Tag: Amman

transport woes

Regulating Ride-Hailing

The government’s recent crackdown on ride-hailing apps like Uber and Careem is short-sighted and represents a losing battle. A process of planned integration should be developed, in which new services are legalized, existing operators are protected, and the sector’s competitiveness is…

telecoms

Venture at 10: Zain and Orange

Zain and Orange Date of Interviews: Zain’s CEO Ahmad Hanandeh in January 2012, and Orange’s CEO Jean-Francois Thomas in February 2013 As dominant players within the important telecoms sector, the CEOs of Zain and Orange have frequently voiced their opinions…

ReserveOut

ReserveOut Raises $4 million in Latest Funding Round

ReserveOut, the leading online restaurant reservations platform and table management system provider in the Middle East and other growth markets, just announced a Series A raise of over $4 million led by regional VC firm Silicon Badia with the participation…

Tahboub

Tahboub Automotive Announces The Launch of All New ‘Stunning Civic’

The Jordanian International Automobile Trading Company (Tahboub Automotive), the certified distributor of Honda vehicles in Jordan, announced the launch of all new ‘Stunning Civic’ during the press conference held at the company’s showroom located at Mecca Street, on Monday, April…

Edelman

Edelman Global Affiliate Network – Bidaya Joins

Edelman, a leading global communications marketing firm, and Bidaya Corporate Communications, Jordan’s leading public relations and event management agency, have announced the appointment of Bidaya as Edelman’s exclusive affiliate in Jordan. The first Jordanian public relations agency to be named…

Deloitte

Deloitte releases first Arabic summary of IPSAS standards

 Deloitte responds to rising trend of accrual accounting adoption by central governments in the Arab World  2015 has been a dynamic year for public sector implementations of accrual accounting worldwide. The next few years are expected to witness a continued…