An Evening Celebrating Saudi Heritage and Cuisine With Saudi Chef Ward Tami
Every Tuesday at Voco® Hotel Riyadh Riyadh, March 1 2020: Fans of traditional Saudi cuisine can enjoy an array of authentic local dishes from accomplished female Saudi chef, Ward Tami, at the newly opened voco® Riyadh in the heart of the capital. Every Tuesday, “Saudi Evening” takes place at the Horizon restaurant between 6.30pm and 11pm, with guests invited to experience the most popular Saudi dishes including a selection of Arab salads, appetizers and sweets, seasoned with original flavours reflecting internationally-trained Ward Tamim’s in-depth knowledge of the authentic local cuisine. The menu aims to reflect the depth, ......Read More
Monday, March 2, 2020
UK's Georgia Hall Amongst Golf Stars Confirmed to Compete in Saudi Ladies International Next Month
World’s top female golfers preparing to compete in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the first time with Georgia Hall, Amy Boulden and Sweden’s Camilla Lennarth heading to the renowned Royal Greens Golf and Country Club next month 26th February 2020, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: English golf star Georgia Hall is the latest big name to be ......Read More
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Saudia, Saudi Arabia's National Flag Air Carrier Has Joined the Saudi Cup as a Platinum Sponsor & Of ...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 24, 2020: One of Saudi Arabia’s biggest brands, SAUDIA is Title Sponsor of the $1.5 million Saudia Sprint, a 1200m dirt race that will feature some of the world’s fastest horses. The Saudia Sprint forms part of the inaugural SAUDI CUP DAY, which takes place at King Abdulaziz Racecourse, ......Read More
Monday, February 24, 2020
US Track Stars Arrive in Riyadh Ahead of$29.2m Saudi Cup Day
Maximum Security, McKenzie and Mucho Gusto on Saudi Soil A group of 12 American racehorses, with combined prize money earnings of more than USD$17.5m, got their first look at Riyadh’s King Abdulaziz Racecourse today as they touched down ahead of the $29.2m Saudi Cup day. First off the lorry at the King Abdulaziz Racecourse Quarantine Facility was the Jason Servis-trained four-time Grade 1 winner and $20m Saudi Cup contender, Maximum Security. He was followed by Billy Batts, trained by Peter Miller who will run in the Samba Saudi Derby and sprint star, Legends of War who is prepared by Doug O’Neill. Miller’s second two runners, Captain Scotty who goes ......Read More
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Raw Tag-team Championship Match Announced for WWE Super Showdown in Riyadh
Riyadh Saudi, February 19, 2020: The latest match announcement for WWE Super ShowDown in Riyadh has been announced, and fans in Saudi can look forward to watching The Street Profits take on Seth Rollins & Murphy for the RAW Tag-Team Championship. Seth Rollins made Murphy a believer, and with that conviction has come the Raw ......Read More
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Two More Huge Matches Announced for WWE Super Showdown in Riyadh, Including Goldberg V the Fiend
Saudi Arabian WWE fans are set for another incredible match at Super ShowDown this month after it was announced the legendary Goldberg will challenge The Fiend for his WWE Universal Championship. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 08, 2020: A Steel Cage Match between Roman Reigns and King Corbin has also been scheduled ......Read More
Sunday, February 9, 2020
The Second Annual Saudi International Lives Up to Its Promise of Delivering ‘the Ultimate Day Out' – ...
Saudi International gets “bigger and better” as fans and players enjoy weekend of golf, entertainment and live music at Royal Greens Golf & Country Club in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) King Abdullah Economic City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 6 February: The second annual Saudi International ......Read More
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Twitter Announces Its New Approach to Synthetic and Manipulated Media
As a result of the feedback it received from the Arabic, English, Hindi, Spanish, Portuguese and Japanese public, experts and its own teams Building rules in public: Twitter announces its new approach to synthetic and manipulated media Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 05, 2020: As part of Twitter’s responsibility to create rules that are fair and set clear expectations for everyone on the service, Twitter announced its plan last fall to seek input from the public in Arabic, English, Hindi, Spanish, Portuguese and Japanese, on how it will address synthetic and manipulated media. Today, it’s sharing what it learned and how it shaped ......Read More
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Diriyah Gate Development Authority & Golf Saudi Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Cementing Fut ...
The memorandum outlines a partnership between the two entities, tasked with the development and management of the premier Greg Norman championship golf course in Wadi Safar, Diriyah. Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, February 4, 2020: The Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) and Golf Saudi signed an MoU, confirming ......Read More
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
CEO of Golf Saudi, Majed Al Sorour: “Saudi Arabia will become golf's most dynamic market within a de ...
