Author Archives: Yousef Baarah

About Yousef Baarah

Yousef is Venture Magazine’s Associate Principal, and Senior Business Development Associate at Amman TV. He can be reached at y.business.g.b@gmail.com

Arab Bank Group first half 2021 net profits grow by 20%

Arab Bank Group reported net income after tax of $182.4 million as compared to $152.1 million for the same period last year, recording a growth of 20%. During the first quarter of 2021, Arab Bank consolidated the financial statements of…

UK and Jordan Trade Agreement

UK and Jordan Trade Agreement comes into effect

The Jordan-UK Association Agreement will ensure ambitious trade cooperation with Jordan while also securing continued preferential trade for British and Jordanian businesses and consumers helping to boost vital trade and investment. The new Association Agreement reaffirms the deep interest of…

UK PM 100 Days Target for New Vaccines

UK’s PM Announces 100 Day Target to Create New Vaccines

PM Boris Johnson will call on world leaders to back efforts to speed up the development of new vaccines, treatments and tests at G7 meeting The Prime Minister is setting out his ambition to cut the time to develop new…

Jeeny

AC MILAN SIGNS JEENY AS OFFICIAL REGIONAL PARTNER

The Middle Eastern ride-hailing app becomes a regional partner of AC Milan in Saudi Arabia, Jordan and UAE AC Milan and Jeeny have announced a multi-year partnership that will see the latter become the Official On Demand Transportation Partner of…

EBRD Green

Amman to Introduce New Bus Fleet Under EBRD Green Cities Program

The population of Amman will benefit from the introduction of a new bus fleet in the Jordanian capital thanks to its participation in EBRD Green Cities, the Bank’s pioneering urban sustainability program. In a first Jordanian project under the initiative, the…

BBC Earth Announces A Perfect Planet with Sir David Attenborough

BBC Earth has announced a brand-new series narrated by legendary English broadcaster and natural historian, Sir David Attenborough. A Perfect Planet explores the great forces of nature that support, drive and enable life on earth, and features breath-taking scenery set…

AMAZON PAYMENT

AMAZON PAYMENT SERVICES LAUNCHES IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

AMAZON PAYMENT SERVICES LAUNCHES IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA TO EMPOWER BUSINESSES TO GO ONLINE WITH SIMPLE, AFFORDABLE, AND TRUSTED PAYMENT EXPERIENCES Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Payment Services, a payment processing service in the Middle East…