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Mastercard signs MENA region’s first Tap-on-Phone agreement with Geidea
Business & Money | Tuesday 13 April, 2021 11:01 am
Global technology company Mastercard, and Geidea, the largest fintech company in Saudi Arabia by market share, have announced a strategic partnership agreement to accept Mastercard payments on Tap-on-Phone solution in Saudi Arabia – the first such agreement to be signed in the Middle East and...
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 13 April, 2021 2:01 am
Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA), the national flag carrier of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and The International Air Transport Association (IATA), today announced a partnership to trial IATA Travel Pass, a digital health pass that aims to support the safe reopening of borders and assist in the...
Cisco Provides Customers Unmatched Visibility Across Applications and the Internet
Business & Money | Tuesday 13 April, 2021 1:55 am
Cisco today announced new software-delivered solutions offering technology teams greater visibility of what is happening anywhere across their corporate networks, at any time. By integrating ThousandEyes internet and cloud intelligence with AppDynamics and Cisco’s most widely deployed switching...
KPMG Report: Saudi Healthcare Revenue Management System to Undergo Major Transformation
Business & Money | Tuesday 13 April, 2021 1:31 am
KPMG’s latest report on Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) in the Saudi healthcare sector marks a further step in the Kingdom’s healthcare transformation. As part of Saudi Vision 2030 and the National Transformation Programme, the Ministry of Health is transforming from being an all-in-one payer,...
Bab Al Qasr Hotel & Residences Appoints Food & Beverage Director Elias Saad to Revamp its Culinary Experience
Tourism & Hospitality | Monday 12 April, 2021 1:09 pm
Meet the social face of the capital’s flourishing Food & Beverage dining scene.Bab Al Qasr Hotel & Residences is excited to announce Mr. Elias Saad as newly appointed Food & Beverage Director. With over 20 years’ experience in Abu Dhabi’s Food & Beverage scene, he is tasked to ...
Digital Next Summit 2022 offers ‘infinite possibilities’ with new hybrid format in Abu Dhabi
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 10:21 am
February 2022 dates confirmed for two-day conference exploring the digital transformation of government services Digital Next Summit 2022, a powerful global summit in Abu Dhabi exploring the future of digital transformation in a post-pandemic world, will be held as a hybrid event from 22-23...
Hajj Ministry announce Ramadan guidelines for Umrah and prayers
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:52 am
 The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has set guidelines and protocols for issuing Umrah and prayer permits for the month of Ramadan. Vaccinations are at the top of the priority list as no worshippers are allowed into either Makkah’s Grand Mosque or Madinah’s Prophet’s Mosque without...
Mohammed bin Rashid launches ‘100 Million Meals’ to provide food support in 20 countries
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:51 am
Every AED1 donation will provide one meal for someone in need   Beneficiary countries include Sudan, Lebanon, Jordan, Pakistan, Angola, Uganda and Egypt. MBRGI teams up with MBRCH, UN World Food Programme and food banks across the region to deliver food parcels to people in need ...
Saudi authorities urge public to follow precautions to ensure safe Ramadan
Healthcare | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:50 am
With a few days to go before the start of Ramadan, Saudi health authorities are warning the Kingdom’s residents to remain vigilant and stick to safety precautions put in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). During a press conference on Sunday, Ministry of Health...
Emirates and Sheraa sign MOU to cultivate startup ecosystem and support the next generation of entrepreneurs in the UAE
Government | Monday 12 April, 2021 9:39 am
Emirates has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) to strengthen and expand the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the UAE. The agreement makes Emirates an official Strategic Partner of Sheraa, offering discounted fares to and from its network of...