Saudi Arabia

STC to acquire 10% stake in Middle Eastern ride-hailing app Careem

Saudi Arabia’s largest telecommunications company, STC will acquire 10 percent stake in Middle Eastern ride-hailing app Careem for $100 million. STC is already a stake...

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s PIF to Launch $1B ecommerce website, Noon.com

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) will soon launch a Middle Eastern e-commerce platform called Noon.com....

Saudi Arabia: Tech leaders join hands with MiSK in dual-nation hackathon

Arab News; Experts in the fields of technology, innovation, creative business and health and leading female entrepreneurs announced plans to partner with MiSK Foundation by...

Saudi Arabia: CITC to stop the sale of unlimited Internet cards

Arab News; JEDDAH: The Communications and Information Technology Commission has decided to stop the sale unlimited Internet cards starting next week, and will apply the decision...

Saudi Arabia: You can now preorder iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is scheduled to be released in Saudi Arabia this September 23, 2016, and as early as now, leading retailers are accepting preorder for the iPhone 7...

Saudi Arabia: Samsung will refund the full price of your Galaxy Note 7

If you are one of those who bought the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in Saudi Arabia, the S. Korean company announced that they will give you a full refund for the Note 7. Galaxy Note 7...

Samsung officially launched Galaxy Note 7 in Saudi Arabia

Samsung has officially launched the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in Saudi Arabia. The event was held last August 30, 2016 and you can watch the whole event on Samsung Saudi’s...

Saudi Arabia: Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Now Available at Virgin Megastore for SR2,899

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Saudi Arabia: eXtra is also accepting pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note 7 for SR2899

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Saudi Arabia: You can now pre-order your for Samsung Galaxy Note 7 at Jarir for SR2899

The Note 7 will be sold for SR2,899 that includes like Samsung Level U Bluetooth In-Ear Canal Headset, a case, wireless charger and USB Type-C connector these are freebies worth...

Saudi plans $1.1 billion fund for small and medium-sized companies

Reuters; Saudi Arabia will establish a $1.1 billion fund to develop its venture capital industry and support the creation of small and medium-sized companies, the cabinet said on...

Saudi Arabia: Citizens can use private cars as taxis

via Arab News; RIYADH: The Ministry of Transport has decided to allow citizens to use their private cars for transporting people. The step comes in line with the ministry’s plan...

Saudi Arabia: Council of Senior Scholars denied renewing Fatwa no. 21758 that could ban Pokemon Go

Via Arab News; JEDDAH: The Council of Senior Scholars have denied issuing a new fatwa (edict) banning the popular Pokemon game in the Kingdom. “The Council of Senior...

Pokemon Go will not be available in Saudi Arabia because its ‘haram’

Not a very good news for those waiting for Pokemon Go to be available in Saudi Arabia, since it’s been reported that phenomenal Pokemon Go AR game is ‘haram’ or...