KSA will soon begin issuing tourist visas

KSA will soon begin issuing tourist visas

According to Saudi Arabia’s Okaz newspaper, the government announced that it will begin issuing tourist visas starting September 27. These will be valid for a 90-day period and cost about $117. Qualified applicants eligible to apply will include citizens from 51 countries. Due to internal changes, the ruling family has...

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Entertainment, leisure, culture, and sports parks coming to Saudi Arabia’s Qiddiya

Entertainment, leisure, culture, and sports parks coming to Saudi Arabia’s Qiddiya

Six Flags Qiddiya will cover 32 hectares (79 acres) and feature 28 rides and attractions across the six lands: The City of Thrills, Discovery Springs, Steam Town, Twilight Gardens, Valley of Fortune and Grand Exposition.

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Mega projects in the MENA region

Mega projects in the MENA region

Christopher Lund, head of Hotels for Colliers International MENA, gives us a rundown of the major projects in the works across the region

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Boom, bust or business as usual?

Boom, bust or business as usual?

Dr. Martin Berlin, Middle East Partner and Global Deals Real Estate Leader at PwC shares his insight on two key markets

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Costa Coffee and Alghanim Industries to expand in Saudi, Qatar, and Oman

Costa Coffee and Alghanim Industries to expand in Saudi, Qatar, and Oman

The Costa Coffee-Alghanim partnership flourished since its 2013 formation, growing to more than 75 stores. 35 of these shops opened in less than a year.

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Master plan unveiled for the Qiddiya giga project in Riyadh

Master plan unveiled for the Qiddiya giga project in Riyadh

The site is organized around five primary development nodes each with a unique purpose.

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addmind opens Jeddah’s first ‘Halal Nightclub’ today

addmind opens Jeddah’s first ‘Halal Nightclub’ today

As part of the new reforms in the entertainment sector taking place in the Saudi Kingdom, addmind hospitality, a leader in concept creation and F&B management in the Middle East, confirmed the opening of a ‘watered-down’ version of its famous club, White. The club will open a ‘high-end cafe lounge’ in...

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Three-minute online visa system is linked to purchase of tickets for Jeddah Season events

Three-minute online visa system is linked to purchase of tickets for Jeddah Season events

Once visitors buy a ticket, they can get an instant e-Visa simply by logging on to www.sharek.sa and following the step-by-step instructions.

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Accor Holy destinations launched in Saudi Arabia

Accor Holy destinations launched in Saudi Arabia

The first phase of the platform has already been launched and contains comprehensive information about AccorHotels in Makkah.

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flynas launches direct Riyadh-New Delhi flights starting July

flynas launches direct Riyadh-New Delhi flights starting July

flynas, the Saudi national air carrier and leading low-cost airline in the Middle East, has announced the launch of its new direct international flights between Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, and New Delhi, the capital of India, starting the 1st of July 2019. flynas will operate 5 direct weekly...

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