Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Travel Newswire (Page 3)

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    May 22, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    DAMAC Properties, a leading luxury real estate developer in the region, has launched Aknan, a collection of 3-bedroom luxurious villas that pays homage to the sentiment of home being such a central part of life. Aknan Villas will go on sale in Dubai on Wednesday 24th May at Roda Al Murooj Hotel, Al Yasat Ballroom, Downtown Dubai from 5pm till 10 pm.

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  2. Boeing negotiating widebody order with SaudiGulf AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Air Transport World

    Boeing said it has agreed to negotiate a widebody aircraft order with Saudi Arabian startup SaudiGulf Airlines for as many as 16 aircraft. The Dammam-based carrier started operations in October 2016 and currently operates a fleet of four Airbus A320ceo aircraft.

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  3. Ethiopia: Prime Minister Calls On Ethiopians in Saudi to Leave Country Before Amnesty DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn called on undocumented Ethiopians in Saudi Arabia to leave the country before the amnesty deadline that ends June 29 , 2017. In a press conference he gave in China in connection with the approaching Saudi amnesty deadline Friday the Premier said previously without prior notice thousands of Ethiopian repatriates were deported and the situation was challenging to handle.

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  4. A look inside Saudi Arabia as it prepares to open its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Boston.com

    Standing at the heavy gates of a mud fortress against the twists and scallops of one of the most exotic skylines in the world. Walking outside of a carpeted tent into the desert's dome of stars.

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    May 17, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    DAMAC Properties, a leading luxury real estate developer in the region, is set to launch Burj DAMAC Seaviews in Qatar next week. The 31-storey tower, featuring luxury furnished and serviced apartments and townhouses ideally located at the beachfront in Lusail City, is set to raise the standards of hospitality in the city and beyond.

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  6. Indian Naval ships visit JeddahRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Nerve News

    Jeddah, May 16 - Three Indian warships, INS Mumbai, INS Trishul and INS Aditya, arrived at this Saudi Arabian port on Tuesday for a three-day visit, an Indian Nay statement said. The warships, part of the Indian Navy's overseas deployment to the Mediterranean and the western coast of Africa, will engage extensively with the Saudi Arabian Navy during their stay in the country, it said.

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  7. Pakistan rice exporters to boost Saudi market shareRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | World-Grain

    Mian Mehmood, President of Pak-Saudi Joint Chamber of Commerce & Industry , praised Saudi Arabiaa os Vision 2030, saying it is a great vision and we are fully supporting it. He was talking to media at Biryani dinner hosted by the Pakistan Consulate Jeddah for the Saudi buyers at Park Hayat hotel on Sunday.

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  8. Great Mosque of Mecca Adopts BLE-Based AppRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | RFID Journal

    When worshipers visit the Great Mosque of Mecca , they are surrounded by thousands of others all finding their way within a place most have never seen before. The mosque-the largest in the world, located in Saudi Arabia-is the site of several pilgrimage rituals, including the Hajj pilgrimage, one of the largest annual gatherings in the world.

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  9. Peace Boat to Showcase Ecoship at Nor-ShippingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Marine News

    Peace Boat will showcase its plans for Ecoship, a unique concept cruise vessel, at Nor-Shipping 2017. The Japanese-based organization, which works to promote peace, human rights, sustainable development and respect for the environment, will take one of the largest spaces in the event's exhibition Hall A, dedicated to the new industry concept of Disruptive Sustainability.

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  10. Tillerson: Trump Weighs Impact of Embassy Move on Middle East PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Jeddah: US President Donald Trump is pondering whether moving the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would help or hurt the prospect of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday, revealing the criteria Trump is following to reach a decision that will no doubt reverberate throughout the volatile Middle East. "The president is being very careful to understand how such a decision would impact the peace process," Tillerson said in an interview broadcast Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press."

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  11. Plan to revive sea route for HajRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, May 12: India's traditional Haj route could reopen in the near future after nearly a quarter century as a government committee drafting a new policy for the pilgrimage plans to revive the "by sea" option for those who can't afford to fly. Union minister of state for minority affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi confirmed the proposal and said the shipping ministry was already on board.

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  12. New Haj policy: Modi government planning 15 cruise trips for pilgrims between Mumbai and JeddahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Times of India

    The practice of ferrying devotees between Mumbai and Jeddah was stopped in 1995 after MV Akbari, the ship which was used for transporting pilgrims, grew old. NEW DELHI: As part of the new Haj policy , the Modi government is planning 15 cruise trips for pilgrims from 2018 onwards.

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  13. Tensions rise between Saudi rulers and clericsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Times of India

    On the ground in Saudi Arabia, reform and social change are tangible. Whereas Saudis once dined in silence, with music deemed offensive to conservative ears, restaurants around Riyadh now play jazz and lounge music.

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  14. Qatar Airways launches flights to a new tourist destination YanbuRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Peninsula

    The city of Yanbu is located in Al Madinah province of Western Saudi Arabia, which has recently been gaining popularity in the region as a tourist destination. Qatar Airways continues to grow its network in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the launch of three weekly flights to Yanbu, its ninth destination in the Kingdom.

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  15. Qatar Airways launches flights to YanbuRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Peninsula

    Director of Western Airports, Suliman Al Rawaf ; Qatar Airways Chief Commercial Officer, Ehab Amin ; and the Governor of Yanbu, Musaed bin Yahya Al Saleem at the function in Yanbu yesterday. Qatar Airways continues to grow its network in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the launch of three weekly flights to Yanbu, its ninth destination in the Kingdom.

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  16. Lifting the Veil on how Angela Merkel's Hair got - Censored' on Saudi VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    The pixellated image started as a joke on social media, but quickly spread like wildfire that it had appeared on Saudi TV. But some social-media users took the idea that Saudi television networks had censored images of the unveiled German chancellor very seriously.

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  17. Saudi women will no longer need a man's permission to travel, study or make police complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    A move by Saudi Arabia to give women more control over their life choices by relaxing a controversial male guardian system has been welcomed as another small step for women in the conservative kingdom. Saudi Arabia is well known to be one of the world's most gender-segregated nations, where women live under the supervision of a male guardian, cannot drive, and must wear head-to-toe black garments in public.

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  18. Cautious welcome to Saudi decree over guardian systemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    A Saudi royal decree allowing women greater access to government services without the consent of a male relative has drawn positive, but cautious, responses from human rights advocates. The decree by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, issued last month but first reported on Thursday, said women should not be required to obtain consent for services "unless there is a legal basis for the request in accordance with the provision of the Islamic Sharia", according to local media.

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  19. DAMAC Properties Awards Contract Worth AED 40 million for Roads and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    DAMAC Properties, a leading luxury real estate developer in the region, has awarded a contract worth AED 40 million for the roads and infrastructure works at Vardon cluster within AKOYA Oxygen, a 55-million-square-foot lush green development in Dubai. The roads and infrastructure works contract has been awarded to Proscape LLC. Mohammed Tahaineh, Senior Vice President - Commercial, DAMAC Properties, said: "We are pleased to award the roads and infrastructure works at Vardon cluster within AKOYA Oxygen to Proscape, one of Dubai's premier landscaping and infrastructure contractors.

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  20. 20,000 Indians to return from Saudi Arabia via amnesty schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Times of India

    Around 1,500 blue collar workers from TN are among those who are using the amnesty to come back to the country. CHENNAI: Thousands of Indian workers stranded in Saudi Arabia after travelling there illegally and those who overstayed their visas, including a large number from Tamil Nadu, are ready to return to India under a .

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