Corporate World

Talabat, the leader in food delivery service in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, is marking 15 years of success this year with its customers and partner restaurants. Launched in 2004, when online-food ordering was non-existent in the GCC, Talabat has since then played a leading role in transforming the way people experience food.

In its continuous efforts to upgrade and modernise its ways of working, ASMAK, the leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood across MENA, has chosen the next generation business suite S/4HANA and Cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) SuccessFactors by software giant SAP as it moves towards digital transformation. An early step in business process transformation, the new tools will bring greater productivity and functionality to ASMAK. The technologies will be adopted by multiple ASMAK divisions including sales, finance, operations, supply chain, and HR. S/4HANA and Cloud HCM SuccessFactors offer real-time analytics, a clearer view of operational costs, and improved supply and demand planning by providing visibility across all sales processes.

LiveRoute, a part of MDS Computers Group and a leading Cloud Solutions Provider in the Middle East, has enabled Shelf Drilling, the world’s largest contractor of jack-up rigs based in Dubai, to digitally transform its operations and embark on a Cloud journey. LiveRoute helped Shelf Drilling deploy Microsoft Azure and Office 365 to become an agile and scalable Cloud-based organization.

Mercury, the UAE’s domestic payment scheme, alongside their partner Al Fardan Exchange LLC has announced the launch of their enhanced ‘Payez’ payroll card. Through the Mercury payment network, Al Fardan Exchange LLC would now be able to provide their existing WPS cardholders utmost flexibility and ease of payment.

The Opus by Omniyat, located in Dubai has been honoured with one of the world’s top design awards, the ‘Award of Excellence’ by The Council on Tall Buildings & Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The Opus, designed by world-renowned Iraqi-British architect, Dame Zaha Hadid was chosen from a shortlist of a several designs.