partnership attended by senior representatives from both companies.
Posted: June 29, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Quick approval of financing application feature of agreement
Posted: June 28, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. QnA International hosts 4th annual Saudi Trade Finance Summit in Jeddah.
Posted: June 27, 2016
UAE. 15 active projects are adding value to local communities and the tourism economy in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and India.
Posted: June 27, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Partnership framework aligns with Saudi's Vision 2030 and recently approved National Transformation Program.
Posted: June 23, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The NTP aims to boost non-oil revenue by 2020 through more than 500 initiatives including the implementation of new taxes and increasing government fees and taxes on "harmful products."
Posted: June 17, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. License allows 100% ownership in the country's trading sector, expanding Dow's long history of partnership and investment in Saudi.
Posted: June 15, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. "The new law will result in a fundamental change in Saudi Arabia's real estate market and help stimulate further development to address the severe shortage of middle income housing".

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Just 10% of insurers have strategic plans in place for the arrival of driverless vehicles; It will be up to 20 years before they become mainstream.
date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The botched coup was nothing but, as he put it, "a gift from God" to purge what is left of Turkey's democracy and cleanse the army and judiciary in order to ensure the total subordination of all institutions to his whims.
date:Posted: July 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. 90% of non-tech companies face increased competition from digital adopters; 67% plan acquisitions to upgrade their digital capabilities.
INTERNATIONAL. The botched coup was nothing but, as he put it, "a gift from God" to purge what is left of Turkey's democracy and cleanse the army and judiciary in order to ensure the total subordination of all institutions to his whims.
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
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