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Kooheji Jewellery’s Royal Collection, a Creation Shining the Halls of Waldorf Astoria Jeddah – Photobook Photography Article

The enchanting Royal Collection of Kooheji jewellery was showcased for the very first time at Qasr Al Sharq “Waldorf Astoria” in Al Shurfa hall, at a luxurious evening that welcomed the selective elite of the jewellery and fashion industry. The royal collection consists of several exclusive precious pieces inspired by historical and royal jewels of queens and princesses, that were captured in historical moments during various royal events around the world. Each piece is characterized by the quality and clarity…

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Accor Opens: Novotel Bur Dubai in Healthcare City – Photobook Photography Article

Novotel Bur Dubai will be the first 4-star midscale hotel in Healthcare City and expands Accor’s portfolio to 58 hotels in the UAE. Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, is bolstering its portfolio in the United Arab Emirates to 58 hotels with the opening of the all-new Novotel Bur Dubai in Healthcare City. Novotel, a brand renowned for its natural and intuitive design and relaxed and lively spaces, has opened its doors in the vibrant Healthcare City area of Dubai.…

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Al Mosafer to Roll out 25 new KSA Retail Branches This Year – Photobook Photography Article

Reinforced with intensive recruitment programme to certify Saudi travel advisors. Move forms part of Almosafer’s plans to expand its footprint in Saudi Arabia while re-defining how consumers book travel Almosafer plans to develop and certify Saudi agents to become travel advisors capable of curating incredible, effortless travel experiences Young nationals are embracing the scheme with over 10,000 applications to become the next generation of travel advisors in the Kingdom Almosafer plans to have 50 stores in KSA by Q1 2020…

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Dar Al Hekma and Abraj Avenue sign an agreement to open Dukkan DAH – Photobook Photography Article

Dar Al Hekma University (DAH) and Makkah’s largest department store Abraj Avenue signed Thursday July 25th in Jeddah an agreement to open Dukkan Dar Al Hekma at Abraj Avenue. The new partnership will open doors for young and senior designers of Dar Al Hekma University to display their artistic works in a dedicated section for retail at the Abraj Avenue department store. It will also allow DAH students to gain international exposure through Dukkan Dar Al Hekma, which was launched…

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Destination #TGIT: What’s Going On, Sharqiya? – Photobook Photography Article

Hello Sharqawies! Here are your updates for the weekend and the upcoming week, of what’s happening in Sharqiya. Event of the Week: Future Bakery Summer Camp Photo Credit: Instagram orchidkids Design, Build & Bake For all technology, design, and robot lovers out there.. we have some amazing news for you! Orchid Kids are collaborating with Bright Up to bring you an exciting summer camp dedicated to all things fun. Girls from 4 – 10 years oldBoys from 4 – 7…

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Film Starring Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried and the Voice of Kevin Costner Is Out In Saudi Arabia Cinemas this Eid Al Adha – Photobook Photography Article

Based on the best-selling novel ‘The Art of Racing in the Rain’ tells heartfelt tale narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo. Based on Garth Stein’s beloved novel, which spent three and a half years on the bestseller list and has been translated into 38 languages, THE ART OF RACING IN THE RAIN stars Milo Ventimiglia (CREED II, ROCKY BALBOA), Amanda Seyfried (‘MAMMA MIA!, LES MISERABLES, TED 2) and the voice of Kevin Costner (HIDDEN FIGURES, JACK RYAN…

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The Rise of the Saudi Art Scene: Athr Gallery – Photobook Photography Article

Photos taken by Mohammed Eskandrani Exporting local culture through creative expression. When driving on-the all too familiar-King Fahad Road, it is easy for one to overlook the many large-looming structures that have occupied spaces on the side roads for decades. The crime in that, however, is overlooking the hidden treasures within these structures. Athr Gallery, in Serafi Mega Mall, is one treasure that must not be missed. Located on the fifth floor, Athr Gallery was founded by Hamza Serafi and…

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Zawia 97 Craft Exhibit at Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The Historical Jeddah Season which opened successfully to a huge crowd on June 8, 2019 aims to showcase and educate the rich culture and history of Al Balad which has been deemed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. One of the interesting workshops being held at the Historic Jeddah Season is the Zawia 97 Craft Exhibit at Bait Al Sharqi. This heritage building, which sits on the corner after 97 degrees from the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca,…

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Destination #TGIT: What’s Going On, Sharqiya? – Photobook Photography Article

Hello Sharqawies! Here are your updates for the weekend and the upcoming week, of what’s happening in Sharqiya. Event of the Week: Drawing with Charcoal For all the artistic Sharqawies, you might want to attend this art session  Orchid Kids are hosting a charcoal drawing session with artists Dana Al Rabieh. This one-day workshop is for adults. Enjoy drawing while sipping on complimentary coffee. Date: July 22Time: 9 PM – 10 PMPrice: 100 SARLocation: Prince Faisal Bin Fahad Rd., Al…

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Stilts Band Parade and CYR Wheel at Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The fun never ends at the Historic Jeddah Season this summer. With a few more days of excitement left, the Season has in store a wide range of activities filled with lots of laughter, entertainment and delight. The CYR Wheel artists at Historic Jeddah Season will enthrall you with their feat. A display of sheer talent, the brilliant artist’s, swirls around performing their act of balance and precision, amusing all visitors watching their performance. A must watch show for families…

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The Historic Jeddah Season Celebrations to Conclude Soon – Photobook Photography Article

Enjoy the last few days of great summer fun and entertainment. The first edition of the Historic Jeddah Season will soon conclude in a few days and everyone is urged to make the most of the last fun filled activities. Celebrating the unique culture and heritage of Jeddah in the historic Al Balad district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site has indeed served as a gateway to the Kingdom. A celebration of sorts, the Historic Jeddah Season showcased art, technology, musicals,…

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Accor & GFH Announce iconic Raffles brand in Bahrain following landmark agreement for ultra-luxury retreat – Photobook Photography Article

Hospitality group partners with GFH in the kingdom to launch Raffles Bahrain – an exclusive Oasis in Manama. Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, is set to debut the iconic Raffles brand in Bahrain after signing a milestone agreement with GFH Financial Group (GFH) to manage the Kingdom’s first ultra-luxurious retreat. The management agreement for Raffles Bahrain marks the start of a growing partnership between the two entities and consolidates Accor’s presence in the Kingdom where it currently operates six…

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Accor bolsters its Jordan portfolio with the opening of Mövenpick Hotel Amman – Photobook Photography Article

Mövenpick Hotel Amman Group takes over existing hotel in the Kingdom’s thriving capital, growing its footprint in the country to nine properties strong. Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, has strengthened its portfolio in Jordan to nine properties with the opening of the Mövenpick Hotel Amman today. It follows the Group’s takeover and re-brand of an existing 218-key property in the Kingdom’s vibrant capital, which has undergone a refurbishment in line with Mövenpick brand standards and premium hospitality offering and…

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Al Comedy Club Comes to Historic Jeddah Season – Photobook Photography Article

The Historic Jeddah Season continues to make your summers memorable and fun filled. The Al Balad district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site has been transformed into a world of entertainment, leisure and history. As we approach the grand finale of the Season, the entertainment continues to gain momentum and bring families together. While visitors learn about Jeddah’s history through various shows and musicals, for those who prefer comedy, some interesting shows are in the pipeline. The Al Comedy Club joins…

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