Dubai

DIFC Plans 20 Days of Finance Events

Dubai International Financial Centre announced an series of finance events and activities spanning 20 days, in celebration of the Centre’s 20th Anniversary. From 29 April to 29 May, participants will have the opportunity to engage in a diverse range of

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UAE’s E-Invoicing Model: A Blueprint for the Region?

More than 100 experts from 24 countries gathered in Dubai on February 13 and 14, 2024, for the second edition of the E-Invoicing Exchange Summit. Amid the recent and forthcoming introductions of E-Invoicing in the MENA region, the timing of

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Navigating the Financial Frontier: A Deep Dive into Financial IT Services and Support

Today’s rapidly evolving economic environment demands that technology play an ever-increasing role in supporting seamless transactions, mitigating risks and improving overall efficiency. In an era marked by digital transformation, over 65% of the population in the United States have adopted

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Emirates NBD Partners With Singaporean AI Financial Crime Platform

Emirates NBD announced a strategic partnership with Silent Eight, a technology company which offers an advanced AI and machine learning platform to identify and prevent financial crime. The partnership is in line with Emirates NBD’s vision to be the most

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The E-Invoicing Exchange Summit: Harnessing Global E-Invoicing Best Practices for the Middle East

Governments and tax authorities are driving the need for businesses to adopt E-Invoicing across the globe. As more countries across the Middle East mandate E-Invoicing, tax becomes an integral part of day-to-day finance and commercial operations. In the United Arab

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WRISE Opens Office in Dubai to Enter Middle East Markets

WRISE Group, an independent multi-family office, has appointed Dhruba Jyoti (DJ) Sengupta as CEO of its newly established Middle East subsidiary, located in Dubai. This expansion is part of WRISE’s broader strategy to extend its reach into the United Arab

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DIFC Teams with Julius Baer and Euroclear to Address Digital Estate Planning

The DIFC Innovation Hub, part of the Dubai International Financial Centre, has initiated a collaborative project with Swiss wealth management firm Julius Baer and financial market infrastructure provider Euroclear. The venture focuses on addressing the complexities of estate planning in

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UAE Proptech Silkhaus Closes Pre-Series A

Silkhaus, a Dubai based proptech startup dedicated to revolutionising short-term rentals across the Middle East and Asia, has announced it has raised a multi-million pre-series A financing from San Francisco headquartered Partners for Growth (PFG). The agreement also provides Silkhaus

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UAE’s Business Expense Solution Qashio Partners With Emirates Skywards

Qashio, a UAE-founded fintech company, has recently announced a new partnership with Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates, and flydubai. This collaboration will enable customers to convert Qashio Points into Skywards Miles, opening doors to a wide range

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