First Abu Dhabi Bank Cuts API Operational Costs by 57% With Kong

First Abu Dhabi Bank Cuts API Operational Costs by 57% With Kong

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Kong Inc., creators of the leading service connectivity platform, today announced that First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the world’s largest and safest financial institutions, has deployed Kong’s service connectivity platform to modernize its microservices-driven banking platform. As the banking industry transforms at a rapid pace, Kong provides reliable, secure and observable connectivity for FAB’s APIs and services within a scalable infrastructure. Moving toward decentralization through Kong has enabled FAB to accelerate development and business agility to push the customer experience further. Executing…

Ripple and Pyypl Debut New, First-in-Market Service in Middle East

Ripple and Pyypl Debut New, First-in-Market Service in Middle East

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Ripple, the leading provider of enterprise blockchain and crypto solutions for cross-border payments, announces the launch of RippleNet’s first-ever On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) deployment in the Middle East, together with Pyypl, the international blockchain-based financial services technology company in the Middle East and Africa. ODL leverages XRP, the best digital asset for payments, for instant and low-cost cross-border payments, eliminating the need for costly pre-funded accounts. Ripple was the first enterprise company to leverage crypto to tackle the trillion-dollar challenges with cross-border payments. By using ODL, financial institutions and Small-and…

Opening of the Metaverse Alliance Open Conference

Opening of the Metaverse Alliance Open Conference

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – The Metaverse Alliance Open Conference, organized by the Metaverse Alliance and Korea Radio Promotion Association under the auspice of the Korea Ministry of Science and ICT, will be conducted online using Metaverse platforms from October 26th to October 28th. The conference aims to share latest information and activities within the Metaverse industry since the launch of the “Metaverse Alliance”, a private sector led, and government-supported cooperative designed to revitalize the Metaverse industry ecosystem. Programs in the conference include the Opening Ceremony, Alliance Mid-Term Presentation,…

Maldives Investment Forum graced by the President of Maldives, H.E. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih held at Expo 2020 Dubai

Maldives Investment Forum graced by the President of Maldives, H.E. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih held at Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – Maldives is experiencing a new wave of growth as the country’s economy makes a remarkable recovery from the effects of the pandemic, said the President of Maldives His Excellency Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, in his keynote address at the Maldives Investment Forum, held to coincide with the Maldives Honour Day at Expo 2020 Dubai. The event graced by H.E. President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was also attended by the Minister of Economic Development H.E. Fayyaz Ismail, the Minister of Tourism H.E. Dr. Abdulla Mausoom and the…

Call for Entries Issued for the 2022 Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Awards

Call for Entries Issued for the 2022 Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Awards

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – The Stevie® Awards has issued a call for entries for the 2022 (third annual) Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, sponsored by the RAK Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Entry kits & complete details on the competition are available at http://MENA.StevieAwards.com. The Middle East Stevie & North Africa Awards are the region’s only awards to recognize innovation in all its forms through the workplace. The awards are open to all organizations in 17 nations in the MENA region: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestine,…

LG’S UPGRADED PURICARE WEARABLE AIR PURIFIER COMING TO THE UAE

LG’S UPGRADED PURICARE WEARABLE AIR PURIFIER COMING TO THE UAE

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, (AETOSWire)— LG Electronics (LG) is introducing the new and improved LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier to residents of the UAE. Upgraded from the innovative, wearable device LG first launched last year, the latest model offers an enhanced all-around performance along with a convenient voice amplification feature and a more comfortable, lightweight design. The new iteration of the LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is equipped with a fully automatic fan airflow control system that increases breathing comfort.1 It also incorporates two H13 HEPA filters, the same as…

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Collaborates with Global Universities on Secure Mesh Communications Research Projects

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Collaborates with Global Universities on Secure Mesh Communications Research Projects

Abu Dhabi-United Arab Emirates,  Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) has partnered with three prestigious universities on  secure mesh communications research projects. Mesh Network is a network topology in which the infrastructure nodes connect directly, dynamically, and non-hierarchically to as many other nodes as possible, and cooperate with one another to efficiently route data to and from third parties. The project is set to strengthen the security of the Mesh network…

The President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan and Merck Foundation CEO, Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej Recognized as One of 100 Most Influential African Women 2021

The President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan and Merck Foundation CEO, Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej Recognized as One of 100 Most Influential African Women 2021

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation and President of Merck Foundation More Than a Mother has been featured in the list of 100 Most Influential African Women 2021, released by ‘Be a Girl’ Initiative, for the second consecutive year. Avance Media, through its girls’ empowerment project, ‘Be A Girl’, launches this annual publication to highlight and celebrate the astounding accomplishments of 100 women from Africa. She has been recognized for her efforts to transform patient care in Africa, breaking the infertility stigma through her poignant ‘More…

Al Maryah Community Bank appoints Adeeb Ahamed of LuLu Financial Holdings as an Advisor to its Board

Al Maryah Community Bank appoints Adeeb Ahamed of LuLu Financial Holdings as an Advisor to its Board

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): UAE’s first licensed digital-only bank – Al Maryah Community Bank LLC, has appointed Mr. Adeeb Ahamed, Managing Director of Abu Dhabi based LuLu Financial Holdings to the position of Advisor to the Board Members. Mr. Adeeb, whose investments in financial services and digital payments span 11 countries in the GCC, Indian sub-continent and APAC regions, is an established and recognized industry name, known for his far-reaching contributions to the development of the global payments ecosystem. A member of the prestigious World Economic Forum’s South…

Transguard Group Debuts New Graduate Programme for UAE Nationals

Transguard Group Debuts  New Graduate Programme for UAE Nationals

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – (AETOSWire) – As the UAE prepares to celebrate its 50th national day, Transguard Group is revealing the details of a new graduate programme specifically designed to appeal to Emirati graduates: Taking place over 24 months, participants will be embedded in six diverse business units to learn the inner workings of the country’s leading business solutions provider. “For 20 years, Transguard Group has proudly supported the country’s growth and development, and this programme shows a deep commitment to strengthening the very foundation of the UAE,” says…