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Tag Archives: SME

Can banks do more to support SMEs in the UAE?

SMEs are the backbone of the UAE’s economy, accounting for around 94%of businesses in the country Against a backdrop of geopolitical and economic instability, the financial services industry has a crucial role to play in helping SMEs navigate a challenging climate. Beyond simple financing products, banks can support SMEs by providing a broader range of tools to enable them to …

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Entrepreneurial growth set to accelerate in 2019

The number of entrepreneurs who have benefited from the start-up, advisory and development services of Dubai SME now stands at 34,694 With a steady stream of initiatives being launched to support the small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) sector in the UAE, experts at the SME World 2019 summit said that entrepreneurial growth will continue to accelerate in the coming years. …

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IPO surge: Saudi SMEs help 2017 hit a five-year high

The first quarter of 2017 saw 10 new initial public offerings (IPOs) registered on the stock markets among the six members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), a five-year record high and propelled by Saudi Arabian small and medium-sized businesses, according to a press release issued by consultancy firm PwC. IPO news in the region is important, as Saudi Arabia, …

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Tejari signs MoU with Dubai SME to streamline procurement services

Dubai SME to launch own procurement portal for members using Tejari technology Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Leading strategic procurement company Tejari, has announced the signing of a MoU with Dubai SME, the agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector to deploy a dedicated eProcurement platform for …

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ITFC, catalyst group TIE partnership for SME Trade Development in support of Vision 2030 of Saudi Arabia

As a strategic step towards the development of the small-to-medium-sized enterprises (or “SMEs”) in Saudi Arabia, the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, and Catalyst Group inked an Engagement Agreement to commence ITFC’s KSA SME Program to boost the SME Trade development. Through this partnership, ITFC will be piloting a SME Trade …

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Huawei expands regional SME support through new channel partnership with FDC International

Huawei’s channel ecosystem continues to grow to support digital transformation capabilities for SMEs and Enterprises in the Middle East. Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, has appointed FDC International as regional volume distributor in the Middle East to support the growing need by SMEs for new ICT solutions that enable them to access enterprise level ICT capability. FDC International …

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SMEs benefit from Qatar Development Bank’s “Jahez 2” workshop in Doha

Qatar Development Bank organized a workshop on “Jahez 2”, which was held on Monday, April 4, 2016 at the Four Seasons Hotel, which Qatar Development Bank has provided 14 new industrial facilities to support the growth of the food and beverages sector in Qatar. Qatar Development Bank launched its “Jahez 1” initiative several months ago, which included 32 industrial facilities, …

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Qatar Development Bank Launches “Qatar’s SME Ranking Program”

In Cooperation with Qatar Chamber. Qatar Development Bank announced today the launch of its “Qatar’s SME Ranking Program” during a press conference that was organized in cooperation with Qatar Chamber. The press took place at QDB ‘s Headquarters. The conference aim was to shed the light on Qatar’s SME Ranking Program and the advantages it will provide to the private …

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ADNIC signs partnership with The Mohammed Bin Rashid Fund for SME Support

The partnership will offer comprehensive protection to budding entrepreneurs across the UAE. Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company ( ADNIC ) today announced the signing of a partnership with the Mohammed Bin Rashid Fund for SME Support (The Fund), an initiative of Dubai SME, the agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai mandated to develop the small and …

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du’s Business Connect plan a complete solution to support SME growth

du ‘s Business Connect plan offers customers faster broadband, devices, office 365 and 24/7 business support. du brings simplicity and the best value to SMEs by providing an all-in one solution to support their business growth. Give your business the best start with du ‘s new Business Connect – a pioneering plan that brings simplicity to business customer’s telecommunications needs. …

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