• Eurozone confidence slips in March after recent gains

     
     
    BRUSSELS – A combined reading of business and consumer confidence in the 17-state eurozone slipped back in March after recent gains, the European Commission said Wednesday.

    The Commission said its key confidence index in March fell 1.1 points …

  • Cyprus readies capital curbs

    NICOSIA – Cyprus is finalizing capital control measures Wednesday to prevent a run on the banks by depositors anxious about their savings after the country agreed a painful rescue package with international lenders.

    Cypriots have taken to the streets of …

  • Maserati flagship Quattroporte launched in Kingdom

    From left: Majdi Joudah, Maserati brand manager; Abdullah Suboh, Maserati marketing manager; Khalid Elabed, general manager of Fast Auto Technic; Consul General of Italy Simone Petroni; Sheikh Mohammed Raffa; Florian Mack, Maserati’s area manager for Middle East & India.
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  • Savola Bridges supports Children’s Ability Programs


     
    THE Savola Group signed an agreement with the Children’s Ability Programs (CAP) in Jeddah to support the rehabilitation sessions for 10 children with disabilities at an average of 11-12 sessions for each child.

    The agreement comes as part of …

  • MENA leisure travel remains strong in 2012

     
     
    JEDDAH – The most recent addition of the YouGov Travel Oracle indicates MENA leisure travel remains steady, with 42 percent of online respondents travelling for leisure in 2012, a similar percentage to the reported 41 percent in 2011. …