Tradeling makes freight booking simple, convenient and cost-effective with exclusive Freightos.com partnership

Tradeling, the hyper-growing eMarketplace focused on business-to-business (B2B) transactions in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, brings another innovative and value-added service for the business community through simple, effective and cost-competitive freight booking and management. Marking a regional first, Tradeling has launched Tradeling Smart Freight, augmenting B2B eCommerce with real-time freight procurement via Freightos.com, the world’s largest digital freight marketplace. With Tradeling Smart Freight, powered by Freightos.com’s Freight-as-a-Service, businesses can benefit from online, real-time access to compare, book and manage their air, ocean and land freight services whether they are active on the Tradeling platform or not. The … Continue reading Tradeling makes freight booking simple, convenient and cost-effective with exclusive Freightos.com partnership

Fortinet Appoints New Regional Channel Director for Middle East

Shane Grennan will direct and manage Fortinet’s regional enterprise and alliance partner network Fortinet,a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has appointed Shane Grennan as its Regional Channel Director for Enterprise and Alliance partners in the Middle East. Grennan will report to Alain Penel, Regional Vice President for the Middle East. In this role, Grennan will direct and oversee Fortinet’ 3000+ partners and alliance community in the region. He is responsible for setting the vision and strategy for Fortinet’s engagement with its largest regional, GSI, OT and Cloud partners in the region and ensuring the execution of … Continue reading Fortinet Appoints New Regional Channel Director for Middle East

COVID-19 impact on the Events Industry

Practical Solutions for Event Planners during the Pandemic The events industry has been affected negatively with the current pandemic resulting in unemployment and tough times for related industries. Shereen Shabnam speaks to Shenin Hamid, CEO of Inspire Group ME on what she has learnt from her own experience of starting an agency with no capital and how focusing on technology has supported the Inspire Group in 2020. What has the agency done to still be relevant in the ‘new normal’? Inspire has always innovated since conception. We started as an event staffing agency and now are a full service scenic, … Continue reading COVID-19 impact on the Events Industry

Hakbah Signs Strategic Partnership with Visa to issue prepaid cards

Hakbah, an alternative financial saving platform based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, today announced that it has signed a multi-year strategic partnership agreement with Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, to issue Visa prepaid cards to its customers in Saudi Arabia and GCC.   Hakbah is modernizing financial saving via its intelligent platform by offering a comprehensive one-stop-shop solution for Savings Groups to initiate, manage, join, and pay directly within the mobile app. The solution offers customers a convenient and simple method for Savings Groups’ habit.  “We are proud to partner with Visa, and we envision this will enable Hakbah and … Continue reading Hakbah Signs Strategic Partnership with Visa to issue prepaid cards