Epsilon Appoints Leader for Market Expansion in Middle East & Africa

Epsilon Appoints Leader for Market Expansion in Middle East & Africa

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Epsilon®, a global leader in outcome-based marketing, today announced the appointment of Saira Mehdi as the Sales Director for the Middle East & Africa (MEA) region, effective immediately. Saira will own the mandate for top line revenue growth, drive new business opportunities for Epsilon’s products and solutions and grow the company’s client base in the region. She will also play a significant role in positioning Epsilon as a premier martech and adtech player in MEA. Saira comes with 14 years of work experience in the IT…

27th Universal Postal Union Congress: a strategic and economic opportunity for the 192 member countries.

27th Universal Postal Union Congress: a strategic and economic opportunity for the 192 member countries.

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– The 27th Universal Postal Union Congress (UPU, www.UPUabidjan2020.gouv.ci) will take place from 9 to 27 August 2021, in Abidjan, the Ivory Coast. Holding this event on Ivorian soil represents the culmination of extensive efforts on the part of the national government, dating back to 2011, to bolster the country’s international influence and actively contribute to the development of postal services in Africa and worldwide. Under SEM leadership. Thanks to the efforts of President Alassane Ouattara and a policy of strengthening multilateral cooperation, the Ivory Coast has rapidly reclaimed…

Guinea, Togo Join as Shareholders in Africa Finance Corporation

Guinea, Togo Join as Shareholders in Africa Finance Corporation

LAGOS, Nigeria–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Africa Finance Corporation, the leading infrastructure solutions provider in Africa, has onboarded the Central Bank of Guinea and the Togolese Republic as its newest shareholders, cementing AFC’s pan-African representation. One of AFC’s first Member States in 2008, the Corporation has invested approximately US$300 million to spur employment opportunities and sustainable economic development from Guinea’s vast mineral resources. Developments co-financed by AFC include the high-grade bauxite Alufer Mine in 2017, which marked one of the largest foreign investments in the west African country since the 2014 Ebola crisis,…

Petal Maps rolls out new exclusive features to the Middle East and Africa

Maps Petal يطرح مزايا حصرية جديدة للمستخدمين في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وأفريقيا

Petal Maps rolls out new exclusive features to the Middle East and Africa Enhanced features by Petal Maps including, dark mode navigation, display over other apps, heads-up display and more Huawei announced that users across the Middle East and Africa will experience an enhanced Petal Maps application, which includes a range of new features and upgrades such as dark mode navigation display over other apps, third-party hotel booking, and destination reviews, all designed to make journey mapping easier and more enjoyable. This is in addition to existing differentiators such as…

KONE Unveils DX Class – the First Digitally Connected Elevator Series for the Middle East and Africa

“كوني” تطلق سلسلة “KONE DX Class” – أول مصعد متصل رقمياً

KONE Unveils DX Class – the First Digitally Connected Elevator Series for the Middle East and Africa KONE revolutionises the role of elevators in future smart buildings to meet citizens’ evolving expectations. KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has introduced the world’s first digital elevator series to the Middle East and Africa. KONE DX Class elevators feature class-leading built-in connectivity, enabling users to enjoy a new and enhanced experience that combines the very best in design, technology, new materials, apps and services. The KONE DX Class…

QNB Official Regional Supporter of the first FIFA Arab Cup 2021™

QNB Official Regional Supporter of the first FIFA Arab Cup 2021™

Doha, Qatar –(AETOSWire) –  QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, was announced as the Official Regional Supporter of the first FIFA Arab Cup 2021™, a mega event that will bring together 23 Arab nations from North Africa and the Middle East in a strong competition between 30 November and 18 December in Qatar. This is the first edition of the FIFA Arab Cup™ and QNB, the patron of major sports events in Qatar as well as regional and global tournaments, is determined to play a…

Majid Al Futtaim Partners with RELEX to Tailor On-Shelf Inventory Across Carrefour Stores

Majid Al Futtaim Partners with RELEX to Tailor On-Shelf Inventory Across Carrefour Stores

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has partnered with RELEX Solutions, provider of unified retail planning solutions, to optimize on-shelf inventory for individual stores based on local demand via automated store-specific planogramming. Through this partnership, RELEX will service all of Carrefour’s 350 stores across 17 countries that are part of Majid Al Futtaim Retail’s growing regional portfolio. RELEX’s advanced, automated planogramming solution allows Majid Al Futtaim to save time and optimize their…

Amit Roy appointed to Spearhead Newly Launched Global Phosphorus Institute

Amit Roy appointed to Spearhead Newly Launched Global Phosphorus Institute

Benguerir, Morocco : The newly launched Global Phosphorus Institute (GPI) announced today the appointment of Dr. Amit Roy as Executive director to develop and lead the Institute. His initial focus will be creating the Consortium for cutting-edge phosphorus research projects, building global coalitions, and establishing research hubs around the world. “We are pleased that Amit joins GPI to direct this new global initiative,” said Hicham El Habti, the President of Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, Morocco (UM6P) and President of the GPI. “His vast experience combined with his enormous breath of…

Porsche goes the extreme to kick off launch for new Taycan Cross Turismo

Porsche goes the extreme to kick off launch for new Taycan Cross Turismo

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 10, 2021: Coinciding with the arrival of the first models, Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE is celebrating the new all-electric Taycan Cross Turismo with a thrilling video that showcases the versatile model being pushed to its limits in two remote locations with opposing climatic extremes. Driving cinematic content creation to a new leveI, it is the first time that an automotive brand released a campaign video captured entirely by a first-person view (FPV) drone in such challenging conditions. Two identical race tracks, one in…

Africa Finance Corporation Tops 30 Member States With Burkina Faso, DRC & Morocco Acceding

Africa Finance Corporation Tops 30 Member States With Burkina Faso, DRC & Morocco Acceding

More than half of African nations are now members of AFC LAGOS, Nigeria–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– In a milestone for its pan-Africa mission, Africa Finance Corporation, one of the region’s biggest investors in infrastructure development, today announces that it has exceeded 30 member states, representing more than half the continent. Membership by Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo and Morocco, all in the first quarter of 2021, brings the total number of AFC member states to 31, an increase from 26 members a year ago. “This is a landmark achievement for AFC…