Quiqup Focuses on E-commerce Last-mile Operations in Line with Shifting Trends

شركة Quiqup تركّز على عمليّات التوصيل للعملاء

Investing in proprietary technologies, firm moves to tap $400B online retail market in MENA Dubai, UAE; As part of its efforts to adapt to changing trends, Quiqup, the leading last mile provider catering to customers throughout the United Arab Emirates, moves to build on its strengths by focusing exclusively on E-commerce last-mile delivery. This shift, which falls in line with Quiqup’s mission to remain in tune with consumer trends, is a natural transition in light of clear indications that 40% of transactions in MENA’s $1 trillion retail market will be…

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Arab Bank Group profits grow by 38% to $252 million for the first half of 2022

252 مليون دولار أرباح مجموعة البنك العربي

Dubai, July 30th, 2022: Arab Bank Group reported a net income after tax for the first half of 2022 of $252 million as compared to $182.4 million for the same period last year, recording an increase of 38%. The Group loan portfolio grew by 6% to reach $35.7 billion as of June 30, 2022 compared to $33.8 billion for the same period last year, while customer deposits grew by 2% to reach $47.1 billion compared to $46 billion for the same period last year. The increase in loans and deposits…

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Dubai Customs holds awareness & entertainment activities during DSS 2022

جمـارك دبي تُنظم فعاليات توعوية وترفيهية

Dubai – 30 July 2022: In support of Dubai’s efforts to promote the entertainment and tourist activities offered to visitors during the Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) 2022, Dubai Customs is vigorously engaged with a wide array of awareness and fun activities in Modesh City. These events and activities run from July 14 through August 16, and are focused on several themes, including IPR, Customs innovations like the inspection submarine, K9 customs dogs, and feature a showcase of talent performances from employees’ kids. Every year Dubai Customs is very keen to…

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highlight the regions key to drive tourism growth sustainably and effectively

إنطلاق «منتدى الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا لمناطق الجذب والوجهات السياحية 2022»

MENA Attractions & Destinations Forum 2022 set to highlight the regions key attractions and destinations to drive tourism growth sustainably and effectively Event to explore existing and upcoming regional projects and ways to drive tourism growth sustainably and effectively Dubai, UAE, July 28, 2022: To support countries in the MENA region rethinking their strategies and implementing new plans for reopening existing destinations and attractions in a safe and sustainable manner post the pandemic slowdown, MENA Attractions & Destinations Forum 2022 will be held on 28th and 29th September 2022 in…

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RELX International Hosts Training Session for UAE Customs and Economic Development Officials to Highlight Its Commitment to Product Safety

RELX International Hosts Training Session for UAE Customs and Economic Development Officials to Highlight Its Commitment to Product Safety

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — RELX International, the responsible multinational electronic cigarettes company, has successfully completed in-depth training for officials from the Abu Dhabi Customs Authority and Department of Economic Development (DED). Prior to this, RELX International held a similar training session for Ras Al Khaimah Customs Authority officials. To boost their effectiveness, RELX International collaborated with leading intellectual property (IP) firm SABA IP. The elaborate programmes demonstrate the leading vaping brand’s commitment to fighting the illicit trade of e-cigarette (e-cig) products with authorities and government bodies and highlights its…

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Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development Names Northern Trust Its Asset Servicing Provider

Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development Names Northern Trust Its Asset Servicing Provider

KUWAIT — Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced it has been appointed by Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) to provide a range of asset servicing solutions spanning global custody, financial reporting, securities finance, private equity administration, performance measurement and compliance monitoring. AFESD, based in the State of Kuwait, is an Arab regional financial institution focused on funding economic and social development by financing public and private investment projects and providing grants and expertise to support education institutions, universities, professional and social associations. Projects financed by AFESD include…

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Economic Progress of Togo and Western African States Highlighted by Qatar Economic Forum

DOHA, Qatar – On the occasion of the Qatar Economic Forum (QEF), an annual event organized by Bloomberg and gathering thousands of participants from June 20 to 22, the President of the Togolese Republic, H.E. Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé, participated in a session focused on the socio-economic, security and industrial context of the West African States, entitled “In Conversation with President Gnassingbe”. This second edition of the Qatar Economic Forum (QEF), an event organized by Bloomberg from June 20 to 22 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Doha, focused on the theme…

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Class Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate

“كلاس” و ” أنثولوجي” يصلان إلى اتفاق نهائي للاستحواذ على “بلاك بورد كولابوريت”

Partnership Between Anthology and Class Focuses on Driving Student Success Dubai, UAE – 24 May 2022 – Class Technologies Inc., a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space, and Anthology, a provider of education solutions that support the entire learner lifecycle, today announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Class to acquire Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate virtual classroom tool. Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate is a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space with deep integration into Blackboard Learn Ultra, serving over 10 million users across more than 1,300 institutions in over…

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Leading Spanish Fashion and Accessory Brands at EXPO 2020 Dubai to enter UAE and GCC markets

العلامات التجارية الإسبانية الرائدة في مجال الأزياء والإكسسوارات في إكسبو 2020 دبي إلى دخول أسواق الإمارات العربية المتحدة ودول مجلس التعاون الخليجي

Leading premium brands of Spain on sale at the Spanish Pavilion scout distribution partners Dubai. March 2022. Some of Spain’s top brands in jewelry, fashion, footwear, and beauty, on display at the Spanish Pavilion in Expo 2020 Dubai ─many new to the region─ are in talks with distributors, influencers and media to market their products in the UAE and wider GCC. ‘Leading Brands of Spain’ in collaboration with –ICEX Spain Trade and Investment hosted the region’s leading retailers at the Dubai EXPO 2020 Spain Pavilion last Wednesday to meet designers…

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A green, resilient, inclusive approach to development can usher in a new model of growth for MENA: Badr Jafar at the World Economic Forum

تبني نهج تطويري مستدام ومرن وشمولي قد يُتيح للشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا نموذج نمو جديد: بدر جعفر في المنتدى الاقتصادي العالمي

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – The World Economic Forum hosted an expert dialogue on the collaborative action Middle East leaders must take to navigate between net-zero ambitions and socioeconomic realities. The session, titled “Transitioning to a Green Middle East,” took place during the WEF Annual Meeting 2022 in Davos, Switzerland. The dialogue came at a critical time, with the next two United Nations Climate Change Conferences, COP27 and COP28, both set to be hosted in the region, by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, respectively. Moderated by The National Editor-In-Chief,…

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