Saudi Arabia’s first international food and beverage trade exhibition, Foodex Saudi 2013, has been heralded a resounding success by government entities, international exhibitors and visiting industry professionals.
The four-day event was officially opened by Khalid Al-Fuhai
Almost a million people are expected to need food aid in the Gaza Strip next year, a UN agency said as it appealed for $95 million from donors.
About 813,000 Palestinian refugees currently receive food aid from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), but the organisat
Steak 'n Shake, a leading burger chain, has signed a deal with AB Holdings, a Saudi-based multi-industry company, to open restaurants in the kingdom, as part of its global expansion strategy.
Together with AB Holding, Steak 'n Shake will open 50 restaurants all over Saudi
More than 7,000 migrants may have perished at sea or while crossing deserts trying to reach a safe haven this year, believed to be the deadliest on record, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said.
IOM is an intergovernmental organization which was initially established
Bahrain has experienced a 25 per cent drop in fires this year, according to official statistics.
In the last 11 months, firemen responded to 2,844 blazes compared to 3,784 last year, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
More than 4,500 regional and international exhibitors will focus on foodservice, retail and hospitality trade at a major show to be held in Dubai next year.
The 19th edition of Gulfood, the annual food and hospitality industry trade show, will run from February 23 to 27 at the Du
Northrop Grumman Corporation, a leading provider of security technology, has appointed Walid Abukhaled as the chief executive for its Saudi Arabian operations.
In his new role, Abukhaled will be responsible for accelerating growth and exploring opportunities for public-private pa
More than 1,500 delegates are set to attend an annual networking event which opens tonight (December 15) in Ajman.
The ninth edition of the Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (AJCCI) ‘Annual Netowrking Event and Mega Gala Dinner' will be held at the Kempinsk
Iran has bought up to 100,000 tonnes of Indian raw sugar in rare deals as a wider number of foreign suppliers aim to sell Tehran agricultural commodities after last month's nuclear deal.
Trade sources said Iran in recent weeks had picked up cargoes of Indian raw sugar for shi
A US guided missile cruiser operating in international waters in the South China Sea was forced to take evasive action last week to avoid a collision with a Chinese warship maneuvering nearby, the US Pacific Fleet said in a statement on Friday.
The incident came as the USS Cowpen