United Arab Emirates

Online Excursion Curator DayAway Debuts in UAE
Online Excursion Curator DayAway Debuts in UAE
August 22, 2022  |  International

Online experience-booking platform DayAway has now begun operating in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a press release said. DayAway connects guests with “unique, engaging and...

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AI Firm G42 Launches $10B Technology Fund
AI Firm G42 Launches $10B Technology Fund
August 18, 2022  |  Startups

G42, an artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud computing firm based in the United Arab Emirates, has launched a $10 billion fund to invest in late-stage...

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MENA Weekly: Crypto, eCommerce Reaffirm UAE’s Position as Cornerstone of Regional Economy
MENA Weekly: Crypto, eCommerce Reaffirm UAE’s Position as Cornerstone of Regional Economy
July 22, 2022  |  International

In news from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the United Arab Emirates is a cornerstone of the regional economy, attracting international investment and...

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DIFC Selects Tarabut Gateway for MENA’s First Open Finance Lab Partner 
DIFC Selects Tarabut Gateway for MENA’s First Open Finance Lab Partner 
June 28, 2022  |  Banking

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has chosen the open banking platform Tarabut Gateway as the preferred technical platform partner for its new Open Finance...

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UAE’s ADQ Launches $100M Tech Fund in Jordan
UAE’s ADQ Launches $100M Tech Fund in Jordan
June 09, 2022  |  Investments

The United Arab Emirates’ ADQ has launched a $100 million technology-focused venture capital fund with the Jordanian Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship (MoDEE), according...

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Neobank Weekly: Revolut Launches New Initiative; Monzo Issues Scam Warning
Neobank Weekly: Revolut Launches New Initiative; Monzo Issues Scam Warning
February 25, 2022  |  Digital Banking

Revolut Launches New Initiative This Week Less than a week after London-based digital bank Revolut introduced a new payroll management service in the United Kingdom,...

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Today in Food Commerce: NYC Mulls 15-Minute Grocery Crackdown; Krispy Kreme Uses Dark Store Model
Today in Food Commerce: NYC Mulls 15-Minute Grocery Crackdown; Krispy Kreme Uses Dark Store Model
February 22, 2022  |  Commerce

Today in food commerce, New York City considers banning 15-minute grocery delivery guarantees, and Krispy Kreme looks to grow its delivery business across international markets....

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EDB Banking App Backs 500+ UAE Firms Since September
EDB Banking App Backs 500+ UAE Firms Since September
December 29, 2021  |  International

The Emirates Development Bank said Wednesday (Dec. 29) that since the bank launched its Business Banking App in September, more than 500 United Arab Emirates-based...

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UAE’s Mashreq, Visa Collaborate on Corporate Expense Platform
UAE’s Mashreq, Visa Collaborate on Corporate Expense Platform
October 26, 2021  |  B2B Payments

The United Arab Emirates’ Mashreq Bank is working with Visa on a digital reconciliation platform that can track, trace and analyze company expense accounts, The...

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