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Basil M.K. Al-Ghalayini

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Aramco’s In-Kingdom program will localize, boost economy

This week I will be talking about a game-changing program, designed to drive domestic long-term economic growth and diversification in our rapidly changing economy: The In-Kingdom Total Value Add (IKTVA) program.

March 31, 2019

Saudi health care sector: Where are the opportunities?

After writing four articles on this promising sector, this week I will conclude my health care series with part five tackling a highly important supporting service to hospitals and health centers around Saudi Arabia which is the health care catering market.

September 01, 2018

A unique global event in our backyard

A major part of the restructuring program that the Public Investment Fund (PIF) has gone through in the past three years was the launch of its flagship event last year, the Future Investment Initiative (FII).

June 30, 2018