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Finastra's solutions cover 90% of banks’ needs
20 January 11:19 AM Interview: We look to repeat Finastra Egypt Digital Trade Forum – Serge Tohme
Mubasher: Finastra was founded in 2017 from the merger of two fintech giants, D+H, a leading financial technology provider and Misys, which provides software solutions focused on retail and corporate banking services. Serge Tohme, Managing …
GCC's geopolitical risk is higher in nature than in the past
9 January 05:28 PM Moody’s: 3 factors behind GCC sovereigns’ 2020 negative outlook
Mubasher: Moody's Investors Service explained the factors which led to the negative outlook for sovereign creditworthiness in the Gulf area for the year 2020. A recent report by Moody’s showed that the slowdown in the development of fiscal reforms …
Bahrain launched Cloud First Policy in 2017
7 January 03:58 PM Pakiza Abdulrahman: Gov’t leads cloud adoption in Bahrain; private sector is following – Interview
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Mubasher: Startup Bahrain is a national initiative launched in 2016 for the purpose of facilitating all tools required for small business to build and establish themselves while growing into international and regional …
The decision includes all flights whether to or from Australia
7 January 12:51 PM Etihad Airways facilitates flights for Australians on bushfires emergency
UAE - Mubasher: The UAE airline, Etihad Airways, on Tuesday announced that it will waive flight change fees for the Australian residents affected by the devastating bushfires in Australia.  The decision will be applied on all flights whether to or …
Officials from Kuwait Petroleum Corporation and Qatar Petroleum
5 January 05:00 PM Qatar Petroleum to provide Kuwait with LNG for 15 yrs
Mubasher: Qatar Petroleum has signed a long-term sale and purchase agreement with Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) to annually supply Kuwait with up to 3 million tonnes of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). Upon the 15-year agreement, Qatar Petroleum …
Careem became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uber
3 January 03:46 PM Uber officially completes acquisition of Careem for $3.1bn
Mubasher: American multinational ride-hailing company Uber Technologies has announced the completion of its acquisition of Dubai-based transportation network company Careem for $3.1 billion. Following the closure of the deal, Careem became a …
Trading hours will resume on Sunday, 5 January
25 December 2019 10:34 AM Boursa Kuwait announces New Year’s holiday
Mubasher: Boursa Kuwait announced a two-day holiday on the occasion of the New Year 2020, according to a statement on Wednesday. Kuwait’s stock market referred that it will close on Wednesday and Thursday, 1 and 2 January 2020. Trading hours will …
Al-Zour project in Kuwait
24 December 2019 05:20 PM American JV COOEC-Fluor completes module programme for Kuwaiti project
Mubasher: American multinational engineering and construction firm Fluor Corporation has announced that its joint venture COOEC-Fluor Heavy Industries completed the entire module programme for the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company …
Pakiza Abdulrahman, Manager of Business Development for Startups at EDB
22 December 2019 00:20 PM Pakiza Abdulrahman: We encourage Egyptian startups to set up in Bahrain – Interview
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Bahrain is opening its arms for Egyptian startups with flexible and progressive sentiment, and is keen on doing what is best for organizations, startups, and regulators, as described by Pakiza …
Vera Futorjanski during a panel at RiseUp Summit 2019
22 December 2019 10:50 AM Vera Futorjanski: Startups must focus on solving local challenges – Interview
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Vera Futorjanski, Director of Innovation and Partnerships at 500 Startups, recently participated in the RiseUp Summit 2019, held in the American University in Cairo (AUC) on 5-7 December, where she …
The CEO of IWG - Mark Dixon
18 December 2019 05:03 PM Flexible workspaces can boost local economies by $254bn – Regus Study
UAE – Mubasher: Due to the increasing global migration of flexible office space and co-working spots to areas outside large cosmopolitan cities, a ‘flex economy’ is being created and is likely to contribute over $254 billion to local economies …
Credit Agricole is still developing SMEs portfolio and getting some resources
18 December 2019 02:09 PM Antoine Paliard talks fintech innovation, startup contests – Interview
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Credit Agricole has chosen Infini Systems, an India-based startup, as the winner of the Fintech Hackathon 2019 during the RiseUp Summit, held in Cairo from 5 to 7 December. A total of 30 teams …
Gulf Air became Bahrain’s national carrier in May 2007
16 December 2019 04:30 PM Gulf Air adds Kuala Lumpur to its destinations
