ABGR Team Victorious in 2017 Ryder Cup

The 2017 Ryder Cup Tournament, a revived tradition between the American Business Group of Riyadh and the British Golf Society, was held at Dirab Golf & Country Club Friday, November 17. The ABGR team, an eclectic mix of non-British nationalities, was led by Team Captain Thomas Merkel. Jonathan Mortell was the BGS Team Captain. This year, the ABGR team emerged victorious. Seventy-two golfers participated in a singles …

November 2017 Chairman’s Message

Dear Fellow ABGR Members, Over 38 years both here and the U.S. working on Saudi projects I have often been frustrated with the glacial pace of commercial, legal and social reform, though based on events of the past few days I take it all back. Some personal reflections follow, based on what I have been hearing and observing over recent …

ABGR Welcomes Wadi Qortuba as Diamond Sponsor of the 24th Annual Golf Tournament

ABGR is excited to announce Wadi Qortuba as our Diamond Sponsor for the 24th Annual ABGR-AMEX Golf Tournament. This is the second year that ABGR has offered the Diamond level. Wadi Qortuba is brand new compound community site situated in the rapidly developing Qortuba district. Distinguishing itself from other compounds, Wadi Qortuba marries its modern architecture with the unique aesthetic of abstract design …

24th Annual ABGR-AMEX Golf Tournament Gift Donation Prizes

The following companies have provided generous gift prizes that participants can win! Tickets can be purchased at any ABGR event or at the tournament days. You do not have to be present to win! For more information, please contact marketing@abgrksa.com. Dirab Golf and Country Club 6 Month Golf Membership 6 Month Golf Membership One Time Horse Riding for Two Persons One …

ABGR Announces Partnership with MicroNet, Inc.

The ABGR announces a new partnership with MicroNet, Inc., the leading provider of online solutions for member-based associations and chambers of commerce. Our members will get exclusive access to specialized tools to promote their organization via the new online Member Information Center. It will include the following features: Membership listing – update your listing to ensure everyone has access to …