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Alhokair And Arabian Centres to Acquire 51% Stake in Online Fashion Retailer, Vogacloset, Redefining Saudi Shopping Experience

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 7:12am

Fawaz A. Alhokair & Co (known as "Alhokair") was formed in 1990 by Fawaz, Salman and Abdulmajeed Alhokair.

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  • Fawaz A. Alhokair & Co (known as "Alhokair") was formed in 1990 by Fawaz, Salman and Abdulmajeed Alhokair.
  • For more information, please visit www.fahretail.com
    Arabian Centres is the leading owner, operator and developer of Lifestyle Centres in Saudi Arabia.
  • As of 31 December 2020, Arabian Centres operates a portfolio of 21 centres strategically located in 11 Saudi cities.
  • During 2020 the company attracted 12 million unique users across the Middle East with more than half of them from Saudi Arabia.

Bernadette Miller debuts in the literary limelight with ‘A House in the Land of Shinar’

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 5:00am

NEW YORK, March 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Author Bernadette Miller marks her literary debut with the release of A House in the Land of Shinar (published by Archway Publishing).

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  • NEW YORK, March 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Author Bernadette Miller marks her literary debut with the release of A House in the Land of Shinar (published by Archway Publishing).
  • dramatizes the probable origins of several stories from the Old Testament based on archaeological evidence mostly unknown to the public.
  • In ancient Saudi Arabia, the beloved daughter of a Bedouin Arab named Tiras is sacrificed to his tribes imaginary bull-god.
  • Accompanied by his donkey, Tiras sets out for the sophisticated non-Arab land of Sumer, crossing the dangerous Nefud Desert.

Saudi Arabia $500+ Million Online Food Ordering and Delivery Market to 2026: Digitization and Emergence of Advanced Online Services is Expected to Drive Growth

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 8:30pm

The Saudi Arabian Online Food Ordering and Delivery Market was valued at USD 511.21 Million in the 2020 which is forecast to grow at 10.05% CAGR during 2021 - 2026.

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  • The Saudi Arabian Online Food Ordering and Delivery Market was valued at USD 511.21 Million in the 2020 which is forecast to grow at 10.05% CAGR during 2021 - 2026.
  • Digitization, and emergence of advanced online services is expected to drive the Saudi Arabian Online Food Ordering and Delivery Market in the next five years.
  • New age generation-Z leads a hectic life and the convenience for saving the time is a major factor for the growing popularity of online food ordering and delivery market of Saudi Arabia.
  • The Saudi Arabian Online Food Ordering and Delivery Market is segmented by operation type, by source, by payment, and by region.

Tumbles Kids' Gym Is the First U.S. Children's Fitness Facility to Open in Qatar

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 1:44pm

It will be the first U.S. children's fitness franchise to open in Qatar, which is planned for this summer.

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  • It will be the first U.S. children's fitness franchise to open in Qatar, which is planned for this summer.
  • Tumbles' founder and CEO, Manish Vakil, says that his company chose to franchise in the Middle East because its countries have the highest incidence of childhood obesity in the world.
  • Vakil points out that the U.S. Commercial Service in Houston played a critical role in Tumbles' ability to franchise in Qatar.
  • Senior International Trade Specialist Steven Garrett serves as Tumbles primary U.S. Commercial Service partner and worked closely with CEO Vakil negotiating the franchise agreement in Qatar.

Remarks by President Charles Michel at a press conference with Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili in Tbilisi

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 8:01am

The current political crisis and polarisation clearly risk undermining Georgia's hard-won young democracy in this complex region.

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  • The current political crisis and polarisation clearly risk undermining Georgia's hard-won young democracy in this complex region.
  • I have had good and frank discussions with you, Mr. Prime Minister, with the different colleagues and with the leaders of the opposition parties.
  • And the opposition should also step up to the challenges and engage constructively in the interests of Georgia.
  • Today, I also had the opportunity to visit the Administrative Boundary Line with the Georgian breakaway region of South Ossetia.

IT Market In Saudi Arabia- Accenture Plc, Alphabet Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., among others to contribute to the market growth | Industry Analysis, Market Trends, Opportunities and Forecast 2024

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 4:00pm

The report on the IT market in Saudi Arabia provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.

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  • The report on the IT market in Saudi Arabia provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario and the overall market environment.
  • The ITmarket in Saudi Arabia analysis includes end-user segment, component segment and geography landscape.
  • This study identifies the use of IT in the creation of NEOM as one of the prime reasons driving the ITmarket in Saudi Arabia growth during the next few years.

Former Director of the FTC Bureau of Competition Joins Latham & Watkins

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 11:04am

Most recently, Conner served in the Bureau of Competition at the FTC, joining in 2017 as Deputy Director before rising to Director in 2019.

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  • Most recently, Conner served in the Bureau of Competition at the FTC, joining in 2017 as Deputy Director before rising to Director in 2019.
  • From the UK's Competition and Markets Authority Latham brought aboard Gregory Bonn , David Little , and Jonathan Parker .
  • Latham & Watkins operates in South Korea as a Foreign Legal Consultant Office.
  • Latham & Watkins works in cooperation with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Lleida.net to create a new subsidiary in Dubai

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 8:13am

The subsidiary, called Lleidanet Saas Services, will be incorporated in the United Arab Emirates and will be based at the company's offices in Dubai.

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  • The subsidiary, called Lleidanet Saas Services, will be incorporated in the United Arab Emirates and will be based at the company's offices in Dubai.
  • This corporation is the second subsidiary that the Spanish listed company has in the region.
  • In the UAE, Lleidanet Dubai LLC, whose sole purpose is to support Emirates Post, the country's national postal operator, is already in operations.
  • Emirates Post has exclusive distribution rights for its services in the country, with a contract signed for an indefinite period.

Lleida.net to create a new subsidiary in Dubai

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 8:11am

The subsidiary, called Lleidanet Saas Services, will be incorporated in the United Arab Emirates and will be based at the company's offices in Dubai.

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  • The subsidiary, called Lleidanet Saas Services, will be incorporated in the United Arab Emirates and will be based at the company's offices in Dubai.
  • This corporation is the second subsidiary that the Spanish listed company has in the region.
  • In the UAE, Lleidanet Dubai LLC, whose sole purpose is to support Emirates Post, the country's national postal operator, is already in operations.
  • Emirates Post has exclusive distribution rights for its services in the country, with a contract signed for an indefinite period.

HRF Commends Release of Jamal Khashoggi Murder Report; MBS Must Be Held Accountable

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 10:49pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Human Rights Foundation (HRF) commends the Biden Administration's release of a declassified intelligence report on the murder of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

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  • NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Human Rights Foundation (HRF) commends the Biden Administration's release of a declassified intelligence report on the murder of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
  • "We expect nothing less than justice for Jamal Khashoggi and all of Saudi Arabia's brave dissidents," said HRF President Thor Halvorssen.
  • "The murder of Jamal Khashoggi is a chilling illustration of the destruction that can result when extreme power goes unchecked," said HRF President Thor Halvorssen.
  • TAKE ACTION and SIGN THE PETITION to join the global campaign to demand justice for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.