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UAE is likely to see increased cashless transactions by 2020

UAE is likely to see increased cashless transactions by 2020: Xpress Money’s Strategy & Digital Chief

~Regulatory frameworks and foundations being laid for rapid transition to cashless payments~

Dubai, August 14, 2017: Cash is still the reigning king, but that is likely to change rapidly given the UAE’s thrust towards cultivating smart economies, says Xpress Money’s Associate Vice President – Strategy, Digital & BIA, Arundhoti Banerjee.

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Al Ansari Exchange named the ‘Preferred Remittance Centre of the Year’ ….

Al Ansari Exchange named the ‘Preferred Remittance Centre of the Year’ for a third consecutive time at The Filipino Times Awards 2017

Prestigious award given in recognition of company’s excellent service and commitment to Filipino expat community in UAE

UAE, August 14, 2017 –Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has once again been named as the ‘Preferred Remittance Centre of the Year’ in this year’s edition of The Filipino Times (TFT)Awards. The distinction, which the company has won for three consecutive years now, was given in recognition of Al Ansari Exchange’s provision of excellent service and key commitment and support for the Filipino expatriate community in the UAE.Husam Mahmoud, Marketing Manager,Al Ansari Exchange received the award during the gala awards night held recently at the JW Marriott Marquis in Dubai.

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MENA public relations pioneer recognised among ‘Top 50 Game-Changers of PR’ in global ranking

MENA public relations pioneer recognised among ‘Top 50 Game-Changers of PR’ in global ranking

Cicero &Bernay founderAhmad Itani only MENA PR leader inthe PR News globallist

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14August 2017: Ahmad Itani, COO of UAE-based Cicero & Bernay Public Relations (C&B), has been recognisedin PR News’ globalranking of the ‘Top 50 Game Changers of PR for 2017’. C&B is the only PR agency from the MENA region to appear on the list – a global ranking which celebratesindividuals who have been accelerating the expansion and growth of brand communication across the world. Theglobal PR community has been posting its nominations since last spring and the final selections were made recently by the PR News editorial team.

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“Gulf Navigation Holding” marked rapid profit growth in the first half of 2017 by 33%

Gulf Navigation Holdingmarked rapid profit growth in the first half of 2017 by 33%

The company achieved remarkable growth in 2017 and witnessed many outstanding achievements in line with the steady growth of UAE economy

 Dubai – United Arab Emirates – 13/08/2017: The Dubai based“Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC”, listed in Dubai Financial Market (DFM) under “GULFNAV”, has announced 33% growth in net profits by the end of the first half of 2017, compared with the same period of 2016.  This announcement comes concurrently with the new phase the company is launching to strengthen its position and competitiveness globally. Gulf Navigation is aiming to be one of the innovative service providers in the maritime and shipping industry.

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Arabia CSR Network announces deliberation phase…..

Arabia CSR Network announces deliberation phase for nominees of this year’s edition of the Arabia CSR Awards

Shortlisted entries to be evaluated by prestigious panel of judges

UAE, August 13, 2017 – The Arabia CSR Network, the Middle East’s leading training service provider and think tank, has announced the start of the deliberation phase of the nominated entries for this year’s edition of the Arabia CSR Awards 2017, the Arab region’s most prestigious Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awards. After having received a record-breaking number of 106 entries for this year’s awards, judges will now evaluate and select winners based on key criteria and guidelines.

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Schneider Electric and Claroty partner…..

Schneider Electric and Claroty partner to address safety and cyber security challenges in global industrial infrastructure

  • Claroty’s platform provides extreme visibility and real-time ICS/OT network monitoring for Schneider Electric customers
  • Claroty joins Schneider Electric Collaborative Automation Partner Program

Dubai, August 13, 2017Claroty, an innovator in Operational Technology (OT) network protection, andSchneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced today that they are partnering to address safety and cybersecurity challenges for the world’s industrial infrastructure. Under the terms of the agreement, Claroty will market its real-time OT/ICS network monitoring and detection solution to Schneider Electric’s customers through the company’s Collaborative Automation Partner Program (CAPP).

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ABU DHABI GLOBAL MARKET & UAE EXCHANGE…

ABU DHABI GLOBAL MARKET & UAE EXCHANGE JOIN FORCES TO DEVELOP & ENHANCE FINTECH ECOSYSTEM

Partnership enables knowledge transfer, joint FinTech development and real-world testing.

Abu Dhabi, UAE, 12 August 2017: UAE Exchange, the leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has partnered with Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, to support, develop and promote the FinTech ecosystem in Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates.

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