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  • Xpress Money sees a 14% growth in mobile remittances from UAE to Kenya in the last 2 years

    Owing to its convenience and lower remittance costs, international money transfers to mobile wallets in Kenya have been soaring high in the last few years. In the UAE alone, Xpress Money has seen a 14% increase in remittances that culminate onto mobile wallets in Kenya in the last 2 years. The brand forecasts an additional increase of 5% by the end of 2017.

  • Xpress Money Signs Up As The Principal Sponsor of the Bengal Tigers in the T10 League

    Xpress Money, has signed up as the principal sponsor of the T10 League team, Bengal Tigers. The second season of the T10, which recently became an International Cricket Council (ICC) sanctioned tournament, is being held from 21st November at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

  • Xpress Money to showcase 'Flex', 'One' & 'Biz', its Customizable Business Solutions at Money2020 in Las Vegas

    Xpress Money, one of the world's most dependable money transfer brands is set to showcase Xpress Money 'Flex', 'One' and 'Biz' its customizable remittance solutions at Money2020, the world's largest marketplace for ideas, connections and deals in Payments and Financial Services. Xpress Money's business solutions are designed to give organizations customizable options based on their business needs. Whether a money transfer brand is looking to expand its reach or a retail chain, telco, banking or non-banking business wants to offer remittance services to its existing customer base, Xpress Money has a solution for all.

  • Xpress Money welcomes Ramadan on a high note with a slew of awards in 2017

    Xpress Money, one of the world’s most dependable money transfer brands, has started 2017 strongly, with a slew of award wins in the first half of the year. The brand has been feted for excellence in business development, marketing, social media, HR and CSR practices, and has netted a total of 7 awards in the first half of 2017.

  • Xura Enters Strategic Partnership With Evamp & Saanga to Deliver Superior Support for Customer Engagement Tool, Xura Elements

    Xura, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG), a major innovator in Real-Time Communication (RTC) technology, today announced its forge team had entered into a strategic partnership with Evamp & Saanga, a leading developer of web, mobile and telecom related applications and solutions for the Middle-East, Africa and South-Asia markets. By working together, Evamp & Saanga can now leverage Xura's expertise in enterprise engagement solutions across its own applications, while providing system integration and local sales support across its operating regions, primarily focusing on Xura Elements, built on Xura's forge RTC platform.

  • Yahsat and Hughes to Form Joint Venture to Deliver Satellite Broadband Services

    Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company, and Hughes Network Systems (HUGHES), a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), today announced an agreement to enter into a joint venture to provide commercial Ka-band satellite broadband services across Africa, the Middle East and southwest Asia. This new venture combines Hughes deep expertise as the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services with Yahsat’s unique position and knowledge as the leader in satellite broadband solutions across these regions.  Hughes will purchase a minority interest in the venture.

  • YAHSAT INTRODUCES YAHCLICK WI-FI ENTERPRISE SOLUTION WITH HOTSPOT CLOUD MANAGEMENT PARTNER TANAZA

    Yahsat, the UAE based satellite operator, announced today the launch of YahClick Wi-Fi Enterprise Solution in partnership with Italian Wi-Fi cloud management software provider Tanaza. The announcement coincides with the signing of an agreement between the two companies the terms of which allow Tanaza’s cloud based Wi-Fi management platform to be used along with YahClick Wi-Fi Enterprise Solution across YahClick’s footprint.

  • Yardi Showcasing Innovative Real Estate Technology at Cityscape 2017

    Yardi will demonstrate its latest innovations in investment and property management software at Cityscape 2017, which takes place Sept. 11-13 in Dubai.

  • Yardstick Marketing Management partners with B.E.A.T.S. Foundation to represent global motivational speakers in Dubai

    Yardstick Marketing Management, amidst its varied range of clientele now represents globally celebrated personalities and motivational speakers in Dubai. B.E.A.T.S Foundation, a platform evolved from the industry and regional needs to create more in less, is hosting a hands-on workshop at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, to address the current challenges that industries face on 23rd and 24 November, 2016. B.E.A.T.S Foundation in collaboration with Vinsys, a globally acclaimed individual and corporate training provider in Dubai, Yardstick’s task on hand is to strategically generate media interest and create a buzz around global speakers visit to Dubai in November.

