Amazon and owners of Souq.com talking again? by Ayman Helal in Financials / Deals 12 Mar 2017 Amazon resumed talks to acquire UAE-based online marketplace Souq.com after the owners of Souq had trimmed their expectations of what they can get for Souq. The parties are now negotiating around the level of $650 million U.S., Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share amazon.comMohamed Alabbarnaspersnoon.comSouq.comTiger Global Management Ayman Helal Ayman Helal is a writer and analyst for the MENA region. He works as a Journalist and Editor at Dar- Al Hayat publishing and distribution (A Pan Arab newspaper) since 2011. With more than 7 years of experience in writing, he published several articles in the Lebanese and Arabic media, which handled economic, touristic, political, and social issues.