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The July acquisition of White Payments by Payfort has all the signs of becoming a huge turning point in the MENA's somewhat blossoming e-commerce industry.
As the MENA region's F&B industry continues to soar, most entrepreneurs view this as an opportunity to open up their own F&B business. But Reda Islam, Rashed Islam, and Mahmoud Elsaid were inspired to partake in this growth a little differently.
If a market or industry has room for improvement, and nobody seems to take notice, then sometimes it's best for an entrepreneur to rise to the occasion and initiate change in that sector.
Kidney transplants have become routine, and heart transplants are increasing in prevalence with huge success rates. But, there's a whole new school of thought coming our way, and some of it sounds incredible.
Uber's popularity keeps on growing in the MENA region, with the company now expanding its sharing economy fleet in the capital of Saudi Arabia.
This story takes sports scandals to a whole new level.
At a press conference at Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), Saudi Arabian business magnate HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal made headlines worldwide after pledging his entire US$32 billion wealth to charity.
E-commerce payment services company, PayFort released this year's State of Payments report, highlighting all that you need to know about the region's electronic commerce sales and trends.
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Women of the GCC are slowly (but surely) getting the careers they truly deserve, but there is still some way to go.