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Joel Barrick

Joel Barrick
A Getir delivery driver in the Netherlands, one of the Turkish company's last remaining European markets

Turkey’s Getir exits Europe and US to focus on home market

Turkish grocery delivery startup Getir has announced that it is leaving the European and US markets to focus on Turkey. Getir had already exited the French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese markets in 2023, and will now cease operations in the UK, the US, Germany and the Netherlands. These account for 7 percent of its revenue. […]

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Learn from the experts on implementing AI in business

AGBI brought together AI experts from around the world to tackle the “less familiar but more strategically critical” aspects of the subject that has captured global attention with its possibilities – and risks. The panel at AGBI‘s VIP event at the Capital Club in Dubai consisted of: Groopman pointed out that making proper use of […]

Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri

Cop28 urges nations to put food at heart of climate action

The UAE has called on governments around the world to put food at the centre of their climate-change agendas. Speaking at the UN Food Systems Summit in Rome on Monday, Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, the UAE’s minister of climate change and the environment and Cop28 food systems lead, invited governments to sign the Leaders Declaration […]

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Private vaults fill the gap as banks abandon deposit boxes

Private vaults in Dubai are emerging to take the place of the safety deposit boxes once provided by traditional banks. Costs, concerns over legal liability and the rise of online banking have made providing safety deposit boxes less appealing for banking giants. Capital One, HSBC, Barclays and JPMorgan Chase have all withdrawn from the market. […]

Goldman Sachs stock exchange

Goldman Sachs plans Abu Dhabi office after 1MDB scandal

An internal memo seen by Bloomberg shows that Goldman Sachs Group Inc is opening an office in Abu Dhabi Global Market, a free trade zone in the UAE capital, adding to its hubs in Doha, Dubai and Riyadh. Assuming the office receives regulatory approval, it will mark a significant step forward in the rehabilitation of […]