The $1bn launch, with financial backing from Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund, has been beta-testing its site for the past two months and finalising launch plans.
The much-anticipated launch of Mohamed Alabbar’s ecommerce venture Noon.com is “just weeks away”, sources familiar with the matter have confirmed.
Amazon.com Inc has agreed in principle to buy UAE-based online retailer Souq.com, one of the best-known names in the Middle East's online shopping market, for half a billion dollars, according to reports by Reuters.
Emirates SkyCargo has been involved in transporting some of the world's best racehorses to Dubai for the Dubai World Cup, which will take place on March 25 at the Meydan racecourse.
Jebel Ali Free Zone has organised a business forum for US companies operating in the free zone to strengthen cooperation and to explore opportunities in a range of major sectors in the Middle East and African regions.
In an efforts to emphasise the importance of defining and adhering to warehouse safety measures among industry professionals, SPAN collaborated with Face Middle East to host an informative Warehouse Safety Seminar.
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DP World is optimistic about growth in emerging markets, undeterred by US President Donald Trump's pursuit of protectionist trade policies.
Drydocks World the international service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors commemorated the yard’s 34th anniversary with a celebration to mark the yard’s achievements and recognize employees for over 30 years of service.
Kale Logistics Solutions, which provides technology solutions to the logistics industry, has increased its international presence with its expansion into the GCC market.
The Bahrain office of the global investment firm Arcapita has announced that it has acquired a portfolio of 10 warehousing facilities in Dubai, for a total transaction value of approximately $150m.
‘MallfortheWorld’ has announced that consumers in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Qatar will now have access to over 150 of the leading retailers in the US through its app, marking its foray into the Middle East.
Panalpina has officially launched its largest logistics and manufacturing facility globally in the logistics sector of Dubai South.
The construction of rail infrastructure is expensive, and the GCC’s macroeconomic climate – recast by the post-2014 oil price decline – has brought the progress of planned projects, and the prioritisation of new developments, into question.
Royal Caribbean’s last ever cruise by Legend of the Seas departs Dubai Cruise Terminal.
Majid Al Futtaim launches largest FMCG distribution centre in the Middle East for Carrefour’s UAE logistics operations.
FedEx Express was included in the Great Place to Work Institute’s Top 10 Companies to Work for in the UAE for the seventh consecutive year.