New manager


Gulf Air has named Abdul Malik Alsaei, a Bahraini national, as its new country manager for Saudi Arabia.

"This is a new and exciting challenge for me and another important step forward in my career," Alsaei, who will be based in Jeddah, said.

Alsaei, a graduate from Britain, began his career with Gulf Air in Kuwait.

He worked in India, Cyprus, Lebanon, Syria and Jordan as area manager prior to this appointment.

Alsaei also served Gulf Air's Abu Dhabi office.