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Uber Fined $1.2 Million From U.K. And Dutch Authorities Over Data Breach

Kuwait-Based Agility's Subsidiary Awarded $236.4 Million Deal By UN Support

Germany's Wintershall Acquires 10% Stake Of Abu Dhabi Ghasha Concession

Facebook's Dreams For WhatsApp Are Under Threat From Old-Fashioned SMS

Billionaire B.R. Shetty’s Finablr Preps For A London Listing

Egypt-Based Swvl Raises Millions In Series-B Funding Round

Majid Al Futtaim Acquires Mobile Wallet App Beam

With Five New Supply Deals, Saudi Aramco Might Top China's Crude Oil Suppliers

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1 week ago

Uber Fined $1.2 Million From U.K. And Dutch Authorities Over Data Breach

Ride-sharing giant Uber has been fined more than $1.2 million by U.K. and Dutch authorities over a data breach that affected nearly 57 million users worldwide in 2016.
By Amany Zaher 6 min read
2 weeks ago

Kuwait-Based Agility's Subsidiary Awarded $236.4 Million Deal By UN Support Office In Somalia

Agility DGS Logistics Services will be starting traditional work on the contract in November and assumes full responsibility for execution in February 2019.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
2 weeks ago

Germany's Wintershall Acquires 10% Stake Of Abu Dhabi Ghasha Concession

Germany’s largest crude oil and natural gas producer Wintershall Holding GmbH has acquired a 10% stake in ADNOC's Ghasha ultra-sour gas mega project .
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read
2 weeks ago

Facebook's Dreams For WhatsApp Are Under Threat From Old-Fashioned SMS

Around two thirds of businesses in Europe are looking at using SMS for the first time to communicate with customers, according to a survey conducted by Commify. 
By Parmy Olson 8 min read
2 weeks ago

Billionaire B.R. Shetty’s Finablr Preps For A London Listing

The initial public offering would be in the first half of 2019, reports suggest. 
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 weeks ago

Egypt-Based Swvl Raises Millions In Series-B Funding Round

The startup did not reveal the exact funding amount but said that it is in the tens of millions, effectively making it one of the biggest rounds of funding in the MENA region.
By Amany Zaher 6 min read
2 weeks ago

Majid Al Futtaim Acquires Mobile Wallet App Beam

The new acquisition grants Majid Al Futtaim ownership of Beam’s IP rights, branding, and e-wallet services across the region.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
2 weeks ago

With Five New Supply Deals, Saudi Aramco Might Top China's Crude Oil Suppliers By 2019

The new deals mark a record for both China and Aramco as the crude oil supply agreements volume is unprecedented for China, while Saudi Aramco has rarely sold these many barrels of oil to a single...
By Nermeen Abbas 6 min read