Saudi Arabian Airlines congratulates Dustin JohnsonArab news #Dustin_JohnsonFebruary 12, 2019
Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), the national flag carrier of the Kingdom, has congratulated Dustin Johnson for his win at the recent Saudi International golf tournament.
Saudia was the official airline partner of the inaugural Saudi International European Pro-Am golf tournament, the first event of its kind to take place in the country.
The event took place from Jan. 31-Feb. 3.
The carrier supported the tournament as a logistics and global transport partner, in addition to welcoming players and guests onboard, from all over the world.
On Sept. 25, 2018, Saudia announced its partnership with the ABB FIA Formula E Championship as the official airline partner of the all-electric series, and was the race title partner of the inaugural Saudia Ad Diriyah E-Prix, which took place on Dec. 15 last year.
MEFTECH, the longest-running banking and financial technology event in the MENA Region, will return to Riyadh from Feb. 24-25 at the Four Seasons Riyadh for its second edition in the Kingdom.
MEFTECH is initiated by mada, the national payment network, and SADAD Payment and aims to highlight and support the rapidly developing payments, e-commerce and retail industry in the Kingdom.
MEFTECH 2019 presented by STC Pay will address trends and issues within the fintech sector focusing on digital economy, blockchain, mobile payments and artificial intelligence (AI) within the e-commerce industry.
MEFTECH Payments will have a dedicated Fintech Start-Up Zone in partnership with Fintech Galaxy — a MENA-focused digital crowdsourcing platform that connects Fintech entrepreneurs to financial institutions.
Ziyad Al-Yousef, managing director, Saudi Payments, said: “The Kingdom, through the fintech Saudi initiative aims to transform into an innovative fintech hub with a thriving ecosystem driven by local and international stakeholders.