  • Yardstick Marketing Management represents Nick Vujicic, world-renowned motivational speaker in the UAE region

    Yardstick Marketing Management, an integrated marketing solutions company, amidst its varied range of clientele was appointed by Trainings.Today, training specialist in the MENA region to represent Nick Vujicic, a young motivational speaker born with Phocomelia.  The strategically planned two-day activities were successfully implemented and the results were two sold-out shows with Nick.

  • Yas Experiences Appoints VFS Global as Official Representative in India

    Yas Experiences, Yas Island's recently launched trade arm, has signed an agreement with VFS Global, appointing them as the company's representative in the Indian market. The appointment will see the new partner work closely with the Yas Experiences' business development team in Abu Dhabi to promote the leisure and entertainment destination and provide package solutions for trade partners across India.

  • YES BANK Receives Approval From RBI to Open Two International Representative Offices in London and Singapore

    YES BANK, India's fourth largest private sector bank has received Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) approval to open two representative offices in London and Singapore. This is in continuation with YES BANK's international foray to expand services to the NRI population living in London and Singapore and to also be positive for International Business development.

  • Yield hunters look to Saudi bonds

    With the Federal Reserve widely expected to have postponed its rate hike ambitions, the Bank of Japan taking another step (steps, really) further in discussing helicopter money solutions with Former Fed chair Ben Bernanke, and the European Central Bank embarking on its unprecented venture into the corporate bond market, bond investors are seeing future yield returns increasingly squeezed and liquidity conditions deteroriating.

  • YOU’RE HIRED! GORILLAZ APP CODE-CRACKER LANDS A JOB

    Jaguar Land Rover has hired the first of the next generation of electronics and software engineering geniuses following the recent code-breaking recruitment challenge within the Gorillaz app. The brand and the band came together to build a recruitment initiative that seeks to uncover the future of Jaguar Land Rover’s talent.

  • Young Entrepreneurs in UAE Invest in e-commerce as market booms

    E-Businesses constitute one among the fastest growing businesses in the UAE, with more and more UAE residents and national investing in the e-commerce realm. Currently, UAE leads the GCC in e-commerce growth and in 2015, the number of B2C e commerce in the MENA region reached an estimated height of $15 Billion rising from $9 Million from 2012, according to recent surveys from Frost and Sullivan and web-design company Go-Gulf.

  • Youth to Play Vital Role in Dubai’s Development

    Dubai Science Park (DSP), a holistic science-focused business community, hosted the 10th Green Leadership Series under the theme ‘Youth Engagement: The Future is Now and it’s Green’. The panel discussions focused on the crucial role of engaging youth in achieving a sustainable economy in Dubai.

  • Z Services and TitanHQ expand regional cybersecurity technology partnership

    Z Services, an innovative cloud-based cybersecurity solutions provider in the MENA region, and TitanHQ, the award-winning web filtering, email filtering, and email archiving Security-as-a-Service provider, have expanded their existing OEM relationship to embed TitanHQ’s Email Archiving and Web filtering technologies to Z Services’ ‘MERALE’. This follows the successful initial launch of Z Services Anti-Spam SaaS powered by TitanHQ’s Spam Filtering technology. 

  • Z Services Enhances Cloud-based Cybersecurity Suite with OneLogin Partnership

    Z Services, an innovative cloud-based cybersecurity solutions provider in the MENA region, has announced a strategic partnership with OneLogin, industry leaders in Unified Access Management, to bring advanced single sign-on, MFA and unified access identity management capabilities solving this critical issue for customers in a solution that addresses applications in the cloud and on-premise.This will add a critical and differentiating layer to Z Services’ existing and leading cybersecurity-as-a-service portfolio, which customers across the region access in a subscription model, directly from Z Services and from leading telcos.

  • Z7 COMMUNICATIONS TO REPRESENT DUNHILL ACROSS THE MIDDLE EAST

    Z7 Communications, the region’s leading luxury public relations and events agency, is pleased to announce its appointment as the communications partner for dunhill across the Middle East to  support the launch of the new store in The Dubai Mall and enhance brand awareness in the GCC.

  • Zaatar w Zeit to open three new outlets this July

    Cravia, the parent company of Cinnabon, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Zaatar w Zeit and Five Guys, has announced that it will open three new Zaatar w Zeit outlets in July as part of its ongoing expansion plans for the brand, which are designed to meet growing demand by allowing customers to find their favourite Lebanese street food menu at a wider range of locations than ever before.