In a recent online briefing, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) informed that the coronavirus pandemic might inflict a massive loss amounting to $1.2 trillion on the tourism industry globally and could cost 100 million jobs. Still, investment in domestic
The entire world has been negotiating a challenging phase right now. The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the global economy hard, and, like any other country, the Saudi Arabian economy has also been affected in a big way. But the pandemic
A two-day virtual Global Digital Health Summit was launched in Riyadh recently as part of the Saudi Secretariat for the G20 programs. It was organized by the G20 Saudi Secretariat and the Ministry of National Guard's Department of Health Affairs
The rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a global economic recession with economic activities coming to a standstill. Of late, the world has woken up to the reality of the new normal and gradually, the lockdowns are being
MiSK Foundation- the non-profit foundation established by HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman- has set the stage for the second Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC), following the highly successful opening session last year. Owing to the difficulties faced in the wake of the
Technology, particularly digital technology, has been largely successful in playing the role of a great enabler. It has transformed all aspects of life including health, economy, education, environment and others in ways more than one. Acknowledging this fact, a recent meeting
With progressive relaxations being introduced in lockdown, the Saudi Ministry of Tourism recently launched an initiative to boost domestic tourism. Named ‘Saudi Summer’, it aims to restart and promote tourism in a big way. The slogan adopted for the initiative
Successfully overcoming months of oil market volatility, Saudi Arabia has regained its position as the world’s biggest oil exporter once more, surpassing the US. The US had overtaken the Kingdom, acquiring the top position during the middle of last year.