Middle East

Bayt launches SMS service platform

Job site Bayt.com recently launched a dedicated SMS service platform in Egypt. This new platform enables professionals in Egypt to ask questions and receive answers and advice from peers and experts in various areas of specialization in a timely and organized manner. The users can ask questions and receive answers via text messages sent from their mobile phones. The new SMS service platform came...

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Job fairs fever in Middle East at year-end

blackjack games In the last five years jobs site Bayt.com has arranged more than 15 job fairs in different countries, including Egypt, Jordan, UAE, Saudi-Arabia – and now in Iraq. Half of Iraq’s population is younger than 25, and 400,000 new jobseekers enter the market for jobs every year. With the cooperation of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its...

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UAE’s Souq launches “White Friday” sale

United Arab Emirates’ (UAE’s) Souq.com, one of the Middle East’s largest e-commerce marketplaces, is set to have a sale bonanza on Nov. 27, and Nov. 28 as part of plans to boost sales to a website that already counts 30 million visits and ten million unique visitors, the e-retailer said in a statement. The sale is dubbed White Friday, latching on to Black Friday in the U.S.,...

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Opensooq app downloaded 2 million times

(Editor’s note: Updated Nov. 11 to fix Opensooq’s number of monthly page views.) Opensooq.com, the Arabic general classifieds platform, said its mobile app has been downloaded more than 2 million times in its first year of operation, making it the largest mobile classifieds app in the Middle East and North Africa region. Jordan-based Opensooq.com, which is owned by the iMENA group,...

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Egypt’s Jobzella gets funds for Gulf countries

Egypt’s Jobzella.com, which dubs itself as the only site offering job and course aggregation services in Arabic, English and Croatian, received a substantial second round of funding from… This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a...

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PropertyFinder.ae relaunches in UAE

PropertyFinder.ae recently launched a redesigned website that offers a faster, easier and more intuitive way for users to search for properties. The new design has a sleeker, responsive interface and offers up to 60 percent fewer banners on the site. PropertyFinder.ae new website provides users with more powerful search experience through several key enhancements, including a redesigned home...

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