Majed Al Sorour delivered opening remarks to industry figureheads on Saudi’s vision for golf in the kingdom 03 February, 2020, King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia: Majed Al Sorour, Chief Executive Officer of the Saudi Golf Federation and Golf Saudi today gave the opening keynote speech of the inaugural Golf ......Read More
Monday, February 3, 2020
Invest Saudi Continues Its Support of Saudi Arabia's Top Golfer
KAEC, Saudi Arabia, 29 January 2020: The Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) has reaffirmed its commitment to Othman Almulla, Saudi Arabia’s first professional golfer, by continuing its partnership with him through Invest Saudi, the Kingdom’s inward investment and promotion brand. Almulla ......Read More
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Trio of future Saudi golfing stars prepare to step into the spotlight and compete with world's best ...
Saudi professional Othman Almulla and National Golf Team members Saud Alsharif and Faisal Salhab to tee it up alongside the sport’s biggest names, for an event billed as ‘The Ultimate Day Out’ Riyadh – January 28th, 2020: Saudi’s leading golfers, professional Othman Almulla and National Golf ......Read More
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Saudi schoolgirl Layla AlTelmissani, 16, aiming high after becoming hooked on golf
“My dream is to become Saudi’s first woman golf professional”: Schoolgirl Layla AlTelmissani, 16, aiming high after becoming hooked on golf – with the Saudi International set to inspire the nation to give it a go! The AlTelmissani family of King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) will be out on the course at Royal Greens Golf ......Read More
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
10 Reasons Why You Can't Miss This Weekend's Saudi International: From Superstar Golfers to the Worl ...
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - January 26th 2020: This week sees the best golfers on the planet descend on the Kingdom for the second annual Saudi International golf tournament, powered by SoftBank Investment Advisers. And the world-class golf is just one of many big reasons to attend this weekend’s event, held ......Read More
Sunday, January 26, 2020
“The field is looking even stronger this year – it's great to see more Americans making the trip” – ...
• World number 5, Johnson, counts last year’s 61 at the Royal Greens & Country Club as one of his ‘best rounds’ • Johnson is joined by some of the biggest USA stars such as world number 1 Brooks Koepka, Phil Mickelson and Patrick Reed • The Saudi International Powered by powered by SoftBank ......Read More
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Interest in golf rising as Saudi International heroes get set to inspire sport in the Kingdom
HRH Prince Abdulaziz - “Anybody can play golf – young or old Saudis can take it up at any stage bringing families and strangers together through sport” Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – January 22nd 2020: HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Saud is predicting a very bright future for golf in Saudi ......Read More
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Spanish golf star Sergio Garcia determined to make a positive impression at next week's Saudi Intern ...
“I hope that from seeing the world-class golf on show during the week, the local fans give it a try” Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 21st January 2020: Spanish superstar golfer Sergio Garcia, known as El Niño, will be back in the Kingdom next week to once again tee it up against the world’s best ......Read More
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
World Class Music Acts Announced to Perform at Saudi International With Dimitri Vegas, Gipsy Kings a ...
Ryder Cup golf legends Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Thomas Bjorn also confirmed to return to play the Royal Greens Golf & Country Club for the second ever Saudi International tournament starting on January 30th Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - January 19, 2020: A stellar line-up of world class music acts will get ......Read More
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Incredible Young Talent, Breathtaking Surroundings and World Class Facilities: Behind the Scenes at ...
Saudi, January 14, 2020: Media are impressed as Saudi International hits another high note of sporting excellence with final preparations underway ahead of the tournament from 30 January to 2 February at KAEC Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - January 14, 2020: Preparations are in full swing for the upcoming Saudi ......Read More
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
AMC Cinemas Launches the First Loyalty Program in the Kingdom with AMC Da'era
Creating an online community for cinema goers to enjoy, complimented by a new and dynamic website and mobile application Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 12 January 2020 - AMC Cinemas brings another first to the cinema industry with launching the first cinema loyalty program along with a dynamic website and mobile application, taking ......Read More
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Four-Time Major Champion Ernie Els to play in Saudi International powered by SoftBank Investment Adv ...
Former World Number One joins star-studded field following Presidents Cup Captaincy Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 21 December: Four-time Major Champion and recent Presidents Cup International Team captain Ernie Els has confirmed his return to the Saudi International powered by SoftBank Investment Advisers ......Read More
Saturday, December 21, 2019
Saudi World Cup finalist Abdulrahman Alrajhi seeking home advantage as riders head into the closing ...
