Healthcare company rolls out wellness initiative in Saudi Arabia

Workplace wellness is instrumental for a balanced and productive work place. (Supplied)
Updated 10 October 2019

Healthcare company rolls out wellness initiative in Saudi Arabia

  • The initiative is rolled-out in association with MySaudiWellness, an integrated digital health and wellness provider
  • The aim of the initiative is to build a culture of a healthy and active workforce focused on adopting healthy habits

Johnson & Johnson the multinational healthcare company launched its first series of monthly employee wellness initiatives in Saudi Arabia.

The initiative is rolled-out in association with MySaudiWellness, an integrated digital health and wellness provider offering a range of services and digital health platform that provide a multidimensional view of the health data of employees and their families.

The aim of the initiative is to build a culture of a healthy and active workforce focused on adopting healthy habits, with a balanced lifestyle promoting physical activity and
mental wellness.

Workplace wellness is instrumental for a balanced and productive work place. As a healthcare company Johnson & Johnson are committed to having the healthiest employees and motivate them to be at their personal best when it comes to their health and well-being.

For 2019, the key themes of the wellness initiatives will focus on healthy eating, sleep habits, stress management as well as ergonomics and improving posture.

The series was debuted by the CEO of My Saudi Wellness Samer Al-Hashim with an interactive session by Scott Ellis an experienced lifestyle coach and health expert addressing modern-day dieting myths and healthy behaviors around food.”


Saudi Agriculture Exhibition 2019 opens this week

Saudi Agriculture 2019 will have nine country pavilions and more than 380 exhibitors representing 34 countries.
Updated 20 October 2019

Saudi Agriculture Exhibition 2019 opens this week

Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) will organize the 38th edition of the Saudi Agriculture Exhibition 2019 under the patronage of Abdulrahman Al-Fadhli, minister of environment, water and agriculture.
The event will run from Oct. 21 to 24th at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center.
Fakieh Poultry Farms is the diamond sponsor, while Saudi Organic Farming Association (SOFA) and Saudi Aquaculture Society are partners of the exhibition.
Saudi Agriculture 2019 will have nine country pavilions and more than 380 exhibitors representing 34 countries.
Mohammad Al Al-Sheikh, head of marketing at REC, said: “Saudi Agriculture 2019 is a comprehensive trade fair that will feature the latest technological advancements, machinery and practices in the field of agriculture.”
He added: “This year, we expect the participation of hundreds of international and local companies in the exhibition, in addition to thousands of attendees and visitors of various nationalities.”
The theme of this year’s edition is “Agricultural Innovation for a Better Life.”
“Saudi Agriculture Exhibition 2019 aims, with the support of the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture, to promote the development of the Kingdom’s agricultural sector and achieve compliance to international benchmarks,” said Al-Sheikh.