Path Solutions named KLIFF's Most Outstanding IT Company

Banking software solutions and services company Path Solutions was honored Tuesday as the Most Outstanding IT Company at the 2015 Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum (KLIFF) Awards. "This recognition exemplifies our success and our commitment to provide our clients with the most innovative Shariah-based software solutions," Path Solutions Sales Director Rohana Abdul Munim said. Read More »

Citibank now offers contactless payment option in UAE

Citibank UAE and MasterCard partnered to launch contactless payment technology for Citi MasterCard credit card holders in the United Arab Emirates. Citi is bringing its international experience dealings in contactless payment methods to the UAE in order to expand services. The decision comes as Citi begins to see the UAE as one of the top tech markets in the Middle East. Read More »

Cityquest-KAEC forum to bring top urban planners together to revolutionize Saudi cities

Saudi city planners are coming together with sustainability and economic experts next week at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) for the third Cityquest-KAEC Forum. The forum aims to bring top experts under one roof to help guide the sustainable development of Saudi Arabia’s cities -- especially the KAEC megaproject that is intended to become a major regional business and lifestyle hub. Read More »

Qatar Foundation holds architecture conference highlighting Doha's Education City

Hamad bin Khalifa University recently played host to a two-day architecture conference called “Learning from Education City” and organized by the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF). Education City lies on the outskirts of Doha, and the sprawling facility represents the Qatar Foundation’s flagship development. Read More »

Small businesses have opportunity to meet with large corporations at SME majlis event

The small and medium enterprises (SME) majlis event -- a business-to-business affair dubbed "Meet The Big Boys" -- will be held on Sunday, Dec. 6. SMEs will have an opportunity to present their businesses and pitch products or services to corporations and institutions on Dec. 6 at the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) headquarters in Sanabis between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Read More »

Vital Insights and Infiniti expand into European, Middle Eastern markets

Vital Insights' Foresight Customer Experience Management (CEM) software has expanded Infiniti's customer service abilities. Vital Insights and Infiniti successfully launched the Foresight CEM in the European markets of France, Germany, UK and Italy, and in the Middle Eastern markets of Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Read More »

AXA Gulf opening two offices in Qatar, expanding insurance offerings

Insurance company AXA Gulf said recently it is expanding its offerings and presence in the Gulf region. In the past few months, AXA Gulf representatives began offering yacht and pleasure craft insurance, which they announced at the Qatar International Boat Show. AXA Gulf also plans to open two new locations in The Pearl and Barwa City near Doha, Qatar, by the end of the year. Read More »

Living spaces available in Al Khaleej Village, Wind Tower and Discovery Gardens Dubai

Al Zaeem Commercial Brokers has listed a two-bedroom townhome in Al Khaleej Village in the community of Al Ghadeer for $353,938. The unit is vacant and ready for new occupant. The townhome offers 1,188 square feet of living space including two bedrooms, three bathrooms and separate living and dining spaces. The home also includes a walk-in closet and built-in wardrobes. Read More »

Kumon Bahrain marks 15 years of assisting students with English, math

The Kumon Bahrain tutoring center recently celebrated 15 years of assisting students in Bahrain with their English and mathematics studies. The anniversary was marked by a ceremony in Adliya. In attendance were the center's Executive Director Claire Gaffney; Kumon Institute of Education President Akio Tsunoda and Kumon Europe and Africa President Tadashi Nakatsuka. Read More »

Oman Ministry of Tourism showcases its tourist offerings

As Oman's overall economy grows, tourism is a sector that government officials are hoping will flourish as well. The Oman Ministry of Tourism recently highlighted the nation's tourist attractions at a presentation in Saudi Arabia. Ministry Director General of Tourism Promotion Salim Bin Adey said the goal is to promote "the wonderful range of tourism attractions Oman has to offer." Read More »