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Amazon users can now log into Souq.com

Amazon users can now log into Souq.com

US online retailer Amazon users are able to login to Dubai-based Souq.com using their Amazon account details. The sign-in facility come after Amazon announced acquisition of Souq’s in March. The login feature, available both the web and mobile apps, will ...

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UAE's mobile phone penetration rises to 228%

UAE's mobile phone penetration rises to 228%

Mobile phone usage in the UAE increased to 228.3 phones per 100 people in the first quarter of 2017, according to statistics issued by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA). There was also an increase of more than 132,000 new subscriptions ...

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E-commerce sales rise 51% in Ramadan – study

E-commerce sales rise 51% in Ramadan – study

Consumer internet activity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is expected to rise sharply during Ramadan, newly released data from 2016 suggests. Technology marketing firm Criteo analysed a million transactions from more than 100 retail and travel advertisers ...

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Dubai's Aster DM Healthcare considers London for IPO

Dubai's Aster DM Healthcare considers London for IPO

Aster DM Healthcare is planning an initial public offering next year as the Dubai-based medical provider seeks to take advantage of improved market sentiment for the Arabian Gulf. The company aims to sell 10 percent of shares by October 2018, ...

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DAFZA's sales revenue rises 7% in Q1 2017

DAFZA's sales revenue rises 7% in Q1 2017

Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) reported a seven percent rise sales revenue as number of registered companies grew by 31 percent in the first three months of 2017 compared to same period last year. The authority also claimed it has ...

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