Batelco partners with Seef Mall to provide free internet for mall visitors

Batelco, the leading digital communications solutions provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain has partnered with Seef Mall, a leading family shopping and entertainment destination in the Kingdom of Bahrain, to provide free Wi-Fi services at Seef Mall located at Seef District, Muharraq and Isa Town. The partnership was announced at a launch event held at […]

Middle East conglomerate Al Ahli Holding Group goes live with digital transformation

One of the Middle East’s largest conglomerates, Al Ahli Holding Group, has gone live on a digital core to transform the customer experience in 20 countries worldwide, as part of an innovative digital transformation partnership with SAP. Dubai-headquartered Al Ahli Holding Group 9,000 employees across 15 brands including the Dubai Outlet Mall, 117 Live for […]

Fujitsu solution supports LuLu Group’s ambitious growth plans

When the LuLu Group needed to deliver high levels of flexibility and performance as well as the ability to support SAP HANA-based applications, it deployed Fujitsu’s Integrated System PRIMEFLEX for SAP Landscapes. The result was a fast, scalable, flexible and cost-efficient SAP operation supporting the company’s ambitious growth plans. The LuLu Group, based in the […]

Minister launches new e-commerce platform in Qatar

A new e-commerce platform has been launched in Qatar by the Ministry of Transport and Communications. The platform, known as The Turkish Souq, has been officially launched by Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications. He said: “I’m delighted to launch this platform which is set to revolutionise e-commerce in Qatar. The depth […]

Canon holds annual conference for partners from the Middle East

Canon has hosted a gathering of its regional partners from the Middle East and Africa where they witnessed the latest innovative imaging products and solutions that are to transform and support the growth of their businesses in a fast-paced, technologically-enabled future. Held in Dubai over two days, the Annual Partner Conference aimed at further cementing […]

Avaya completes financial restructuring and emerges from Chapter 11

Avaya Holdings Corp. has announced that it has successfully completed its debt restructuring and emerged from chapter 11. Senior executives from Avaya International celebrated the announcement with key channel partners at an Avaya Edge World Tour event hosted in Dubai. Nidal Abou-Ltaif, President, Avaya International, thanked the partners for their commitment and support during the […]

Mobile payment solution developed for fashion retailer Maison BMore

OMA Emirates Group, a provider of cutting edge technology devices for the payment industry, has partnered with Karma Technology, a payment and business solutions software provider in Dubai and successfully completed a safe and seamless mobile payment solution across all 15 Maison BMore outlets. The multi fashion brand stores in the UAE now has a […]

Technological innovations will boost Middle East retail spend

A project to build a major shopping mall in Muscat will contribute to the rapid acceleration of the retail sector in the Middle East. Trade from the Mall of Oman, which will feature 350 outlets in a 137.000 square metres of retail space, will contribute to the growth of the GCC’s retail sector expected to […]

Canon honours KSA channel and introduces it to cloud services

Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging solutions, reinforced its commitment to channel partners in KSA at its annual Imaging Inspired channel partner event. Held at the Mövenpick Hotel, Riyadh, the event brought all its KSA channel partners under one roof highlighting business performance and innovative selling practices. The event, held under the theme ‘Be […]

How to avoid being a victim of cybercrime on Black Friday

By Heino Gevers, Customer experience manager at Mimecast Middle East and Africa Middle Eastern shoppers are growing more comfortable with the idea of online shopping. But is our level of education about the associated risks keeping pace? Considering the rising trends of local data breaches and the number of consumers falling victim to cybercrime, it […]