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Saudi Arabia looks at tax relief for multinationals relocating

Multinationals that relocate their regional headquarters to Saudi Arabia this year with the aim of securing lucrative government contracts would be “likely” to receive tax relief, said the kingdom’s investment minister, as executives fear they could be taxed in more than one… Read Full Article Here FT

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Cristiano Ronaldo scores four Al-Nassr goals in stunning Saudi

One-on-one with the goalkeeper, Ronaldo fired straight at the shot-stopper, who could only parry it back into the path of the former Real Madrid and Manchester United striker. He duly tapped in the rebound for his fourth of the game before wheeling off to perform his trademark SIU celebration. It’s the first time since March […]

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Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo ridiculed as footage of Saudi struggles goes

Former Bayern Munich defender Luis Gustavo has also claimed that Ronaldo makes matches harder for his Al-Nassr team-mates. The defender said: “Certainly the presence of Cristiano makes it difficult for us as all teams seek to participate against him in the best possible way, and he gives motivation to everyone [on the opposition].” However, the […]

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Saudi International: Abraham Ancer holds off Cameron Young to win

Abraham Ancer wins Asian Tour’s PIF Saudi International by two shots as he and runner-up Cameron Young shoot two-under 68s in final round; Lucas Herbert takes fourth place with England’s Paul Casey finishing fifth after five-under finale Last Updated: 05/02/23 2:13pm Abraham Ancer held off the challenge of Cameron Young to win the PIF Saudi […]

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World

Saudi Arabia executes 129 people a year under Crown Prince

According to a human rights organisation, in November, 15 people were beheaded in less than two weeks. Director of Campaign Group Reprieve, Maya Foa said at the end of last year: “Mohammed bin Salman has repeatedly touted his vision of progress, committing to reducing executions and ending the death penalty for drug offences. “But as […]

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Finance

Live news: AMC Entertainment exits Saudi Arabia theatre venture

Live news: AMC Entertainment exits Saudi Arabia theatre venture This post is originally appeared on FT

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PR

Techstars, MCIT, RAED Ventures and Saudi National Bank Annou…

BOULDER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Techstars, one of the largest pre-seed investors in the world, in collaboration with the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (MCIT), RAED Ventures and Saudi National Bank (SNB) today announce a new partnership to continue The Riyadh Techstars Accelerator. As a part of Saudi Arabia’s emerging entrepreneurial […]

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Health

UK’s healthcare record for women worse than Saudi Arabia and

Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of problems are ranked lower in this country than they are in most comparable Western countries, including the USA, Australia, New Zealand, France and Germany, in the 2021 Hologic Global Women’s Health Index released today. Campaigners say women struggle to get pain diagnosis, support with mental health issues and preventive care […]

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Science

Saudi Arabia helps with UK plan to beam down endless energy from

Saudia Arabia is set to pour cash into a UK project that will see a power station in space wirelessly beam down limitless clean energy to Earth. Business Secretary Grant Shapps met with the Kingdom’s communications minister, Abdullah al-Swaha, last week to discuss how the Gulf state can provide a cash injection to the space-based […]

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US

Saudi Arabia, WEF launch innovation accelerator, explore

DAVOS — Saudi Arabia and the World Economic Forum (WEF) signed on Tuesday a Letter of Intent (LoI) to establish a new accelerator program to help ignite innovation in Saudi Arabia. A high-level delegation from Saudi Arabia participated in a multilateral meeting with the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) leadership at WEF’s 2023 Annual Meeting. Foreign […]