'The catering sector is a promising project with many investment opportunities that Saudi entrepreneurs can utilise, especially as the projected expenditure by 2020 will reach SAR 20 billion and increase to SAR 47 billion by 2030,' he added during the second edition of 'Safqah
' (Deal) forum, which was inaugurated on Monday in Makkah and organised by Makkah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Sheikha Mariam bint Mishal bin Hamad al-Thani owned Safqah
(Hatteen-Al Nmah) gave off her best in the straight, to shock a credible field and win the local bred Pure Arabian Challenge Cup, the added attraction of the day.
Owned by: Mohammed Kazim Al Anasari and Sons 7th race: Al Anga (Harry Bentley) 1, Djainka Des Forges 2, Safqah
3, Vit'al Fauquey 4.
continued to dazzle as she notched her fourth win in six outings.
from trainer Ghazali's yard easily won the local bred Pure Arabian Handicap for horses rated 40 to 70.
Owned by: Mohammed bin Ali al-Attiya 4th race: Shaklan (Richard Mullen) 1, Safqah
2, Vit'al Fauquey 3, Qabas 4.
George Mikhalides trained Safqah
proved too good in the hands of jockey Sylvain Ruis and sped away from the opposition inside the final furlong to win the local bred Pure Arabian Handicap for horses rated 40 and below.
In the first race of the day, Sylvain Ruis rode George Mikhalides trained Safqah
to Local Bred Pure Arabian Maiden Plate.