Digitalization to help rebuild world economy & e-commerce amidst COVID-19; Stability in Afghanistan crucial for peace and development of entire region: SCO Secretary-General Fehmida Mirza terms social protection an indispensable art of policymaking Hafiz Pasha says no option but to go back to IMF

Social sector development back on the radar of govts: Dr Suleri. ISLAMABAD: Vladimir Norov, the Secretary-General of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), has said that though coronavirus has incurred enormous damage to public health and global economy, it has brought new opportunities at the same time, accelerating the process of digital… Continue reading

Customs e-commerce clearance facility to support exports in post-corona era

PRGMEA chief asks govt to also launch Digital Market Policy in consultation with stakeholders. The Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association (PRGMEA) on Monday appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Customs to develop an e-commerce automated clearance facility in collaboration with the State Bank, saying the move will prove to… Continue reading

Oman Insurance launches state-of-the-art website with enhanced User Experience

DUBAI: Delivering on its “Customer First” strategy, Oman Insurance Company has launched the new cloud-hosted website www.omaninsurance.ae on market leading Sitecore Digital Experience Platform with a fresh interface, enhanced e-commerce features and a host of digital services. As organizations within the UAE and across the world face the new reality… Continue reading

OpenDNA to acquire China e-commerce business QBID

SYDNEY: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and e-Commerce marketing company OpenDNA Limited has executed the definitive Share Purchase Agreement for the acquisition of China market entry and digital marketing company, Quality Brands International Direct (QBID), expanding the Company’s China-focussed digital marketing capability, e-commerce platforms and revenue. Completion of all conditions precedent to… Continue reading

FPCCI hails first ever E-Commerce Policy

KARACHI: Eng. Daroo Khan Achakzai President of the Federation of the Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) hailed the Prime Minister of Pakistan for devising first ever E-Commerce Policy and underlined the need of its implementation and facilitation to enhance competition and reduce transaction cost and facilitate the large… Continue reading

City Chic plans to acquire US plus size e-commerce business

SYDNEY: City Chic Collective Limited (CCX) advised that it has been nominated as the Stalking Horse Bidder for the e-commerce assets of Avenue Stores LLC (Avenue), which are to be sold via auction in early October. Established more than 30 years ago, Avenue is a US-based specialty retailer of plus… Continue reading

Digital mapping system prepared to keep an eye on e-commerce transactions

ISLAMABAD: Board of Investment (BOI) has designed a digital regulatory system to keep a check on electronic business transactions. “A digital Business Regulatory Mapping Portal has been designed to ensure transparency and accuracy in business transactions through e-commerce,” Chairman BOI Zubair Gilani said at a meeting chaired by PM Khan…. Continue reading

TBC Group acquires Georgian e-commerce company My Group

LONDON: TBC Bank Group has entered into an agreement to acquire a 65% stake in LLC My.ge, the leading classified e-commerce player in Georgia trading under the My.ge Group name. My Group operates in four online marketplace verticals: automotive, automotive spare parts, consumer-to-consumer (C2C) and housing.  With combined 1.7 million… Continue reading

PartsSource launches new e-commerce platform

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The new PartsSource e-commerce platform, unveiled today at the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation® (AAMI) Exchange, offers a newly designed site experience with powerful Artificial Intelligence-driven site search, a streamlined and more efficient ordering process, and evidence-based quality for healthcare technology management (HTM) teams and clinical engineering… Continue reading

Science In Sport Plc opens new e-commerce facility 

LONDON: Science in Sport plc, the premium performance nutrition company serving elite athletes, sports enthusiasts and the gym lifestyle community, announced that it has opened a new e-commerce fulfilment facility in Nelson, Lancashire, to drive the online sales of its PhD and SiS brands. [the_ad id=”31605″]The e-commerce facility, a leasehold… Continue reading