The 24-year-old is convinced the Kingdom’s “different” competition conditions can help country’s riders come out on top – and inspire the sport’s next generation Riyadh – December 18th: Saudi champion horse-rider Abdulrahman Alrajhi believes that the Kingdom’s riding stars ......Read More
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Saudi Women Equestrians Mount their Horses for a Historic First in Diriyah Equestrian Festival
13 Saudi female equestrians make their home debut in the FEI sanctioned Diriyah Equestrian Festival Saudi - December 14, 2019: The second edition of the now four-star Diriyah Equestrian Festival by Saudi Aramco serves as an important step in determining which equestrians will qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games and the 2020 ......Read More
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Mako and the Crystal Method Perform at Nexus Festival in Riyadh
Riyadh, 7 December 2019: American DJ, Mako and electronic music act The Crystal Method headlined Friday's (6 December) concert on day two of Riot Games’ The Nexus festival in Riyadh. Taking to the stage just after 20:50 at Riyadh Boulevard, the duo wowed the audience with spectacular performances during the one-hour ......Read More
Saturday, December 7, 2019
79 per cent of Consumers in the UAE and KSA have Unfollowed Social Media Influencers
New Survey from BPG Group and YouGov Highlights Consumers’ Views about Social Media Influencers 19 November 2019: The fourth edition of the Social Media Influencers survey by BPG Group and YouGov found that 85 per cent of respondents follow social media influencers in the UAE and KSA, while 79 per cent have ......Read More
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Golf Saudi Summit: Major New Golf Business Event Announced
As Saudi Arabia continues its major development plans, the Golf Saudi Summit will bring the industry together for a unique business-to-business event 10 November 2019, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Today saw the launch of an all-new global golf business event, the Golf Saudi Summit, that will bring together captains of industry ......Read More
Sunday, November 10, 2019
WWE® and the Saudi General Entertainment Authority Expand Event Partnership
STAMFORD, CONN. and RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, November 4, 2019: Following the historic Crown Jewel event in Riyadh, WWE (NYSE: WWE) and the Saudi General Entertainment Authority (GEA) have expanded their live event partnership through 2027 to include a second annual large-scale event. WWE and GEA also continue to work towards the completion of a media agreement in the MENA region. This long-term partnership demonstrates WWE and GEA’s commitment to bring sports entertainment to the region and supports Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030. ...Read More
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Crown Jewel to Air in Saudi Arabia
October 31, 2019: WWE fans in Saudi Arabia and the MENA region will be able to watch Crown Jewel live from 8pm AST on Rotana Khalejia, MBC Action, MBC Persia, MBC Masr and MBC Iraq. “We are so excited to be here in Riyadh and want all WWE fans to tune-in and watch an incredible evening of live action and family-friendly entertainment,” said WWE Superstar Bobby Lashley. “If you cannot be there to experience Crown Jewel in person, make sure you tune-in to see me as I take on Cesaro,” said Mansoor, the first WWE Superstar from Saudi Arabia. “I want to feel the support of everyone in Saudi Arabia whether they are at the ......Read More
Thursday, October 31, 2019
WWE® Presents the First-ever Women's Match in Saudi Arabia
October 30, 2019 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced at a press conference at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh that the first-ever WWE women’s match in Saudi Arabia will take place tomorrow, October 31 as part of Riyadh Season, which includes more than 100 events over a two-month span featuring world-class ......Read More
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Tyson Fury Full of Praise for Mansoor Ahead of WWE's Crown Jewel Event in Riyadh
Fury makes his WWE debut at the event when he takes on Braun Strowman, while Saudi-born Mansoor is fighting Cesaro Riyadh, Saudia Arabia, Sunday 27th October: Boxing superstar Tyson Fury has given Saudi Arabian WWE hero Mansoor the seal of approval ahead of the massive Crown Jewel show in Riyadh on Thursday. Both are on the card – Fury against Braun Strowman and Mansoor against Cesaro with tickets still available. Fury said: “I’ve been very impressed with Mansoor and the way in which he has risen through the WWE ranks, he looks in really good shape and I’m sure he will give his legions of fans in Riyadh something to cheer on ......Read More
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Saudi Superstar Mansoor Squares Off Against Cesaro at Wwe® Crown Jewel
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, October 19, 2019: Mansoor made history the last time he competed in his home country, and it came at Cesaro’s expense. Cesaro will try to stop Mansoor from further elevating his rising star when the two meet in one-on-one action in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Oct. 31. Mansoor shocked the world with ......Read More
Saturday, October 19, 2019