Saudi Arabia

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: March 8, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Firms reduced selling prices at a unprecedented rate in an attempt to stimulate client demand. Despite muted overall growth, sentiment towards future growth prospects reached a 46-month high.
Posted: March 5, 2018
UAE. Dubai last week had the worst performance among the main regional markets, -2.4%, followed by Saudi Arabia, -1.5%. Bahrain ended the week +1.6%.
Posted: March 5, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. New Center supports the Kingdom's Digital Transformation Initiative; Hundreds of high-tech, highly skilled jobs and training opportunities to be created.
Posted: March 4, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The number of Saudi women entrepreneur-owned technology startups incubated in the Badir program increased by 144% during the past year .
Posted: March 4, 2018
UAE. Q4 2017 witnessed eight IPOs in the GCC compared to five in Q3 2017; Total number of GCC IPOs increased significantly in 2017 with 28 offerings, compared to four in 2016; Q4 2017 was a strong quarter for debt issuers in the GCC; US$12.5 billion worth of bonds issued in Q4 in Saudi Arabia.
Posted: March 2, 2018
UAE. The Arab Innovation Forum serves as a platform for startups, innovators, entrepreneurs and investors to discuss various topics and build business relationships.
Posted: March 2, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Serco will be bringing its knowledge of international best practice in service and solution design in Healthcare Facilities Management to develop bespoke and high quality Facilities Services at the Jeddah Hospital.
Posted: February 28, 2018
BARCELONA. The two companies plan to develop a roadmap for advanced applications that enable new services for digital transformation across various industries.
Posted: February 27, 2018
UAE. GESS Dubai to discuss challenges and opportunities in teacher recruitment; the total number of schools is 1,597 with a little over 1.1 million students.
Posted: February 27, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Among Arab countries, Saudi Arabia improved its ranking to third in the region and with a higher score than the regional average of 33.
Posted: February 27, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Investment of SAR267 billion in entertainment infrastructure sought; Consumer spending on entertainment will reach SAR36 billion by 2030.
Posted: February 26, 2018
UAE. Most of the main regional indices ended the week on a subdued note; Egypt was best performer +2.4%; followed by Bahrain +0.9%, and Saudi +0.2%.
Posted: February 22, 2018
UAE. Deloitte's report highlights the importance of greater private sector participation to improve the delivery of social services, including healthcare, education, transportation and utilities infrastructure.
Posted: February 21, 2018 aims to offer a huge variety of brands from all over the world to women in the GCC region, with a joyfully convenient experience; The platform will be launched on 3 March 2018.
Posted: February 21, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Senior management appointments made in Saudi, Houston and Muscat, further bolstering Add Energy's global presence, and allowing the expert team to provide in-country support for on-going projects.


date:Posted: March 24, 2018
UAE. Dubai ranks 74th globally on Mercer's Quality of Living Index, and number one in the region for the sixth year in a row.
date:Posted: March 23, 2018
UAE. Higher interest rates lead to modest reduction in lending activity whilst deposits grow, resulting in increased liquidity.
date:Posted: March 23, 2018
UAE. Accenture rolls out SAP S/4HANA as a foundation for real-time analytics, from visitor preferences to sustainability