Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh celebrates National Day

Updated 23 September 2018

Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh celebrates National Day

Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh has unveiled a week full of unique food and beverage (F&B) and room offers on the occasion of the 88th Saudi National Day.

The hotel’s National Day room offer includes luxurious accommodation for a special rate, free valet service, high-speed Internet, 20 percent off dinner at Elements, and festive welcome amenities. 

The hotel is also hosting a special National Day dinner buffet of rich Saudi cuisine every night from Sept. 19-23 from 7 p.m. until midnight at Elements restaurant. This dinner will be prepared by Saudi chefs Waleed Obaid, Reem Al-Harthi and Sarah Masailikh.

At The Grill restaurant as well, Saudi chefs Rakan Al-Oraifi and Anas Al-Sulaiym will prepare a traditional Saudi barbecue buffet. This special dinner at The Grill will be available on Sept. 23, starting 7 p.m. Guest will be welcomed with festive decoration and live entertainment. 

In support of Saudi talents, the hotel is presenting artwork by different talented youth representing Saudi culture and heritage. 

“This year, our celebrations are bigger and better than ever before aiming to take our guests on an unforgettable journey experiencing the rich Saudi Arabian culture,” the hotel said in a press release.

Deal to create largest Arab digital marketing network

Updated 13 min 20 sec ago

Deal to create largest Arab digital marketing network

ArabClicks, a performance-based e-marketing platform, has signed a joint strategic cooperation agreement with Basma Media, developer of The two parties aim to build effective relationships and foster business connections between publishers and social media influencers on the one hand, and various e-commerce platforms operating in the Arab world on the other, thus laying the foundation stone for the largest digital marketing network in the Arab region.

The agreement was signed by ArabClicks Co-founder and CEO Mauro Romano, and Nasser Al-Sarami, CEO of Basma Media, at the latter’s headquarters in Dubai Media City.

According to the agreement, Basma Media will work with various publishers, media professionals and social media influencers in the Arab world to familiarize them with the mechanism employed by ArabClicks and then connect them to the platform. The intent is to benefit from the media content provided by these publishers to promote commodities and products marketed across Arab e-commerce platforms such as Noon, Namshi, Sivvi, Java, eBay and Tajawal, and benefit from sales commissions.

Romano said: “We are delighted to partner with Basma Media to reach out to the largest segment of media professionals and influencers in the Arab world. Through the partnership, we seek to capitalize on the exponential growth of e-commerce which has become a key business sector in the Middle East, where ArabClicks is supporting and assisting various businesses in enhancing their market share of the steadily growing electronic sales in the region.”

Al-Sarami said: “Over the past two years, we have been working at Basma Media to strengthen the platform with as many databases as possible for the benefit of media organizations and influencers. Today, the platform incorporates a database of more than 10,000 influencers and around 35,000 geographically diversified influential media people, in addition to 3,000 freelance gifted innovators working in various media production fields as well as 23,000 titles for various media products representing seven different types of mass media covering 35 countries all over the world, a record which makes us one of the key and largest media references on the Arab and international levels. And that’s the reason it would be easy for ArabClicks to deliver its message through in a successful way to the benefit of all parties concerned, including influencers and publishers as well as brands, rights holders and e-commerce platforms.”

Romano added: “With its innovative marketing tools based on transforming web content into a potential source of revenue, ArabClicks provides assistance to e-commerce companies to enhance their reach to various segments of society and to grow in the Middle East market, therefore, helping publishers do business and make easy money through web links, seamlessly and without introducing any changes to the published content or disturbing site users in any way.”