Saudi Arabia’s maritime sector is set to receive a much-needed boost with a generous allocation of SAR33 billion (USD8.8 billion) for the energy, industry, mining and logistics sectors in its recently announced budget for this year.
Elaf Group recently organised a series of promotional tours to several countries recently as part of its commitment to support Saudi Arabia’s efforts to increase tourism in the country, which aims to attract more than 30 million pilgrims by 2030.
The Ad Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) hosted the ‘Saudia’ Ad Diriyah E-Prix, the Middle East’s first ever ABB FIA Formula E Championship and the Season 5 opening race.
Jet Airways, an Indian full service international airline, and flynas, Saudi Arabia’s first low-cost airline, have entered into an extensive codeshare partnership to enhance connectivity between India and Saudi Arabia.
Radisson Collection, the premium lifestyle collection of iconic hotel properties in unique locations, is delighted to showcase its latest jewel with the opening of Nofa Resort Riyadh, a Radisson Collection Hotel.
Executives Hotel Olaya, an upscale property in Saudi Arabia has recommended RateTiger for stable and seamless connectivity with one of the world’s leading OTA. The hotel, which has been using RateTiger Channel Manager and Shopper to manage its online distribution, has experienced positive results with improved exposure and efficiency.
Choice Hotels International announced the signing of a master development agreement with Equinox Ventures, a joint venture between Equinox Group and Al Tayyar Travel Group, to introduce and develop three of Choice’s most prominent brands: Clarion, Comfort and Quality across the UAE and Saudi Arabia. This announcement, its fifth EMEA market portfolio expansion in the past six months, is part of Choice’s strategy to continue to expand its brand internationally.
In a first move to open its borders to international visitors, Saudi Arabia announced the launch of a new electronic visa that will allow international motor racing fans to travel to the Kingdom to attend the inaugural year-end Saudia Ad Diriyah E Prix to be held near the capital Riyadh.
flynas, announced the signing of a strategic partnership with Visa. The partnership comes in line with flynas’ commitment to enhance innovative solutions through its loyalty programme (nasmiles).
Elaf Group, a SEDCO Holding Group company and a leading provider of travel, tourism and hospitality services in the region through its diverse portfolio of world-class hotels, has played a key role in supporting the tourism sector in Saudi Arabia since its establishment.