Al-Reef Sugar chairman visits Royal Commission in Yanbu

Dr. Alaa Nassif, chief executive of the Royal Commission in Yanbu, recently received in his office Abdul Khaliq Saeed, chairman of Al-Reef Sugar Company, accompanied by Samir Haddad, Ehab Ismail, Sufian Ibrahim and Dr. Mohamed Bazeeb.
Updated 29 October 2018
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Al-Reef Sugar chairman visits Royal Commission in Yanbu

Dr. Alaa Nassif, chief executive of the Royal Commission in Yanbu, recently received in his office Abdul Khaliq Saeed, chairman of Al-Reef Sugar Company, accompanied by Samir Haddad, Ehab Ismail, Sufian Ibrahim and Dr. Mohamed Bazeeb.
The meeting was also attended by a delegation of the Royal Commission in Yanbu.
During the visit, they discussed new projects and the facilities provided by the commission for industrial projects. They also reviewed the developments of the sugar refinery project in Jazan City for Primary & Downstream Industries. Dr. Nassif praised the project and highlighted its importance in the development of national industries. He promised to provide all assistance and solve the problems facing the project as soon as possible.
Meanwhile, Saeed and his accompanying delegation thanked the chief executive and members of his administration for their efforts and continuous support for the development of national industries.


Ascott Jeddah supports World Kidney Day

Staff members from Ascott Tahlia Jeddah, Ascott Sari Jeddah, Citadines Al-Salamah Jeddah and Spectrums Residence Jeddah visited the Hisham Attar Center for dialysis, to spend time with 70 patients.
Updated 18 March 2019
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Ascott Jeddah supports World Kidney Day

In light of National Kidney Month observed in March, The Ascott Limited joined forces with Albir Society Jeddah to observe World Kidney Day, on Thursday.

Staff members from Ascott Tahlia Jeddah, Ascott Sari Jeddah, Citadines Al-Salamah Jeddah and Spectrums Residence Jeddah visited the Hisham Attar Center for dialysis, to spend time with 70 patients, who were presented a flower and a gift from the properties.

Further supporting the cause, a dedicated Albir Society stand has been set up in the lobby of the four properties from March 13th to 20th, enabling a financial contribution from both staff and guests, as Ascott aims to raise support for the organization.

Vincent Miccolis, Ascott’s regional general manager for Middle East, Africa and Turkey, said: “We’re proud to support this important cause across Ascott Jeddah and enable both staff and guests to get involved. All Ascott Jeddah staff wore a green ribbon on their uniforms for the month of March, further driving awareness and showing their commitment to the cause. CSR initiatives form a core component of Ascott’s operations, and we’re pleased to be able to support the Albir Society Jeddah.”

World Kidney Day is annually observed on second Thursday in March. This year, it fell on March 14. The day is marked to raise awareness about kidney health and its relation to our overall health. This year, the theme of World Kidney Day was “Kidney Health For Everyone Everywhere.”

According to National Health Portal, chronic kidney disease is the sixth fastest growing cause of death. Around 850 million people worldwide are now estimated to have kidney diseases due to various causes. Around 1.7 million people are estimated to die annually due to acute kidney injury globally.

The Ascott Limited is a Singapore company that has grown to be one of the leading international lodging owner-operators. It has more than 58,000 operating units in key cities of the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, as well as over 42,000 units, which are under development, making a total of more than 100,000 units in over 660 properties.

The company’s serviced residence and hotel brands include Ascott, Citadines, Somerset, Quest, The Crest Collection, lyf, HARRIS, FOX HARRIS, YELLO, POP!, Préférence and HARRIS Vertu.