Dubai

QPS Global to Pour Us$10 Million Into Middle East Expansion

US Fintech company QPS Global will be expanding its operations in the Middle East, the company has announced. To this end, the company will be making an investment of US$10 million in the region over the next 6-12 months. The

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ZurichPro Expands Digital Capabilities With 360F

Zurich International Life announced that it has expanded ZurichPro’s digital capabilities in partnership with Singapore-headquartered automated advisory fintech 360F.The move will especially service in-force policies, reviewing their sustainability with re-illustration functionalities. 360F’s modern pricing engine, built for the initial launch

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Jingle Pay and Al Fardan to Offer App-Based Expat Remittances

Dubai-based fintech startup Jingle Pay announced that it would be partnering with UAE-based financial services provider Al Fardan Exchange to provide expat remittances via mobile apps. Under the partnership, users will be able to access a mobile app-based remittance solution.

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UAE Fintech Report and Map 2021: Fintech is Booming in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the fintech sector continues to grow and mature on the back of rising adoption of digital payments, booming e-commerce activity and a nascent, yet vibrant, digital banking landscape, a new report by Fintech News

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13 Upcoming Fintech Events in Dubai and 1 Fintech Festival in Abu Dhabi

As movement restrictions are easing up around the world, physical events are coming back. In the Middle East, the region’s top fintech hub, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will be hosting several major fintech conferences and trade shows in the

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UAE Launches National Initiative to Foster the Development of Coding Talent

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched the ‘National Programme for Coders’ which will introduce a series of national initiatives to develop talent, expertise and innovation in the field of coding. The initiative seeks to accelerate the adoption of digital

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Emirates Pay Launched With Deutsche Bank to Offer Account-Based Payment Option

Emirates has announced the launch of Emirates Pay, a new account-based payment method for purchasing air tickets by directly debiting customers’ bank account. Emirates Pay is now available for Emirates customers in Germany and the UK who are purchasing tickets

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Capital Bank Selects Codebase to Build New Digital Banks in Jordan and Iraq

Capital Bank Group has selected open API banking solutions provider Codebase Technologies to build and launch its first fully digital bank in Jordan and Iraq. The strategic partnership will enrich Capital Bank Group’s digital offering to its retail and corporate

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HSBC Goes Live on Dubai Economy’s UAE KYC Blockchain Platform

HSBC has become the fourth founding member to go live on Dubai Economy‘s UAE KYC (Know Your Customer) Blockchain Consortium. The UAE KYC Blockchain Platform is a national ecosystem for the exchange of verified “know your customer” data between licensing

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Pakistani Digital Bank UBL Partners Temenos for Its Digital Transformation

Pakistan’s digital bank UBL has signed an agreement with Temenos and National Data Consultant (NdcTech) to provide and implement a next-generation digital banking solution. Through this agreement, the bank has embarked on a digital transformation journey across all channels, products

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