Tag: KSA

“Eid Season” in Saudi Arabia attracts 5 million visitors in 5 days

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019 15:22

"Eid Season" in Saudi Arabia attracted 5 million visitors in 5 days. This year's season was featured by hosting more than 350 events and 900 shows in 90 cities across ... Read More

Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019 09:03

Warwick Hotels & Resorts (WHR), a global hospitality company present in 25 countries around the world, announced its expansion plans today at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) for the Middle ... Read More

Shaza Hotels signs first Mysk in Saudi Arabia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019 16:07

Shaza Hotels, a member of the Global Hotel Alliance, has signed a management agreement with Sheikh Sultan Al Harthi to operate Mysk Jeddah – the Mysk brand’s first property in ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019 09:13

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct flight routes, a growing number of millennial and middle-class travellers ... Read More

Pakistan International Airlines flies from Peshawar to Al Ain, UAE

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 19:10

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) launched bi-weekly flights connecting Al Ain, UAE with Peshawar, Pakistan. Maarten De Groof, Chief Commercial Officer of Abu Dhabi Airports, said: “Pakistan has always been one ... Read More

Shaza Hotels expands in Saudi Arabia with new hotel opening in Riyadh

editor editor- February 20, 2019 22:02

Shaza Hotels, a member of the Global Hotel Alliance, has announced the opening of Shaza Hotel Residences, Riyadh. The property is the first for the brand in Riyadh and its ... Read More

Attracting tourism traffic ahead of summer season and Ramadan

editor editor- May 31, 2012 07:34

The Seychelles Tourism Board, Middle East Office, in conjunction with Etihad Airways, conducted a series of corporate educational seminars to 90 key corporate clients in Dammam, Riyadh, and Jeddah Sau Read More

SCTA and KSA organize global symposium on relations of Arabian Peninsula with Greco-Byzantine worlds

editor editor- December 9, 2010 02:33

An international symposium on the “Relations of the Arabian Peninsula with Greek and Byzantine Worlds, from 5th century BC to 10th century AD" is being held at Riyadh KSA (Kingdom ... Read More

The first international Boat Show in KSA

editor editor- October 19, 2009 05:02

Eighty companies from 13 countries participated in the first international Boat Show, which was held in Jeddah during the period October 14-17, 2009 at the Jeddah Equestrian Yacht Club. Read More

KSA to participate in 12th session of the AMCT in Yemen

editor editor- May 27, 2009 03:49

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA), will participate in the 12th session of the Arab Ministerial Council of Tourism (AMCT) in ... Read More

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia records 1,344 tourism events in 2008

editor editor- February 2, 2009 06:45

In 2008, SCTA's electronic tourism calendar listed 1,344 tourism events in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read More

SCTA launches Vision 2020 for tourism investment in KSA

editor editor- November 25, 2008 03:48

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has announced the launch of its "Vision 2020" project - the futuristic vision for tourism investment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read More

KSA hosts Sharqia Rally 2008

editor editor- November 20, 2008 02:06

Under the patronage of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Fahd, Governor of the Eastern Province and chairman of Saudi Rally Committee, the Sharqia Rally 2008 kicked off last Tuesday at the ... Read More

Honey Festival in Baljurashi, KSA

editor editor- September 3, 2008 01:40

HRH Prince Mohammed Bin Saud Amir of Baha opened the Honey Festival at the Traditional Square, Baljurashi, KSA. Read More