Mubasher: Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, will add Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia to its destinations network starting July 2020, with daily flights operated through Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Adding Kuala Lumpur to Gulf Air’s flights is part …
Mohamed Okasha, Managing Director of Fawry
15 December 2019 03:18 PM Interview: Fawry will use blockchain technology – Mohamed Okasha
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Fawry has been in the Egyptian market for over a decade, and recently listed on the Egyptian Exchange (EGX). During this time, the leading e-payment network proved itself as an “enabler”, said …
Mohamed ElKasstawi as a speaker during RiseUp Summit 2019
12 December 2019 01:31 PM ElKasstawi: Stock markets, gov’t can boost performance via digital money – Interview
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Blockchain is increasingly carving out the space within the investment and banking sectors, with cryptocurrencies, tokens, and fiat expected to reshape the future of finance as many countries …
Tribal Credit recently closed a $5.5 million Seed round
12 December 2019 00:04 PM How startups benefit from blockchain at Tribal Credit – Interview with Mohamed ElKasstawi
By: Ingy ElSafy & Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: Startups nowadays should look for new ways to boost their business, and one of these ways is using blockchain technologies and digital money. The US-based Tribal Credit, headquartered in Silicon …
Khalid Al Ballaa, Assem El-Bassal, and Michel Malkoun
11 December 2019 03:17 PM DMS named Exclusive Media Representatives for Mubasher.info
Riyadh – Mubasher: Digital Media Services (DMS), the digital arm of Choueiri Group, has been recently appointed as the ‘Exclusive Media Representatives’ for Mubasher.info, the Middle East and North Africa’s (MENA) most preferred Arabic-language …
Sawiris set the mastering plan for Andermatt
11 December 2019 11:08 AM Except for El Gouna, all projects came by coincidence – Samih Sawiris in RiseUp
By: Ingy ElSafy Cairo -Mubasher: On the final day of the RiseUp Summit 2019, the Egyptian tycoon Samih Sawiris was hosted to talk to the attendees about different topics and events, whether by speaking out on personal or business matters. The …
Kuwait oil closed at $65.41 per barrel
10 December 2019 10:27 AM Kuwait oil ends Monday at $65.41 pb - KPC
Mubasher: Kuwait crude oil climbed by $0.64, to close at $65.41 per barrel (pb) on Monday, compared with $64.77 pb in Friday’s settlement, the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) said. Outside Kuwait, oil prices, however, fell worldwide, after …
Samih Sawiris as a speaker at RiseUp Summit 2019
9 December 2019 04:44 PM Samih Sawiris speaks out on personal & business habits during RiseUp
By: Ingy ElSafy Cairo – Mubasher: A lot of people lack the presence of a role model or mentor in their lives to take after and aspire when it comes to both personal and business matters. The Egyptian billionaire Samih Sawiris has opened up before …
Dubai International Airport
9 December 2019 04:32 PM Dubai Airports prepares to cut single-use plastics
UAE – Mubasher: As the clock is ticking towards the self-imposed deadline to ban single-use plastics, Dubai International Airport (DXB) is actively laying the groundwork to eliminate plastic cutlery and drinking straws. In June 2019, Dubai …
Samih Sawiris during RiseUp Summit 2019
8 December 2019 05:21 PM Samih Sawiris gives tips to startups, mentions El Gouna Hub during RiseUp
By: Ingy ElSafy Cairo Mubasher: When asked about his advice to the youth who want to establish their own business and startups, the Egyptian billionaire Samih Sawiris said, during the RiseUp Summit 2019 that was on 5-7 December at the American …
Sandra Farid interviewing Samih Sawiris during RiseUp Summit 2019
8 December 2019 03:54 PM Samih Sawiris comments on “Thomas Cook Germany” during RiseUp
By: Ingy ElSafy Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian mogul and billionaire Samih Sawiris said: “I have been laughing for the past three days because of this news” when he was asked, during the RiseUp Summit 2019, about the latest news on acquiring …
Kuwaiti oil minister Khaled Al Fadel
6 December 2019 03:08 PM Kuwait’s oil minister rebuffs reported OPEC agreement on supply cuts
Mubasher: Kuwaiti oil minister Khaled Al Fadel on Friday dismissed reports on an agreement among members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on cutting their collective supply by 500,000 barrels per day to 1.7 million …
Novak met his Saudi counterpart Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman
6 December 2019 11:53 AM Saudi-Russian trade exchange grows 54% in 9M–Novak
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi-Russian trade exchange grew by 53.8% over the first nine months of 2019 on the prior year, Russian energy minister Alexander Novak said. The volume of trade exchange between Saudi Arabia and Russia amounted to $1.2 billion …