Swiss Belhotel International has signed Swiss-Belhotel and Suites Jazan, which expands its portfolio in Saudi Arabia.
Wyndham Hotel Group, Riyada International Hotels & Resorts and Concept Towers Real Estate have agreed to develop a brand-new Ramada hotel centrally located in Riyadh.
Aiming to reduce its economic reliance on oil while also attracting a wider spectrum of tourists, Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia has recently unveiled plans to transform a 200 km area of Red Sea coastline into a luxury resort.
Taking place on November 20 — 21 in Riyadh, HR Tech Saudi Summit will offer a unique opportunity for business leaders to discuss how digital innovation and technology can transform Human Resources (HR) practices.
Aiming to facilitate connectivity between Algeria and Saudi Arabia, while also enhancing its short-haul flight offering, Air Algeria has recently unveiled plans to launch a service between Ouargla’s Ain Beida Airport and Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International Airport and Medina’s Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz Airport, effective from October 29.
Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage (SCTH) has announced positive outcome of its initiatives encouraging investment into the hospitality sector, which registered 300 percent growth between 2009 – 2016.
Aiming to encourage and support film producers and photographers to highlight Saudi heritage, Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage has unveiled plans to nearly double the value of the annual Tourism Film Competition Awards, to reach SAR550,000 (USD 146,666).
Global Infrastructure Hub's latest report, Global Infrastructure Outlook, revealed that by 2040, USD94 trillion will be needed across the world to close the infrastructure gaps needed to support global economic growth.
According to Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage (SCTH), tourism revenue reached SAR166.8 billion (USD44.47 billion) in 2016, a growth rate of seven percent over 2015.