{:en}Fashinza raises $100m Series B to create sustainable supply chain for global fashion industry{:}{:ar}”فاشنزا” تجمع 100 مليون دولار في جولة تمويل السلسلة “ب” لبناء سلسلة إمداد مستدامة لصناعة الأزياء العالمية{:}

Fashinza raises 0m Series B to create sustainable supply chain for global fashion industry

{:en}DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Fashinza, the AI-driven B2B marketplace and real-time global supply chain platform for fashion brands and retailers, today announced a Series B funding round totaling USD 100M (AED 367m). The round is led by Prosus Ventures (formerly known as Naspers Ventures) and Westbridge along with participation from existing investors Accel, Elevation, and DisruptAD. The round also saw participation from angel investors Naval Ravikant, Jeff Fagnan, Jake Zeller, Nivi, and Nitesh Banta. The round includes a mix of equity and debt financing. Fashinza is using the new…

{:en}The Pearl Initiative and Schneider Electric engage with Bahraini youth on the benefits of an inclusive workplace{:}{:ar}مبادرة بيرل وشنايدر إليكتريك تعرّفان طلبة جامعة البحرين على فوائد بيئة العمل الشمولية{:}

The Pearl Initiative and Schneider Electric engage with Bahraini youth on the benefits of an inclusive workplace

{:en}Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – The Pearl Initiative, a non-profit organisation focused on corporate accountability and transparency in the Gulf region, recently held a Business Pledge session at the University of Bahrain, engaging with more than 450 students. During the Business Pledge sessions, prominent companies in the Gulf region pledge their commitment to continue to work responsibly and ethically, following the principles of accountability and transparency in their business practices and behaviour. Schneider Electric’s Talent Acquisition Partner, Amira Amr Ali, aimed to raise awareness among the students on the importance…

{:en}87% of UAE IT decision-makers agree their organizations’ enterprise data strategy is key to effective hybrid workforce: Cloudera Report{:}{:ar}تقرير “كلاوديرا”: 87٪ من صانعي القرار في مجال تقنية المعلومات في دولة الإمارات يرون أن استراتيجية البيانات لمؤسساتهم هي البوابة للوصول إلى نظام فعّال للعمل المختلط{:}

87% of UAE IT decision-makers agree their organizations’ enterprise data strategy is key to effective hybrid workforce: Cloudera Report

{:en}United Arab Emirates, Dubai – Cloudera, the hybrid data cloud company, has released the findings of a global research report that exposes how a majority of UAE-based businesses are increasingly adopting data-driven strategies for an effective hybrid workforce. The research revealed that organizations with mature enterprise data strategies in place for at least 12 months are more likely to report higher profit growth at an average of 5.97%, according to the report. Created in association with technology market research firm, Vanson Bourne, the new report examines the correlation between the…

{:en}Gulftainer handles operations in record time at Iraq port{:}{:ar}غلفتينر تتولى العمليات في وقت قياسي في ميناء العراق{:}

Gulftainer handles operations in record time at Iraq port

{:en}Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – Gulftainer, the largest privately owned, independent port management and logistics company globally, has accomplished record-breaking operational excellence by handling 4,000 steel pipes within four hours. The cargo was discharged in the Port of Umm Qasr and transported to the Umm Qasr Logistics Centre (UQLC) where it will be stored until customs cleared and collected by the customer. Gulftainer operates a container terminal ICT in the port, located in southern Iraq alongside Gulftainer’s logistical arm Momentum, operates Umm Qasr Logistics Centre (UQLC), which, this week, discharged…

{:en}Iraq Stock Exchange’s trading volume increased 58% in April{:}{:ar}ارتفاع حجم التداول في سوق العراق للأوراق المالية بنسبة 58٪ في أبريل الماضي{:}

Gulftainer handles operations in record time at Iraq port

{:en}DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Iraq Stock Exchange’s (ISX) trading volume in April surged by 58% compared to the previous month to US$66.7 million. The banking sector had the highest share in trading volume with 78.0%, followed by the telecom sector with an 8.4% share. The industry sector had a 5.2% share, the agriculture sector had a 4.0% share, hotels & tourism had a 3.7% share, and the rest of the sectors had a 0.7% share in total trading volume. The month witnessed a high volume of cross transactions in…

{:en}Fresh Del Monte Marks World Creativity and Innovation Day 2022{:}{:ar}شركة دل مونتي للمنتجات الطازجة تحتفي باليوم العالمي للإبداع والابتكار لعام 2022{:}

Fresh Del Monte Marks World Creativity and Innovation Day 2022

{:en}Dubai, United Arab Emirates – To meet consumers’ current and future needs, Fresh Del Monte strives to foster creativity and innovation, to improve the taste, safety, quality, and sustainability of its products. Finding solutions to pressing issues and promoting sustainable agriculture has prompted a host of innovations from Fresh Del Monte. Ms. Racha El Aawar, Fresh Del Monte’s Regional Marketing Director for the Middle East and North Africa region, said: “Innovation is the driver of the modern world, and at Fresh Del Monte, we are committed to continually innovating to…

{:en}JAGGAER and CiteAb to Deliver Industry-leading Biological Reagent Search and Management Solution{:}{:ar}جاقار تتعاون مع شركة سايت أب البريطانية لتطوير حلول مبتكرة في مجال البحوث وإدارة الكواشف البيولوجية{:}

JAGGAER and CiteAb to Deliver Industry-leading Biological Reagent Search and Management Solution

{:en} Life sciences and higher education customers will see cost and time savings while reducing risk Dubai, United Arab Emirates JAGGAER, the global leader in Autonomous Commerce, is collaborating with CiteAb, a UK-based provider of high-quality life science data, to enable researchers to identify, select and procure the right biological reagents for their work. The integrated solution will offer efficiency gains, cost savings and compliance improvements via JAGGAER Research Material Management (RMM), the industry-leading solution for acquiring and managing commercial reagents and lab supplies used in research. The integration of…

{:en}Value Fashion Brand REDTAG Concludes Mega-money Ramadan Jackpot{:}{:ar}رد تاغ تختتم حملة عروض وهدايا شهر رمضان المبارك{:}

Value Fashion Brand REDTAG Concludes Mega-money Ramadan Jackpot

{:en} REDTAG, the Middle East’s leading value fashion and homeware brand, concluded its 35-day Ramadan bonanza of cash giveaways and free gifts, announcing the winners and leaving all shoppers delighted Dubai, United Arab Emirates REDTAG, the region’s favourite value fashion and homeware brand, concluded its mega-money raffle draws in the Middle East on 12th May, held on account of Ramadan. The brand’s biggest-ever splurge saw shoppers across the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, and Qatar win cash prizes throughout the month. Five lucky winners were chosen in each country every week…

{:en}WION News Concludes its Fifth Edition of Global Summit in Dubai Promoting Peace{:}{:ar}نيوز ويون WION News تختتم فعاليات النسخة الخامسة من القمة العالمية في دبي لتعزيز السلام{:}

WION News Concludes its Fifth Edition of Global Summit in Dubai Promoting Peace

{:en} Aimed with the intent to create a global platform for world leaders to engage in dialogue to resolve conflicts Dubai, United Arab Emirates WION – the leading international news channel from India, concluded its fifth edition of the Global Summit 2022 in Dubai. The summit was aimed at enabling dialogue and discussion around the issues that the world is plagued with. This year, the theme focused on – Peace and the summit hosted world leaders, and industry icons to deliberate on the Global agenda of armed conflicts and will strive to find sustainable…