Saudi national carrier partners with ‘Summer Retreat’

Updated 14 June 2018

Saudi national carrier partners with ‘Summer Retreat’

Saudi Arabian Airlines, the Saudi national carrier, is the latest addition to the list of leading national and international firms as strategic partners of the annual “Summer Retreat” planned on July 11 and 12.

The “Summer Retreat” includes two events: The Economic Forum on July 11 at the London Stock Exchange and the BMG Foundation Polo Cup at Cambridge Polo and Country Club on July 12. 

The forum will focus on encouraging foreign direct investments into the Kingdom via investment opportunities including, Giga
projects, IPOs, public debt offerings, privatization, etc. Saudi senior
officials, international sovereign funds officials, emerging funds managers, CEOs, and others are among the distinguished faculty of speakers.


On July 12, the 23rd BMG Foundation Polo Cup will take place, which is considered the oldest joint Saudi-British charitable social and diplomatic event where royal family members from the two countries have participated in the past including King Salman and Queen Elizabeth, among others. 

This noble event has been supporting charities in the UK and awareness campaigns in Saudi Arabia.


What is the BMG Foundation Polo Cup?

BMG Foundation Polo Cup is an annual equestrian event focused on bridging business, social and philanthropic networks between the most influential business leaders of the East and the West. The event has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for the needy around the world.

Al-Futtaim ACE hosts Eid celebration

Updated 18 June 2018

Al-Futtaim ACE hosts Eid celebration

Al-Futtaim ACE in Dubai celebrated Eid with 25-75 percent off its 25,000 product lines available both in-store and online. Customers enjoyed exciting deals on a range of home, DIY, outdoor and garden products as well as on electronic goods.
A number of in-store activities, such as a henna artist, balloons, cotton candy, pop corn and face painting for kids, kept everyone entertained. The Al-Futtaim ACE Eid Extravaganza ran from June 14-17.
Customers also took advantage of the recently launched “Price Match Protection,” which matches prices of branded products available at Al-Futtaim ACE to prices for the exact same make, model and specifications of products in the market, including at online retailers.
Al-Futtaim ACE stores offer over 33,000 great products of world-class brands such as WILKO, Karcher, Black & Decker, Makita, Clark + Kensington, Weber, Gardena and Leisuregrow.