Gulf Print & Pack 2024 to spotlight digitization and a more sustainable future News

  Gulf Print and Pack 2024, the leading print technology trade show in the MENA region for printers and print service providers, will take place from Jan. 9-11 at Dubai World Trade Centre, the organizer of Labelexpo Global Series has announced.  The edition — the 14th in a long-standing series — will bring together commercial … Read more

US condemns Israeli ministers’ call for Palestinians to emigrate from Gaza News

How Latin America’s Indigenous groups are showing solidarity with Palestinians in Gaza SAO PAULO: Demonstrations have taken place in several of Latin America’s biggest cities against Israel’s ongoing military operation in Gaza since the war broke out in the Palestinian enclave in October. Indigenous peoples have been among the protesters, with many of them issuing … Read more

All residential rent payments in Saudi Arabia must be sent through Ejar online platform from Jan. 15 News

ALKHOBAR: The new Bohemia Cafe is unlike any other in the area. It looks like you just pulled up to your cool friend’s house, with a small, serene garden path that leads to a well-curated space, ready to whisk you in, to have a fresh cup of strong coffee as music plays in the background. … Read more

Saudi Ports Authority celebrates 2023 with multiple awards

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s annual tourist attraction, Riyadh Season, has surpassed its target of 12 million visitors before reaching the halfway point, according to a top official. Turki Al-Alshikh, chairman of the General Entertainment Authority, revealed in a post on X, formerly Twitter, that the event achieved the goal within 60 days. The carnival, among the … Read more

Bombs hit HQ of Red Crescent in Gaza News

How Latin America’s Indigenous groups are showing solidarity with Palestinians in Gaza SAO PAULO: Demonstrations have taken place in several of Latin America’s biggest cities against Israel’s ongoing military operation in Gaza since the war broke out in the Palestinian enclave in October. Indigenous peoples have been among the protesters, with many of them issuing … Read more

Explosions reported near ship in Bab el-Mandeb Strait: UK agency News

DUBAI: British maritime security agency UKMTO reported explosions late Tuesday near a cargo ship in the strategic Bab el-Mandeb Strait, which separates the Arabian Peninsula from the Horn of Africa. United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations said it had received reports of up to three explosions 1-5 nautical miles from the merchant vessel, which was traveling … Read more

Saudi Arabia finalizes $250m aid package to Jordan

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s economy is likely to grow by 4.4 percent in 2024, Aljazira Capital has predicted in its year-end report. The forecast is in line with the Kingdom’s Finance Ministry’s projection for the current year, whereas Moody’s predicted a 4.6 percent increase in 2024.  In the report, the financial brokerage firm highlighted that Saudi Arabia’s economic … Read more