Mary Sophia

ARTICLES

1 year ago

YouTube Steps Into Lucrative Streaming Market With New Music Streaming Service

YouTube has announced that it is launching a new music streaming service that will offer both video and audio streaming services. The launch comes as it looks to compete head on with other firms in...
1 year ago

Farnese Blue Diamond Sells For $6.7 Million At An Auction

A 300-year old Farnese Blue diamond that was in possession of royal families was auctioned off for a whopping $6.7 million in Geneva. The 6.16-carat-pear-shaped blue diamond, which was in the market...
1 year ago

Uber Mulls Launching Its Ride Sharing Option Uber Pool In The Middle East

Ride-hailing firm Uber is reportedly assessing options to launch its ride sharing service Uber Pool that allows the drivers to pick up multiple passengers in a single trip even as the company looks...
1 year ago

Dubai Is Now Home To The World’s Largest Rolex Boutique

Luxury Swiss watchmaker Rolex has opened doors to the world’s largest Rolex boutique in Dubai Mall. Th opening could be an indication of revival of demand within the luxury retail segment in the...
1 year ago

Insurance Tech Firm Aqeed Launches After Bagging $18 Million In Funding

Aqeed, an insurance tech platform, has officially launched in the U.A.E. after securing about $18 million in Series A funding. The funding, which was one of the largest amount that was raised by an...
1 year ago

Saudi Arabia’s Non-Oil Income Jumps By 63% As Reforms Take Effect

Saudi Arabia revealed that its non-oil income rose by 63% during the first quarter of 2018 due to its tax collection drive and other economic reforms. The government netted close to SAR 52.3 ($14...
1 year ago

Dubai Holdings Reveals Plans For New $270 Million Digital Bank

Investment firm Dubai Holdings said that it planned to invest close to $270 million over the next five years to form a digital bank in the U.A.E. The new bank will be later expanded to the Middle...
1 year ago

Apple’s Shares Surge As Warren Buffett Increases Stake

Shares in Apple Inc surged as high as 4%, closing at $183.84 on May 4 after news emerged that the billionaire and notable investor Warren Buffett increased his shares within the company. Buffett...