SIG is expanding its portfolio of paper straws to increase the range of options available to beverage manufacturers, who want to provide consumers with the best convenient and sustainable paper alternative to single use plastic straws.
Taking the first step towards the Group’s 2020 expansion plans, Nikai Electronics, UAE’s homegrown brand and one of the top consumer electronic labels in the GCC, commenced its operations in Egypt earlier this month. The operation setup is expected to build on the organization’s consistent success and further add onto the capabilities of the existing market in Cairo.
The MENA region’s leading payment gateway, HyperPay, announces receiving the required technology permit from Saudi Payments an organization that operates entirely under the supervision of The Saudi Central Bank to enable the new “mada” services to its merchants in Saudi Arabia, proving to be an evolving Saudi-based payment service provider to thousands of merchants in the Kingdom. Activating new e-commerce “mada” services will address the needs of local e-commerce merchants.
The world is moving at a faster pace with globalization being fuelled by technology which is enabling companies to scale beyond borders at a pace of months as opposed to years previously. In this context, Mastercard is collaborating with Meta to support the digitization and growth of SMEs across the MEA region by organizing a training webinar that will provide SMEs insights from industry experts, and a masterclass on how to manage uncertainty from renowned author and academic Nathan Furr, Associate Professor of Strategy at INSEAD. The event takes place on Wednesday, 8 December at 14.00 Gulf Standard Time.