New facility to expand BMW reach in northern Riyadh

Sheikh Mohamed Yousuf Naghi, founder of MYNM; Joerg Ranau, ambassador of Germany; Hendrik Von Kuenheim, senior vice president, BMW Group Africa, Russia, importer markets Europe and Middle East; and Dr. Hamid Haqparwar, managing director of BMW Group Middle East, attended a ground-breaking ceremony to formally commence building work on the project.
Updated 09 October 2019

New facility to expand BMW reach in northern Riyadh

Mohamed Yousuf Naghi Motors (MYNM), BMW Group importer for Saudi Arabia, is to break ground on a new facility in northern Riyadh.

The 10,800-square-meter project in the Riyadh financial district is earmarked for completion in 2021 when it will provide sales and vehicle service for the full range of BMW and MINI models. 

Sheikh Mohamed Yousuf Naghi, founder of MYNM; Joerg Ranau, ambassador of Germany; Hendrik Von Kuenheim, senior vice president, BMW Group Africa, Russia, importer markets Europe and Middle East; and Dr. Hamid Haqparwar, managing director of BMW Group Middle East, attended a groundbreaking ceremony to formally commence building work on the project. 

Sheikh Naghi said: “Breaking ground on this new project is an immensely proud occasion. Once complete, our customers will enjoy the convenience of a nearby location for after-sales and vehicle service, which will provide them with the highest level of service and luxury.” 

The land area of the project is 10,800 square meters, with a total surface area of 38,000 square meters. It will consist of a showroom, two basement areas, and workshops.


Almosafer unveils ‘Winter at Tantora’ packages

Updated 23 October 2019

Almosafer unveils ‘Winter at Tantora’ packages

With preparations in full swing for the second edition of Winter at Tantora, Almosafer, the flagship brand of Seera Group’s consumer travel business unit, has announced a host of event packages especially designed for fans preparing to attend the second season between Dec. 19 and March 7, 2020.

Winter At Tantora is coming back to the historic site of AlUla, the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Saudi Arabia, and will feature a rich calendar of weekly cultural events, equine and events, celebrity performances by some of the world’s greatest musicians. This year, the global event will be supported by Seera Group, a provider of travel and tourism services, which has been appointed as the key destination management company (DMC) to offer travel bookings, hotel stays, car rentals and added-value experiences for guests from around the world.

Almosafer, an omni-channel travel brand in Saudi Arabia, will market “Winter at Tantora” extensively across social media and other communication channels and offer visitors an extensive range of package options including accommodation, flights, transportation and ancillary services for both weekend visits or one-day options. Visitors are also offered one-on-one personal consultation with travel advisers across Almosafer’s retail network in the Kingdom.

Travelers will get to choose between three different package category options — Gold, Platinum and Diamond — which include return flights, hotel accommodation, as well as airport transfers and a visit to AlUla heritage sites. The event packages also differ depending on the length of stay. Festival goers can either opt for a one-day weekend package or extended stay, depending on the number of concerts and activities they would like to experience at Winter at Tantora.

To enhance their itinerary, travelers can complement their standard packages with additional activity bundles that offer a variety of bucket-list activities such as: Sunset and sunrise hot air balloon rides, vintage aircraft flights, as well as several unique gastronomy experiences. 

Winter at Tantora will bring 12 weekends of wonder to the AlUla oasis, inspired by its spectacular scenery. Home to archaeological treasures, natural beauty and magnificent monuments that span millennia, AlUla is set on the ancient incense route between Southern Arabia and Egypt. It became a hub of commercial and cultural exchange because a lush oasis valley ran through it, creating an ideal environment for civilizations to flourish.

Providing hotel booking options for over 1.5 million properties around the globe, flight bookings on over 450 airlines and complete holiday packages, Almosafer boasts various convenienat booking solutions for any type of travel needs.