Gujarat summit boosts Saudi-India trade ties

A 12-member delegation of Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN) attended the eighth Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit on Jan. 10-13 at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
Updated 24 January 2017

Gujarat summit boosts Saudi-India trade ties

A 12-member delegation of Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN), which works under the aegis of Consulate General of India, attended the eighth Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit on Jan. 10-13 at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
The summit brought together world leaders, ministers, corporate giants, senior policy makers and heads of international institutions and academia to further the cause of business development and to promote cooperation.
The delegation also promoted the first Indian-Expo 2017, which will be organized by MBN Luxury Lines in Association with SIBN on Oct. 22-24 at Jeddah Hilton.
The delegation met with various industry leaders and bureaucrats at the Gujarat summit.
A specific seminar on Saudi Arabia was organized in the summit to provide a platform to connect globally with potential partners to explore opportunities of collaboration and partnership.
Rajiv Kumar Gupta, principal secretary to the Gujarat government, assured the delegatioin of full help to encourage companies from Gujarat to attend the Jeddah exhibition. He confirmed that Gujarat National Fertilizers Company will participate in the Indian expo in Jeddah.
Zafar Sareshwala, chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu University and founder of Parsoli Group, said the intiative would expand the horizons and build stronger partnerships between two countries.
Walaa Khalil, CEO MBN Luxury Lines, said: “We recognize the favorable economic development between India and Saudi Arabia and we have seen a lot of potential in increasing trade and investment.”
Various businessmen met with the delegation and showed interest in the upcoming expo.
Zakariya Biladi, who was in charge of the SIBN delegation, said it was a big opportunity to improve bilateral relations in different areas of cooperation.


ALJ Motors unveils Toyota Granvia in Saudi Arabia

Updated 13 October 2019

ALJ Motors unveils Toyota Granvia in Saudi Arabia

Abdul Latif Jameel Motors, the authorized distributor of Toyota vehicles in Saudi Arabia, has unveiled the new Toyota Granvia in the Saudi market.

Designed to provide an exceptional transportation space that addresses the growing demand for high-end shuttles, the new vehicle’s design, interior, engine, and safety features enable the riders to travel with total peace of mind.

“We are very excited to unveil the new Granvia, a true premium transport solution that meets the evolving needs of those desiring a spacious cabin, unrivaled comfort, and superior refinement. By providing ample personal space, we have ensured that each passenger will enjoy a smooth, comfortable ride and arrive at their destination feeling relaxed and refreshed,” said Mazin Jameel, executive director, marketing, Abdul Latif Jameel Motors.

“At Abdul Latif Jameel Motors, we believe that travel should always be an enjoyable experience, and it was our goal to launch an exceptional Toyota vehicle that enhances people’s journeys by creating memorable moments to cherish. I would like to extend my gratitude to all of our guests for their continuous support, which is an endless source of inspiration in our drive to introduce ‘ever-better’ cars,” Jameel added.

The new Granvia takes the concept of a luxury shuttle to the next level with premium seating for up to six people, including a standard feature of four leather ottomans with footrests — a class first. Its expansive cabin delivers a level of comfort and refinement passengers would normally associate with a high-end limousine, complete with independent rear climate control, adjustable interior illumination, and luxurious woodgrain and metallic finishing, among many other features.

The relationship between Toyota and Abdul Latif Jameel Motors was established more than half-century ago, and has grown to become one of the most remarkable automotive forces in the Kingdom.

Abdul Latif Jameel Motors is also one of the largest independent certified Toyota distributors in the world. Under its principle of putting the guest first and its commitment to achieving excellence in all it has to offer, Abdul Latif Jameel Motors supports the widespread use of Toyota vehicles in the Saudi market through an extensive network of sales and maintenance centers strategically located around the Kingdom, providing peace of mind for their guests, wherever they may be.